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Imposter!

Syndrome n. “A group of symptoms that consistently occur together or a condition characterized by a set of associated symptoms.” Not exactly a Phobia, like Trypophobia, that reaction of wanting to shiver and toss up your lunch at the sight … Continue reading

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Keeping the Legacy Alive

Virtualization, “The Cloud”, Internet of Things, Self-Driving Cars, Drones, Virtual/Augmented Reality, 3D Printing, Quantum Computing, Nanotechnology. I could continue with a further list of the dizzying array of numerous other modern, bleeding edge, technological advancements in the technology industry that … Continue reading

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The Robertson Tunnel

Since it has been a few years without any further unexplainable events, I have decided that it is safe to relate a tale of one particularly unusual day I had that continues to make me question our place in reality, … Continue reading

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Initial Thoughts on the Aftershokz Trekz Titanium Headphones

Ok, full disclosure, I’m not a professional product reviewer, so my “review” is more just a gadget geek’s perspective and initial thoughts on whatever I might be trying out and feel the urge to write about. Today, it’s the Trekz … Continue reading

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PC LOAD LETTER

By trade I am an IT Professional. As an IT Pro many of us tend to disagree and fight over many different things. Whether Linux, OSX, or Windows is better. Which firewall appliance, wireless access point, switch, whatever brand is … Continue reading

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What the hell has happened to us

Where have we gone? Where have we drifted to as a species? When we can have a flagrantly immoral, publicity seeking whore throw the entire Women’s Rights movement and Battle for Equality and Respect back to the Dark Ages with one … Continue reading

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BOHICA The New Trend in IT

Just in case you’re not sure. BOHICA stands for Bend Over, Here It Comes Again. It started with BYOD or Bring Your Own Device. A plague with far too much material online for me to feel the need to add … Continue reading

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First Do No Harm

I’m tired. I’m burnt out, depressed, sick of an existence where every day it’s “Stand up, only to get knocked down again”. Where every day it’s a struggle to not simply give up. Where I literally have nothing positive to … Continue reading

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Challenging a Techno-Social Myth

I was initially going to call this write up Challenging Einstein which would have been way more eye catching of a title. However, Einstein never actually said the quote listed in the photo below so I would have been propagating … Continue reading

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The Darkside and the Geekside

This isn’t really an IT related post. It’s more of a “What makes Rigsby tick” post. I know, damned scary thought. I know full well there are many online friends who have had their fill of my mood swings, self-deprecating … Continue reading

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