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Argentina – a warning to the United States and China

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One can wonder why it is that North America is prosperous, but Latin America has fallen far behind. After all, about 500 years ago both started from the same point. Why did some end...
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A Programmer’s Guide to Creating an Eclectic Bookshelf

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Every developer should have a bookshelf. The possible set of texts in his cabinet are myriad, but not every collection gives a programmer a variety of tools. With an eclectic set of weapons, a...
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AI & Creativity: Deep Dream comes true

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Artificial Intelligence always fascinated me. Not only as a useful set of tools, continuously evolving, but also as an experiment field. Some years ago, as Neural Network-based solutions popped up everywhere, it was a breakthrough. A...
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Your wallpaper is a reflection of your mood.

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And it affects your productivity. Sensory response, through vision, can invoke a sense of emotion. Like seeing an advertisement at the subway as we wait for our train to come, those L.E.D’s are silently doing...
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To Gain an Edge, Influencers Move Markets

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Influencer marketing raises several questions: Not only what is it, but is it still a thing? Henny Mohenyi Maruapula adamantly affirms the second part. After all, he makes his livelihood in the trade. Through his...
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Your business is built on the foundations you exhibit.

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Brick by Brick, regardless of your presence. You can learn a lot by observing children about the parents who raised them. Similarly, you can learn a lot about a business by observing how the employees conduct...
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Gift of life confronts social taboos

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It’s an implanted fact: According to the American Transplant Foundation, 20 patients in the United States die every day due to lack of available organs for transplant. Up to eight lives can be saved...
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Forget about Oil, Water is the future.

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We’re not running out of alternatives for fuel. The energy sector was once a booming glory of investors, no matter the market’s state — the argument could always be made for Liquid Gold. Oil. The Pinnacle of all...
5 Awesome Open Source Software In 2020

5 Awesome Open Source Software In 2020

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Community driven projects with the end-users in mind, the non-profit heroes we take for granted Ever wondered why Chrome (or the New Edge) is such a cool browser? For those of you, non-techies Chrome is...
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The Dawn Of A New Day In Germany

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Germany has been front-page news around the world lately, as perhaps there is Schadenfreude in some quarters regarding what appears to be collapsing German political stability. In the key Southern Germany state of Bavaria,...
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If Capitalism is a failure, then what is the Alternative?

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In the current political sphere along its rhetorical voyage, we all can meet face to face with buzzwords such as Capitalism, socialism, liberal, or social Democracy. Those words are often within the legit context....
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Year-end rally to come in global equities, led by emerging markets

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I recently wrote that I would be enlisting the help of friends and family to help make up for some of my weaknesses when it comes to investment thinking, writing and executing. I am...
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Why I didn’t attend my graduation.

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…I kinda sorta fell asleep, and here’s why “Degrees” are bullshit. Alright, who’s next — alright Nabeel Tahir, may you please approach the stage. “He’s not here.” “Where is he?” “He’s asleep, I think.” “He’s not here for his...
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Should we be worried about our past?

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On leaving behind digital breadcrumbs. In his revealing and subliminal book on Business Strategy, Only the Paranoid Survive, Intel’s C.E.O Andrew S. Grove (God rest his soul) wrote one of the most eerie sentence; “In technology,...
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Organizational Change Begins with Me

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They teach us that a significant role in the transformation of an organization is played by clearly defined business goals, the relationship of a leader with people and well-chosen communication tools. And although I...
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A Possible Conspiracy Theory for Bitcoin’s Prolonged Stability, Despite Much Positive News

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This story is just a theory and I have no idea if this is true or not, it is simply an opinion. Enjoy! Bitcoin has remained at the same price of around $6,600 for the...
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Lead by Example, Not Force.

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It’s a lot easier to set the rules in place, and have them enforced through management. It’s difficult, to lead by setting an example — a technique I think is more valuable than forced rules...
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The leader of the deceived

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Five years ago, Donald Trump launched his presidential campaign. When it became obvious that he was serious, in August of 2015, I challenged his concept of the immigration policy. I agree with those who...
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The politically incorrect commencement speech

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Dear 2020 graduates: You already have gotten one slap in the face with all ceremonies and the following parties being canceled. Have your second cheek ready for further blows of reality. There will be a...
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Are we having a dress rehearsal for a police state?

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In his syndicated column, Dennis Prager claims that we are amid a dress rehearsal for a police state. He alleges that the coronavirus related rules limiting our abilities to conduct our lives as usual...