Author Archives: Brian

About Brian

Engineer. Aviator. Educator. Scientist.

The Problem with Big Data is that You Can’t Change

Near the end of May 26, 2015, Paul Mampilly wrote an article titled, “How Big Data Will Change Your Everyday Life”, published in the Professional Speculator.  He noted that data can see the future.

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Subnets, Netmasks and Routing IP Packets

Pretend you are a router.  If you are at a certain IP and you have a certain destination IP to handle, do you send it to a router gateway, or can your computer talk directly with the destination?

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Bitcoin is One of Many Cryptocurrencies

On 10/25/17, Kim Iskyan from Stanberry Churchouse Research published in Daily Wealth about investing bias holding people back from cryptocurrencies simply because it’s something they’re unfamiliar with.

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GDAX Cryptocurrency Downside

After trying multiple times, GDAX would not let me register because it would not accept my address.   The reply from GDAX customer support scares me.  Excerpted below.

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Was that Insurance, Policy, Coverage, or Payment ?

Real story. October 2017. Samuel lives in Florida. He was laid off from his job, but was capable enough to start his own consulting business. That’s what he’s supposed to do in America. Strike out on his own, and make … Continue reading

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