Category: news

Stay Informed: Why College Tuition Has Increased So Much

Stay Informed: Why College Tuition Has Increased So Much

A topic which has garnered significant attention in recent years – and especially during the presidential campaigns – is the significant increases in college tuition and the consequent backbreaking increases in student debt. Doug...

How To Easily Save 30,000 Lives Each Year

How To Easily Save 30,000 Lives Each Year

I’ve been talking about self-driving cars for years, even posted about it on this site. I can’t wait for cars to drive themselves, for personal and selfish reasons, but there are several really good reasons for...

Bill Gates and Mosquitos

Bill Gates and Mosquitos

Bill Gates has a long history. I remember reading a biography of him when I was a teenager. At that point Gates was both respected and hated. Microsoft had an iron fist on much...

Why the Healthcare.gov fiasco SHOULD teach us to Open Source Government Application Development.

Why the Healthcare.gov fiasco SHOULD teach us to Open Source Government Application Development.

We Spent How Much?! According to The Daily Beast the United States Government has spent $118 million to build Healthcare.gov and another $56 million in fixing it…and based on the fact that the site...

How Not to Scare Pro-Gun Supporters (Quite as Much)

How Not to Scare Pro-Gun Supporters (Quite as Much)

John Morse served as President of the Colorado Senate until a recent recall vote ousted him from the position. What had he done to invoke the wrath of the people? Pushed for gun control...

Dave Enjoys Gets An Upgrade.

Dave Enjoys Gets An Upgrade.

I sometimes go AWOL from posting on Dave Enjoys, so I’m sure no one has been wondering why I haven’t posted in the last two days or so…but there is a real reason why...

Tech News Summary – June 21st, 2013.

Tech News Summary – June 21st, 2013.

So, I’ve been writing these news summaries, but I really want to move them off daveenjoys and onto a dedicated site – similar to the one I used to run (Informed Networker). There are...

Tech. News Summary, June 7th, 2013.

Tech. News Summary, June 7th, 2013.

Samantha Murphy. “Samsung Galaxy S4 Active Smartphone Gets Extreme.” Mashable. I have a Galaxy S3 and am supremely happy with it…though the S4 has been tempting and the S4 Active is even more tempting....

Tech News Summary for June 5th, 2013.

Tech News Summary for June 5th, 2013.

Katie Fehrenbacher. “Verizon To Buy Bloom Energy Fuel Cells For Data Center, Switching Centers In CA.” GigaOm. Stacey Higginbotha. “Goji Joins The Connected Lock Parade, Adding Wi-Fi And Bluetooth As A Twist.” GigaOm. Matt...

Tech News Summary, May 30th, 2013.

Tech News Summary, May 30th, 2013.

I haven’t created a summary article in a few days…so there is a lot of stories today. Sean Ludwig. “Digitual Currency Biz Liberty Reserve Shut Down, Founder Arrested.” VentureBeat. My question: What is the...