Eclipse Phase

Eclipse Phase

A friend in my writing group, Graeme Ing, turned me on to this role playing game, Eclipse Phase, saying it reminded him of my work.  I don’t play paper roll playing games, but I love the art work and world building aspects of the Universe.  I can see why the...
Rise of the Terminators

Rise of the Terminators

The Washington Post just published an expose on the U.S. Military’s experiments with autonomous killing machines.  While frightening, I’m convinced the move to autonomous war is inevitable and impossible to stop.  Rarely have humans been able to hold back...
IBM’s Watson Supercomputer Treats Cancer

IBM’s Watson Supercomputer Treats Cancer

I’m an avid Jeopardy fan.  I watched all of Ken Jennings’ glorious 70+ win run and match up with the IBM’s Watson Supercomputer.  It was a sad day for humanity when Watson terminated the puny humans Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter, the two greatest...