Funding al-Qaeda With Taxpayer Dollars

 seasoned_geek  May 28, 2011

It’s bad enough when massive banks which took millions, and in some cases billions, in taxpayer bailout money, import L1 and H1 visa workers with little to no care about either taxpayer opinion or national security. We’ve even gotten used…

Loud Cell Phone Addict 0 Universe 1

 seasoned_geek  May 28, 2011

On Saturday I finally got to fly back from New York. Nothing makes one miss home like being in New York. Yes, it was a trip from hell involving a bout with the flu, an accident in a cab, and…

HP UX and MS Windows Fail

 seasoned_geek  May 28, 2011

It isn’t really a surprise to anyone who knows anything about technology. It is only a shock to those missguided souls who listen to that marketing firm known as The Gartner Group. Recently the Shanghai Stock Exchange announce it will…

Did Windows Fail Again?

 seasoned_geek  May 28, 2011

A payment processor responsible for handling about 100 million credit card transactions every month disclosed today that thieves had used malicious software in its network in 2008 to steal an unknown number of credit card numbers. The company’s information site…

The Off-Shoring Bubble Bursts

 seasoned_geek  May 28, 2011

The announcements of the past two weeks don’t really surprise anyone who gets their fingers into the code of software projects. We’ve all seen companies re-state their earnings due in a large part to failed IT projects which were off-shored…