January 29, 2017
They're dead, they just don't know it yet
At what point does an industry leader recognize its demise? The creative mind at play? Back a long time ago, I was teaching English lessons at Nokia, where I had taught many groups over the space of y
Is investing a luxury, or a necessity?
Last night there was "freezing rain", where it rains water, but it freezes on contact, leaving a coating of ice on whatever it touches. These pictures are from the rental car, which is relat
DeFi the Savings Wallet and Supercharge the Second-Layer?
I remember taking this shot. I remember the day very well, but the days to follow became a blur. It was taken on the day my daughter was born and, the day I almost lost my wife. Many people have faced
I'm kinda proud of you
"I'm kinda proud of you" My wife said this to me a couple nights ago in regards to me sticking wit Hive for over four years. While she doesn't read most of my posts, if any, of late, it is h
How much is the Phish?
I got an email about an hour ago from Ledger, telling me of a security breach requiring an update. Yeah, there was a security breach, but this sounds "phishy". Others might have come across
Show and tell, hide and decide
It has been a long week and I am glad that tomorrow is Friday. The week hasn't been particularly hard, but my daughter, Smallsteps, has been ill with a blocked nose which means not only can she not go
Fill gaps now to skill gaps later
I have spent the last few weeks casually priming a colleague for their future career, one they have never considered, probably because it hasn't really been created yet. There is a skills gap arriving
What are you buying?
I was asked "what am I buying" in regards to Bitcoin today by a colleague, and I was trying to explain that what is being bought is the infrastructure of web 3.0 that has to be built in orde
Does the House always win?
A look at how kryptogamers ( is doing as a 'provably fair' gambling website. The data is taken from the 20th March 2020 at 15:30 UTC, the approximate birth date/time of Hive (give or take a few blocks
Ring swings and other things
It has been a couple years in the planning, but finally today, Smallsteps has got something that she has wished for and patiently waited for far longer than we had originally told her. After using exe