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Computing the Future
Originally Posted: 10/15/2014 - 8:31am | Type: Magazine Article

Kathryn Reklis Who are the people who understand the jargon and create the technology that defines our new digital age?  ...

Yearning for the Pleasing 'Bubble' Version
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 3:40pm | Type: Blog

“Bubble living” might be delusional, but it expresses deep and serious yearnings. “Bubble living” might be delusional, but it expresses deep and serious yearnings. Take “Champa ...

The Engine of Change Is on Full Throttle
Originally Posted: 12/03/2013 - 3:15pm | Type: Blog

Statistically, most people will have five distinct careers before they retire — partly because they get bored, or burn out, but mostly because their industry of choice fizzles. My ...

Old Habits Die Hard
Originally Posted: 10/08/2013 - 1:59pm | Type: Blog

My problem is middle age. My shifting body type makes off-the-rack suits too wide in the shoulders and too long. It’s proof that life keeps on changing, and that the way forward must include getting unstuck fr ...

Who Elected These Clowns?
Originally Posted: 10/01/2013 - 1:41pm | Type: Blog

In a world far removed from the tragic cesspool of Washington scheming and maneuvering, real people flocked to Central Park on El Camino Real for this town’s first Bacon & Brew Festival. ...

The Temptations (and Trappings) of Silicon Valley’s Super-Rich
Originally Posted: 07/25/2012 - 6:21am | Type: Blog

Forget Wall Street. Today's "best and brightest" are heading to California's Silicon Valley and New York's Silicon Alley, and to a few other tech-startup hot spots. ...