Archive for February, 2016

On Climate Action, Bernie Stands Alone »

We can discount the entire gaggle of Republican candidates right off the bat.  Trump puts it this way: TRUMP:  “I believe it goes up and it goes down.  So I am not a believer, and I will, unless somebody can prove something to me, I believe there’s weather.” Ted Cruz has this to say: “Climate […]

Boeing Loses Jobs to France »

I’ve flown in the Airbus A321neo, and I have to say, it is a sweet ride; wider seats, a markedly wider aisle for faster boarding and easier cabin movement, a quiet ride, and more overhead storage.  Most also feature amenities such as 8.9-inch HD-capable touchscreen monitors, AC outlets for you laptop, and WiFi. And Airbus  is eating […]

FBI Wants to Walk Through Your iPhone’s Backdoor »

Granted, weeding out a few potential terrorists from a population of 300,000,000 people is not an easy task, but their latest “big idea” is not the way to go. The FBI wants to force American companies, notably Apple and Google, to build “back-doors” into their encrypted smartphones that would allow the government access.  This, just […]