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Government & The Sociopathic Business Model™

The text for the body of the article is directly from techdirt (where the full article can be read) but for our purposes we're gathering data from this article  so that we can start to create a working Case Study. Let's first start with the basics: The Sociopathic Business...

Sunscreen for your Computer or Botox for your Crow’s Feet?

Have you ever tried to use your computer outside?  Or in your car?  If you're in sales you probably have.  Squinching your eyes because the glare makes it tough to see is not the only answer anymore. The Pixel Sunscreen is sold as an accessory for...

To Sleep or Not to Sleep?

 Earlier a story on how lack of sleep can cause everything from increased hunger to risk of death; and, now a 13-year study published in the American Journal of Epidemiology has revealed that if you take naps during the day, your life is going to be short. Confused?...

Politics, Bob Marshall & The Sociopathic Business Model™

When I started a blog I was worried that there wouldn't be enough examples from the government and big business to run through the characteristics of The Sociopathic Business Model™ to create Case Studies as a basis for positive change.  Three months in and trust that I...

No Selfies for You!

Can we all agree that the 'selfie' is just becoming selfish and be done with them already?  Who thinks...

What’s The Longest Someone has Gone without Sleep?

11 days is the longest reported time anyone has gone without sleep.  A 26-year-old, Chinese man attempted to watch every game in the European Championship.  Ironically he was later found dead in his sleep (not kidding). In closely-watched experiments, people have been able to stay awake for eight...

When Tech Turns Evil-Tiny Camera Edition

New Yorkers who ride public transportation have it rough. First dead sharks, then rats on the train and now rats of a different kind.  The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is warning New Yorkers to keep an eye out for hidden cameras installed in MetroCard vending machines that can...

Glassholes Grab Your Credit Card & Wait for April 15th

I'm already tired of hearing about Google Glass, the Revenge of the Nerd's style, eyewear that records video which will retail for $1,500+ tax + (loss of dignity-free with purchase).  The only redeeming thing about the glasses are the name spawned from the backlash from...

Capital Hill Problems-Two Homes are Expensive

Talk about out of touch: 1 in every 94 homes were foreclosed in 2013 9.3 million homes were  reported to be "deeply underwater," meaning borrowers owed at least 25% more on their mortgage than the homes was worth And some members of Congress who: Make 174,000 annually and work three...