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Rat has a fool proof way to identify the whack jobs on your morning commute. After 3, it seems foolish to continue counting bumper stickers. Call it overkill. But, it is still a good way to identify the people you want to avoid this week. Take a walk around the parking lot and take some photos. That way, if the whack job approaches you, you will have the evidence. Happy hunting.           Related Stories #WhyIAmASolo
I%u2019ll be passing on Google%u2019s new 2fa for logins on iPhones and iPads. Here%u2019s why | Ars Technica. I have been preaching about two factor authentication as a defense against hackers and phishers for ages. However, nothing is perfect. This article discusses some of the ways in which Google and others are trying to simplify the process, while remaining secure. If you use Google, you have, by now, had a sign in be completed…
I%u2019ll be passing on Google%u2019s new 2fa for logins on iPhones and iPads. Here%u2019s why | Ars Technica. I have been preaching about two factor authentication as a defense against hackers and phishers for ages. However, nothing is perfect. This article discusses some of the ways in which Google and others are trying to simplify the process, while remaining secure. If you use Google, you have, by now, had a sign in be completed…
Execupundit.com posted the trailer for the comedy movie, The Intern, and it begins with a twenty something asking a 70 year old job applicant: “Where do you see yourself in 10 years?” The laugh line is the response: 80? But, the post got me thinking, since I, too, am 71, and I think the question is bogus, no matter what age is asked. To live a happy life, we need to assume we won’t make…
[Update: Ads are gone] Huawei apparently decides it needs more bad press, puts ads on phone lock screens. While this bone headed play by Huawei has ended, the company apparently was not satisfied with being banned in the U.S., and some idiot thought it would be a good idea to put ads on the phones’ lock screens. Chinese marketing  technique really doesn’t play well in the rest of the world. This is what happens…
I am going to visit the Antarctic this weekend, and get up close and personal with the penguins, and the glaciers, and the mountains of ice. I will be traveling by Kayak, and expect to see many interesting features of the Antarctic environment. I am looking forward to pitching a tent, and spending some time on a glacier, and roaming around the environment. In fact, here is a preview of my trip. Enjoy. I know…
28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People | Inc.com. Ryan Holiday introduced me to Stoicism several years ago, during my wife’s illness and death. I was looking everywhere desperately for an escape from my misery. Finally, I realized that it wasn’t these bad things happening that was the problem. It was me. It was the way I reacted. It was totally within my control to combat them. Productivity isn’t a matter of getting results. It…
Document Library | LegalFuel. So many forms. So little time. The Florida Bar provides many free legal forms for the practicing lawyer, and they are online and ready to use as templates for case specific documents that are valuable to any lawyer. Need documents to document and regulate your law firm entity? LegalFuel. Need employment agreements for office staff? LegalFuel. These documents are available and free, not just to Florida lawyers; but, to any…