Irresponsible Lack of Focus on Security

Disturbing news today that U Cal San Francisco School of Medicine paid a $1.14M USD to a ransomware group after it had breached their systems. Shameful and irresponsible for those in the UCSF IT organization. Cybercrime in all its variants continues to grow dramatically at the individual citizen as well as large entity levels.  Email …

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Misuse of Social Media and Media in General

The main focus in my technology/business corporate and advisory career has always been using the RIGHT technologies - at the RIGHT time - for the RIGHT reasons and unfortunately too many have not followed this simple mantra. The use of technology has seen the increasingly complex and continuously evolving ethical and policy questions as related …

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The Challenger – China

China was a world leader in science and technology until the early years of the last imperial dynasty - Qing Dynasty. Chinese discoveries and Chinese innovations such as papermaking, printing, the compass, and gunpowder (the Four Great Inventions) contributed to the economic development in Asia and Europe. China then lost its leadership position in innovation. …

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