While the opinions of professional journalists have been somewhat balanced, the rhetoric on Facebook, Twitter, and other social media platforms has been anything but, devolving into one-sided rants and conveniently picked news items that support a particular narrative.
The Iron Dome is built around three basic elements: radar, a missile firing unit and a battle management/weapon control system. After initially detecting a rocket launch, the Iron Dome monitors the rocket's path, analyzes the threat and calculates the point of impact.
I searched Twitter for "narcolepsy" and found what has since been the key to my coping process: a community.
Inside a conference room on the 36th floor of Rockefeller Center, a group of 17 high school girls are animatedly talking about their startup plans.
I had the opportunity and privilege to get an early look at the new Amazon Fire phone. It delights in many ways, but I'll focus on the shopping experience enabled through Firefly.
It amazes me how few actually talk about or honestly report on one of the key sources of so much of what we take for granted today -- the adult entertainment industry, also known as porn.
You never know when malware will bite. Even browsing an online restaurant menu can download malicious code, put there by hackers.
If I saw her partying at the site or trying to diminish the horror and historical importance of what happened there, I would think she was being insensitive, but smiling? Come on, we're all taught to smile in pictures.
My mind had been racing all day but as I listened to Bach it gradually quieted. The complete lack of any distraction -- but rather pure sound, brought a moment of calm to my day.
Twenty minutes outside of Portland, Oregon, lies Pendarvis Farm -- a pristine mix of meadows and Douglas Fir with miles of hiking trails and views of Mt. Hood.
As baby boomers retire, the boardroom is ripe for a makeover and its composition is likely to change meaningfully over the coming years.
We all know that 123qwe is such an easy password to remember, especially if it's for all gazillion of your accounts. You know whom else finds this very convenient? Hackers!
The sharing economy is taking the world by storm -- creating multi-billion dollar companies overnight and inspiring millennial entrepreneurs to squeeze cash out of anything and everything they have lying around the house.
After learning what the game is all about, I got to put on my own motion capture suit and got to act in the game.
I had a great epiphany on the train last week which was that I'm beginning to see hacking not merely as cracking codes, or as Richard Stallman says "playful cleverness", but as man's will to deconstruct things in order to rebuild them into something better.
As the title suggests, consider this a bonus edition of "The Writers Workbench."