As software-based weapons and information systems start to touch all phases of conflict, military leaders are grappling with a new set of challenges.
Fast Company, July 5, 2017 (approx. 3,800 words)
Continue reading “How Software Is Eating The Military”
Shield AI, which wants to reduce American and civilian casualties in ground combat to zero, just raised $10.5 million from Andreessen Horowitz.
Fast Company, April 3, 2017 (approx. 2,600 words)
Continue reading “How Veterans Turned Entrepreneurs Are Disrupting The Pentagon’s Weapons Program”
The Pentagon’s professional military wargamers are in need of an infusion of younger and more diverse talent
How We Get To Next, Nov. 25, 2016 (approx. 2,200 words)
Continue reading “Wargaming Needs New Recruits to Save Lives”
Almost all the promise once held by virtual worlds has since been realized by Facebook. Continue reading “How Facebook Killed the Virtual World”
It used to be the last word in youth culture. Now MTV is more about reality shows than rock stars. Can a virtual world of 3-D avatars help the network get its groove back?
Wired magazine, February 2007 (approx. 2,400 words)
Continue reading “A Second Life For MTV”
Snacking Before Sundown Prohibited By Prophet But Nighttime Noshing OK
IS KOSHER, SAYS KORAN
Banks, Souqs, Mosques & Malls Make a Medley of Old & New In the Modern Muslim World Continue reading “Ramadan Revelry: Holy Fasting Days and Wild Mall Nights”
Zawan al-Said has broken the mould of Arab broadcasting – twice. She presents a controversial and opinionated radio talk show, and she is a member of Oman’s ruling royal family. Continue reading “Interview: Oman’s Shock Jock”
If you don’t grow up with money and then are suddenly worth millions, how does it change your life? Continue reading “What It’s Like To Be A Millionaire”
A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the 3rd World Water Forum
WWF4: IN THE PALACE OF THE IRON SHEIK?
For Coffee is Thicker Than Blood Continue reading “A World Safe For Starbucks”
The Holy Land Experience has brought the best bits of the Bible to Disney World. Florida’s theme park pilgrims love it — local Jews aren’t so pleased. Continue reading “Land of Our Father”