The Dillinger Escape Plan Photo by: Adam W.

Bailey was one of our favorites. Unless he was angry. Then, he was like a crazy dark force. And scary. Compact and wiry he could be a handful. His eyes were piercing or darting or weeping and weak. Ice blue.

You could look a Bailey and conjure up better times…

There are existing laws about advertising but the pace and revenue flows of online ads make it nearly impossible to enforce unless the technology industry deploys advanced technology like machine learning to catch itself and reduce revenue flows.

As our earnest representatives looked worried and walked fast through the halls of congress during the Facebook hearing, I decided to investigate what election laws protecting citizens from false claims because I assumed it would be similar to laws protecting consumers from false advertising. …

Or, can Enterprise IT gracefully merge with the “business”

IBM Mainframe from Cambridge University, known as Phoenix. https://www.flickr.com/photos/mattseymour_uk/6094964498/ Matt Seymore under CC BY-SA 2.0

When will enterprise IT stop being enterprise IT? The answer is maybe not fast enough, or ever.

Act 1: Wizards of Oz

Since I’ve been in the information technology business, technologists caged and protected fragile technology. Technologists, like wizards, harnessed power on behalf of the great unwashed masses in “the business.” Now with the concept of digital transformation and consumerization of IT some business people have realized IT technology should be easy…

John Gilda

Am opinionated and often wrong. Writing in a Celtic tradition where stories are the threads that tie together people across time and space.

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