Gongol.com Archives: November 2013
Brian Gongol

November 26, 2013

Health IBM's computing power drives synthesis on medical research
A human doctor could read medical journals all day and not make sense of all the footnotes. There is absolutely nothing wrong with using computers to do what we cannot do on our own. This is a whole new level of tool-making, which establishes us as some pretty impressive primates.

The United States of America American dialects, illustrated

Aviation News FAA tells pilots of some Boeing aircraft to not fly so close to thunderstorms
And in some other interesting aviation news, China says it has some new airspace, and some American B-52s are challenging that claim.

Computers and the Internet Yahoo struggles to get its own people to use Yahoo Mail
Eating your own cooking?

Broadcasting What broadcasters get wrong about podcasting

Health What's worse than a drunk driver?
Quite possibly, a driver who is hungover

News Scotland is quite seriously looking at going independent
September 18th next year is the big vote

Broadcasting So...the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation no longer owns the rights to hockey in Canada
That's like ESPN losing the rights to SportsCenter

News There's more to what's happening in the Middle East than just the Iran deal

The American Way Forces of nature
Markets are like all other forces of nature: We can direct and harness them in limited ways, but we can't ignore them into nonexistence.

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