Choosing anti-virus software

If you’ve had a computer or two for any length of time, anti-virus software is sure to come up as a topic of conversation. I’ve used a whole bunch of…

Transparency at city hall

After the summer break, Calgary’s city councilors got together to kick off a new session. One of my favourite councilors, Jeromy Farkas, initiated a motion to debate more transparency over…

Dinosaur provincial park

Having visited the Royal Tyrrell museum in Drumheller on more than a couple locations, it was nice to visit another Alberta landmark with a dinosaur theme. Dinosaur provincial park is…

Historic home in Banff

On Saturday, August 10th, the family and I went to Banff for a day trip. It was a beautiful day after a morning of misty rain. We had ventured off…

Grassi Lakes, near Canmore

The family and I hiked the Grassi Lakes Trail in late June. This trail is doable for small children and is ranked as easy. Considering that we have a 3-year…

Required knowledge for all politicians?

There is a theory called the Laffer Curve that attempts to show the relationship between tax rates and the amount of revenue collected by the government in taxes. This theory…

Reflection

As a native Calgarian, I have seen a lot of change in the city of Calgary. Some good things, but recently, many bad and frustrating things. Increasingly, I no longer…

A free streaming app for the Apple TV

As you may or may not know, finding free applications (or apps) for the Apple TV is a challenge. Apple is notorious for charging for everything under the sun. They…

Ripple | XRP

I’m sharing this idea as a speculative venture. If interested, proceed with extra cash you may have. I have no insider knowledge, and would not want anybody to risk rent…