Flight 370: Our mirror neurons are on overdrive

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 Piracy is suspected. The experts, reports Bloomberg, have put together the scenario that Flight 370 traveled for several hours after it veered off its scheduled plan. Low on fuel, it could have gone down in proximity to the Indian Ocean. Here is Bloomberg's coverage.

Say No To Design Crime

Can You Hear Me Up the Back?

Cue scary music a la video piracy ads. Voiceover: You wouldn’t make a serious presentation wearing a RED CLOWN NOSE. You wouldn’t get up in front of a conference with a REVOLVING BOW TIE. You wouldn’t leave a WHOOPEE CUSHION under the lectern for the next presenter.

President Obama's speech at Westminster awarded a B-

Max Atkinson

Indeed, our efforts in this young century have led us to a new concept for NATO that will give us the capabilities needed to meet new threats: threats like terrorism and piracy, cyber attacks and ballistic missiles.

Like, we bloggers really really really have power - around the world

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The latest example, reports  John Miller in THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, is that "The European Parliament effectively scuttled a sweeping overhaul of the bloc's fragmented phone and Internet rules, opting instead to attach an amendment protecting the rights of bloggers accused of Internet piracy."  Most of us bloggers have nothing, not in the material sense or even in terms of conventional influence. 

Business of Software Blog: How to get a speaking slot at a conference


This year’s theme, back to fundamentals [good – you’ve done your research] gels very well with what I talk about - the fundamental difference between right and wrong when it comes to piracy and competition, especially in relation to the software industry [good – links to the conference topic].