Down 2 The Numbers

Remember the Contra code?

Well have you ever tried entering it on a super sized Nintendo controller! And come to think of it, was this the first cheat code that you ever used? It certainly was for me, and I’m not a big fan of cheats. To be honest, I hardly remember any cheats in the original Nintendo and Sega games. You played hard, you died, and then you repeated until you finally beat it....continue reading

Are millennial parents spoiling their kids?

Socks, pants, shirts, chocolates, and a couple toys – that’s how I remember my childhood Christmas, and I absolutely loved it!  And what about kids nowadays?  Well they get mp3 players, tablets, video game consoles, phones, laptops, and the list goes on.  A little spoiled I’d say, wouldn’t you?  The average spending per child has...continue reading

How much do I really save on Black Friday?

Every year Black Friday swings around, and I ask myself, is it really worth the time to sift through thousands of deals in order to find a couple amazing ones?  Let’s analyze! We all know great deals can save you a bunch of money, and personally, with a deal labeled “50% OFF” I feel pretty...continue reading

Will my home business succeed?

Work for the man or work for myself?  A question I’m sure everybody seriously considers at least once in a lifetime.  So what do I need to do to start my own home business?  And what’s the chance I can maintain it?  Let’s analyze! Traditionally, a checklist might look like the following (source): Step 1:...continue reading

Will online shopping destroy malls?

The world is changing, and it’s changing fast.  Internet was popularized in the late 1990s, standardized at the beginning of the 21st century, and now almost mandatory in 2015.  I conduct my banking, shopping, socializing, gaming, and information seeking almost solely online.  Removing my internet at this stage would completely destroy my way of life....continue reading

Who is Leading the Information Race?

Arms race, space race, and now the information race. Today, information is by far the most significant indicator of power. You need to know who your enemies are, where they are, what they are doing, why they are doing it, and when they plan to do it. Governments all around the world spend trillions of...continue reading