Why Azure? Before I present my first impressions of Microsoft Azure, let me begin with a disclaimer: I don’t like Microsoft. With the exception of Excel, I Continue Reading
Is Google now evil?
This blog entry is not really just about Google; it’s also about my perception of Google in relation to Apple and Microsoft. In some ways, I hate Continue Reading
Are We Witches or Something More?
This past week’s Economist reviewed a new book by Stacy Schiff titled The Witches: Salem, 1692. I have not read the book, but the review makes clear how Continue Reading
Google Compute Engine Review
The Free Trial I recently discovered that Google was offering $300 in credits to those who want to evaluate its Cloud Platform, an offering which Continue Reading
Mightn’t a little bit of autism be a good thing?
In The Economist a few weeks ago I read a book review of Neurotribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity, by Steve Silberman. The review noted Continue Reading
Opportunity Strikes When our home central air conditioner failed last year, I decided to experiment with an alternative approach to cooling our house. We have Continue Reading
Why Greece isn’t so atypical
I’ve been a keen follower of Greek news over the last couple of months. In some ways it’s better than a John Grisham novel: interesting Continue Reading
Okay, it’s high time the dead blog on the breganasher.com web site was moved to WordPress. So here it will be. But give it some Continue Reading