The top tech stories of 2013

STORY HIGHLIGHTS Revelations about the scope of the NSA's snooping lead to the year's biggest tech stores Hacking of major companies and sites for politics, fun and profit a [...]

2013: The year in weather

Dry me a riverA young boy runs through a dried riverbed after flood waters receded in the Indian city of Allahabad. Heavy August rain caused the worst floods in 30 years.Fire in [...]

Introduction

Hello everyone,        I arrived in North America 40 years ago as an immigrant. Managed to find a job in my field, construction project management, in about 2 months time. It was [...]