In the last year not a single appropriations bill was enacted into law, we are no closer to addressing entitlement spending and long-term deficits, and as of midnight last night the government has shut down, because our politicians are acting like children.
Congress needs to stop rationalizing things to death and check their egos and ideology at the door. They must compromise where need be to fund the government on time, get the best deficit reduction deal possible, and not let our nation default on its obligations. The long-term economic consequences of further stalemate are dire.
Are the soldiers who moonlight as Do It Yourself (DIY) application developers also skilled security practitioners? Security must be baked into an application from the very beginning, rather than bolted on at the end--especially when mission critical information is at stake.
For those of you who thought social media was just a fad… think again. A strong understanding of the interwoven connections of social media is an effective and powerful way to understand our enemies, and prepare for future military conflicts.
The high-stakes economic game that has played out in Washington in recent months brought us perilously close to a catastrophic political and economic breakdown. All for a deal that could have been reached months ago.