Andre the Giant holding a beer.

On Feature Sizing

At some point in the recent past – probably a steering committee meeting – I was asked about Feature sizing.  I didn’t …

HTTPS by default

HTTPS by default!

In 2014, Google announced that it was embarking on a mission to make the web more secure, using HTTPS as a ranking signal in …

Selfie, November 2015.

Selfie, November 2015.

November 25, 2015. Engaging experience made possible by Anish Kapoor at the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia.

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Data Mining in Genealogy

In this paper, I will suggest that the application of data mining to large data sets and repositories of genealogical information, along …