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FireFox Browser’s Good Reads

The FireFox Browser has a set of Good Reads every time you click for a new Tab in the browser like so: Yes, just below the list of  Top Sites, there are  Good Read Cards and by clicking on more recommendations you can find more. The stories, trust me, are indeed Good reads.

Bitcoin on the Loose

There is a roller coaster ride even more treacherous then the current stock market – Bitcoin. And Michael Sprung shines a  light on the sparkling currency. First the Economist gives the market details: On December 17th, 2017 the price of bitcoin on CoinMarketCap, a cryptocurrency exchange, neared $20,000. True believers hoped that was just the …

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In China: To Be Touristed

In an age of social media, my dissident brother’s main weapon is his cell phone. Illustration by George Wylesol Recently, the Beijing police took my brother sightseeing again. Nine days, two guards, chauffeured tours through a national park that’s a World Heritage site, visits to Taoist temples and to the Three Gorges, expenses fully covered, …

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