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Forest Follies (or Getting Lost on Staten Island)

Here’s a little thought about getting lost. WARNING: IT’S SENTIMENTAL, TRITE, BUT TRUE. Sometimes you have to get lost so you can see things you weren’t looking for. Two weekends ago, I hiked the Blue Trail that winds through the Staten Island Greenbelt. And most hiking trails in the Northeast are marked by color-coded tags … Continue reading

MUTANT MIX-TAPE Makes the Most of Time

Continuing our Quantum Computing Crash (Collision?) Course to get you ready for our upcoming performance of BOUNDED IN A NUTSHELL (help us BUILD A NUTSHELL HERE) – Listen to the below playlist and enjoy our little ode to TIME. “Time, time, time. See what’s become of me,” as Simon and Garfunkle sang many moons ago. … Continue reading

MUTANT MIX-TAPE Crashes Cambridge

Continuing our Quantum Computing Crash (Collision?) Course to get you ready for our upcoming performance of BOUNDED IN A NUTSHELL (help us BUILD A NUTSHELL HERE) – Listen to the below playlist and figure out what the theme is. Send your guess to mutantpeepshow@gmail.com with contact details and we’ll get you your gift! If you … Continue reading

Less Is Moore (or What’s a Qubit?)

Continuing our Quantum Computing Crash (Collision?) Course to get you ready for our upcoming performance of BOUNDED IN A NUTSHELL (help us BUILD A NUTSHELL HERE) – Attention, kids. We are truly neck-deep in the future. AND THE FUTURE IS BAT-SHIT WEIRD!! A great series of videos on Quantum Computing, Moore’s Law, and other crazy, … Continue reading

An Army of Zombies (or My Botnet Lies Over the Ocean)

Continuing our Quantum Computing Crash (Collision?) Course to get you ready for our upcoming performance of BOUNDED IN A NUTSHELL (help us BUILD A NUTSHELL HERE) – Reports are coming in that the huge cyber attack that happened on October 21, 2016 hailed from China using “botnets” (described by some as “zombies”). And botnets usually … Continue reading

The Good, the Bad, and the Fuzzy of Technology (or Pixel Paranoia Part 2 or the ‘Pulse’ Edition)

Continuing our Quantum Computing Crash (Collision?) Course to get you ready for our upcoming performance of BOUNDED IN A NUTSHELL (help us BUILD A NUTSHELL HERE) – I’ve known this moment was coming since 1989 when my uncle Chuck and I watched technological/psychological thriller PULSE. ‘Cyber attack: hackers ‘weaponised’ everyday devices with malware to mount … Continue reading

The Good, the Bad, and the Fuzzy of Technology (or the ‘Women and the Web’ Edition)

Continuing our Quantum Computing Crash (Collision?) Course to get you ready for our upcoming performance of BOUNDED IN A NUTSHELL (help us BUILD A NUTSHELL HERE) – Just read a pair of fantastic pieces in the Guardian detailing how modern technology is empowering women around the world (check them out here and here). Living in … Continue reading

MUTANT MIX-TAPE Lives Again!

Continuing our Quantum Computing Crash (Collision?) Course to get you ready for our upcoming performance of BOUNDED IN A NUTSHELL (help us BUILD A NUTSHELL HERE) – Listen to the below playlist and figure out what the theme is. Send your guess to mutantpeepshow@gmail.com with contact details and we’ll get you your gift! Girlfriend Kirsten … Continue reading

Cracking a Nutshell

Continuing our Quantum Computing Crash (Collision?) Course to get you ready for our upcoming performance of BOUNDED IN A NUTSHELL (help us BUILD A NUTSHELL HERE) – I HATE BLOGGING ABOUT REHEARSALS! WHO CARES! GIVE US A SHOW! SING US A TUNE! TAKE OFF YOUR TOP! ENTERTAIN US! But it is a sobering moment when … Continue reading

Even GOD Needed a Light-switch (or How To Build a House out of Photons)

Continuing our Quantum Computing Crash (Collision?) Course to get you ready for our upcoming performance of BOUNDED IN A NUTSHELL (help us BUILD A NUTSHELL HERE) – According to the Book of Genesis, the first thing God created was light. In fact, God’s opening line in THE BIBLE is “Let there be light.” And then … Continue reading