Category: Commentary

11 Reasons Why It Sucks to Drive for Uber

Uber has been in the news a lot lately, with a sexual harrassment scandal which led to a temporary¬†leave of absence for CEO Travis Kalanick¬†(update: Kalanick resigned), and…

Why We Ship via US Postal Service

I took this photo in downtown Fargo the other day. This is a FedEx driver unloading his goods at the main Post Office. Now, why would FedEx be…

Loss in the Battle Over Intellectual Property Rights

I’ve written before about the continuous whittling away of intellectual property rights in the internet age. As a content creator, I’ve frequently done battle with internet trolls and…

The War on Intellectual Property Rights is Coming

The Supreme Court is hearing arguments today on American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. v. Aereo, Inc, a case in which the outcome could revolutionize (or destroy) portions of the…