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August 30, 2017 – 4:29 pm | 177 views | Edit Post

One of the reasons I bought my 1978 Datsun 280Z was because I was looking for a platform that was light, had strong aftermarket support, and was light-years away from the brand new cars I drive every day as an automotive journalist. I knew that putting a 40 year old car on a race track wouldn’t be as trouble-free of an experience as it had been with my previous track efforts – a 1995 Mazda Miata R package (sadly lost in a flood) and my (still owned) 2004 Cadillac CTS-V – which meant there was a lot of maintenance that had to be taken care of before I’d feel safe exposing it to a high performance driving environment.

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Canada’s Digital Privacy Laws – Make Your Voice Heard

December 4, 2016 – 1:04 pm | 1,012 views | Edit Post

The Government of Canada is currently seeking public opinion concerning the potential tightening of digital surveillance on its own citizens.

Switching to an Ergonomic Keyboard Saved my Freelance Writing Career

March 30, 2011 – 2:27 pm | 3,742 views | Edit Post

Like many freelance writers, I grew up completely ignorant of ergonomics. On the face of things, it seems odd that it took me as long as it did to come to terms with the fact that ergonomics must be a key component of any freelance writer’s workplace environment.

Learning From Mozy’s Failure – Don’t Make the Mozy Mistake

February 15, 2011 – 9:41 pm | 6,016 views | Edit Post

Freelance writers – and indeed, any business which makes use of a computer to store digital records, project files or any other type of business information – should have a strict backup policy in place to protect them from any potential loss due to equipment failure, theft or destruction in a fire or flood.