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Episode 37, “Vagaries of Fate”

Friday, September 12, 2014
By Phil Elmore
Episode 37, “Vagaries of Fate”

  The medical bay was quiet but for the whisper of the breathing machine.  VanClef sat on a chair next to the bed, scrolling through notes on his pocket tab, occasionally looking up to check on the man in the life-support apparatus. “Poor old friend,” he said.  “They tell me that you can hear... »

Maxpedition bases “Mall Ninja” patch on… Phil Elmore

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
By Phil Elmore
Maxpedition bases “Mall Ninja” patch on… Phil Elmore

A friend forwarded me the link to a patch for sale at the Maxpedition site today.  Turns out they’re selling a “Mall Ninja” patch that looks exactly like I used to dress when I first started my Kung Fu career (hey, I was young). ... »

Technocracy: Oops! ‘Isis wallet’ forced to change name

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
By Phil Elmore

You could almost hear a room full of executives face-palming themselves. My WND Technocracy column this week is about the rise of mobile payment systems that employ Near Field Communication (NFC) to allow you to tap your wallet or your phone when making payment.... »


Episode 36, “Jenni Syn”

Friday, September 5, 2014
By Phil Elmore
Episode 36, “Jenni Syn”

  “Annika,” called Peyton.  “Why is there a man tied up on the toilet?” Peyton fought the surreal thickness in his head. He had been dreaming about prison, about... »

Technocracy: The Rise of the Creepy Factor

Thursday, September 4, 2014
By Phil Elmore

Despite a lack of consensus on what “creepy” actually means… we can all agree that we are uneasy. My WND Technocracy column this week is about the rise of... »

Episode 35, “Something to Sign”

Friday, August 29, 2014
By Phil Elmore
Episode 35, “Something to Sign”

  He is Ian Peyton. He fears nobody. He finishes every fight he starts. He is not a big man; he doesn’t need to be. He’s tougher and he’s... »