Here's 1 simple secret to changing the world

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- SILICON VALLEY, CA. – Competition is fierce in the business world. Education is seen as the ticket to success. Yet it is said that 85 percent of U.S. more…

The color of Russian money

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- Have you ever delved into the Russian approach to capitalism? Ever wondered how Russia's transnational elites conduct their business? As opposed to ordinary nine-to-fivers, these archetype elites must more…

Refusing to un-bite the Apple

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- SILICON VALLEY, CA. – How will high technology impact the life of the average American 20 to 30 years into the future? And how will our cities, towns, more…

Prestige of the Eagle Scout

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- OAKLAND, CA. – When I was young, between the ages of 11 and 13 years old, I had one major goal in life – to earn the rank more…

'Failure is a vital precursor to success'

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- "For sudden the worst turns the best to the brave." – "Prospice" by Robert Browning SILICON VALLEY, CA. – Sir Ernest Shackleton's Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917) was a more…

Tantalizing tidbits behind Trump's tweets

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- SILICON VALLEY, California – Big Data is increasingly taking center stage in our postmodern lives. President Donald Trump is making use of new social-media tools that take his more…

The sociopath next door

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- Have you encountered manipulators, narcissists, sociopaths and psychopaths? If so, how can you identify them and neutralize the danger they pose to you and your loved ones? Enter more…

Who took Gadhafi's $7 billion in lost gold?

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- MONTCLAIR, CA. – Montclair is a wealthy enclave of Oakland. It's clean and lovely. Along with neighboring Piedmont, the town boasts various attractive features. Yet these two districts more…

A sparrow falls at 'The Real Beach'

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- "There is one bird in my house." – Lyrics from Bird 1 by Underworld "Are not two sparrows sold for a penny? And yet not one of them more…

Bitcoin: The future of money?

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- SILICON VALLEY, CA. – The future of money has arrived. Electrons on a computer screen can be sent instantaneously around the world to transmit funds – or even more…