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Online Voting – Security Concerns

Proponents of casting ballots online during elections cite the tremendous cost savings to be had by moving the process of voting to an electronic medium.  They also make grand claims about how increasing the convenience of voting by making it something you can do on the Internet would greatly increase voter participation rates. Both of […]

Social Media Security Problems

The subject of security on social networking sites is of course quite complicated.  However there are some basic problems and mistakes that people use – here’s some of the important ones that you should try to avoid. Using the same password – it doesn’t matter that you’ve got a super secure password consisting of twenty […]

Using Proxies Online

Many people seem to equate the use of proxy servers with security and safety when used online.  There are literally thousands of free web proxies available with just a cursory look with any search engine.  However the problem is that many of these online proxies are far from safe to use. The reason people use […]

Online Privacy When Buying Alcohol

Alcohol is among the most regulated industries around anywhere to be sure.  Unlike tobacoo, or any type of food permits are needed from almost every state in the country individually if you plan to sell alcohol online.  For some of the top wine clubs around, they are so busy simply complying with permits, that they […]

Media, Wine and Minors

The United States Federal government has righfully let each individual state decide on an appropiate alcohol policy, while some continue to run afoul of the Commerce Clause in the Constitution, but the internet offers an entirely different range of options. Let’s start by stating the obvious, even if you’re one of the best cheap wine […]

Buying Wine Online-Major Media

Major media companies largely allow us to buy from other companies.  As an example, the New York Times doesn’t sell beds or clothes.  It does however, sell ads to companies which sell those things. A while ago I was looking for wine gifts delivered straight to my father in law’s doorstep and I realized a […]

Wine Content

We’ve all seen the standard wine tasting videos. Old white man sits down.  Old white man swirls his glass.  Old white man tells us about all the things he can smell and all the things we can taste.  Old white man reminds us how much better his taste and smell senses are than ours.  He […]