Author Archives: E.M.Smith

About E.M.Smith

A technical managerial sort interested in things from Stonehenge to computer science. My present "hot buttons' are the mythology of Climate Change and ancient metrology; but things change...

Pi Cluster Parallel Script First Fire

My first cluster script experiences using GNU parallel command and what it takes to actually make it “go”. Continue reading

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Stock Prices Pause At SMA

Bounce back from the market drop is presently paused at the SMA stack. About 60% / 40% odds, IMHO, that we return to a downside weakness. Continue reading

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Sinabung Bang! Bye Bye…

Sinabung has erupted. Folks saying it blew to top of the mountain off. By the numbers, it doesn’t look that big a deal to me. Have I missed something? Continue reading

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Barberry Berberine Diabetes & Fat Mice

An interesting connection between obesity, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, bacterial stimulation of gut genetics, barberry and other herbal treatments, and fat mice. Continue reading

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