Daniel W. Rasmus, the principal analyst at Serious Insights, is a writer, poet and strategist who lives outside of Seattle, WA.
Retracing Classic TV With 'Twin Peaks the Entire Mystery' | 14 Nov 2014 // 4:30 AM
This restoration of the television classic will remind you of all that was wonderful and odd, sweet and quirky, intriguing and terrifying about Twin Peaks.
Deconstructing the Game Show | 22 Sep 2014 // 11:23 AM
Craig Ferguson has won his own game show in becoming a celebrity, and he's parlayed his winnings into being the host of The Celebrity Name Game with a chance to challenge the institution that turns so many everyday people into predictable, cookie-cutter contestants.
Lies, Damn Lies and Statistics | 27 Feb 2014 // 9:30 PM
Uncharted puts the "big data" of Google Books through the lens of a tool called Ngram, but the meaning of the results, and even their validity, turn a great read into a cautionary tale.
'1995': The Year the Netscape and Internet Explorer Wars Began | 26 May 2015 // 10:05 PM
Netscape, Internet Explorer, Amazon, the Oklahoma City bombing, the O.J. Simpson trial, the Bosnian peace talks and the year President Clinton met Monica Lewinsky.
Dr. Who Becomes da Vinci in 'Inside the Mind of Leonardo' | 3 Feb 2015 // 3:46 AM
Peter Capaldi, the current Dr. Who, delivers an avant-garde bit of performance art that should be deconstructed just like da Vinci's notebooks.
Emerald City Comic-Con 2015, Day One: 'Rawr!' | 7 Apr 2015 // 5:10 AM
The practical reality of digital comics is audience engagement, we learn from Rawr! creator Hannah McGill, and maybe even a slight return to print.
Security Firm McAfee Posts 2014’s Most Toxic Superheroes on the Internet | 25 Jul 2014 // 7:48 AM
Ahead of this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, McAfee, one of the leaders in online security, has released their list of 2014’s Most Toxic Superheroes.