HealthCare.Gov Fixed; No Problems Now

Ha ha, just kidding. There are still known security problems with the HealthCare.gov code. Some of the blame is going to the HealthCare.gov contractors using a NoSQL database by MarkLogic to perform relational activities.  I'm kind of interested in the decision-making process here.  My guess is that somebody saw all of the XML that various government…

My favorite sci-fi series of all time, #4: Torchwood

We are getting into quite a Farscape here; we've nearly reached my top three! Torchwood is a spin-off of another show that will appear here, and it's easily the most adult show here. The main character is Jack Harkness (played by John Barrowman), an omnisexual human being who, for reasons that are not entirely clear,…