Jeff Balke is a writer, editor, photographer, tech expert and native Houstonian. He has written for a wide range of publications and co-authored the official 50th anniversary book for the Houston Rockets.
7 days ago | Sports
At 30-9, the Rockets have the third best record in the conference and the best win-loss mark through 39 games in franchise history. Consider that they are two games from the midway point of the season and still in single digits in losses. They are...
19 days ago | Stuff You Should Know About
Here are eight unmitigated food failures to help you prevent making the same mistakes yourself.
1 month ago | Tech
Yahoo reported hack of customer data is the latest in a series of missteps and problems for the tech giant. Could the latest reports squash a deal with Verizon and end Yahoo as we know it?
2 months ago | Sports
James Harden is one of the two or three best basketball payers in the world, yet his reputation has cost him in the eyes of fans and NBA pundits.
3 months ago | Tech
Last Friday, a whole bunch of big name websites including Amazon, Twitter, Netflix, Etsy and Reddit had service outages thanks to a huge attack on network provider Dyn. That company provides managed web traffic for quite a number of large companie...
3 months ago | Sports
"I believe in talking about emotion, human emotion. Most people couldn't tell you about the I formation or the ACE formation or a pro-style offense or a hook or a slant or a dig or a curl. They don't care about that. They don't care about cover-tw...