• Checklist to prevent being checkmated!

    Analysis Checklists are a starting place. They summarize key points and questions, but should never be considered the final test of any analysis in research. We are putting up occasional truncated checklists from our proprietary […]

  • Saving those YouTube videos

    Saving audio-visuals can be tricky. With YouTube there is a relatively easy way. While you are on YouTube.com add “ss” to the video’s URL to start the process. As an example, if the original URL […]

  • Help with journalism tradecraft — research on steroids

    The Global Investigative Journalism Network is one of the groups using, and educating people about, on-line techniques and investigative tradecraft. Journalists, and those interested in better ways to get information, may want to look at […]

  • Close That Window to the World

    If you are using Windows and have QuickTime on your computer, you may want to remove the program. The CERT specialists warn that vulnerabilities could allow others to take control of your system. More information […]