The Psychology of Talking Paper

The Psychology of Talking Paper

Sometime in the late 1980s I managed to push a fake “bomb” screen to Macintosh users in networked computer labs. It looked something like this: There wasn’t anything wrong with the system ...
Dar-win or Lose: the Anthropology of Security Evolution

Holding Facebook Executives Responsible for Crimes

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Interesting write-up on Vox about the political science of Facebook, and how it has been designed to avoid governance and accountability: …Zuckerberg claims that precisely because he’s not responsible to shareholders, he ...
Amazon’s About Face on GovCloud: “Physical Location Has No Bearing”

Amazon’s About Face on GovCloud: “Physical Location Has No Bearing”

Amazon never seemed very happy about building a dedicated physical space, kind of the opposite of cloud, to achieve compliance with security requirements of the US federal government. AWS provides customers with ...

The Chaos

by Dr. Gerard Nolst Trenité (Netherlands, 1870-1946) Dearest creature in creation, Study English pronunciation. I will teach you in my verse Sounds like corpse, corps, horse, and worse. I will keep you, ...