Shostack + Friends Blog Archive


Small Bits of Chaos

Scrivner points out a basic lack of agreement amongst the pundits:

Damn that Bush, cleverly whipping up this fantasy of a threat to scare people into voting for him.

Damn that Bush, ineptly bungling America’s defense against the most dangerous threat

Ian has a post about Ron Paul trying to ban the government issuance of universal identifiers. I’ve written on this in “Paying for Privacy: Consumers and Infrastructures” (PDF or Powerpoint at the 2nd Security & Economics workshop.)

Jeffrey Veen has an interesting post about using size to represent data in a folksonomy. Be sure to read the comments.