Small Bits: Risk Management by Law, Domain Names, and Cats
- Not bad for a Cubicle has a good post on the credit card industry replacing their risk management efforts with bad law: Bad laws instead of good Risk Management. I like what he’s saying enough that I’ve added him to the blogroll.
- Daring Fireball links to this article on How to Snatch a Domain Name, where a small bit of uncertainty creates an opportunity for hucksterism. This isn’t enterprenuership: The problem being solved is mostly unnatural because Verisign has chosen to administer the DNS with a three hour window, rather than announcing the exact time a domain will become available.
- Boingboing points to this application of facial recognition…preventing cats from carrying animals into the house. I’m opposed to it, as I can see the day when I’ll be prevented from blogging while foaming at the mouth.