Facebook devours Twitter – a simple strategy…

On September 19, 2011, in Technology, by Administrator

Facebook is about to eat Twitter for lunch. I’m slowly recognizing that more and more of my activity is migrating from Twitter to Facebook. I’ve also been wondering if Apples upcoming IOS 5 integration with Twitter is a strategic mistake on Apple’s part? What will it take for Facebook to finish Twitter off? Here’s my […]

Using hackers as a national resource

On September 14, 2011, in Security, by Administrator

Misha Glenny’s TED talk entitled “Hire the Hackers” was sent to me about a dozen times today. I was reminded of the excerpt below taken from my 1995 thesis. Reviewing it after all these years, it is not perfect, but does raise some important points and the central theme still rings true. Step Seven: Use […]

Realizing the Metaverse

On September 5, 2011, in Technology, by Administrator

I’ve got some thoughts on virtual worlds just posted on TechGrid: “In reading the book, it really makes one wonder why we haven’t created better instances of virtual worlds in today’s technology environment. The closest thing to the OASIS of Cline’s novel is Second Life, but it still has a lot of shortcomings. It got […]

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