Here’s my top 10 reasons why Rhinobird.tv eats Meerkat for lunch… (not to mention clouds up Periscope too…) Read on, or watch the archive of my live reading of this here: https://beta.rhinobird.tv/stream/551572394e6fa46608b9307f/ or download the WEBM here: https://s3.amazonaws.com/media-rhinobird.tv/709798245457932400.webm Here’s my top 10 reasons about why Rhinobird eats Meerkat for lunch… (not to mention clouds up Periscope too…) Read […]Read more "Here’s my top 10 reasons why Rhinobird eats Meerkat for lunch…"
First Look has broken news about a CIA program to target Apple’s XCode toolchain, that is required to develop native MacOS and iOS apps: https://firstlook.org/theintercept/2015/03/10/ispy-cia-campaign-steal-apples-secrets/ The result of the attack, if successful, is that the compiled binary you send to your end-users contains a backdoor, without the original source code or encryption you might use ever needing […]Read more "App Devs as Cyber Targets"
From today’s Boston Globe, my lighthearted prediction for 2015: DELETE THIS Thanks to an unshakable fear that their own gossip-laden e-mails (not to mention business strategies and classified documents) will be leaked to the world, the people of 2015 will finally decide that it may not be a good idea to have a copy of […]Read more "My Prediction for 2015: “Delete This”"
Re/code recently published an article on Firechat’s use in Hong Kong, mostly just repeating one of the app’s founders speech from a recent Silicon Valley area tech event. I am really tired of beating this horse, but I really couldn’t help myself, as the attempts to use the ongoing very real-life protests in Hong Kong as […]Read more "More Analysis of Firechat’s Opportunistic Mesh Marketing"
One of the core problems of Twitter with regards to trolling and bullying, is that all users are created equally. While the various follow, filter and block features allow you to craft the version of the Twitter feed that you want to see, it doesn’t stop someone from spreading misinformation about you, spreading actual information […]Read more "How Dungeons & Dragons Can Help Twitter Fight Trolls"