Stephen E. Arnold
From My Palantir Archive: Security
With Socom embracing Palantir for maybe three years, my question is, “Does Palantir have safeguards in place which will make a third Buzzfeed type article a low probability or 0.000001 event? Yikes, two articles based on what may be leaked internal information. What happens if sensitive military information goes walkabout?
VK.com: An Alternative to Facebook
The Reinterpretation of Google History
and on a more positive note, we are honored to have this idea noticed and further promulgated:
Open Source Software Needs a Micro-Payment Program
User owned networks – direct connection between users and internet access through pooling resources…
PittMesh routers are owned by individuals
If you have wireless networking equipment in your home that is capable of communicating with your neighbor’s equipment, why not just communicate directly with them? PittMesh is a new community-owned wireless network that runs OpenWrt, a widely supported, well documented, open source firmware for embedded systems like WiFi routers. PittMesh routers are owned by individuals and configured in a way that make them work together to build a larger, decentralized network. The project was started by a wireless networking non-profit called Meta Mesh and has been developed by a world-wide coalition of programmers for well over a decade. Read more.