The Dark Forest Theory of the Internet – OneZeroonezero.medium.com/the-dark-forest-theory-of-the-internet-7dc3e68a7cb1
In his sci-fi trilogy The Three Body Problem, author Liu Cixin presents the dark forest theory of the universe. When we look out into space, the theory goes, we’re struck by its silence. It seems…
A checklist for staying safe on the internet
Sure, The Internet Is Broken. So Let’s Go Fix It, Shall We?shift.newco.co/sure-the-internet-is-broken-so-lets-go-fix-it-shall-we-5c27e294c25c
Over the past year Cloudflare became best known not for the impressive services it has built in the Internet networking space, but for an action taken by its CEO Matthew Prince during the swirl…
Ignored By Big Telecom, Detroit's Marginalized Communities Are Building Their Own Internet - Motherboardmotherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/kz3xyz/detroit-mesh-network
40 percent of Detroit residents don't have any access to internet at all.
We Need to Talk About Digital Blackface in Reaction GIFs | Teen Vogueteenvogue.com/story/digital-blackface-reaction-gifs
In this op-ed, Lauren Michele Jackson tackles the recurring use of black people as reaction GIFs and its implications in terms of broader “digital blackface.”
André Staltz - An off-grid social networkstaltz.com/an-off-grid-social-network.html
User Interface Programmer
A Surreal Trip to a Domain-Names Conference - The Atlantictheatlantic.com/technology/archive/2017/02/domain-names-dot-horse/516438/
… where misspelled URLs are auctioned off for tens of thousands of dollars. Ingrid Burrington
gchq/BoilingFrogs: GCHQ's internal Boiling Frogs research paper on software development and organisational change in the face of disruption #boilingfrogsgithub.com/gchq/BoilingFrogs
The pace of disruptive change is increasing, from the rise of cloud technology, social business, the Internet of Things and others. We feel it as much as other government departments and so we offer this internal research paper publicly, not to present policy or guidelines, but to stimulate debate.