Information Ethics, New Technology, & General Industry Commentary

What is new in the fields of information, data, privacy or security? Is there a new hack you should be aware of? Cool new tool you'll want to pick up, or trend to avoid? From news and trends to simple food for thought.

Will COVID-19 Test Privacy’s Limits?

Wash your hands regularly.   Keep a social distance from others when out in public.   Change your work habits by working from home or wearing a mask… assuming you can continue to work at all.   To say COVID-19 has been world-changing is an understatement. The deadly pandemic is a shoo-in for the Times […]

Pride & Privacy: Insights from Jane Austen

It might sound odd to talk about privacy at a time when computer surveillance didn’t exist. If transported to today’s era, modern communications would floor Jane Austen. Photographs, instant text messages, public platforms, using devices to communicate at all.. the list goes on. Computers in the 18th century weren’t even a pipe dream. It wasn’t […]

Top Blog Posts of 2019

As the clock ticks closer to 2020, a wrap-up of some of the stories that had my blog’s attention this year.