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FailBlog on Security
From Schneier on Security

FailBlog on Security

Funny: career fair fail.

LED Tattoos
From The Eponymous Pickle

LED Tattoos

In Wired Gadget Labs: Illustrated Man. We examined the use of LEDs on clothing for advertising, which can be readily done, but this takes it to the next level...

Process Model for Data Mining
From The Eponymous Pickle

Process Model for Data Mining

This CRISP-DM model was looked at within the enterprise. Re-examined. It attempts to be very detailed and universal. Worth a look though it does not seem to have...

Interview with Me
From Schneier on Security

Interview with Me

Yet another interview with me. This one is audio, and was conducted in Rotterdam in October.  

In Reverse
From My Biased Coin

In Reverse

The Crimson is reporting that the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences will plan to decrease the size of the faculty* in response to budget woes. The key point...

Interaction design for specialised tasks
From Putting People First

Interaction design for specialised tasks

Mikkel Michelsen discusses the core differences between specialised use contexts and the mainstream use of a mass consumer product, and tries to answer the questions...

Will consumers plug into home energy displays?
From Putting People First

Will consumers plug into home energy displays?

Dozens of home energy monitors are coming to market, but nobody knows whether only hybrid Prius owners will use them. Martin LaMonica reports on CNet News. “The...

From Computational Complexity

Citing Papers

A student asked me which version of a research paper to cite, a journal (the last reviewed version) or a conference (the first reviewed version) of a paper. I generally...

User-driven innovation in Denmark
From Putting People First

User-driven innovation in Denmark

Some English language websites, blogs, articles and publications updating on what Denmark is doing on user-driven innovation: Is Denmark a lead user of user driven...

links for 2009-11-20
From Wild WebMink

links for 2009-11-20

Apple's Mistake Paul Graham gets it spot on again. Apple's attitude is Google's biggest asset in the battle for the mobile market. (tags: ...

Denial-of-Service Attack Against CALEA
From Schneier on Security

Denial-of-Service Attack Against CALEA

Interesting: The researchers say they've found a vulnerability in U.S. law enforcement wiretaps, if only theoretical, that would allow a surveillance target to...

How understanding the human mind might save the world from CO2
From Putting People First

How understanding the human mind might save the world from CO2

What will solve climate change? Will it be technology? Policy? A growing number of researchers and activists say it’s what’s behind it all: people. And understanding...

EU ministers: accessible, interactive and customised online public services in Europe by 2015
From Putting People First

EU ministers: accessible, interactive and customised online public services in Europe by 2015

EU press release (link): EU ministers have committed to developing smarter online public services for citizens and businesses by 2015. The Commission has welcomed...

Laptops in Church?
From Computational Complexity

Laptops in Church?

There are now bibles online where you can click for different versions, different translations, different interepretations, historical context, etc. The same is...

Incorporating Consumer Insight into Marketing
From The Eponymous Pickle

Incorporating Consumer Insight into Marketing

From Jeffrey D. Mills of ThinkVine

Thinking Chips
From The Eponymous Pickle

Thinking Chips

From IEEE Spectrum: IBM Unveils New Brain Simulator. ' ... Scientists and engineers at IBM revealed yesterday that they have created the largest brain simulation...

Designing social interfaces: overview and practical techniques
From Putting People First

Designing social interfaces: overview and practical techniques

Dmitry Fadeyev, founder of the Usability Post blog, wrote an article for Smashing Magazine “to demonstrate the power of social interface design”. he standard approach...

Various articles on the power of the mobile phone in emerging markets
From Putting People First

Various articles on the power of the mobile phone in emerging markets

A number of articles illustrate the power of the mobile phone in emerging markets: What next after the Mobile revolution in Kenya? by John Karanja MPESA will be...

Predictive Analytics
From The Eponymous Pickle

Predictive Analytics

This afternoon at 3PM EST, a DM radio broadcast on Predictive analytics. Which they enthusiastically call an enterprise crystal ball. The broadcast is also recorded...

A Taxonomy of Social Networking Data
From Schneier on Security

A Taxonomy of Social Networking Data

At the Internet Governance Forum in Sharm El Sheikh this week, there was a conversation on social networking data. Someone made the point that there are several...
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