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Artificial Intelligence in the Real and Virtual Worlds

Artificial Intelligence in the Real and Virtual Worlds Posted by Josh Townsend on April 25, 2017.Artificial Intelligence and GamesWhile most of the tech media’s ‘next big thing’ buzz is still focused on VR, that technology is beginning to settle into the early days of its role. Gaming
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Did democracy win with Macron? Doubtful

Did democracy win with Macron? Doubtful Posted by Kevin on May 8, 2017.My first thoughts on Macron’s victory were that democracy had prevailed. But second thoughts made me wonder. We’re too accustomed to thinking of democracy in old-fashioned Left (socialist) and Right (fas
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May must be out in June: our last chance

May must be out in June: our last chance Posted by Kevin on May 22, 2017.Let’s not beat about the bush — Britain was tricked into voting for Brexit by an establishment determined to break Brussels’ interference in its increasingly hard-line and authoritarian policies.
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My June Vote

My June Vote Posted by Kevin on May 30, 2017.I must repeat what I said before the last general election in the UK: I shall not vote.I dismiss as absurd the thoughtless claims that I have a duty to vote. I do not. I have a duty to follow my beliefs, to stand for what is right and to cri
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Bioware and the EA Pattern

Bioware and the EA Pattern Posted by Josh Townsend on June 6, 2017.Bioware fitting a patternIn early May reports surfaced that Bioware Montreal, a division of the long-established game studio acquired by EA in 2007, has been relegated to a ‘support’ studio following the fairly disastro
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Facing the Realities of VR and AR

Facing the Realities of VR and AR Posted by Josh Townsend on October 5, 2016.It’s hard to separate important innovations from mere fads. The technology industry can be especially difficult in this regard, constantly throwing out curve-balls that take analysts by surprise. So many devic
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Physical security and quantum computing

Physical security and quantum computing Posted by Rob Slade on October 3, 2016.There is probably not a great deal that quantum computing can do to benefit physical security. As previously noted, biometrics may be improved, and these are being increasingly used for physical access cont
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Cryptography and quantum computing

Cryptography and quantum computing Posted by Rob Slade on September 29, 2016.Yes, I know I complained about it at the beginning, and I’ve dealt with it elsewhere, but I suppose I really have to address it. (There actually are a number of issues about cryptography and quantum com
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Quantum computing and access control

Quantum computing and access control Posted by Rob Slade on September 27, 2016.The posited pattern matching capabilities of quantum computing may have a couple of different applications in access control.Biometrics would likely benefit from improved abilities to match and compare. At
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Security architecture and quantum computing

Security architecture and quantum computing Posted by Rob Slade on September 23, 2016.Computer and system architectures have security implications. Any new technology needs to be assessed in terms of the risk it may present. A completely new architecture means that there will be new
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Quantum computing and security management

Quantum computing and security management Posted by Rob Slade on September 21, 2016.Having looked at the basics of quantum computing, and the fundamental problems they can address, let’s turn to applying some of that to security itself, starting with security management.In securi
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Problems addressable by quantum computing

Problems addressable by quantum computing Posted by Rob Slade on September 21, 2016.Quantum computing will probably make possible certain types of calculation and analysis that have been difficult or impossible with traditional digital computers. These new operations will, as every ne
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Security implications of quantum computing

Security implications of quantum computing Posted by Rob Slade on September 10, 2016.Recently there has been a spate of media articles on how quantum computing is going to destroy the security world as we know it. These articles are all based on one report that has estimated how long
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Automatic takedown – a step too far

Automatic takedown – a step too far Posted by Kevin on September 5, 2016.Europol announced yesterday that “1,677 media content and social media accounts in 6 languages containing terrorist and violent extremist propaganda have been processed for the purpose of referral.” &#
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Spammers are spammers whoever they are

Spammers are spammers whoever they are Posted by Kevin on September 2, 2016.Two spammers’ spam samples took my eye today:Kevtownsend, our VIP host has a message for youKevin, you’ve been chosen to participate in our Desktop Virtualization Research PanelThe first was caught
Publish At:2016-09-02 18:05 | Read:1795 | Comments:0 | Tags:Expert Views Kevin Townsend's opinions spam

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