Digital Identity - the Key to Privacy and Security in the Digital World
AUGUST 29, 2016
Digital technologies are increasingly intertwined with the evolution of blockchain infrastructures. Let me summarize some of what I learned.
Securing the Foundations of our Digital Economy
JANUARY 2, 2017
On December 1 the Commission issued its final Report on Securing and Growing the Digital Economy. The attacker has the advantage.
“Flexible Security”: A Sensible Social Policy for our Digital Age
JULY 7, 2015
Entrepreneurship and flexible security. We are transitioning to a digital economy whose vast implications are not well understood.
The Top Ten Emerging Technologies of 2016
AUGUST 16, 2016
The technologies on the list are not new. The full report includes a longer, one-page description of each of these technologies.
Disruptive technologies 2015-2016
JANUARY 12, 2015
In the embedded presentation below, Brian Solis explores some of the biggest technology trends and possible twists on the horizon for 2015 and 2016. Social learning
Education Technology Strategies - Day One
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
FEBRUARY 3, 2015
lessons scripted around 1:1 laptop); IT issues - we were a Windows network, with everything on our own domain - we needed to open eg printing etc O - consumer technology far more accessible in 2012 esp. dates to classical Greece How does technology change this? - Using technology to find more (vs. CERN ? Which 6?"
Better Education Through Technology
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
JANUARY 10, 2011
There is no person needed to take our money, and nobody needed to watch over the car while we're gone (if security is required it is centralized using surveillance cameras). me) on seeing a sight like this is to suggest that everybody would be better off with a little more investment in technology. They do nothing to enhance security.
Noam Chomsky, security, and equivocal information
NOVEMBER 17, 2013
He reiterated his earlier call for us to understand the NSA surveillance scandal within an historical context that shows that governments always use technology for their own worst purposes. Chomskey said: Governments have been doing this for a century, using the best technology they had. 15 when Prof. I’m sure Gen. ” Prof.
Sunrise: The technologies that will change our lives
JUNE 24, 2012
Yesterday morning I appeared on the Sunrise national breakfast program together with science broadcaster Dr Karl Kruszelnicki , being interviewed about the big ideas and new technologies that will change our lives. Future of retail Technology trendsThe video clip is below.
Enterprise Social Technology – Review
FEBRUARY 26, 2011
Social technologies are a fact in the workplace and this book provides a comprehensive overview of the issues. Books
Education Technology Strategies - Day Two
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
So the Achieving Excellents has four major objectives: - achieving excellence - ensuring equity - promoting well-being - competence We''ve also been partnering with the Council of Directors of Educations (CODE - ''superintendants'') - this boosts what we know about technology and enabling innovations. How do we build on this? From 68%.
We know we’ve traded away privacy. But for exactly what security?
SEPTEMBER 15, 2013
Moreover, as technology and society evolve, the equilibrium points may shift. It has been said that “security” is not found in apprehending a guilty party but in preventing the harm from occurring. Not everyone, nor every culture, will find the same point of equilibrium. How can we reason with lack of stuff to reason about?
Jobs, work and technology
DECEMBER 2, 2011
And, systems like Watson will be extensively used to help experts deal with highly complex problems in areas like medicine, finance and national security. Social technology is creating the effect of “social heads in the sand” by believing popular and influential ” are more important than the meaningful and significant.
How Luxembourg is playing to become a technology hub
MAY 31, 2012
As such the government and business sectors are seeking to build Luxembourg into a technology hub, with ICT named by the government as the third of five pillars for national development. It will be interesting to see how well Luxembourg continues to build itself as a technology hub, drawing on its traditional strengths.
International Women’s Day: Using Technology to Empower Women and Girls
MARCH 8, 2016
Here’s two programs that use technology to support women and girls and are an inspiration. March 8th is International Women’s Day.
Learning Technologies UK wrap-up
JANUARY 31, 2011
I had the pleasure of speaking at the Learning Technologies ’11 conference, talking on the topic of games. The afore-mentioned Steve did a advanced presentation on the future of technologies that kept me engaged despite a severe bout of jetlag, talking about things you’ve also heard here: semantics, social, and more.
[liveblog] Data & Technology in Government
FEBRUARY 26, 2015
Part of the importance of this is that students at the Kennedy School are agitating for a much strong technology component to their education on the grounds that these days policy makers need to be deeply cognizant of the possibilities technology offers, and of the culture of our new technology development environment. FitBit).
Security vs. Utility
SEPTEMBER 12, 2009
icon icons location bar Mozilla security tool bar Tags: Technology problems chrome Firefox Firefox 3.5.3 What’s the name for that?)
Blockchain Can Reshape Financial Services… But it Will Take Significant Time and Investment
SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
Today, multiple technologies poised to drive the next wave of financial services innovation are converging in maturity.” DLT is one such technology.
The Long Term Impact of AI on Jobs - Some Lessons from History
JULY 26, 2016
Automation anxieties continued to resurface in the 20th century, right along with accelerating technology advances. How should we respond?
The Growing Importance of Storytelling in the Business World
MARCH 13, 2017
This is now the case with blockchain and related technologies. Communications have played a major role in my work over the past few decades.
Report: The Future of Digital Australia in 2025 and what Australians think
JUNE 1, 2014
All the assets are on the Intel Security 2025 site. TECH SECURITY INFOGRAPHIC vimeo HD 1080.mp4 from McAfee APAC on Vimeo.
Towards a Trusted Framework for Identity and Data Sharing
NOVEMBER 14, 2016
These include social security ID, passport number, driver’s license number, e-mail address, telephone numbers, and login IDs and passwords.
Competing Against “Digital Invaders”
OCTOBER 4, 2016
This competitive shift is caused primarily by rapidly changing technologies and markets. Let me briefly discuss each.
The President’s Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity
MAY 23, 2016
The Commission is composed of twelve individuals from the world of business, technology and academia. Today, money is mostly intangible.
What does the Internet of Everything mean to you?
AUGUST 4, 2014
As Google’s Larry Page and others have said, the amount of jobs available for people is going to decrease as technology advances.
Owning our data
JULY 8, 2014
The Respect Network is an early example of this move, providing a secure network to share private data. InternetOfEverything Technology
Network Era Fluency
JULY 8, 2013
While my personal data may not be that important in the great scheme of things, networked data drive advertising, brands, and security systems.
Blockchains: the Promise of More Frictionless, Trusted Economies
OCTOBER 11, 2016
Why wasn’t stronger security designed into the original Internet infrastructure? Foremost among them is security. Why do firms exist?
Apple’s content blocking is chemo for the cancer of adtech
AUGUST 26, 2015
So rampant, in fact, that T.Rob Wyatt, a security expert, calls adtech “the new digital cancer.” advertising Technology VRMThe tide of popular sentiment is turning against tracking-based advertising — and Apple knows it. ” This is aimed straight at tracking-based advertising, known in the trade as adtech.
Digital Twin: Bringing the Physical and Digital Worlds Closer Together
NOVEMBER 28, 2016
The secret ingredient in this technology that has been largely lacking to date is context. These include: .
The Economic Potential of The Internet of Things
JULY 14, 2015
Like many technological advances, the Internet of Things (IoT) has been long in coming. Privacy, Security, Confidentiality and IP.
The Evolution of the Internet of Very Smart Things
OCTOBER 15, 2014
This transformation is driven by the continuing advances of technology. The total number of users rose to 100s of millions. . Not future-proof.
Is FinTech Forcing Banking to a Tipping Point?
APRIL 11, 2016
For the past few decades, digital technologies have been systematically transforming one industry after another. Banks face an Uber Moment.
The Rise of the On-Demand Economy
MARCH 10, 2015
A firm will keep expanding and adding people as long as doing so is less expensive than securing the additional services in the marketplace.
AI and Public Policy
JANUARY 23, 2017
Throughout history, humans have both shaped and adapted to new technologies. These warning should be taken very seriously. Hype vs reality.
Tear the walls down: Jericho and the future of enterprise tech
NOVEMBER 16, 2011
Yesterday I gave the keynote on The Future of Information Technology at the Local Government IT2011 conference in Coffs Harbour, which this year had the theme of mobility. Given the ambitious scope of my keynote title, I covered a lot of territory including fundamental technology shifts and the evolving shape of organizational technology.
Is the Blockchain Now Reaching a Tipping Point?
AUGUST 2, 2016
A few weeks ago, the World Economic Forum (WEF) published its annual list of the Top Ten Emerging Technologies for 2016.
Anticipating the Future of the IT Industry
MARCH 22, 2016
Computing has constantly changed shape and location - mainly as a result of new technology, but often also because of shifts in demand.”.
ESN as knowledge bridges
JUNE 16, 2014
PKM Technology It takes a networked organization, staffed by people with networked mindsets, to thrive in a networked economy.