The Infinite Memory Problem

"I don't believe society understands what happens when everything is available, knowable and recorded by everyone all the time" - Eric Schmidt, CEO, Google Actually I think society does understand, or at least we used to. This is exactly why »

Is the Solution to Online Privacy Simply a Question of Ownership?

"Privacy is dead, deal with it" - Scott McNealy then CEO of Sun "If you have something that you don't want anyone to know, maybe you shouldn't be doing it in the first place." - Eric Schmidt, CEO of Google »

Reflections on the Apple Newton MessagePad Failure on the Eve of the iPad

As I hold on for the long wait for my iPad 3G I was inspired to pull out my Apple Newton MessagePad 120 to baseline how far Apple has come since the Newton was first released in 1993. I was »

Quick thoughts for the day

Read a rumor today that the upcoming Apple tablet might be called the iPad. I predicted it would be called the MacBook Tablet but I have to admit the iPad sounds compelling. It's too close to iPod for me to »

CES Round Up - Winners, losers and what you missed

I generally stay away from thinking about CES until the week is up and I can look at the big picture. For all the whining that goes on about FUD in the Information Security industry nowhere is there more hype »

Prediction Confirmed: Big changes coming to iTunes in 2010

Earlier this week I predicted that the La La acquisition by Apple was the start of an entirely new in the cloud online strategy for the iTunes music and media store. A few days ago the Wall Street Journal (link) »