Daily Archives: April 25, 2016

The technical problems of onnline voting

From: Geoff Kuenning Date: April 23, 2016 Re In proof we trust Over and over we see proposals for various forms of online voting. Everybody who does the proposing seems to think that the technical problem that needs to be … Continue reading

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College: Sell Side School Ties

We study the impact of social networks on agents’ ability to gather superior information about firms. Once reliable source of alpha that’s gone post-Reg FD: analysts with ivy league school ties to executives. Sell Side School Ties: Internet Appendix The … Continue reading

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Declassify 28 pages on foreign government ties to 9/11

https://28pages.org/ Declassify 28 pages on foreign government ties to 9/11 Congressman Thomas Massie described the 28 pages as “shocking” and said, “I had to stop every couple pages and…try to rearrange my understanding of history. It challenges you to rethink … Continue reading

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Kuwait to DNA test tourists and Citizens

Kuwait will DNA “tag” everybody with the new DNA legislation that will become law this year. Kuwait will have a database including DBA fingerprints of allcitizens, residents and visitors. This law is the first of its kind in the world and Kuwait is … Continue reading

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SS7 Hacking Your Phone the dirty little secret of international espionage.

The SS7 breach Signalling System Number Researchers discovered security flaws in SS7 that allow listening to private phone calls and intercepting text messages on a potentially massive scale – even when cellular networks are using the most advanced encryption now … Continue reading

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