Dec 2017
Nov 2017


Oct 2017

There is no reason for regulations on big data

Taylor Millard Oct 23, 2017 8:01 AM

Free markets are just fine, even when mistakes happen.

Sep 2017

… or at least people who thought about hacking

“He would get nothing, obviously, if what he gave us was not proof.”

Jul 2017


“We should be retaliating massively.”

“I don’t know what else the mainstream media can talk about.”

“But you have to ask him.”

“We’re moving to a point where a major attack like this is very, very possible.”

What’s at stake for Trump meeting Putin this week

Andrew Malcolm Jul 05, 2017 10:01 AM

Not Daniel Craig.

Jun 2017

Hackers stole private data from election databases

John Sexton Jun 22, 2017 1:21 PM

“90,000 records stolen by Russian state actors contained drivers license numbers”

“[T]he Russians now have three years to build on their knowledge of U.S. voting systems…”

“Idle pratter.”

May 2017

“This opens a lot of possibilities for everyone to find other similarities…”

Apr 2017

AKA Obi Wan Kenobi

Mar 2017

“may also be in black market or used by American hackers…”

Jan 2017

“The Committee will follow the intelligence wherever it leads.”

“I think the Russians participated in helping this man get elected.”

“Some of the things that were revealed in this classified briefing — my confidence has been shook.”


“I think that there’s no evidence whatsoever that Russia’s efforts against us … did anything to affect the campaign.”

“The Russians felt pretty good about what happened on Nov. 8 and they also felt pretty good about what they did.”

“He [also] receives regular briefings from his security team, from outside sources…”


Dec 2016

Rogue laptop

“The fact that Russia’s efforts were incompetent or insufficient shouldn’t make us feel better.”

“I think that computers have complicated lives very greatly.”

Open thread.

“Some of it may be explicit and publicized; some of it may not be.”

Rorschach test.