Outrage Over an Antigay Law Does Not Spread to Olympic Officials – NYTimes

Outrage Over an Antigay Law Does Not Spread to Olympic Officials – NYTimes.com. So this is messed up. Everyone knows that the Olympics is against discrimination against any form; it’s part of the philosophy of bringing people together no matter what race, nationality, etc. Russia, where the Winter Olympics are being held, has an anti-gay … Continue reading

Information Leakage and Information Asymmetry – NYT and The Economist

Information Leakage and Information Asymmetry – NYT and The Economist

A Cheap Spying Tool With a High Creepy Factor (NYTimes) demonstrates how easy it is to “spy” on people. This doesn’t surprise me at all nor does it amount to a journalistic revelation. What is significant, however, is that it points towards how dangerously little knowledge consumers have about their online privacy. This information asymmetry … Continue reading