Tag Archives: Big Brother

Data Miners Could Misinterpret the Motherlode

Phyllis Nissila Or: “On the Chuckle Side of Data Mining“–reprinted from my “For Grins” page because, well, it seems even more timely now. Cheers, “miners,” and just remember: things are not always what they seem. *** I overheard the group … Continue reading

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In Plain Sight, 1 (Devotional)

Phyllis Nissila Here’s the latest buzz on tracking devices: The Pentagon is developing so-called “micro drones,” miniature unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) that “‘hide in plain sight,’ mimicking the behavior and size of bugs and birds” [1]. These high-tech critterbots range … Continue reading

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RFID or GFID: Who’s Tracking You? (Devotional)

Phyllis Nissila THE “BIG BROTHER”? Technology geeks are thrilled with the latest human locator devices. The rest of us not so much. We are all familiar with street cameras, magnetic strips in credit and debit cards, and airport scanners that … Continue reading

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