We had to put our family dog down. Princess Buttercup of Petersburg was my daughter’s first real pet and as my daughter grew so did Buttercup. For the past twelve years we celebrated life’s events and Buttercup was right there with us, every step of the way. Birthdays, holidays, even more pets; we could look Read more
I was having a conversation with friends the other day and while it may sound nerdy as hell, the topic was focused on identity. I swear (trust me) that no drinks were involved but the conversation went pretty deep, nonetheless. What is identity, how is it used, and how can it be protected? Like Aristotle Read more
Invasion of privacy debates have escalated once again as a traffic camera snaps a shot of a speeder caught touching a woman’s breast. (Full story can be found here.) It is right to debate surveillance cameras, but am I the only one wondering how the picture made it to the Internet in the first place? Read more
Methinks that Ziggy secretly works for Facebook. He is incorrect, however, everyone needs secret identities.
I posted a status to Facebook that included the words “Sea World” and all of a sudden I received a recommended page for Sea World and other Orlando theme parks in their advertisement section. Does anyone really think that Facebook isn’t parsing every post for nuggets they can glean and use for advertising purposes? From Read more
(I wrote the following article for BABM Business Magazine back in May/June of 2009. The article is reprinted here with their permission.) With the latest layoff news continuing to add chaos to the economy, CEOs need to protect their businesses in case of staff cuts, restructuring or consolidation of offices. While your company may not Read more
Digital Identity by Phillip J. Windley See this book on Amazon » Bill has read this book Recommend This is a clear, consise, and easy to read book on IDM and DRM. I recommend it HIGHLY to anyone who wants an overview of IDM and its roots in the X.500 space. While Digital Identity does Read more