Richard Veryard Blog Index
Sunday, August 7, 2016
Planning to write a few blog posts and corporate white papers over the summer. Watch this space.
Richard Veryard on Architecture
Making the World More Open and Connected
Last year, Facebook changed its mission statement, from "Making The World More Open And Connected" to "Bringing The World Closer Together". As I said in Se...
2 days ago
Security is downstream from strategy
Following @carolecadwalla's latest revelations about the misuse of personal data involving Facebook, she gets a response from Alex Stamos, Facebook's Chief...
4 days ago
Richard Veryard on Computing
Blockchain and the Edge of Disruption - Kodak
Shares in Eastman Kodak more than doubled today following the announcement of the Kodakcoin, "a photocentric cryptocurrency to empower photographers and ag...
2 months ago
Capitalism and Witchcraft
According to a new paper, "big data evidence suggests that the English language area was not capitalist between 1800 and 2000" (via @kvistgaard). The autho...
2 months ago
Weapons of Math Destruction
Cathy O’Neil, a data scientist and activist, has written a new book, “Weapons of Math Destruction.” She is concerned about the proliferation of certain kin...
1 year ago