January 1, 2011
Catsy asked What are your goals? I usually don’t do this, but somehow I’m feeling like I can. I do yoga every day. I do just enough to get me going in the morning, but never enough to improve. I want to move beyond maintenance. Get a regular writing process going. I hate that writing […]
Catspaw’s Guide to the Inevitably Insane
April 1, 2009
Never forget to check Catspaw’s Guide to the Inevitably Insane this morning.
March 30, 2009
Look past Jesse’s unctuous self-promotion (I know Deebs and Nart too!) and read GhostNet, Conficker, and the New Arms Race. If you don’t know the citizen lab, Catsy worked there after she worked for me, and before she went to google. She’s one of the developers of Psiphon. Good to know what you world governments […]
March 29, 2009
Canadian research uncovers cyber espionage network Canadian researchers have uncovered an internet spy network, based mostly in China, that has hacked into computers owned by governments and private organizations in 103 countries. The findings released Sunday follow a 10-month investigation by researchers from the Ottawa-based think tank SecDev Group and the Munk Centre for International […]
Is That an Emoticon in 1862?
January 20, 2009
Is That an Emoticon in 1862? – City Room Blog – NYTimes.com Were they using emoticons back in the era of Abraham Lincoln? [thanks to Catsypaw for this]
Catspaw agrees, “its a dangers time for world economy”
January 17, 2009
As Catsy points out “Canada says its a dangers time for world economy“.
They came, they lounged, they dined…
December 25, 2008
Rochelle and Michelle… and Buridan were over for a festive dinner at my house this week. More roast elk and cranberries and sauces. And talk. My head was spinning by the end of the evening when the waltzed off into the snow.
catspaw- yay pink vikings
December 3, 2008
[a real time conversation between me and catspaw this morning] 12/3/08 8:05 AM catspaw- tell me a story. happy or sad? catspaw- happy here was this young lass named catsy who lived in a big chateau she had a strange cat catspaw has gone offline. and what’s better than that she had magic you never […]
Report: Iranian blogger arrested – UPI.com
November 19, 2008
Catsy just IMed to say that a friend of ours, Hoder, has been arrested in Iran. Report: Iranian blogger arrested – UPI.com TEHRAN, Nov. 18 (UPI) — An Iranian blogger, who had visited Israel advocating improved relations, was arrested in Tehran and has admitted to spying, an Iranian Web site says. Jahan News, a Web […]
SKYPE surveillance Huge System for Web Surveillance Discovered in China – NYTimes.com
October 2, 2008
I’ve always had issues with skype… and here’s one more, done by NART at the citizen lab, where Catsy used to work, after she left my lab, and before going to google. Huge System for Web Surveillance Discovered in China – NYTimes.com A group of Canadian human-rights activists and computer security researchers has discovered a […]