San Diego based Anonymizer is developing a technology to help Chinese internet users avoid the Chinese government's censorship efforts. It is a neat idea, however, it looks like it would make it nearly impossible to detech click-fraud--the practice of clicking on ads to make money.
Tom Foremski: IMHO
Former Financial Times reporter Tom Foremski writes about Silicon Valley business trends and the intersection of technology and media.
Tom Foremski reports on the business and culture of Silicon Valley at the intersection of technology and media.
I was a busy bee on Thursday. The day started slowly, I had trouble getting out of bed due to a 5am stop but by 11am I was up and running and heading down to Santa Clara a for a meeting with Hong Kong's technology czar Dr Robert Yang.
Could we organize a SETI-like approach to finding terrorists so that we can put a stop to this perpetual war?Couldn't we all just take a few acres of remote countryside, fresh digital satellite images, and see if we could spot resupply activities, suspicious movements, or other signs of Osama Bin Laden and his allies?
Debating the myths of innovation with Geoffrey Moore--Silicon Valley's top IT consultant
I've been away from the blogosphere, or rather mediasphere for three days, and I noticed that it is still here.I spent those moments with my kids and I've grown to like spending my time offline.
Defending against Oracle's attempt to wipe out large open-source communities will be difficult.
I was fortunate to meet my fellow ZDNet blogger Steve Gillmor on Tuesday evening. And I have to say that he is now my favorite of the Gillmor Gang, and that includes his brother, Dan Gillmor.
Intel CEO Paul Otellini is investing in marketing as he seeks to remake the image of the world's largest chipmaker in highly competitive markets
As a media professional of nearly 25 years, it is especially wonderful that media is now in the forefront of this technology boom. The new media really is the new technology--a concept that sounds strange at first but I think you will begin to see what I mean over the next year or so.
About fifty years ago a raw and passionate literature began to emerge and society tried to beat it back -- the Beat Generation was born