Tom Foremski

Tom Foremski reports on the business and culture of Silicon Valley at the intersection of technology and media.

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Anti-censorship and anti-click fraud?

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.

February 25, 2006 by


Could Internet users help fight terrorism?

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?

February 21, 2006 by

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The high resoultion of reality

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.

February 20, 2006 by