October 2, 2018

New Zealand First Nation To Impose Digital Strip-Search For Travelers

Technocrats are running amok in New Zealand. Your smartphones and laptops are now deemed searchable by law and refusal to hand over passwords on demand will cost you $5,000 and seizure of your devices for forensic analysis. A demand can be made for no particular reason or suspicion. Welcome to the Fourth Reich. 

Algorithms: What’s A Few Mistakes Vs. 90% Accuracy?

Because man is imperfect, it follows that anything man creates is imperfect as well, including the computer programs that are intended to run everything in our lives. Furthermore, the law of Entropy suggests that anything man creates will be more imperfect than the creator. Trusting our lives and fortunes to secret algorithms is foolish and dangerous.