Michael Price is counsel in the Liberty and National Security Program at the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law.
He hints that it’s a Samsung product, but doesn’t exactly say so.
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yet no product specifications are cited.
And in an appeal to authority, he cites General David Petraeus, ex Director of the CIA as an expert in personal opsec, an area where he seems to have insufficient expertise. <quote ref=”Wired“>“Items of interest will be located, identified, monitored, and remotely controlled through technologies such as radio-frequency identification, sensor networks, tiny embedded servers, and energy harvester, We’ll spy on you through your dishwasher”</quote>
previously noted (& highly recommended as a DVR display endpoint)
apropos: <quote>When Smart Interactivity is enabled, VIZIO will collect specific viewing information, including but not limited to the identity of your broadcast, cable, or satellite television provider, the television programs and commercials you view (including time, date, channel, and whether you view them live or time-shifted), and whether you click on any advertisements.</quote>
Wojciech Golab, Muntasir R. Rahman, Alvin AuYoung, Kimberly Keeton, Xiaozhou (Steve) Li; Eventually Consistent: Not What You Were Expecting?; In ACM Queue; Volume 12, Issue 1; 2014-02-18.
Teaser: Methods of quantifying consistency (or lack thereof) in eventually consistent storage systems
Wojciech Golab, University of Waterloo
Muntasir R. Rahman, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Alvin AuYoung, HP Labs, Palo Alto
Kimberly Keeton, HP Labs, Palo Alto
Xiaozhou (Steve) Li, Google
CAP Principle, Eric Brewer
Relaxed Consistency Properties
Probabilistically Bounded Staleness (PBS)
passive measurement (traces)
active measurement (high-rate sampling)
appearance of out-of-order execution
standardize the clocks
unique values in each write (a serial number)
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<quote>For instance, one recent paper reported that the proliferation of job-related tweets—using phrases such as “lost my job”—could help discern labor market trends. Google’s own economists have argued search traffic has had provided a pretty good reflection of short-term fluctuations in US economic conditions.</quote>
Luigi Zingales; Preventing Economists’ Capture; 14 pages; Chapter; Daniel Carpenter, David Moss (editors); Preventing Regulatory Capture: Special Interest Influence and How to Limit It; Cambridge University Press; 2013.
Liran Einav (co-author); <quote>s (here and here) on the impact of taxes on internet commerce </quote>