Finally Watched “The Phantom Edit” & “Attack of the Phantom”

For those unaware, these were versions of The Phantom Menace and Attack of the Clones that were re-edited in order to improve upon the movie. The verdict, no amount of editing can add humanity to those characters. I couldn’t get through thirty minutes of “The Phantom Edit.” It’s still an utter pile of garbage. I […]

What online services exist to help identify and segment customers for a product?

What online services exist to help companies understand, identify and segment their customers before the product is actually developed? One of the major difficulties we face as a small startup company is identifying our  target customers and understand who they are. Sure, getting out of the office, doing the footwork and talking to as many […]

Schneier on Security: Gait Analysis from Satellite

By analysing the movements of human shadows in aerial and satellite footage, JPL engineer Adrian Stoica says it should be possible to identify people from the way they walk — a technique called gait analysis, whose power lies in the fact that a persons walking style is very hard to disguise. via Schneier on Security: […]