Simon Bisson (sbisson) wrote,
Simon Bisson

My tweets

  • Wed, 16:58: A JOBS Act counter-perspective. The SEC exists due to the last time casual investors funded professionals. Scandal in 5 years? #FireX
  • Wed, 17:05: Cybersecurity laws are driving necessary defensive behaviours. Gus Hunt CIO of the CIA at #FireX
  • Wed, 17:08: Gus Hunt CIA CTO suggesting using social media-like machine learning techniques to detect and isolate merging cybersecurity threats. #FireX
  • Wed, 17:13: CIA CTO sees cloud as a way to "Cloud: Start fast, grow fast, seed fast, fail cheap" #fireX
  • Wed, 17:19: Amused by the CIA CTO using the concepts at the heart of a recent piece I wrote on rethinking security. Information-centric models! #firex
  • Wed, 17:30: "Security is not a bolt on [...] Needs to be integral to everything we do" - Gus Hunt CIA CTO at #firex
  • Wed, 17:41: Eric Openshaw of Deloitte: "It's bring your own toolset". Going a long way past BYOD into true IT consumerisation! #FireX
  • Wed, 17:43: "Bring Your Own Toolset" reminds me of using early IM tools in consulting companies. Team connection outside of IT functions. #FireX
  • Wed, 17:48: At #FireX @jhagel is thinking about architectures of organisational social tools, for long-lived asynchronous interactions that last months.
  • Wed, 17:51: Wow, that was an intense first two hours of #FireX. So many ideas, so many things to consider. What will the next 48 bring?
  • Wed, 17:54: Updating to the 2.1 release of @rowiapp. Yay!
  • Wed, 17:56: RT @pocahontasshole: Tattoo of Leviticus 18:22 forbidding homosexuality: �200. Not knowing that Leviticus 19:28 forbids tattoos: Pricele ...
  • Wed, 18:37: @BenThePCGuy Oooh! Want. But with a touch screen and a convertible tablet for pen.
  • Wed, 18:44: Annoyed with the Google Doodle today. I have a modern browser, it's just not using the same experimental bits of HTML5. Same markup FTW.
  • Wed, 19:10: Mark Hurd at #FireX; "A customer should be rebelling against complexity".
  • Wed, 19:28: Again it's back to information-centric security with Mark Hurd talking Oracle and private cloud at #FireX. Sensing a theme going on here!
  • Wed, 19:30: Mark Hurd is complaining about stuff that doesn't work together at #FireX. So why is Oracle claiming API copyrights? A bit of a disconnect!
  • Wed, 19:33: Mark Hurd notes Oracle is making apps ready for mobile devices. "So we're in the consumer business whether we like it or not." #FireX
  • Wed, 19:50: Pacific Surfacing
  • Wed, 19:54: Malibu Cruising
  • Wed, 21:44: Irwin and Paul Jacobs now on stage at #FireX. Qualcomm's view of the wireless future.
  • Wed, 21:47: RT @TheRomit: Windows 8 Secrets: Internet Explorer 10 will Ship with Adobe Flash by @thurrott /like Chrome, but wit ...
  • Wed, 21:52: So Flash in IE10 Metro. Not surprising as HTML5 isn't fully baked for media. But will it be in Windows RT devices? That's still unclear...
  • Wed, 21:55: Paul Jacobs talking about the birth of the application processor at Qualcomm, integrating functionality like GPS at a silicon level. #FireX
  • Wed, 21:58: Irwin Jacobs describing Qualcomm's licensing/royalty model a result of company needing upfront funding for R&D. Expediency paid off! #FireX
  • Wed, 22:00: RT @carlzimmer: Wow--UCSF faculty just voted to go open access. Biggest US scientific institution to do so, first public university. Wil ...
  • Wed, 22:04: Paul Jacobs describes Windows RT as Qualcomm's move into the full computing space. Small, light devices with full environments. #FireX
  • Wed, 22:08: Femtocells provide very high data rates for low power, using phone technology. Qualcomm seeing them as very important. #FireX
  • Wed, 22:20: Irwin Jacobs notes that micro-finance cellular service now has to add additional functions due to penetration of low-cost devices. #FireX
  • Wed, 22:22: In rural emerging economies women get cellphone wedding gifts. Stay in touch with family when moving to a new village. Revolutionary. #FireX
  • Wed, 22:27: Fascinating: LTE devices can beacon services they offer at a hardware level. Merge software and physical in new ways, using phones. #FireX
  • Wed, 22:54: Sudden thought. Is low cost communications technology inherently empowering for all minorities? I'd like to hope it is.
  • Wed, 22:56: Then again @marypcbuk knows I harbour dangerously utopian tendencies!
  • Wed, 23:14: The Firestarters (and trying out the new @rowiapp photo editing tools) #FireX
  • Wed, 23:26: Struggling to understand why people thought Facebook stock would pop, as secondary markets auctioned it at $37 with limited availability,
  • Wed, 23:32: Bad Machinery coming from Oni Press: Yay!
  • Thu, 00:03: RT @monkchips: remember when we lived in democracies that accepted civil disobedience as part of the social contract? #goodtimes
  • Thu, 07:53: Ah, love the hot tubs. Soaked away a long day in the tub at our motel. Now to finish up a Maker Faire photostory with @marypcbuk.
  • Thu, 07:56: Making Steady Progress - more dolphins!
  • Thu, 07:58: Will Flash really be in Windows 8? There are definitely bogus builds out there to throw off speculation. We won't actually know until ship.
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