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The Age of Context and the API Economy

November 2nd, 2013 · No Comments · Daily Thesis, The API Economy

I I participated in a panel on the API Economy at the APIStrat Conference last week. The conference was fabulous and well attended. I learned a lot. Steve Willmott—the co-organizer and CEO of 3Scale–invited me to write a blog post for 3Scale. I am also cross-posting it here. Thanks for the invitation to the conference […]

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Privacy and Prohibition

July 21st, 2013 · No Comments · Daily Thesis, Identity, privacy

I was watching Ken Burns documentary on Prohibition tonight,and it was powerful and relevant. “The history of the United State can be told in eleven words, Columbus, Washington, Lincoln and the Volstead Act, two flours up and ask for Gus. The New Your Evening Sun” The Volstead act was the name of the bill that […]

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2012 International Oasis Cloud Symposium

October 16th, 2012 · No Comments · Daily Thesis, Identity, Open API Economy, privacy

  Summary of the Oasis Cloud Symposium last week in Washington DC. Introduction Last week I was invited to attend the 2012 International Oasis Cloud Symposium. I was very impressed. The attendance was not large—in fact—the organizers limited the number of attendees to 125 people. I was not able to attend the first day, but […]

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The Case for Reputation Capital

October 1st, 2012 · No Comments · Daily Thesis, feature, Identity, Innovation, KRL, The API Economy

I love this talk. Let me know what you think.

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NSTIC Update

September 24th, 2012 · No Comments · Daily Thesis, feature, Identity

National Institute of Standards and Technology awards $9M to support trusted identity initiative Introduction On September 20, 2012, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) announced more than 9 million USD dollars of grant awards in support of the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC). The grants were awarded to five consortiums. […]

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SAML is Dead! Long Live SAML!

September 19th, 2012 · No Comments · Daily Thesis, feature, Identity, The API Economy

Answers to the unanswered questions from the webinar Introduction Last Friday on Sept. 14, Pamela Dingle—Sr. Technical Architect from Ping Identity Corp.—and I conducted a free webinar about the much ballyhooed demise of SAML. You can view the webinar in its entirety on the KuppingerCole website. To us, the best measurement of interest in any […]

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Identity in a Post-PC Era

September 18th, 2012 · No Comments · Daily Thesis, Identity, The API Economy

How 400M iOS devices changes everything Most of the planet at least paid a little bit of attention to the announcement of the iPhone 5 on Sept. 12th. The anticipation for the announcement was so high, that sales of the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4s actually dipped some in the last quarter. While I like […]

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A Fish Story

July 12th, 2012 · No Comments · Daily Thesis, life

My son Jay loves to fish. On one trip to Hawaii we decided to go deep sea fishing. We hired a big boat. We found the famous Capt. Went to the dock at 5 AM. When the first mate brought up the fishing poles I had never seen fishing poles so big. We fished all […]

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Know your Extremes—from a yotta byte to a yocto second

June 7th, 2012 · No Comments · Daily Thesis, feature, lexicon

From the Very Big to the Very Small One clear trend is that things are both getting really big and also really small. In that light, it is useful to know your extremes. Below is both a graphic and a table of extremes, their names, symbols, values and terms. Name Symbol Value Term yotta Y […]

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Inventive Claymation

June 1st, 2012 · No Comments · Daily Thesis

This is a little gory—but its clay. Be sure to watch the “making of Cat Raid” when it’s over.

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