Jerry Regan

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Stop externalising your life

3 April, 2013<p>Recently the Barbican museum in London held an exhibition called the Rain Room. It was an installation in which water poured from the …

Gun rights advocates fear U.N. treaty will lead to U.S. registry

The U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday approved a sweeping, first-of-its-kind treaty aimed at regulating the estimated $60 billion international arms …

From the man who brought you the ‘indefinite military detention’ clause…

<i>Reporting from Santiago, Chile</i><p><i>“There is no bar to this nation’s holding one of its own citizens as an enemy combatant.”</i> — US Senator Carl Levin<p>My …

A second passport you’d probably never think of

Over dinner with a friend in Busan, South Korea yesterday, the conversation turned to residency and second citizenships. My friend is a successful …

Entrepreneurs: Stop participating in hackathons just to win them

<i>This is a guest post by entrepreneur Austin Smith</i><p>This month, I participated in an epic hack trip on the “StartupBus” — and it was the 12th hackathon I’ve been a part of in as many months.<p>I love everything about hackathons. The idea of simultaneously building relationships, teams and products for a …

What technical reasons are there to have low maximum password lengths?

I have always wondered why so many websites have very firm restrictions on password length (exactly 8 characters, up to 8 characters, etc). These …

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Cyprus Residents' Outlook Already Bleak Before Bank Crisis

Cyprus residents' confidence in their banks and views on EU leadership, their own financial prospects, and wellbeing worsened significantly last …

Make Your Case: How To Run a Self-Surveillance

Survivalists, preppers and even security personal can be prone to the same shortcomings they often preach to the unprepared — making a case for …

TSA to Allow Small Knives on Airplanes Starting April 25th 2013

This recent news of the TSA allowing small knives onboard aircraft, has flooded the internet with misconceptions and question as to what constitutes …

See It Like Jones Would: Rocket FUD

In the spirit of the last “Jones” post, we’d like to revisit his narrative on the V-2. One of the key questions Jones and his colleagues struggled …

VPNs: What They Do, How They Work, and Why You're Dumb for Not Using One

For as ubiquitous as connectivity has become and how reliant we've grown on it, the Internet is still a digital jungle where hackers easily steal …