The Internet of Things: What We Can Learn From Stuxnet

In 2010 a malicious computer worm called Stuxnet was uncovered in the Iranian uranium enrichment facility Natanz. For months it had been wrecking havoc on centrifuges that played a vital function in the enrichment of uranium that would ultimately be used to develop nuclear weapons. The way Stuxnet worked was as follows. First it infects … Continue reading The Internet of Things: What We Can Learn From Stuxnet

Book Summary: The Second Machine Age

Summary The Second Machine Age: Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies by Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee attempts to classify the current incredible breakthroughs we are seeing in the technology industry as a second machine age. The first machine age, the Industrial Revolution, “allowed us to overcome the limitations of muscle … Continue reading Book Summary: The Second Machine Age