Elon Musk Haunted by His Lies: Begs Judge to Blame Someone Else

In 1993 I worked with some of the world’s best OCR scanners and various text to speech systems, as a volunteer in a program to help blind graduate students. By 1997 I was deploying industry leading speech to text at a major clinical and research hospital…. The technology and subject matter has been familiar to … Continue reading Elon Musk Haunted by His Lies: Begs Judge to Blame Someone Else

How Elon Musk Pulls An Enron And Gets Away With It

The big question is why Enron, “the most innovative company in America“, ever got caught and held accountable for the thing Elon does constantly: lie and defraud people. …Times story carried a quote from the closing arguments of the plaintiffs’ lawyer, Nicholas Porritt: “This case is about whether rules that apply to everybody else should … Continue reading How Elon Musk Pulls An Enron And Gets Away With It

Why a Cyber Pearl Harbor Will Never Happen

The easy answer is really a semantic one: nothing that can be done in cyber (information technology) is directly comparable to widespread kinetic destruction of military forces. Once something approaches that level of destructive force, it’s no longer really the domain of cyber. In other words we don’t really call it a voice attack if … Continue reading Why a Cyber Pearl Harbor Will Never Happen