Dave Kleidermacher

Skim milk

How do you make smartphones into trustworthy platforms? Some recent attempts are problematic. This week, the CEO of Verifone—Douglas Bergeron—issued a scathing diatribe on Square,…

Photographic memory

Networked printers and other seemingly banal home and office equipment are now treasure troves of sensitive information to be mined by the bad guys. I…

ARM’s new brain

On Thursday I had the distinct pleasure of attending the San Francisco launch of ARM Ltd.'s Cortex A15 “codename Eagle”–the next generation high-end multicore ARM…

Linux vs. organism

I recently read a fascinating news article regarding recentlypublishedYale bioinformatics research, comparing Linux to genomes. The studyelucidates the stark difference between the E. coli cell…