1989 Webb (US) CATALYST: Computer-Aided Tools for the Analysis of Science & Technology

Short URL: http://tinyurl.com/CIA-CATALYST When Diane Web reached the Office of Scientific and Weapons Research (OSWR) at the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), she entered what John Perry Barlow called in a Forbes article “the gulag.”  Gray desks and rotten tools–she had better computers and better analytic tools as a graduate student prior to joining the CIA.  …

All IO Tools (Index) 19 FEB 14

Updated 25 February 2014 1988-2009 OSINT-M4IS2 TECHINT Chronology 1986 Computer Aided Tools for the Analysis of Science & Technology (CATALYST) 1989 Webb (US) CATALYST: Computer-Aided Tools for the Analysis of Science & Technology 1993 Corporate Role in National Competitiveness: Smart People + Good Tools + Information = Profit 1998 TAKEDOWN: Targets, Tools, & Technocracy 2001 …

Robert Steele: Creating a Post-Western Independent Internet (Trump Revolution 22)

Creating a Post-Western Independent Internet An Open Source Internet Can Create Peace and Prosperity for All Memorable URL: http://tinyurl.com/post-google-internet Robert David Steele The recent decision by President Vladimir Putin to create an independent Internet with a separate Domain Name System (DNC) that is impervious to Western attack including data corruption and mis-representation is a good …

Robert Steele: Privatizing Covert Operations – The Most Asinine, Unconstitutional, Unethical Idea of the 21st Century (Trump Revolution 20)

Privatizing Covert Operations The Most Asinine, Unconstitutional, Unethical Idea of the 21st Century UPDATE 1: BoingBoing is saying Blackwater also proposed killing Trump enemies within the USA. I doubt this but am asking around. ORIGINAL (also a Kindle) If Mike Pompeo wants to commit virtual suicide and end his prospects of being an effective Secretary …

Reference: National Intelligence University Strategy Plan — Comments by Robert Steele

NIU Strategic Plan (2017-21) Thoughts on NIU Strategy Neither the IC nor NIU understand the full spectrum of threats, most of which are not military.  Top ten threats to humanity per LtGen Dr. Brent Scowcroft and High Level Panel are, in this order: poverty, infectuous disease, environmental degradation, inter-state conflict, civil war, genocide, other atrocities, …

Yoda: Riot Not Slack (Open Source Tool Integration)

Would you buy a C4I system from the same people that built the F-35 and the USS Gerald Ford? Of course you would. That’s why you are  dysfunctional. Riot (formerly known as Vector while it was running in Beta) is a new UK-borne app. It’s aiming to bring conversations and productivity tools together, across different …

Robert Steele: Reflections on China, Open Source, & the Craft of Intelligence UPDATE 1

The below article is important to those thinking about open source software in Europe: Why China is the next proving ground for open source software The article, from TechRepublic, focuses on the Chinese taking the lead in open source software related to big data infrastructure.  “China scale” is a term that should be noted. My …