“May you live in interesting times” is an old Chinese proverb. You might know it from the very good movie “Disclosure“, where the always brilliant Donald Sutherland as Bob Garvin uses the line in a speech. The great misunderstanding in the West was and maybe still is, the Chinese see it as a curse.
In line with the Chinese meaning, the internet – or rather we as users – are experiencing interesting times.
Following please find a great speech by Bruce Schneier, a brilliant mind, and a true expert. He explains where we are at, what our options are and what we should do.
No worries, this is NOT a technical presentation: