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Internet of Things and Privacy in Public

April 12, 2019

Posted by: jlbeyer

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The increasing ubiquity of Internet of Things (IoT) devices has created new risks. IoT refers to everyday internet-connected objects, devices, and sensors which can collect, store, and transmit data without

Deep Fakes, Fake News, and What Comes Next

March 20, 2019

Posted by: jlbeyer

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Like the 2016 American Presidential Election, the 2017 French Presidential Election was the target of a Russian disinformation campaign that included the selected leaking of then-candidate Emmanuel Macron’s emails. While

IPI religion initiative launches graduate certificate

March 7, 2019

Posted by: mwal7

International Policy Institute Religion Initiative Fellows Developing Partnerships in Vietnam

The International Policy Institute’s religion initiative has developed a graduate certificate in cross-cultural religious literacy. The certificate will be offered starting fall quarter 2019 to current graduate students. Coursework includes

Closing the Technological Gap: The Role of Blockchain in Russia’s Nuclear Security

February 1, 2019

Posted by: jlbeyer

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As cyber-information technologies became “weapons of choice” in today’s geopolitics, the leading nation-states have engaged in the so-called latest technological race. The governments recognize the potential of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and blockchain in offensive and defensive applications, and security, placing significant attention on the rapid adoption of these emerging technologies. Russia in particular has been “claiming” to pioneer blockchain technology.