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April 4, 2013

China
Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work, and Think (Courtesy Eamon Dolan/Houghton Mifflin) Big Data: An Interview with Kenneth Cukier and Viktor Mayer-Schonberger

Kenneth Cukier and Viktor Mayer-Schonberger, authors of the new book Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work, and Think, published last month, answered several questions on big d…

July 5, 2017

Cybersecurity
Server Farm Getting Chief Executives to Take Cyber Risks Seriously

CEOs and their boards of directors should pay more attention to the cybersecurity risks that could devastate their business.

September 30, 2016

CFR Cyber Net Politics Cyber Week in Review: September 30, 2016

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have missed: 1. Has anyone found the 400lb hacker yet? Cybersecurity got prime time attention this week when …

July 17, 2012

Trade
Coursera co-founder Daphne Koller speaks at TED Global in Edinburgh on June 26, 2012 (TEDConference/flickr). Morning Brief: Major Research Universities Join With Coursera

Coursera, a year-old online learning company co-founded by two Stanford computer scientists, will announce today that twelve additional major research universities will join the project, including th…

April 25, 2016

Greece
Play RTX1H5DP_EC.jpg Yanis Varoufakis on the Future of Greece and the Eurozone

Yanis Varoufakis discusses the Greek economy, austerity measures in the European Union, and challenges facing the Eurozone.

April 1, 2016

United States
Play RTSBQ0F_EC.jpg Public Opinion and the 2016 Election

Experts discuss their insights and polling research on U.S. public opinions and attitudes towards the presidential candidates and the U.S. political system.

February 18, 2016

Cybersecurity
Apple CFR Cyber Net Politics Back Doors Encryption Reactions to the Apple-FBI Clash in the San Bernardino Case

Much has been written in the past forty-eight hours on Apple’s refusal to comply with a federal order to assist the FBI access the encrypted contents on a iPhone 5C owned by Syed Rizwan Farook, one o…

February 19, 2015

Cybersecurity
POTUS Stanford CFR Cyber Net Politics Guest Post: The White House Cyber Summit Was Great, But Questions Remain

Matthew H. Fleming is a Fellow with the Homeland Security Studies and Analysis Institute, a federally funded research and development center serving the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and an a…

September 12, 2014

Officials on the ISIS Threat and U.S. Strategy

Department of Defense Press Briefing by Rear Adm. Kirby in the Pentagon Briefing Room, U.S. Department of Defense, September 12, 2014. Rear Adm. Kirby: “Destroying ISIL requires the ultimate destruc…

July 19, 2010

Defense and Security
U.S. Drone Activities in Pakistan

The reliance on unmanned drones to target terror suspects in Pakistan has been quietly lauded by U.S. officials. But the covert program, which has so far gotten little public scrutiny, is facing moun…