Mike Kiser

Mike Kiser

Privacy advocate, identity aficionado, chronoptimist. Wearer of many, many hats.

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19 posts

Mistaken Identity: Six Stories

Many people assume that there is some magic formula for success in identity. Is it having the right degree? Is it knowing the right people? Is it having a ”Particular set of skills?” Today on Mistaken Identity, Mike Kiser interviews three sets of people who are eminently unqualified at first...

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Mistaken Identity: The Election Observers

We released this latest episode of Mistaken Identity before the U. S. elections, with more still to come from an international perspective on digital identity's impact on voting systems. Dr. Susan Hyde, a Professor of Political Science from UC Berkeley, explains how Election Observers act as “auditors” of Election Security....

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The Technical Debt of Facial Recognition

, the US Technology Policy Committee of the Association for Computing Machinery published a letter calling for the suspension of "current and future private and governmental use of [facial recognition] technologies in all circumstances known or reasonably foreseeable to be prejudicial to established human and legal rights." The ACM is arguing...

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