This New Online Reputation Meter Says I'm Barely Trustworthy

For years, startups have tried to capitalize on the internet’s new trust economy — it’s core to services like Airbnb and Ebay, where you have to trust strangers with your money and house. Now, yet another startup thinks it can solve the trust problem and measure trustworthiness with a browser extension. It’s called… » 5/19/15 5:30pm 5/19/15 5:30pm

How to Trust Your Neighbors in a Networked World

SARS, Bird Flu, terrorists, religious extremists, extreme religionists, DEMOCRATS—it seems that we find a new reason every week to mistrust those around us and yet our society has yet to implode in the orgy of fire and chaos that 24-hour-news networks would have you believe. Liars and Outliers by Bruce Schneier… » 2/23/12 11:00am 2/23/12 11:00am