Archive for May, 2021

The Colonial Pipeline Cyberattack

  • May 30, 2021
  • Clayton Rice, Q.C.

On May 7, 2021, Colonial Pipeline Co. sustained a ransomware cyberattack disabling the computerized equipment that manages its pipeline. The pipeline carries gasoline, diesel and jet fuel from Texas to New York and services much of the eastern seaboard. It…

The Algorithms Shaping Our World

  • May 15, 2021
  • Heather Ferg

Machine learning is supplementing or replacing human decision making in virtually all sectors of society. Law, medicine, education, insurance, banking, advertising, communication, dating. The list goes on. Netflix Recommendation Engine filters content and makes recommendations for subscribers. Google Street View…