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There’s some cool stuff here: Are shredders still useful? From the results of a recent DARPA unshredding contest, I’d say they mostly are. Hat tip Bruce Schneier. Good arguments for transparency¬†in the corporate world. An economist would say “what would I do if I were a horse?“ One of the best advent calendars on the […] Read more

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A month ago I, like many other general insurance actuaries, was at GIRO, our annual conference. There were around 650 people there, slightly under 20% of whom were women. And the proportion of speakers who were women was even lower (many thanks to Kathryn Morgan for the stats).¬† I think it’s fair to say that […] Read more

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