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Hi, I'm Mark.

I make security and privacy easier to understand.

Technology is complicated. Understanding how social media, hackers, ad tech, cybercrime, and the rest of it impact you and your community is hard.

I explore how we can build technology that has strong privacy and security protections built in by design. Whether that's in the cloud, on your smartphone, or anywhere else. I try to make it easier for everyone to know what impact technology has on their lives.

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Accelerating innovation at AWS Security

CJ Moses, CISO of AWS, delivers a leadership session to highlight the state of security and what’s next.

Werner Vogels Keynote Play-by-play

Highlights from Dr. Werner Vogel’s keynote at AWS re:Invent 2022.

Ruba Borno AWS Partner Keynote Play-by-play

Highlights from Ruba Borno’s AWS Partner keynote at AWS re:Invent 2022.

Swami Sivasubramanian Keynote Play-by-play

Highlights from Swami Sivasubramanian’s data and machine learning AWS re:Invent 2022 keynote.

Adam Selipsky Keynote Play-by-play

Highlights from Adam Selipsky’s AWS re:Invent 2022 keynote.

Monday Night Live With Peter DeSantis

Highlights from AWS re:Invent 2022’s Monday Night Live with Petere DeSantis

New Features That Will Help You Build Better From Day One at AWS re:Invent

Notable new features and functionality announced during day one at AWS re:Invent 2022.

The Five Most Interesting AWS (p)re:Invent Announcements for Cloud Security

Leading up to AWS re:Invent, these 5 great new features launched to help your cloud security practice.

Mastodon's Promising Federated Approach Will Frustrate You More Than Twitter

Mastodon is an open-source federated social media network. Twitter users are flocking to it only to find furstration.

Has the EU Finally Made the U in USB-C Actually Stand for Universal?

The EU has mandated all smartphones use USB-C to charge by 2024, all laptops by 2026. It’s about time.

My Toaster Works so Well It Almost Burnt Down My House

Toasters work so well that you forget they need maintenance. If we could get to taht level with cybersecurity controls we’d be lucky…until we weren’t

Making 'included_files' in Netlify Functions Actually Work

The included_files feature of Netlify Functions can be confusing. Here’s how to get it working.

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