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Friday, 07 May 2004

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» Another New Post to Global Guerrillas from John Robb's Weblog
Attacking Scale-free Networks . [Read More]

» SCALE-FREE TERRORIST NETWORKS from ScaleFree.Net
In his blog Global Guerrillas, John Robb discusses the security implications of scale-free networks:... [Read More]

» Kevin Bacon's brain and homeland security from W. David Stephenson blogs on homeland security et al.
New research in the emerging field of network theory bolsters the argument that the brain's networks may function somewhat like those of the Internet. [Read More]

» Kevin Bacon's brain and homeland security from W. David Stephenson blogs on homeland security et al.
New research in the emerging field of network theory bolsters the argument that the brain's networks may function somewhat like those of the Internet. [Read More]

» Analyses (3) from Complex Terrorism
John Robb clearly thinks he understands scale-free networks. But let's examine his post a little more closely:Global his take on scale-free networks points out how they withstand random failures but can be taken down easily by attacking the hubs. He... [Read More]

» La Criptonita para Al-Q from Encuentro de las Culturas

Sólo hay un modo de acabar con Al-Q: Incremnentar hasta el infinito la heterogeneidad de las interacciones entre sus miembros ... [Read More]

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    Robb correctly finds the antidote to 4GW not in Soviet-style state structures such as the Department of Homeland Security, but in decentralization -- William Lind (the father of 4th generation warfare).
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    Having painted a crystal clear picture of how a war of networks is playing out, he comes to an astonishing conclusion that I hope he fills out in his next book.
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    John Robb of Global Guerrillas has written the most important book of the year, Brave New War. - Daily Dish (The Atlantic)
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    I suggest this is something Lefties need to start thinking about now, as that decentralized world is coming. - Bob Morris
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