The Kitchen Sync

Klon Kitchen
Serious thoughts on technology and national security, from someone who doesn't take himself too seriously.
Created 21 Dec 2020
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  • Friday Brief for 26 November 2021
    26 Nov 2021 • 7 min read • 5 0
    Among my many blessings, is you! Thank you for your support and for making The Kitchen Sync such a success. I hope you’re having a very happy Thanksgiving holiday. Tech Terms Payment Card Industry Dat...
  • Two Swamp Creatures Walk Into a Bar
    24 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    Michael R. Strain is the director of Economic Policy Studies, and the Arthur F. Burns Scholar in Political Economy at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI), where he oversees the Institute’s work in...
  • Friday Brief for 19 November 2021
    19 Nov 2021 • 6 min read • 7 0
    Tech Terms Watering Hole Attack (wa·ter·ing hole at·tack) — a cyberattack targeting a particular organization, in which malware is installed on a website or websites regularly visited by the organizat...
  • Legislation Can’t Fix Social Media
    15 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 12 0
    Good morning! I’ve got another guest post over on The Dispatch. Please share this with your friends and followers. Put simply: The prescription offered by the Filter Bubble Transparency Act has alread...
  • Friday Brief for 12 November 2021
    12 Nov 2021 • 6 min read • 7 0
    Tech Terms Digital “Realities” — Augmented Reality (AR) adds digital elements to a live view often by using the camera on a smartphone. Virtual Reality (VR) implies a complete immersion experience tha...
  • Friday Brief for 5 November 2021
    05 Nov 2021 • 6 min read • 4 0
    Tech Terms Meta Data — Data providing information about one or more aspects of other data; it is used to summarize basic information about data which can make tracking and working with specific data e...
  • Allies, Alliances & AI
    03 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 1
    Zack Cooper is a senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, where he studies US strategy in Asia, including alliance dynamics and US-China competition. He also teaches at Georgetown Universit...
  • Friday Brief for 29 October 2021
    29 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 3 1
    Tech Terms DevSecOps (dev·sec·ops)—short for development, security, and operations—automates the integration of security at every phase of the software development lifecycle, from initial design throu...
  • It’s About Priorities
    27 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 13 1
    Imagine a man on a beach who is on fire. Now imagine this man running away from the sea because he is afraid of drowning. The fear of drowning is rational, and a real possibility, but given the circum...
  • Friday Brief for 22 October 2021
    22 Oct 2021 • 6 min read • 4 0
    🚨🚨🚨Heads Up🚨🚨🚨 I joined Steve Hayes and Sarah Isgur on The Dispatch podcast to talk about the latest on China’s hypersonic missile test, my views on the growing tensions between Washington and B...
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