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Meta Security & Theosophy

Meta Security & Theosophy ContentsWhen Technical Debates Become ReligiousEquivocation in Technology: Meta DataEquivocation in Theology: Six Days of CreationThe Value of Accepting Ideas, "As Is"Conclusion cmp.20140704
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1. Where Technical Debates Become Religious How do you know when Meta Data become real Data?  The answer is the same as asking: How do you know when an Electron will change state?  By observing it.

Slashdot vs, the NSA and Meta Data has yet another community mash-up regarding Meta Data.  As always, "Tin Foil Hat" conspiracies abound--but in this case justifiably.

From a Philosophical point of view--namely Epistemology, (even Memetics), for that matter, the International Community has completely failed to "Grok" the idea that "Meta" is a completely relative term.

When any scientific debate is abruptly thrown into the context of the Politics or Theology, the entire planet seems to devolve into manipulati…