My paradigm shift.G
I've been contacted by a Defense Corporation.
And my Paradigm shifted.
I've learned the Government refers
to me as an " Intelligence Anthropologist".
( Not a "security anthropologist". )
Seems I've been wearing the wrong
hat for 8 years.
I started out studying the Internet,
hense the nomenclature,
And I've let the net guide me,
if your listening it talks.
I set up OSINT to listen to the
And looked where my best fit would
be, most useful, most challenging.
I got into Anthropology by accident.
It wasn't my first choice.
But in a few years I could feel
the power and scope of anthropology.
My study of the Internet started
before there was an Internet, just
bulletin boards you could log on to
to access private data bases.
There were not even browsers
So the Internet has molded me.
Every day is exciting, and as
it evolves exponentially I have
had to adjust my focus.
In the beginning I could pretty
well keep up with everything on
But soon noted the huge growth
in every direction.
And I had to make choices on what
to keep up with.
And those choices have lead me here,
to what I think is my highest and best use.
5 years ago I could not have predicted
the Internet would be HERE, or working
like it is and on.
I was able to predict the process,
Our best tools currently seem to be
technical and theoretical.
Tracking, tracing and peering into
The next 5 years look to be as
exciting and challenging as the
past 5 were.
They certainly look to be more