Editorial on Ellison, McNealy, and national ID card

Clay Shirky clay@shirky.com
Thu, 25 Oct 2001 14:04:17 -0400 (EDT)


> So, short of using the entire DNA sequence as a GUID, would you say that
> we can probably look forward to competing (and incompatible) standards
> of 'compact' GUID representations.

LOL, hadn't thought of this, but yes, probably.

Google's list of forensics forms lists several dozen private
companies. http://directory.google.com/Top/Science/Science_in_Society/Forensic_Science/DNA/Testing_Services/

-clay