Tuesday, 26 September 2017

170925


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170924 - https://moodysmdd.blogspot.nl/2017/09/170924.html yesterday’s tweets as a single page

Brexit bonanza: Lawyers encouraging corporations to sue UK & EU member states - https://corporateeurope.org/international-trade/2017/09/brexit-bonanza-lawyers-encouraging-corporations-sue-uk-eu-member-states UK public could pay billions #ISDS

The race to save online #privacy: what happens when quantum computers can break all our #crypto? - https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/blog/2017/09/race-save-online-privacy-happens-quantum-computers-can-break-crypto/ deep stuff

Meet Shadowsocks, the underground tool that China’s coders use to blast through the Great Firewall - https://qz.com/1072701/meet-shadowsocks-the-underground-tool-that-chinas-coders-use-to-blast-through-the-great-firewall/ interesting

Interview With Delia Browne - http://copybuzz.com/interviews/interview-delia-browne/ head of Australia’s National Copyright Unit, international fair use expert #copyright

EU citizens will not be fingerprinted or need ID cards, say officials - https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/sep/25/eu-citizens-will-not-be-fingerprinted-or-need-id-cards-say-officials well, we’ll see… #brexit

NSA-Developed Crypto Technology No Longer Trusted For Use In Global Standards - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20170922/08551138267/nsa-developed-crypto-technology-no-longer-trusted-use-global-standards.shtml now, why would that be?

Traveler who refused to give device passwords to police found guilty of obstruction in UK court - https://techcrunch.com/2017/09/25/traveler-who-refused-to-give-device-passwords-to-police-found-guilty-of-obstruction-in-uk-court/ outrageous


Monday, 25 September 2017

170924


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170923 - https://moodysmdd.blogspot.nl/2017/09/170923.html yesterday’s tweets as a single page

“One person, one vote, one time isn’t democracy: it’s how dictators keep power.” - https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/sep/24/brexit-theresa-may-florence-speech-mad-escapade-best-deal-say-in-eu #brexit


Sunday, 24 September 2017

170923


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170922 - https://moodysmdd.blogspot.nl/2017/09/170922.html yesterday’s tweets as a single page

‘Smart’ Hospital IV Pump Vulnerable To Remote Hack Attack - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20170920/09450338247/smart-hospital-iv-pump-vulnerable-to-remote-hack-attack.shtml more #IoT sloppiness


Friday, 22 September 2017

170922

Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170921 - https://moodysmdd.blogspot.nl/2017/09/170921.html yesterday’s tweets as a single page

EU Diagnosed With © ‘Ostrich Syndrome’: Missing Study On Piracy - http://copybuzz.com/analysis/ec-diagnosed-ostrich-syndrome-missing-study-piracy/ in-depth analysis of buried report on #copyright

The Village Voice prints its final edition – with Bob Dylan on the cover - https://www.theguardian.com/media/2017/sep/21/village-voice-final-edition-new-york-bob-dylan end of an era; sad it’s online only now

Thursday, 21 September 2017

170921


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170920 - https://moodysmdd.blogspot.nl/2017/09/170920.html yesterday’s tweets as a single page

Bashkir becomes the first language collated inside MediaWiki - https://blog.wikimedia.org/2017/09/20/bashkir-collation/ yay

Florida Trump Flash Mobs Organized by the Russian “Troll Factory” - https://www.bellingcat.com/news/americas/2017/09/20/florida-trump-flash-mobs-organized-russian-troll-factory/ great analysis

EU Brexit negotiator attacks Johnson’s ‘old-fashioned’ views on identity - https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/sep/21/eu-brexit-negotiator-attacks-boris-johnson-old-fashioned-views-on-identity-european it’s johnson & #brexiters who are wrong

Opening the black boxes: algorithmic bias and the need for accountability - https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/blog/2017/09/opening-black-boxes-algorithmic-bias-need-accountability/ this is serious and urgent


‘He headbutted me’: Tony Abbott says he was assaulted by yes campaigner - https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/sep/21/tony-abbott-assaulted-on-street-in-hobart I thought it was called “shirtfronting”…

Irish border data underlines huge task facing #Brexit negotiators - https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/sep/21/irish-border-data-underlines-huge-task-facing-brexi... "110m border crossings last year "

Beijing’s Securitization Strategy in Tibet & Xinjiang - https://jamestown.org/program/chen-quanguo-the-strongman-behind-beijings-securitization-strategy-in-tibet-and-xinjiang/ “overlooked risk is the alienation of local Han population”


Wednesday, 20 September 2017

170920


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170919 - https://moodysmdd.blogspot.nl/2017/09/170919.html yesterday’s tweets as a single page

HP Brings Back Obnoxious #DRM That Cripples Competing Printer Cartridges - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20170914/11491238210/hp-brings-back-obnoxious-drm-that-cripples-competing-printer-cartridges.shtml @HP hates its customers

Demand Heart Radio stops promoting cruel @SeaWorld - http://www.thepetitionsite.com/en-gb/takeaction/880/585/378/ this is completely irresponsible given the animal cruelty there

Free Software Foundation Europe Leads Call For Taxpayer-Funded Software To Be Licensed For Free Re-use - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20170914/09163238207/free-software-foundation-europe-leads-call-taxpayer-funded-software-to-be-licensed-free-re-use.shtml



Florida Utilities Lobbied To Make It Illegal For Solar Users To Use Panels In Wake Of Hurricanes, Outages - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20170919/10565138241/florida-utilities-lobbied-to-make-it-illegal-solar-users-to-use-panels-wake-hurricanes-outages.shtml obscene


I Have Nothing to Hide – Really? Here’s why #privacy matters to all of us - https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/blog/2017/09/nothing-hide-really-heres-privacy-matters-us/ amazing this still needs to be said


170919


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170918 - https://moodysmdd.blogspot.nl/2017/09/170918.html yesterday’s tweets as a single page

Australia’s record-breaking winter beats average highs by 2C, Climate Council says - https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/sep/19/australias-record-breaking-winter-beats-average-highs-by-2c-climate-council-says when will #AU government act?

EU Kick-Starts #PSI Directive Review - http://copybuzz.com/facts-figures/ec-kick-starts-psi-directive-review/ your chance to make your views heard: let’s push for #opendata

Me, my data and I: Decode and the future of the personal data economy - https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/blog/2017/09/data-decode-future-personal-data-economy/ an alternative to #surveillance capitalism


EU also preparing “Communication on a balanced, clear and predictable European licensing framework for Standard Essential Patents” #SEP

Boris Johnson could resign if Theresa May opts for ‘Swiss-style’ #Brexit - https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/sep/19/boris-johnson-could-resign-if-theresa-may-opts-for-swiss-style-brexit that’s a feature, not a bug

Blowing the whistle on the meat industry - https://www.thebureauinvestigates.com/stories/2017-09-19/blowing-the-whistle-on-the-meat-industry great report on hugely important issue; mandatory, independent #CCTV now