Thursday, 27 April 2017


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170426 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

Plain cigarette packaging could drive 300,000 Britons to quit smoking - let’s hope so, & that others follow suit

For World ‘Intellectual Property’ Day, A Reading From Thomas Macaulay - greatest speech ever made about #copyright

Angela Merkel attacks British ‘illusion’ of keeping benefits of EU - well, obvs #brexit

Trump tax plan could save him millions under guise of helping small businesses - pretty much explains it, then…

The Republicans who care about #climatechange: ‘They are done with the denial’ - some small, hopeful signs…

Australia and Canada urge UK to join ready made trade deals such as Nafta - for which UK had no say whatsoever

Senior doctor resigns over plan to hand Dublin hospital to order of nuns - kudos #ireland

Britain’s divorce bill must be settled before Brexit talks, says Angela Merkel - this is getting better all the time


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170425 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

open letter of the Visegrad Group countries regarding the EU reform of #copyright law - makes excellent points

Dutch Court Rules That Freely Given Fan-Subtitles Are #Copyright Infringement - copyright stops unpaid creativity

#Brexit: EU leaders to demand May respect citizens’ residency rights - “UK ministers living in a parallel universe”

Trump’s ‘huge tax cut for the rich’ would slash taxes for businesses and wealthy - just what trump voters wanted

Introduction of a Neighbouring Right for Press Publisher at EU Level: The Unneeded (& Unwanted) Reform - #article11

Deutsche Bank: 4,000 jobs at risk of being moved out of UK after #Brexit - just the start…

Tuesday, 25 April 2017


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170424 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

Plastic-eating worms could help wage war on waste - another reason why science is important

Inside China’s Plans for World Robot Domination - UK’s plans here as elsewhere laughable in comparison

WiFi4EU - Free Wi-Fi for all Europeans - well, not #brexit Brits, obviously…

European Parliament Culture Committee takes strong position against upload filtering - #copyright

I do really wonder about the modern world when I receive press releases about "world’s first augmented reality cocktail menu"...</facepalm>

#TiSA and the Threat to Public Banks - interesting point

Two wildlife rangers killed by poachers in Democratic Republic of the Congo - true heroes; I hope families are OK

police hands victims of crime over to Home Office for immigration enforcement - why would anyone now trust police?

#Israel snubs German foreign minister - " Netanyahu … increasingly preoccupied with Breaking the Silence"

President Trump’s dramatic retreat on trade - just one of many such retreats…

Music industry hits ‘historic tipping point’ as upturn continues - bit awkward for “piracy is destroying us” story

Monday, 24 April 2017


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170423 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

Japan to exceed bluefin tuna quota amid warnings of commercial extinction - #japan being selfish & irresponsible

Malware Hunts And Kills Poorly Secured Internet Of Things Devices Before They Can Be Integrated Into Botnets - #IoT


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170421 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

Conservatives on course for landslide victory in election - “support growing for the anti-#Brexit Liberal Democrats”

Trump push for border wall threatens to cause government shutdown - this is going well, then…

Energy bills: what’s the difference between Tory cap and Miliband freeze? - tory support for nuclear will add costs

Sunday, 23 April 2017


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170421 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

Conservatives on course for landslide victory in election - “support growing for the anti-#Brexit Liberal Democrats”

Friday, 21 April 2017


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170420 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

Generation spite: is that really how we want our kids to remember us? - #brexit

‘real misery is in the countryside’: support for Le Pen surges in rural France - trump all over again, just as false

David Attenborough’s ‘Guardian headline’ halts Borneo bridge - well done #malaysia

How do we get best MPs for #Brexit Britain? Vote thoughtfully - “response 2 our campaign so far has been incredible”

Gina Miller’s crowdsourced tactical voting drive now up to £210K - maybe you’d like to help it reach £250K or more?

Almost untreatable superbug CPE poses serious threat to patients, doctors warn - how many must die before we act?

Texas’s pick to safeguard environment? The man behind Dakota Access pipeline - really spitting the face of US public

Eine neue EU-Richtlinie wird dazu führen, dass Video-Anbieter massenhaft legale Videos löschen - this must go

Worse than MRSA: Doctors call for urgent action on deadly superbug threat - when will govs and public wake up?

"probably the worst day in history since the end of the Ice Age.” - quite a claim…