Sunday, 21 January 2018


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 180119 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

Trump-Russia inquiry is told Nigel Farage may have given Julian Assange data - well, that’s interesting…

Thai police arrest notorious wildlife trafficking suspect - #kudos to #thailand for catching this scum (assuming he’s guilty…)

Subversive Greeks stub out cigarette habit in record numbers - great news #tobacco #el

Грузинские парламентарии посетят Узбекистан - lovely pic; they’ve planted trees since I was there… #samarkand

Saturday, 20 January 2018


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 180118 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

UK Begins Absolutely Bonkers ‘Education’ Of Grade Schoolers About Intellectual Property And Piracy - pathetic propaganda #copyright

Romania braced for huge protests amid 'big step backwards' on rule of law - dreadful development in #Romania

Facebook hires Eurosport chief for multibillion live push - IOW @facebook wants to turn the Internet into TV

Thursday, 18 January 2018


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 180117 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

Librem 5 Privacy-Focused Linux Phone Crowdfunding Campaign Ends with $2 Million - exciting news

Using AI To Identify Car Models In 50 Million Google Street Views Reveals A Wide Range Of Demographic Information -

World’s confidence in US leadership under Trump at new low, poll finds - “One of the sharpest declines in confidence in US leadership was in the UK”

Documenting the development of open standards for data - #opendata

#NHS: Thanks for all the free work, Linux nerds, now face our trademark cops - disgraceful; has happened many times before in UK

Macron rebuffs City deal after Brexit unless UK pays into EU budget - another #brexit fantasy bites the dust

Wednesday, 17 January 2018


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 180116 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

YouTube star wins damages in landmark UK 'revenge porn' case - important precedent

Secret negotiations, empty promises: #Copyright policymaking needs sunlight for better outcomes - a laser beam, more like… #transparency #CopyrightWeek

Educators ask for a better copyright - " to improve the education exception in the proposal for a Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market (DSM Directive)" #CopyrightWeek

Emmanuel Macron: a modern master of the diplomatic gesture - <sigh/> it must be so nice having an intelligent, adroit leader; meanwhile we have the worst PM in recent history…

Pakistani humanist denied UK asylum after failing to identify Plato - @ukhomeoffice strikes again, of course…

Nearly 1m tonnes every year: supermarkets shamed for plastic packaging - info which they try to hide…

#FBPE: what is the pro-EU hashtag spreading across social media? -

Tuesday, 16 January 2018


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 180115 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

No-deal Brexit would cost EU economy £100bn, report claims - but UK would lose £125bn by 2020 - got that spare, #brexiters?

EU declares war on plastic waste - good news; let’s hope it leads to rapid action

EU leaders say UK can reverse #Brexit decision if it wants to - pretty important declaration

Media Freaks Out About #Facebook Changes; Maybe They Shouldn’t Have Become So Reliant On Facebook - well, we did warn them… #publishing


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 180114 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

Don’t Let #EU Upload Filters Undermine the #PublicDomain - another reason to drop #Article13 of proposed #copyright regulation #PD

British supermarket chickens show record levels of antibiotic-resistant superbugs - stop using vital antibiotics for farming now; people will die because of this selfish stupidity

Is #Copyright Term Extension Finally Done? - "there are communities of people who wish to work for a more fair copyright—and fight for better access to knowledge, fast and reliable technology and connectivity, and a robust shared #publicdomain. "

May faces tougher transition stance from EU amid Norway pressure - oh look: that #brexit cakeism doesn’t seem to be going down so well…

Shell invests in Nashville solar firm, but it’s no less an oil company - but it knows which way the wind is blowing (& the sun is shining…) #renewables

Sunday, 14 January 2018


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 180113 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

With Farage rattled and MPs flexing their muscles, the real #Brexit battle is just beginning - let’s win this time…

UK government’s #Brexit impact assessment ‘shameful’ says Sturgeon - " as her own government prepares to publish a “clear-eyed, hard-headed” analysis of potential outcomes of leaving the EU"

Desperate for a trade deal, the Tories are enabling Donald Trump - “Such are the bleak wages of #Brexit, the ashen taste of diminishing global power.”