RT @ChinesePod Will Chinese be the lingua franca of space? - http://bit.ly/ukLfnY now there's a thought #space #chinese
#Tenenbaum Demands Rehearing of $675,000 #RIAA File-Sharing Case - http://bit.ly/uyFmlg well, you have to admire his indomitability
The Summum Bonum (Highest Good) of Social Capitalism - http://bit.ly/ssA0QG "What else does a man need?"
N. Korea “on the cusp” of digital revolution: report shows mobile ownership surging - http://tnw.co/rt0FI1 the next dictatorship to fall?
Openwave Soars On Patent Licensing Deal With Microsoft - http://onforb.es/rpXbQv MS pays again
Why Is the State Department Using Our Money to Pimp for #Monsanto? - http://bit.ly/rKSCNR probably a rhetorical question
The Cruelest Show on Earth - http://bit.ly/uNALy6 what a disgusting industry: shame on all those involved with this abuse #circuses
#UK Government domains update - http://bit.ly/siEAWz "I put them in a database and added some meta-data about them": good work
Leave Richard Stallman alone - http://bit.ly/u6OxYL nice, wise piece from @jackschofield(v @ralpost)#rms
Music industry demands BT block Pirate Bay - http://on.ft.com/sbybDz escalation was inevitable after Newzbin decision: where will it end?
important US gov. consultations: on #openaccess - http://1.usa.gov/u9Yeon & #opendata - http://1.usa.gov/tg2ldw big opportunity (v @petersuber)
The UK regulator, the police and the IFPI – is it out of line? - http://bit.ly/v1qLME "public money to pursue a private enforcement matter"
Developments in Cultural Data - http://bit.ly/u4kTr3 "Theatricalia is a database of theatre performances" & other good #openknowledge
Patently Absurd - Copyright Law Can Meet the Needs of Software Developers - http://bit.ly/s5I8ka good non-technical explanation of problems
British student fights extradition to US over TVShack link site - http://bit.ly/rWEVVG absurd case; shameful on both sides of Atlantic
UK Gov reduces e-petitions to public spleen-venting exercise - http://bit.ly/vEHgi6 they're only the electorate, after all...
Pirate Bay blocking and Newzbin - what precedent? - http://bit.ly/uc6Fo9 good point: there's a key difference here
Why The Internet Has Been Awesome For Both Musical Artists and Fans - http://bit.ly/spUOWj good to see this nonsense debunked #fogies
Class War, the Oligarch’s conspiracy, and Occupy movement - http://bit.ly/rZjLTd telling it as it is
Global Village Construction Set: Towards a DIY civilization - http://bit.ly/vzUZmu for our own sakes, let's hope this prospers #openecology
The Internet is amazing - http://bit.ly/sxzjgt a quick reminder for any curmudgeons still reading
Drones and US Internal Security - http://bit.ly/tcoI21 "They make oppression much easier". great post; frightening...
Fight The Power: Chuck D Sues Universal Music For Hundreds Of Millions In Unpaid Royalties - http://bit.ly/sUrAQp excellent petard hoisting