Sunday, 29 January 2012


Bayer and the holocaust - appalling nexus of #bayer, #auschwitz, #pesticides and #gm disasters

#Gaiman: #SOPA and PIPA are on the wrong side of history - "selling more in countries where his books were pirated"

A close examination of the US claim of jurisdiction in the# ODwyer extradition - excellent analysis

Thought #SOPA Was Bad? 10 Reasons to Oppose #ACTA - v good summary - useful for passing around

KEI asks Senator Leahy (D-VT) to demand greater transparency in the #TPPA - good letter about undemocratic secrecy

#ACTA: The new threat to the net - #avaaz epetition nearing 750K - pl. sign if you can

New privacy laws could boost EU cloud industry - sounds plausible

Golden Wonder Security - so, is #goldenwonder proud of this? (v @psd)#bullying

Public ACTA discussion list - open to all concerned about #ACTA

The only thing you need to know about #ACTA - brilliant: if it changes nothing, why are they pushing it so hard?

Wikipedia compares favorably to most major websites for readers, though Google enjoys a slim lead - the only non-profit

#Ireland, injunctions and #copyright - yet more interesting thoughts on this hot area

Branding academic publishers 'enemies of science' is offensive and wrong - so is a sense of entitlement & self-pity #oa

Entertainment Lobby Claims Google, Bing Send Users To Illegal Music Files - #censorship is insult du jour, it seems

RT @StopActaNow Protests against #ACTA bypass of democracy expected today also in Dublin and Brussels>> more needed

#Georgia and the Brotherhood of Detention - assuming this is correct, sad to hear #justice

ACTA Stipulates Increased Damages For File Sharing - making copyright laws even more unreasonable & unjust

Polish citizens vs #ACTA - what really happened, by one of those involved #poland

DARPA-Funded Hacker's Tiny $50 Spy Computer Hides In Offices, Drops From Drones - running #linux, it would appear

Oppose HR3699, the Research Works Act - whitehouse epetition; lots more signatures needed... #rwa

What Does Twitter’s Country-by-Country Takedown System Mean for Freedom of Expression? - good, sensible stuff from #eff

RePress: WordPress de-censoring proxy - "can install it onto any server running #WordPress with a click" neat

#ACTA - the latest threat to internet freedom, just signed by the EU - sensible stuff about deeply worrying aspects

Survey Finds Patients Excited, Physicians Hesitant About Open-access Medical Notes - good sign #healthcare

RIAA files its brief on statutory damages in #Tenenbaum case - can't believe this martyrdom still going on #copyright

Acting on #ACTA - What We Can Do - excellent, practical tips; mostly for UK people but ideas generally applicable

A guide to PayPal alternatives in Asia - maybe people should be looking at these seriously #sopa #pipa #acta

Will The Global Warming Policy Foundation’s Seed Funder Be Revealed? - possible conflict of interests there?

#ACTA: European Parliament's role - "to ensure all opinions and concerns are heard": so let's tell 'em (v @StopActaNow)

ESO- Zooming into the Helix Nebula - this video is literally far out...

Chile enforces #netneutrality for the first time, sort of - better than most countries; go, #chile

Five Ways Twitter Is Changing Media Law - useful roundup

Coelho joins Promo Bay - what a hero: "we have to tell to the industry that greed leads to nowhere" (v @StopActaNow)

RT @JackofKent Collecting egs of mainstream media infringing copyright (esp photos) of those on social media for #Leveson. More egs please.

Senator Ron Wyden's Favorite Techdirt Posts Of The Week - not a misprint </impressed>

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