Thursday, 3 July 2014

140702


Moody's Microblog Daily Digest 140701 - http://moodysmdd.blogspot.de/2014/07/140701.html yesterday's tweets as a single Web page #MMDD

Soundcloud annoints Universal "Lord High Executioner" for music - http://boingboing.net/2014/07/01/soundcloud-annoints-universal.html time to find an alternative to @SoundCloud

Cameron calls for global response to superbugs - http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/jul/02/cameron-superbugs-dark-ages-medicine no inquiry needed, we need to stop farmers using 80% of antibiotics

...and those 80% of all #antibiotics are not to treat sick animals, #farmers just use them to fatten the animals up - selfish and idiotic

Microsoft Insists No-IP 'Outage' Was Due To A 'Technical Error' Rather Than Gross Abuse Of Legal Process - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20140701/15030927747/microsoft-insists-that-no-ip-outage-was-due-to-technical-error-rather-than-gross-abuse-legal-process.shtml shameless

As All Its Big Trade Agreements Grind To An Awkward Halt, Canada Aims To Make #TPP Even More Secretive - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20140701/09290027744/as-all-its-big-trade-agreements-grind-to-awkward-halt-canada-aims-to-make-tpp-even-more-secretive.shtml in trouble?

How Israel Brutally Punished Palestinian Society For Crimes of a Few - http://www.alternet.org/world/how-israel-brutally-punished-palestinian-society-crimes-few "collective punishment a war crime"

Developing countries face EU funding ban if they break intellectual property rules - http://www.euractiv.com/sections/innovation-enterprise/developing-countries-face-eu-funding-ban-if-they-break-intellectual neo-imperialist approach

#Microsoft  'Transparency Center' For Governments To Review Source Code - http://beta.slashdot.org/story/204077 fail: fauxpen can't match real openness


Comment les Européens poussent les Américains à déréguler la finance - http://www.lemonde.fr/les-decodeurs/article/2014/07/01/comment-les-europeens-poussent-les-americains-a-dereguler-la-finance_4448798_4355770.html "l'aboutissement du lobbying des banques"

ATVOD: A Major Risk To Freedom of Speech on Internet - http://www.ukcolumn.org/article/atvod-major-risk-freedom-speech-internet @Ofcom wants to regulate video podcasts: insane (v @webmink)

Public Services, privatisation and #TTIP, the EU-US trade deal - http://www.ethicalconsumer.org/commentanalysis/ethicaleconomics/ttipandprivatisation.aspx good analysis of the dangers #ISDS

ISPs take GCHQ to court in UK over mass surveillance - http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/jul/02/isp-gchq-mass-surveillance-privacy-court-claim great news (v @sinkdeep)#gchq

Greenpeace India fears charity crackdown under Narendra Modi - http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2014/jul/02/greenpeace-india-narendra-modi-intelligence-report-charities-ngo things looking bad in #India

Met must respond to spy allegations in undercover police case, court rules - http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2014/jul/02/met-spy-undercover-police-damages-court too right: what a shabby evasion

U.S. drama producers sue illegal subtitle makers - http://www.koreatimesus.com/?p=14045 why #copyright is absurd, Part 23749 #korea

Please save our #antibiotics - https://you.38degrees.org.uk/petitions/please-save-our-antibiotics time to ban routine use in farming, as other civilised countries have

Request for Comments Concerning an Environmental Review of the  Proposed #TAFTA/#TTIP - http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2014-07-02/html/2014-15537.htm important opportunity

EU Publishers Present 'Vision' For (c): A Permission-Based Internet Where Licensing Is Required For Everything - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20140628/05541827710/eu-publishers-present-their-vision-copyright-permission-based-internet-where-licensing-is-required-everything.shtml

Ex-minister Lord Brittan under scrutiny over 1980s dossier of sex abuse claims - http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2014/jul/02/lord-brittan-1980s-dossier-sex-abuse-claims full public inquiry needed now

Fear and ignorance as ebola 'out of control' in parts of west Africa - http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/jul/02/-sp-ebola-out-of-control-west-africa wow, "Ebola denialists" - just what we need

Stellenausschreibung: 2 Campaigner/innen zu "Stopp TTIP / CETA – Kampagne" gesucht - http://www.mehr-demokratie.de/ttip-ebi-campaigner.html important task...

time is running out to respond to @EU_Commission consultation on #ISDS in #TTIP: see here for easy ways to reply - http://blogs.computerworlduk.com/open-enterprise/2014/06/ttip-update-xxxi---the-isds-consultation/index.htm

.@EFSA_EU says acrylamide is a health concern - http://www.euractiv.com/sections/health-consumers/eu-food-agency-says-acrylamide-health-concern-303236  "launched a public consultation on its draft scientific opinion"

#Denmark scraps planned ban on phthalate chemicals - http://www.euractiv.com/sections/health-consumers/denmark-scraps-planned-ban-phthalate-chemicals-303241 @EU_Commission acting against public interest - again...

 NSA-Ausschuss und #Snowden: Gewillt, die Klage durchzuziehen - https://netzpolitik.org/2014/nsa-ausschuss-und-snowden-gewillt-die-klage-durchzuziehen/ interesting

Austrian #Tor Exit Node Operator Found Guilty As An Accomplice Because Someone Used His Node To Commit A crime - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20140701/18013327753/tor-nodes-declared-illegal-austria.shtml #AT

Politics Derail Science on Arsenic, Endangering Public Health - http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/politics-derail-science-on-arsenic-endangering-public-health/ & #TTIP wants EU to "harmonise" standards with this?

study: TB threat requires mass cull of cattle, not badgers - http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/jul/02/tuberculosis-tb-threat-mass-cull-cattle-not-badgers-study "immediately rejected by farming minister": idiot

re last tweet: so typical of UK gov that it rejects considered scientific advice immediately, purely based on its stupid dogma #antiscience

Tibetans’ altitude tolerance may have come from our extinct relatives - http://arstechnica.com/science/2014/07/tibetans-altitude-tolerance-may-have-come-from-our-extinct-relatives/ fascinating

Elm Guest House - http://www.craigmurray.org.uk/archives/2014/07/elm-guest-house/ if even a fraction of this is true, we need a massive public inquiry here...

SoundCloud Has Given Universal Music Group The Ability To Directly Remove Content - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20140702/10252827760/soundcloud-has-given-universal-music-group-ability-to-directly-remove-content.shtml really bad move,@SoundCloud...

#TTIP: Estados Unidos negocia con Europa el fin del Estado de Bienestar - http://iniciativadebate.org/2014/07/02/ttip-estados-unidos-negocia-con-europa-el-fin-del-estado-de-bienestar/ & much else besides #TAFTA

Trade Hallucination: Risks of Trade Facilitation - http://www.ase.tufts.edu/gdae/policy_research/TradeHallucination.html why benefits of FTAs are exaggerated, risks underestimated #TTIP

Google Alerts Press About Right To Be Forgotten Removals, Putting Those Stories Back In The News - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20140702/12094027764/google-alerts-press-about-right-to-be-forgotten-removals-putting-those-stories-back-news.shtml good analysis

NHS cancer care: planned switch to private contracts - http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2014/jul/02/cancer-care-nhs-outsourcing-ccgs-unison-virgin how can end-of-life care be "for-profit"? will be a disaster


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