Moody's Microblog Daily Digest 150122 - http://moodysmdd.blogspot.nl/2015/01/150122.html yesterday's tweets as a single Web page
Supreme Court Smacks Down CAFC Yet Again: But This Time It May Help The Patent Trolls - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20150121/17472829773/supreme-court-smacks-down-cafc-yet-again-this-time-it-may-help-patent-trolls.shtml unfortunate
Germany's Infamous #Copyright Warning Letters May Be Reined In -- In A Few Years' Time - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20150116/09480429720/germanys-infamous-copyright-warning-letters-may-be-reined-few-years-time.shtml grinding slowly
Who are the Just Net Coalition and what can we expect from the Internet Social Forum? - http://igfwatch.org/discussion-board/who-are-the-just-net-coalition-and-what-can-we-expect-from-the-internet-social-forum useful background info
Australian town hit with ridiculously hot temperatures - http://mashable.com/2015/01/23/small-australian-town-ridiculously-hot/ sorry, #Australia, this is your future; still like coal?
Waste laws will be binned, despite protests - http://www.euractiv.com/sections/sustainable-dev/waste-laws-will-be-binned-despite-protests-311508 @EU_Commission as high-handed as ever
so Lord Deben condemns “innuendos and insinuations” about Brittan, but then engages in ad hominem attack on Dickens - http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2015/jan/23/lord-brittan-child-abuse-allegations-wicked
would be shrewd move for new Saudi king, Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, to begin his reign by granting a pardon to Saudi blogger #RaifBadawi
#Syriza stretches Greek poll lead - http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/jan/23/syriza-poll-lead-greek-elections-alexis-tsipras-antonis-samaras "anti-austerians were poised to challenge the old order across the continent."
Campaigners Slam Anti-Democratic #TTIP - https://realfare.wordpress.com/2015/01/23/campaigners-slam-anti-democratic-tory-trade-deal/ "blatant attempt by corporations to ransack public resources"; great pic
Huckabee: God's Blessing Would Help Me as President to Stop 'Secular Theocracy' - http://www.alternet.org/news-amp-politics/huckabee-gods-blessing-would-help-me-president-stop-secular-theocracy 'Secular Theocracy'? </facepalm>
Encryption will lead to ‘ethically worse’ behaviour by spies, says former #GCHQ chief - http://www.thebureauinvestigates.com/2015/01/23/encryption-will-lead-to-ethically-worse-behaviour-by-spies-says-former-gchq-chief/ break crypto, or we get nasty
Top US privacy bod: EU should STOP appeasing whiny consumers - http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/01/23/us_law_enforcement_commish_slams_eu_data_protection_bodies/ the mask slips: do as we say - just destroy privacy
EU: "big winners from TTIP are raw materials-producing states" - http://www.euractiv.com/sections/development-policy/ttip-big-bonanza-developing-countries-eu-claims-311507 IOW, #TTIP is about #neocolonialist #extractionism
It's Windows 10, Because It's 10 Years Behind #OpenSource - http://www.computerworlduk.com/blogs/open-enterprise/windows-10-3595262/ And aeons behind in security, trust and privacy
#TPP & #TTIP: Partners in Crime - http://www.rosalux-L nyc.org/en/tpp-and-ttip-partners-in-crime/ "Fighting the Corporate “Trade” Agenda in the United States"
Autonomous Bot Seized For Illegal Purchases: Who's Liable When A Bot Breaks The Law? - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20150118/06453429734/autonomous-bot-seized-illegal-purchases-whos-liable-when-bot-breaks-law.shtml
Defending #encryption doesn’t mean opposing targeted #surveillance - https://gigaom.com/2015/01/23/defending-encryption-doesnt-mean-opposing-targeted-surveillance/ exactly: this needs to be emphasised
MT @Davos You cannot have democracies based on NGOs. Democracies need political parties - Moisés Naím #wef15 hahaha (v @RyanHeathWriter)
"warum sie #ISDS angesichts der scheinbar klaren Ablehnung des Investorenschutzes überhaupt noch weiterverfolgt." http://www.faz.net/aktuell/politik/europaeische-union/gegner-des-ttip-nutzen-internet-als-kampagnenmaschine-13385487.html
‘working document’ a showcase of S&D’s #TTIP stance - http://www.ttip2014.eu/blog-detail/blog/INTA%20TTIP%20ISDS.html falling for trick that unnecessary #ISDS can be "saved"?
European Court makes important ruling on copyright jurisdiction - http://www.technollama.co.uk/european-court-makes-important-ruling-on-copyright-jurisdiction
#Chevron's Battered Image Over Ecuador Ecological Disaster Takes Another Hit in Davos - http://amazonwatch.org/news/2015/0123-chevrons-battered-image-over-ecuador-ecological-disaster-takes-another-hit-in-davos "2,000 died from cancer"
Will Senator Burr's Attempt To Bury CIA #Torture Report Actually Make It More Likely The Report Leaks? - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20150122/16464829783/will-senator-burrs-attempt-to-bury-cia-torture-report-actually-make-it-more-likely-report-leaks.shtml hope so
Move by peers to introduce a new ‘Snoopers’ Charter’ dubbed ‘ill-judged’ and ‘deeply regrettable’ - http://www.thebureauinvestigates.com/2015/01/23/snoopers-charter-house-lords-amendment-deeply-regrettable-ispa/ no, disgusting
#NetNeutrality: the Member States and Commission about to turn their back on the Parliament's Vote! - http://www.laquadrature.net/en/net-neutrality-the-member-states-and-commission-about-to-turn-their-back-on-the-parliaments-vote not good
Former Head of GCHQ Warns Of 'Ethically Worse' Kinds Of Spying If Unbreakable #Encryption Is Allowed - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20150123/07461729791/former-head-gchq-warns-ethically-worse-kinds-spying-if-unbreakable-encryption-is-allowed.shtml go targeted
#TPP won't deliver jobs or curb China's power - http://www.latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/la-oe-prestowitz-tpp-trade-pact-20150123-story.html Says Veteran of Reagan & Clinton Administrations
College Claims #Copyright On 16th Century Michelangelo Sculpture, Blocks 3D Printing Files - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20150122/17181429784/college-claims-copyright-16th-century-michelangelo-sculpture-blocks-3d-printing-files.shtml bonkers