Moody's Microblog Daily Digest 150816 - http://moodysmdd.blogspot.com/2015/08/150816.html yesterday's tweets as a single page
Beware ‘stripping away’ NZ sovereignty, Māori Party co-leader warns - http://pacific.scoop.co.nz/2015/08/beware-stripping-away-new-zealand-sovereignty-maori-party-co-leader-warns/ #TPP
How developing countries are paying a high price for the global mineral boom - http://www.euractiv.com/sections/development-policy/how-developing-countries-are-paying-high-price-global-mineral-boom companies must pay for the damage
#TISA update - http://dfat.gov.au/trade/agreements/trade-in-services-agreement/news/Pages/news.aspx while we are tackling #TTIP & #TPP, let's not forget that #TISA is slouching towards Bethlehem....
New Leaks Confirm AT&T's Position As NSA's Favorite Telco 'Partner' - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20150815/15220831968/new-leaks-confirm-ats-position-as-nsas-favorite-telco-partner.shtml must be a marketing slogan in there somewhere
#Corbyn's appeal is enhanced by united hostility of press - http://www.theguardian.com/media/greenslade/2015/aug/17/jeremy-corbyns-appeal-is-enhanced-by-the-united-hostility-of-the-press "neologisms serve to confirm the man’s media supremacy."
Ivory smuggling route tracked via fake tusks with GPS - http://boingboing.net/2015/08/17/ivory-smuggling-route-tracked.html clever
10-year jail sentence for online piracy “infeasible, unaffordable” say academics - http://arstechnica.co.uk/tech-policy/2015/08/10-year-jail-sentence-for-online-piracy-infeasible-unaffordable-say-academics/ UK gov will probably do it anyway
Sepp Blatter claims Fifa portrayed as a mafia organisation by US investigation - http://www.theguardian.com/football/2015/aug/17/sepp-blatter-fifa-mafia-us-atorney-general-loretta-lynch er, yes, and his point is....?
Miliband: electing Corbyn risks creating 1-party Tory state - http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2015/aug/17/david-miliband-electing-jeremy-corbyn-risks-one-party-tory-state sure you don't want to make rhetoric more outrageous?
I've noticed how "
is now a dirty word; an algorithm is simply a set of
rules/instructions, just like we had before computers
using rules isn't new; meekly accepting them *is*...
#China's Currency Manipulation Should Serve as a Warning About #TPP - http://www.huffingtonpost.com/james-p-hoffa/chinas-currency-manipulat_b_7998236.html he's right, you know...
Don't believe the hype - #TTIP is not for small companies - http://corporateeurope.org/international-trade/2015/08/dont-believe-hype-ttip-not-small-companies here's why... #SMEs
Feinstein Worries That #NetNeutrality Will Block ISPs From Censoring 'Terrorist' Content She Doesn't Like - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20150816/07212531971/dianne-feinstein-worries-that-net-neutrality-will-block-isps-censoring-terrorist-content-she-doesnt-like.shtml er, no
The curious case of whistled languages and their lack of left-brain dominance - http://arstechnica.co.uk/science/2015/08/the-curious-case-of-whistled-languages-and-their-lack-of-left-brain-dominance/ fascinating stuff #linguistics
#Germany Says Taking Photos Of Food Infringes The Chef's #Copyright - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20150816/01043931970/germany-says-taking-photos-food-infringes-chefs-copyright.shtml no #foodporn, please, we're Germans
#TTIP: #Transparenz war gestern - http://derstandard.at/2000020861451/TTIP-Transparenz-war-gestern?ref=article "steht in eklatantem Widerspruch zu früheren Versprechen" (v @michelreimon)
Vietnam-EU FTA as a backdoor for cheap textile imports into EU? - http://www.bilaterals.org/?financial-times-reports-on-vietnam worse: backdoor for China's #ISDS suits against EU?
Trojan horse erected in protest against ‘dangerous’ #TTIP - http://www.maltatoday.com.mt/news/national/56174/trojan_horse_erected_in_protest_against_dangerous_euus_trade_agreement#.VdIsPbOli1H great to see this in #malta
#Mozilla Webmaker, Meet the World - https://blog.mozilla.org/blog/2015/08/17/mozilla-webmaker-meet-the-world-2/ "allows individuals across globe to create original content in their language"
Mass grave reveals prehistoric warfare in ancient European farming community - http://www.theguardian.com/science/2015/aug/17/mass-grave-prehistoric-warfare-ancient-european-farming-community-neolithic nasty stuff, a long time ago...