This day in history

2008, 2013, 2018.

Cory Doctorow
1 min readNov 26, 2023


Tomorrow night (November 27), I’m appearing at the Toronto Metro Reference Library with Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen.

On Wednesday (November 29), I’m at NYC’s Strand Books with my novel The Lost Cause, a solarpunk tale of hope and danger that Rebecca Solnit called “completely delightful.”

#15yrsago Tony Benn’s War on Terror diaries — an inspirational look at the life of a princpled fighter

#15yrsago Passwords suck

#10yrsago RIP, Richard “Datamancer” Nagy,41728.msg879191.html

#5yrsago Malware vector: become an admin on dormant, widely-used open source projects

#5yrsago Babysitter vetting and voice-analysis: Have we reached peak AI snakeoil?

#5yrsago Chinese AI traffic cam mistook a bus ad for a human and publicly shamed the CEO it depicted for jaywalking

#5yrsago Using data-science to evaluate whether Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption sweeps were really about consolidating power