This day in history
Tomorrow (June 5) at 7:15PM, I’m in London at the British Library with my novel Red Team Blues, hosted by Baroness Martha Lane Fox.
On Tuesday (June 6), I’m on a Rightscon panel about interoperability.
On Wednesday (June 7), I’m keynoting the Re:publica conference in Berlin.
On Thursday (June 8) at 8PM, I’m at Otherland Books in Berlin.
#20yrsago A librarian on the PATRIOT Act https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-2003-may-31-vo-mcgrorty31-story.html
#20yrsago Willful Infringement — illegal copyright documentary https://web.archive.org/web/20030611035010/http://willfulinfringement.com/
#15yrsago Sequoia voting machines debacle in New Jersey: unguarded machines and broken tildes https://freedom-to-tinker.com/2008/06/03/nj-election-day-voting-machine-status/
#15yrsago Industry Canada involved in Wikipedia edit-war over Canadian DMCA https://www.michaelgeist.ca/2008/06/prentice-scrubbing-wikipedia/
#15yrsago Photographers aren’t terrorists and vice-versa https://www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2008/06/the_war_on_phot.html
#10yrsago California wants an end to taxpayer subsidy for WalMart https://www.forbes.com/sites/rickungar/2013/06/03/california-to-wal-mart-enough-no-more-taxpayer-subsidized-profits-for-you/?sh=24939e7a48ba
#10yrsago Porno copyright trolls Prenda: expert says they pirated their own movies to get victims to download https://www.techdirt.com/2013/06/03/new-anti-prenda-court-filing-lays-out-tons-evidence-suggesting-john-steele-uploaded-videos-to-bittorrent-himself/
#10yrsago This American Life on the awful, crooked mess of the patent system https://www.thisamericanlife.org/496/when-patents-attack-part-two
#5yrsago How do we fix IoT security without blocking interoperability and creating monopolies? https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/03/opinion/westworld-internet-of-things.html
#5yrsago Bavaria says its mandatory crosses aren’t religious, so there should be no problem hanging them upside-down, right? https://www.spellingmistakescostlives.com/kreuzpflicht