This day in history

2008, 2013, 2018, 2022.

Cory Doctorow
3 min readJun 5


Tonight (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.

Tomorrow (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.

#15yrsago British Telecom’s eavesdropping software crashed browsers

#15yrsago Entertainment industry accuses campus laser-printers of downloading Indiana Jones

#10yrsago Scenes from #OccupyGezi

#10yrsago Anonymizing is really hard really, so why is the EU acting like it’s easy?

#10yrsago Beast Academy: grade three math textbooks in monster comics form

#5yrsago Rob Ford crack-smoking video is “gone”

#5yrsago HOWTO make edible Aliens eggs and chestbursters

#5yrsago Facebook is the hub of the global trade in endangered species: can securities law be used to force the company into action?

#5yrsago For more than a decade, Facebook shared your friends’ data and other sensitive info with phone makers, even after they claimed not to (they’re still doing it)

#5yrsago Bayer and Monsanto merge into a new company called “Bayer” because Nazis have a better reputation than Big Ag…



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