This day in history

2004, 2009, 2014.

Cory Doctorow
2 min readJun 30, 2024

On July 14, I’m giving the closing keynote for the fifteenth Hackers On Planet Earth, in Queens, NY. On July 20, I’m appearing at Chicago’s Exile in Bookville.

#20yrsgo Flickr adds Creative Commons licenses

#20yrsago Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom wins Locus Award

#20yrsago Fast Company’s new linking policy still broken

#20yrsago Bayesian spam rumination: when word-frequency-histograms attack!

#15yrsago Pirate Bay to sell to private company, go legit (?) (!)

#15yrsago Gold farming, real money trades banned in China

#15yrsago 13 year old kid reviews a 30 year old Sony Walkman

#15yrsago Little Brother wins the Campbell Award — see you in Lawrence, KS on July 11/12!

#10yrsago Internet’s Own Boy, free CC-licensed download on Internet Archive

#10yrsago Black ASU prof beaten by campus cops without provocation, charged with assault

#10yrsago Stupid Congress: 20 years of GOP war on congressional competence