This day in history

2008, 2013, 2018.

Cory Doctorow


Today (May 22), I’m keynoting Public Knowledge’s Emerging Tech conference in DC.

Tomorrow (May 23), I’ll be in TORONTO for a book launch for Red Team Blues that’s part of WEPFest, a benefit for the West End Phoenix, onstage with Dave Bidini (The Rheostatics), Ron Diebert (Citizen Lab) and the whistleblower Dr Nancy Olivieri.

#15yrsago Cisco internal memo: Chinese censorship and surveillance are “opportunities”

#15yrsago EFF forces Lockheed to withdraw trademark claim on B-24 bomber

#15yrsago Open Source Embroidery and the “gendered gift economy”

#15yrsago RIP, Robert Asprin

#15yrsago Structures of Participation in Digital Culture — free download scholarly essay

#10yrsago Privacy, public health and the moral hazard of surveillance

#10yrsago Perils of smart cities

#10yrsago Chronology of the Canadian Conservative government’s war on science

#5yrsago Two sitting Senators were among the people whose identities were stolen in FCC comments from anti-Net Neutrality bots

#5yrsago The military sysadmins in charge of Trump’s cellphones can’t get him to give up wildly insecure practices