Today's threads (a thread).
Inside: Davis Haunters rise from the grave; RIAA kills youtube-dl; and more!
This weekend's events:
Milehicon (Fri/Sat/Sun): https://milehicon.org/
Toronto International Festival of Authors (Sat): https://festivalofauthors.ca/event/maureen-webb-coding-democracy/
#5yrsago Globe and Mail: TPP’s copyright chapter will cost Canadians hundreds of millions https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/editorials/copyright-concessions-may-be-downside-of-tpp-deal/article26939204/
#1yrago BBC launches a Tor hidden service mirror to help people evade their countries’ censoring firewalls https://web.archive.org/web/20191025120544/https://www.theinquirer.net/inquirer/news/3083006/bbc-news-tor-dark-web-site
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