#15yrsago EFF brings class-action against Sony! https://web.archive.org/web/20051128173308/https://www.eff.org/news/archives/2005_11.php
#10yrsago Florida’s dirty “rocket docket” courts are a gift to fraudulent lenders https://web.archive.org/web/20101113164353/http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/17390/232611
#10yrsago How TSA screeners feel about junk-touching https://flyingwithfish.boardingarea.com/2010/11/18/tsa-enhanced-pat-downs-the-screeners-point-of-view/
#10yrsago Who owns your mortgage, the mind-croggling flowchart edition https://www.zerohedge.com/article/just-when-you-thought-you-knew-something-about-mortgage-securitizations
#1yrago How to recognize AI snake oil https://memex.craphound.com/2019/11/21/how-to-recognize-ai-snake-oil/
#1yrago Mayor Pete: Obama should have left Chelsea Manning to rot in prison for 35 years https://www.cbsnews.com/amp/news/2020-candidate-pete-buttigieg-troubled-by-clemency-for-chelsea-manning
#1yrago High prices and debt mean millennials don’t plan to stop renting, and that’s before their parents retire and become dependent on them https://www.businessinsider.com/more-millennials-planning-to-rent-forever-cant-afford-housing-2019-11
#1yrago “Out of Home Advertising”: the billboards that spy on you as you move through public spaces https://www.consumerreports.org/privacy/digital-billboards-are-tracking-you-and-they-want-you-to-see-their-ads/
My latest novel is Attack Surface, a sequel to my bestselling Little Brother books. @washingtonpost called it "a political cyberthriller, vigorous, bold and savvy about the limits of revolution and resistance."
Get signed books from @darkdel: https://www.darkdel.com/store/p1840/Available_Now%3A_Attack_Surface.html
I have a (free) new book out! "How to Destroy Surveillance Capitalism" is an anti-monopolist critique of Big Tech that connects the rise of conspiratorial thinking to the rise of tech monopolies and proposes a way to deal with both:
* Keynote, Cybersummit 2020, Nov 26 https://www.cybera.ca/cyber-summit-2020/
* Keynote, Cologne Futures, Nov 27 http://medienpolitik.eu/
* Beaverbrook Lecture: How to Destroy Surveillance Capitalism, Nov 30, https://www.mcgill.ca/maxbellschool/channels/event/2020-beaverbrook-annual-lecture-part-ii-cory-doctorow-325538
* Teach-In Against Surveillance, Dec 1, https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/teach-in-against-surveillance-tickets-128926228821
* Keynote, NISO Plus, Feb 22-25, https://niso.plus/cory-doctorow-to-keynote-at-niso-plus-2021/
* Talkingheadz Podcast:
* Can Web 3 Help Democracy?
* Fully Charged: The future of energy over the next 300 years
My first picture book is out! It's called Poesy the Monster Slayer and it's an epic tale of bedtime-refusal, toy-hacking and monster-hunting, illustrated by Matt Rockefeller. It's the monster book I dreamt of reading to my own daughter.
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