Pese a las reconocidas violaciones de las garantías procesales en la acusación penal contra #OlaBini y la falta de solidez de las pruebas presentadas, el juicio penal se llevará a cabo del miércoles al viernes de esta semana. #FreeOlaBini https://www.eff.org/es/deeplinks/2021/10/after-years-delays-and-alarmingly-flimsy-evidence-security-expert-ola-binis-trial
Despite acknowledged due process violations in #OlaBini's prosecution, and flimsy allegations against him, the open source developer's criminal trial will be held from Wednesday to Friday this week. #FreeOlaBini https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2021/10/after-years-delays-and-alarmingly-flimsy-evidence-security-expert-ola-binis-trial https://t.co/Kd4mCqd4W8
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* Moral Panic (Drug Science Podcast)
* Privacy, online platforms & misinformation (Northsec 2021)
My book "How to Destroy Surveillance Capitalism" is a critique of Big Tech connecting conspiratorial thinking to the rise of tech monopolies (proposing a way to deal with both) is now out in paperback:
My latest book is Attack Surface, a sequel to my bestselling Little Brother books, now in paperback, wherever books are sold.
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#1yrago Predatory lender seeks national bank charter https://pluralistic.net/2021/01/08/competition-is-killing-us/#oportun
#1yrago Competition is Killing Us https://pluralistic.net/2021/01/08/competition-is-killing-us/#borked
#1yrago Busting myths about the Night of the Short Fingers https://pluralistic.net/2021/01/10/realignments/#mythbusting
#1yrago Censorship, Parler and antitrust https://pluralistic.net/2021/01/09/the-old-crow-is-getting-slow/#deplatforming
#1yrago The City We Became https://pluralistic.net/2021/01/09/the-old-crow-is-getting-slow/#i-love-ny</a
#1yrago Mashapedia: A third-party glossary of the technical concepts from Attack Surface https://pluralistic.net/2021/01/09/the-old-crow-is-getting-slow/#what-do-you-know
#1yrago Crowdsourcing a list of bad cops https://pluralistic.net/2021/01/09/the-old-crow-is-getting-slow/#brady-bunch
#1yrago Militarizing cops was a failure https://pluralistic.net/2021/01/08/competition-is-killing-us/#leso
#5yrsago My first Enigma machine: Mattel once sold a Barbie typewriter with built-in crypto capabilities https://www.cryptomuseum.com/crypto/mehano/barbie/
#5yrsago FBI arrest the VW executive who stonewalled on the first Dieselgate reports for defrauding the US Government https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/09/business/volkswagen-diesel-emissions-investigation-settlement.html
#5yrsago Apple Store employees fired after accusations of snooping on customers’ devices for sexual selfies and sharing them https://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/national/queensland/apple-store-photo-ring-scandal-in-brisbane-privacy-commissioner-weighs-in-20161013-gs1d83.html
#1yrago Impeachment and realignment https://pluralistic.net/2021/01/10/realignments/#realignments
#10yrsago Fight PIPA, SOPA’s Senate cousin, with this Senate scorecard https://web.archive.org/web/20120109120411/www.sopaopera.org/protect-ip/
#10yrsago Paul Ryan drops support for SOPA https://www.reddit.com/r/politics/comments/o9gq7/reddit_successfully_pressures_rep_paul_ryan_rwi/
#10yrsago The Economist publishes pathetic advertorial for the City of London https://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2012/01/ian-fraser-the-economist-loses-the-plot-with-this-shallow-pro-city-propaganda.html
#15yrsago Printcrime on Escape Pod https://escapepod.org/2007/01/09/ep-flash-printcrime/
#15yrsago Spa offers "Blackberry Thumb" massages https://nymag.com/news/intelligencer/26034/index.html
#10yrsago Lockdown: The coming war on general-purpose computing https://memex.craphound.com/2012/01/10/lockdown-the-coming-war-on-general-purpose-computing/
#10yrsago How Mastercard and Visa rip off merchants with secret, 1,000-page “agreement” https://web.archive.org/web/20120112025923/https://www.rollingstone.com/politics/blogs/taibblog/credit-card-firms-they-dont-just-steal-from-cardholders-20120109
#20yrsago Norwegian cops arrest DVD Jon https://www.wired.com/2002/01/norway-cracks-down-on-dvd-hacker/
#20yrsago 23 Myths About the Internet https://web.archive.org/web/20020113023059/www.postget.com/get/article.php?newsid=80499
#15yrsago Roth’s “Plot Against America” – chilling alternate fascist America https://memex.craphound.com/2007/01/08/roths-plot-against-america-chilling-alternate-fascist-america/
#15yrsago Gerlado Rivera threatens to beat up Keith Olbermann https://web.archive.org/web/20070118214100/http://blogs.orlandosentinel.com/news_local_namesblog/2007/01/geraldo_wants_t.html
#15yrsago "After the Siege" - my novella about the Siege of Leningrad http://www.infinitematrix.net/stories/shorts/after-the-siege.html