Sunday, 21 May 2017


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170520 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

#Brexit and the coming food crisis - “food production depends on seasonal migrant labour from the EU”

Revealed: #Facebook's internal rulebook on sex, terrorism and violence - this stuff is a mess; it won’t hold


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170519 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

Friday, 19 May 2017


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170518 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

UK needs more immigrants to ‘avoid #Brexit catastrophe’ - bigoted #brexiters understand nothing

German business leaders urge Tories to rethink plan to leave single market - not much support there, Boris #brexit

“No more excuses” as major global research funders take strong lead on clinical trial #transparency -

Elsevier Wants $15 Million Piracy Damages From Sci-hub and Libgen - @elsevier the bully strikes again…

Renegotiation Of#NAFTA To Include IP Rights, Digital Trade - here comes SOPA/ACTA…

Thursday, 18 May 2017


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170517 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

US Court Upholds Enforceability Of GNU #GPL As Both A License And A Contract - interesting & important case #freesw

#Facebook hit with fines and investigations in six EU countries over #privacy law breaches - really piling up

Britain: Investigate the #Brexit referendum fraud - the referendum was stolen, not won…

Tell the UK Government: No #Backdoors in #Crypto - here’s what I’ve just sent; consultation closes tomorrow

Brazil: explosive recordings implicate President Michel Temer in bribery - impeach them both…


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170516 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

Fossil fuel lobby could be forced to declare interests at UN talks - long overdue

Dark money is pushing democracy in the UK over the edge - welcome to the great brexit banana republic

‘Narco-deforestation’: cocaine trade destroying swaths of Central America - another reason to decriminalise drugs

Inquiry launched into targeting of UK voters through social media - bit late now… #GE17

It’s coming: another call for everyone’s #DNA to be collected and stored permanently - huge #privacy implications

#Renewables growing faster than expected – IEA -–-iea that’s good; need to tackle shipping as a priority now

#France: “a broad new environment ministry – the second most important position in government” - contrast with UK…

Tuesday, 16 May 2017


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170515 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

The free trade agreement with Singapore cannot, in its current form, be concluded by the EU alone” - CJEU big blow for @EU_Commission #ISDS

We Own It manifesto 2017: How public ownership can give us real control - we need more #commons-based systems

Lib Dems pledge to end ‘Orwellian’ snooping powers in manifesto - that would be nice…

Brxt and brands – out of the EU in 680 days - looks like trademarks will be a staggering mess after #brexit

Ancillary #Copyright Would Be A Poison, Not A Cure - excellent explanation of a really bad idea #EU

The 5 Fundamental Flaws Of The Press Publisher’S Right, AKA Ancillary #Copyright - #EU

S&Ds push forward new measures to cut food waste in half by 2030 - long overdue; insane wastage

It’s coming: another call for everyone’s #DNA to be collected and stored permanently - me on implications 4 #privacy

Wild boar gives British ambassador to Austria the chase - understandable, given #brexit

New Netflix DRM Blocks Rooted Phone Owners From Downloading The Netflix App - @netflix being evil with #drm

Monday, 15 May 2017


Moody’s Microblog Daily Digest 170514 - yesterday’s tweets as a single page

After Ceta: The Eu-Vietnam Agreement - will have #ISDS for corps, no enforceable rights for environment, like #CETA

JP Morgan appears to make good on #Brexit threat with new Dublin office - surprise. not.

Trump relying on charisma to bridge old divides on first foreign trip - on his what???

EU backs away from trade statement in blow 2 China’s #OBOR plan - wants “guarantees on transparency, sustainability”

Hold ISPs Responsible 4 Piracy After Brexit, Music Biz Says - copyright maximalists take every chance to demand more

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen hopes to stop elephant poachers in Afrika using big data - let’s hope, let’s hope

The Threat: A Conversation With Ross Anderson - lots of interesting, important stuff #security

Trump to expand policy that bans US aid for overseas #abortion providers - trump shows how much he hates women

Netflix is blocking rooted Android phones from downloading its app - @netflix confirming its evil credentials #DRM

The Brief: The Great British Wake-Up on #brexit - hard to tell, with trends confounded by #GE17

Will a #climatechange denier chair the EU’s Environment Council? - this man must be ridiculed everywhere he goes

How Google Took Over the Classroom - #chrome - and thus #linux - spreading everwhere