Saturday, 3 December 2016


Moody's Microblog Daily Digest 161201 - yesterday's tweets as a single page

Quitting UN climate change body could be Trump's quickest exit from Paris deal - probably best, others take over

#Trump supports Dakota pipeline – but claims it's not due to his investment in it - yeah, riiight #cronycapitalism

Thursday, 1 December 2016


Moody's Microblog Daily Digest 161130 - yesterday's tweets as a single page

Boris Johnson backed free movement in private talks, ambassadors say - still clueless about what he's doing #brexit

Climate change will stir 'unimaginable' refugee crisis, says military - let's hope trump listens 2 military at least

lovers of mozart's music may find this rather...impressive -

Snooping, data leaks and the threat to online privacy - "threaten civil liberties and expose new vulnerabilities"

Watchdog rejects "hostile narrative" of UK anti-terror laws being "ratcheted up" - er, #SnoopersCharter???

Wednesday, 30 November 2016


Moody's Microblog Daily Digest 161129 - yesterday's tweets as a single page

#AU Gov majority backs a dead horse but Labor and Greens slam #TPP - ridiculous: will weaken future negotiations

Intelligence experts urge Obama to end Edward Snowden's 'untenable exile' - just do it, obama...

Ministers want controls on skilled and unskilled EU workers, say sources - yeah, stop skilled workers coming, clever

Frightened by Trump? You don’t know the half of it - "staffers are from an opaque corporate misinformation network"

Tearing up US deal with #Iran would be disastrous, says CIA chief - don't often agree with him, but he's right here

Two-wheel takeover: bikes outnumber cars for the first time in Copenhagen - #london needs to do more here #dk

Call for views: Modernising the European #copyright framework - UK consultation closes 6 December

Russia Draws On Chinese Expertise And Technology To Clamp Down On Internet Users Even More - #BFF

Europol hit by data security breach, blames human error - another reason Internet Connection Records will leak...

A disappointing #TTIP human rights assessment - tl;dr - the @Ecorys report is predictably supine and mealymouthed

European Union Directive on counterterrorism is seriously flawed - "could lead to criminalising public protests"

Cop filmed killing fleeing suspect testified he felt “total fear” - yeah, riiight

Ahead Of President Trump, The Web's One And Only Backup Wants To Make A Backup Of Itself (In Canada) - just in case

Tuesday, 29 November 2016


Moody's Microblog Daily Digest 161128 - yesterday's tweets as a single page

Digital Economy Bill passed by MPs, ISP porn blocking plan waved through - welcome to the prudish police state UK

Theresa May signs up to unitary patent, accepts supremacy of top EU court - well, that's awkward #brexit #UPC

Taliban ​facing financial crisis as civilian deaths deter donors - our heart bleeds...

Germans want Merkel to take tough line with UK over #Brexit, poll finds - so there's that...

Get ready for 24-30% reduction in cost of #windpower by 2030 - great news, but I expect we'll do even better

Time for Elsexit? - important post about @jisc's pathetic negotiating skills, & what to do about it (v @yvonnenobis)

French nuclear power  'worst situation ever', says former EDF director - "renewable power will match Hinkley Point"

#Uber tells Europe’s top court that taxi app is a “digital economy” champ - important case with big ramifications

Cameroonian Government Calls Social Media A 'New Form Of Terrorism' - uh-huh

Trudeau cabinet approves Trans Mountain, Line 3 pipelines - - "a million more barrels of oil a day" #tarsands #ca

#RCEP must not be another #TPP, say 316 regional civil society groups - #ISDS proposed too..

Monday, 28 November 2016


Moody's Microblog Daily Digest 161127 - yesterday's tweets as a single page

Hard #Brexit would damage 'almost every sector' of UK economy - "a cross-party study warns"

German interior ministry wants 2 diminish citizens’ data #privacy rights - hey, was gibt's, Germany? #dataprotection

UK tech visa applications skyrocket after government slackens rules - damn immigrants, powering our tech industry...

Somehow Everyone Comes Out Looking Terrible In The Effort For Election Recounts - what a mess #us

UK unlikely to stay in single market, Tory document suggests - clueless idiots; a second referendum only way forward

"How could you betray me?" - "I don’t think women like you have anything to fear from Trump"; what an utter moron

Sunday, 27 November 2016


Moody's Microblog Daily Digest 161126 - yesterday's tweets as a single page

‘A recipe for scandal’: Trump conflicts of interest point to constitutional crisis - interesting times

“#FOIA superhero” launches campaign to  make Trump’s admin transparent - funding needed -

talking of #FOI, Karl Auerbach pointed out to me that US Privacy Act of 1974 - is another useful option

#Chechnya picks leader's aide with an Apprentice-style reality show - </insert reference to another country here>


Moody's Microblog Daily Digest 161125 - yesterday's tweets as a single page

Send patients 2 private sector to avert winter crisis, hospitals told - clever: privatisation by stealth, adds costs

Donald Trump’s stock in Dakota Access oil pipeline company raises concern - as it should... #DAPL

Thunderstorm asthma: 'an event equivalent to a terrorist attack' - climate change far more serious than terrorism