Category Archives: Politics

On the Mac App Store

When the Mac App Store was announced, I said to someone, “‘Convenient’ isn’t the same as ‘good for you’.” This might look slightly odd in a community dedicated to improving people’s workflows, so I’d like to expand on it. (I … Continue reading

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Black Tuesday

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Net Neutrality (EU edition)

Network neutrality in Europe is under threat. Not in some vague possible future; right now. In one week, on Tuesday the fifth of May, the European Parliament will vote on the second reading of the Telecoms Package and amendments. I … Continue reading

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The Ubiquitous Wiretapping Bill

This is not about programming. It’s about something that actually matters. There’s been a little media coverage recently about a Swedish law that’s been in the works for a while. (The Register, Slashdot on The Register, The Local Edit: and … Continue reading

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