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#Spain Announces #New #Campaign to #Fight #Internet Piracy | TorrentFreak | # ! ☠ The ‘#Problem’…


Spain’s Ministry of  Education, Culture and Sport has announced a new initiative for tackling piracy, especially online. Minister Íñigo Méndez de Vigo said a special prosecutor’s office will be developed alongside enhanced technological and human resources. An educational campaign targeting children is also on the agenda. |Andy | _______ # ! ☠… with Spain is … Continue reading

#ATT just declared #war on an #open #internet (and #us) | The Verge | # ! The #Telecom #Deception…


‘Mobilizing Your World’ sounds like a threat now |  T.C. Sottek | ____________ # ! … keeps ahead. # ! Is it that nobody is going to take #Real Measures..? _______ [Source: AT&T just declared war on an open internet (and us) – The Verge]

#Squawkr #Alerts You When a #Pirated #Movie #Leaks #Online | TorrentFreak | # ! Now it’s to be seen…


Are you wondering when the latest blockbuster movies will leak online? Then Squawkr might be something for you. The new service allows people to maintain a watchlist of films and sends alerts when a high-quality scene release appears online. | Ernesto | _________   # ! … who se this tool more… # ! … movie … Continue reading

#Court #Freezes #Megaupload’s #MPAA and #RIAA #Lawsuits | TorrentFreak | # ! Winding…


A federal court in Virginia has granted Megaupload’s request to place the cases filed by the music and movie companies on hold until April next year, while the criminal case remains pending. Meanwhile, Megaupload is working hard to ensure that critical evidence on decaying hard drives is preserved. | Ernesto | ————   # ! … Continue reading

Why #RedHat is #happy to #have #others #make #billions on #its #OpenSource #dime – TechRepublic | # ! …


Red Hat is targeting $5 billion in revenue for itself, but it is enabling other companies to make much more than that using its products. |  Matt Asay | ____________   # ! … yes, sometimes, what we do for others # ! is what realy makes us feel good. # ! … so is … Continue reading

#Jailed #Copyright #Troll #Partner Claims to Be #Fundraiser For #PIPCU | TorrentFreak | # ! #weird…


Earlier this year, UK copyright troll partner Robert Croucher was sent to prison after assaulting an Uber driver. Following an appeal, he’s now a free man and blaming a member of the House of Lords for his poor treatment. Curiously, he also claims to be raising funds for the Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit. | Andy … Continue reading

4shared: #Copyright Holders #Abuse Google’s #DMCA #Takedown #System | TorrentFreak | # ! :( Oh, …


Popular file-hosting service 4shared is a true piracy haven, according to some copyright holders. Following numerous complaints the site has had more than 50 million of its URLs removed from Google’s search index. However, according to 4shared many of these are the result of abusive takedown requests. | Ernesto, November 23, 2016 | _________________________   … Continue reading

#MicrosoftLovesLinux #Patent #Tax | Techrights | # ! ‘Sometimes’, <3 #LoveKills ☠ …


Some of the latest reports pertaining to Microsoft’s (and its patent trolls’) pursuit/lobbying for software patents at a time when such patents lose their appeal/lustre in the United States | Dr. Roy Schestowitz | ________________     # ! … so better watch the companion You #choose… ______ [Source: Microsoft Loves Linux Patent Tax | Techrights]

#Exploring #cultures of #agility and #blamelessness| Opensource.com | # ! Dig…


                                     When OpenOrg meets DevOps In October, the OpenOrg and DevOps communities joined forces for an #OpenOrgChat. | The Open Organization | _____________________ # ! … the other #ways to #make #IT… # ! Dig #TheOpenSourceWay. ______ [Source: When OpenOrg meets DevOps | Opensource.com]

 UK #Piracy #Blocklist Silently #Expands With Hundreds of Domains | TorrentFreak | # ! ☠ …


UK Internet providers have added close to 500 URLs to the national pirate site blocklist. The expansion follows a request from copyright holders who frequently add new proxies for sites that have previously been barred. Despite this mass-update, the ongoing blocking whack-a-mole is far from over. | Ernesto | __________   # ! #Copyright enforcement as … Continue reading

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Gonzalo San Gil, PhD

Gonzalo San Gil, PhD

- Shared Knowledge Technician (aka 'Journo'...) - #OpenSource c@nnector [& brave χ-tester] - [instructor:] Radio Production & (~Rock+) DJin' [Curriculum Vitae Experto en Sociedad de la Información y Entorno Cultural Titulación - Administrador de Sistemas Linux, IBM-CEIM 2012 - Técnico de Redes y Sistemas, MTAS-INEM 2007 - Doctor en CC de la Información-Periodismo UCM 2005 - Licenciado en Comunicación Audiovisual UCM 1991

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