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#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] Advertisements

Widespread #Protest Against #Dangerous “#RepeatInfringer” #Piracy #Verdict | TorrentFreak | # ! Another…


A broad range of industry associations, academic institutions, libraries and digital rights groups have submitted their opinions on the landmark piracy case between Cox Communications and BMG. They all warn the court that the district court’s decision to hold the ISP available for pirating subscribers can have disastrous implications. | Ernesto | _________   # ! … Continue reading

AT&T has $80 billion deal to purchase Time Warner Inc. (and with it, HBO) | Ars Technica | # ! 8-) $$!! …


Owning Time Warner would boost AT&T media ambitions, raise competition concerns. | Jon Brodkin | _____________   # ! … 😎 $$!! .. this kind of #mergers not only #damage #customers (Pe@ple) # ! but, also, #throttles the #contents supply*… # ! They shouldn’t be allowed. [* As it already happened with the Music Labels, in … Continue reading

 #Lawmakers #Warned That 10 Year #Sentences Could #Apply to #FileSharers | TorrentFreak | # ! ☠ …


The UK is currently forming new legislation that will harmonize sentences for offline and online piracy. While the theoretical 10-year maximum sentence is supposed to target only large-scale pirates, this week MPs were warned that wording in the Digital Economy Bill is not tight enough to exclude file-sharers. | Andy | _______   # ! … Continue reading

#Money And #Power: The Real #Reason For The NSA #Spying On #Everyone | Techdirt | # ! ☠ …


                                           from the money-money-money dept More than four years ago, we wrote about all the buzz that you were hearing about “cyberwar” was little more than an attempt to drum up FUD to get the government to throw billions of dollars at private contractors. | Mike Masnick | ______________ # ! … ☠ @ur #insecurity, ‘#Their’ … Continue reading

#EU #antitrust #chief #eyeballs #online #retail #geoblockers, #threatens #action | Ars Technica UK | # ! 8-) …


Bloc’s e-commerce sector report finds restrictive contracts are a common occurrence. | Jennifer Baker | _______________   # ! … not only ‘#Geoblocking’ is a #nonsense in The #Internet Era, # ! It could end being illegal. # ! 😉 ______ [Source: EU antitrust chief eyeballs online retail geo-blockers, threatens action | Ars Technica UK]

 #JuliaReda: #FreedomToLink #threatened by #EU #court decision and #copyright #plans | juliareda.eu | # ! ☠ …


Today, the European Court of Justice significantly curtailed the freedom to hyperlink – one of the basic building blocks of the web. Together with the new special copyright protection for news articles the European Commission is planning to propose next week, the ability of Europeans to point to things online without having to fear breaking … Continue reading

#InsideEve: #Online’s #propaganda #machine—from Photoshop to DDoS | Ars Technica UK | # ! …


As the virtual war intensifies, so too do attacks on players in the real world. | Nick Cowen | _____________ # ! … Are Pe@ple starting to mistake fiction and reality, or it’s just that certain Press sectors are spreading distrust to the New Media / Entertainment…? _______ [Source: Inside Eve: Online’s propaganda machine—from Photoshop to … Continue reading

#Linux #Media #Creation: #Top #Apps | Datamation | # ! #Creativity #beats #inside #You…


Linux media creation has no lack of highly functional apps, as this survey of Linux media apps demonstrates. | Matt Hartley | _________________ # ! … Let IT Loose ~ # ! … #TheOpenSourceWay, naturally. # ! 😉 ________ [Source: Linux Media Creation: Top Apps – Datamation]

#Fail: #AntiPiracy #Outfits Send #Takedown #Request For #NonExistent #Torrents | TorrentFreak | # ! ;) ‘On spec’…


HBO, Paramount Pictures and other copyright holders are sending takedown notices for torrent links that have never existed. The notices accuse sites of distributing recent movies and TV-shows. However, the services in question have been down for a year, showing that anti-piracy groups automatically generate links based on hashes without any verification. | Ernesto | ____________ … 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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