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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

 The #EU’s #Android #Antitrust #Complaints Are #Contrived | WIRED | # ! … ~ #Microsoft…


The EU’s Android Antitrust Complaints Are Contrived With the Google Antitrust Case, the European Commission Is Is Trying to Gerrymander Yesterday’s Markets to Fit Today’s Competition | Geoffrey Manne Business, 11.20.16. 11.20.16 | _____________________   # ! … Strikes* Back # ! 😉 [* http://www.computerworld.com/article/3057170/android/don-t-be-surprised-when-microsoft-android-shows-up.html%5D   # ! OpenSource #FreeSoftware #Mobile devices’ users must # ! … Continue reading

#Globalization is #worth #saving. Here’s #how to #do it | World Economic Forum | # ! Still there are ways: …


There’s a big reason globalization is worth saving: the open global economy has helped lift over a billion people out of extreme poverty. | Arancha González Laya, Executive Director, International Trade Centre | ______________________________________   # ! … ‘#Think #Global, #Act Global’ ~   # ! … AND #Open and #Fair for Every@ne. _______ [Source: … Continue reading

#AntiPiracy #Group #Uses ‘#Pirated’ #Code on its #Website | TorrentFreak | # ! :D Caught! …


The Business Software Alliance, a trade group representing Adobe, Apple and Microsoft, is well known for its aggressive anti-piracy campaigns. The organization actively encourages people to snitch on software pirates, luring them with big cash rewards. Amusingly, however, the page where people can report unlicensed software is using ‘unlicensed’ jQuery code. | Ernesto | _________   … Continue reading

#PirateParty #Books #Election #Victory in #Iceland | TorrentFreak | # ! ✌☺ The #Politics of #Sharing #wins…


The Pirate Party in Iceland booked an important victory in the local parliamentary election today, scoring 14.5% of the total vote. While lower than most polls predicted, it marks the first time that a Pirate Party, anywhere in the world, has a serious shot at taking part in a government coalition. | Ernesto | _________ … Continue reading

Despite Administration’s Promises, Most #Government #Transparency #Still The #Work Of #Whistleblowers And #Leakers | Techdirt | # ! …


from the the-government-can-doxx-you,-but-not-itself dept Meet the new transparency/Same as the old transparency: The Justice Department has kept classified at least 74 opinions, memos and letters on national security issues, including… | Tim Cushing | _____________   # ! … well, it seems that #Transparency keeps on being # ! no more than another #Buzzword… # ! … Continue reading

 “#MPAA and #RIAA’s #AntiPiracy Plans #Harm The #Internet” | TorrentFreak | # ! ☠ #Meet The #Real…


The Internet Infrastructure Coalition is urging the U.S. Government not to blindly follow the RIAA and MPAA’s input regarding online piracy threats. The group, which represents tech firms including Google, Amazon and Verisign, warns that the future of the Internet is at stake. | Ernesto | __________ # ! ☠ … #purpose of the so-called # … Continue reading

More #proof shows #Hollywood is #leaking pre-release #movies on #torrent #sites | Ars Technica UK | # ! ☠ …


Talent agency says “sharing of award screeners is commonplace” in Hollywood. | David Kravets – Oct 26, 2016 5:35 pm UTC | ________________________________   # ! ☠ …#Piracy ‘R’ ’em. [# ! Not only for extra promotion of the movies and else, # ! but to harden Internet censorship to favor # ! ‘Their’ political connections…] … Continue reading

#PirateParty On Course For #Historic #Election #Win in #Iceland | TorrentFreak | # ! ☠ Welcome, …


The Pirate Party in Iceland continues its shakeup of the local political arena. According to the latest polls the party now has a serious shot at taking part in the next Government coalition, with roughly 20 percent of all votes one week before the parliamentary elections. |  Ernesto | __________   # ! … (#Real) … 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

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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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