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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]

#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

 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

 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

#SocialMedia’s Globe-Shaking #Power | The New York Times | # ! ✌☺ Stir IT Up ~


The election of Donald J. Trump is perhaps the starkest illustration yet that social networks are helping to rewire human society.  | Farhad Manjoo STATE OF THE ART NOV. 16, 2016 | _____________________________ # ! …Use The #Networks #wisely # ! #TheSocialway. # ! ‘ ~ May The #Transformation Be With You.’ _______ [Source: Social … Continue reading

#HowTo #think #globally and #act globally | Opensource.com | # ! #Relearning to #Rethink…


Global group communication and culture tips If opensource needed a new slogan it would be: Think Globally, Act Globally. | Pete Herzog | _____________   # ! … #TheOpenSourceWay # ! There’s enough for @ll # if well #administered. ______ [Source: How to think globally and act globally | Opensource.com]

#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

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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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