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#ISP #explains #data #caps to FCC: Using the Internet is like eating Oreos | Ars Technica | # ! Unfortunate…


“You have to pay extra for double-stuffed,” cable company Mediacom tells FCC. | Jon Brodkin | ___________ # ! … comparison: imagine that your packs come with a different number of cookies according to the day, although you pay the same… This is what happens with bandwidht and speed: You never know how much you’ll … Continue reading

#FreeCulture #in an #expensive #world | Opensource.com | # ! #Freedom is a #Mindset…


Open Source Bridge interview with Shauna Gordon-McKeon Shauna Gordon-McKeon talks about her involvement in the free software and free culture communities, her day job, and her upcoming talk at Open Source Bridge.  | Benjamin Kerensa | _______________________   # ! … as in #Software so in #Culture (#Life). # ! Ride The Charm. # ! … Continue reading

#No #Such #Thing As #Free #Internet (Zero-Rating Explained) | Web We Want | # ! …


There’s no such thing as free Internet. When your mobile operator offers you free data in some configuration, it means that either they or a content provider is footing the bill. Why […] | Solana Larsen | ____________________   # ! … and has never been so… # ! This is The Fun every time ‘sxmeone’ … Continue reading

Is #GIMP the #best #OpenSource #alternative to #Photoshop? | Opensource.com | # ! Just try #IT…


It will be eighteen years this weekend since GIMP, the GNU Image Manipulation Program, hit version 1.0 on June 5, 1996, and over twenty since the open source project first became generally available to the public. In that time, it has come a long way in both the expansion of features and in usability, and for … Continue reading

What big #ISPs don’t want you to know #about #datacaps | cio.com | # ! #Meet…


Comcast and AT&T want customers to believe broadband data caps are necessary to manage network congestion, but their real motivation may be much more sinister. |Bill Snyder| ________________ # ! … the real reasons of Your Internet issues…     [Source: What big ISPs don’t want you to know about data caps]

#AppealsCourt #Tells #Government It #Must #Extend Educational Institution #FOIA #Fee #Price #Break To #Students | Techdirt | # ! …


from the you-can-always-make-it-up-with-student-loan-interest dept | Tim Cushing | The perennial FOIA Reform Masquerade Ball is again under way, with legislators attempting to dodge blustery requests to “cut in” by administration officials and similarly-motivated federal agencies. The dance usually ends with Congressional committee chairmen yanking needles from records and booting everyone out of the dancehall. ________________ # … Continue reading

#Stop the #LinkTax | savethelink.org | # ! #Pricing The #Information #endangers…


Tell the European Commission NOW: Do not create link tax laws. The EU Commission is once again trying to impose a new link tax. They need to hear your voice before they create this dangerous law. Source: Stop the link tax   # ! … The #Value of #Knowledge. # ! #Respect The New Social … Continue reading

#Rightscorp #Revenues #Collapse, #Pirates Too #Hard to #Track | TorrentFreak | # ! It’s #Time…


Anti-piracy outfit Rightscorp has just turned in another set of dismal results. During the past three months revenues plummeted 78% versus the same period last year with the company recording a net loss of $784,000. Pirates, it appears, are becoming harder to track and threaten. | Andy |   # ! … for #Industry, to … Continue reading

The #value of #opensource is the #open #development #process | Jen Wike @ Opensource.com | # ! #VALUE is the #Engine…


Opensource.com spotlights Scott Wilson, the Service Manager for OSS Watch, VP Apache Software Foundation, and maintainer for HtmlCleaner.

Source: opensource.com

# ! … not the #price…
# ! … that uses to be the #deadweight…
# ! … for #progress, for access, for #society…

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#Suing File-#Sharers #Doesn’t #Work, #Lawyers #Warn | TorrentFreak | # ! #supply, #price, #manageability… #Respect


The American Bar Association has released a detailed white paper advising the Government on how to tackle online piracy. The lawyers recommend several SOPA-like anti-piracy measures including injunctions against companies hosting pirate sites. At the same time, however, they advise against suing file-sharers as that would be ineffective or even counterproductive.

Source: torrentfreak.com

#supply: widen artists & genres releases
#price: lower it, as there are a lot of entertainment alternatives
#manageability:  quit copy/transfer restrictions…
#Respect: Pe@ple (YOUR customers), "The customer is always right"
# …
# (add Your own suggestion here…)

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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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