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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

 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

#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

#Overcomplicated #technology and the #need for #biological #thinking | Ars Technica UK | # ! Yes, …


Complex systems like stock trading software need to be studied like an ecosystem. | Sam Arbesman (US) | _________________     # ! … the way #technology is actualy being developed # ! is very similar to a #Living #System… # ! Think Natural, Be Natural… #side with #Technology and #Life. # ! 🙂 _______ [Source: … Continue reading

#EbenMoglen on #GPL #Compliance and #Building #Communities: What #Works | Linux.com | # ! 8-) …


Software Freedom Law Center, the pro-bono law firm led by Eben Moglen, Professor of law at Columbia Law School and the world’s foremost authority on Free and Open Source Software law held its annual fall conference at Columbia  Law School, New York on Oct. 28. The full-day program featured technical and legal presentations on Blockchain, … Continue reading

#Wix gets #caught “#stealing” #GPL #code from #WordPress | Ars Technica UK | # ! :/ Oh, Please…


In which Wix forgets what happens when you add GPL code to your closed-source app.  | Sean Gallagher (US) – 2/11/2016, 07:10 | _______________ # ! … #OpenSource is #Free. # ! Why ‘#Steal’ IT just for #not #Attribute’ it… # ! as GNU/GPL Licenses require..? _______ [Source: Wix gets caught “stealing” GPL code from … 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

#Tips for asking #technical #questions that #result in #fast, #useful #solutions | Opensource.com | # ! 8-) Yes, Your doubts…


Learn best practices for asking technical questions to get back faster, helpful answers. | Jeremy Garcia | ______________   # ! … count too. # ! Just frame the issues better… # ! to #benefit @ll. ______ [Source: Tips for asking technical questions that result in fast, useful solutions | Opensource.com]

 “#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

#What is #FreeSoftware and #why is it so #important for #society? | FSF.org | # ! Go, …


To use free software is to make a political and ethical choice asserting the right to learn, and share what we learn with others. Free software has become the foundation of a learning society where we share our knowledge in a way that others can build upon and enjoy. | Free Software Foundation | ________________________ … 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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