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GeneralRe: End of an era: Once-popular media player Winamp closing down on December 20 Pin
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NewsSoftware patent reform just died in the House, thanks to IBM and Microsoft Pin
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GeneralRe: Software patent reform just died in the House, thanks to IBM and Microsoft Pin
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GeneralRe: Software patent reform just died in the House, thanks to IBM and Microsoft Pin
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GeneralRe: Software patent reform just died in the House, thanks to IBM and Microsoft Pin
Sentenryu20-Nov-13 23:56
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NewsGoogle's chief internet evangelist says 'privacy may actually be an anomaly' Pin
Kent Sharkey20-Nov-13 6:52
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GeneralRe: Google's chief internet evangelist says 'privacy may actually be an anomaly' Pin
Richard Deeming20-Nov-13 7:11
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Kent Sharkey wrote:
the postmaster saw who everyone was getting mail from

Unless the postmaster also opened every letter and read its contents in order to deliver more "personalised" junk-mail, that analogy sounds like BS to me. Suspicious | :suss:

And even if privacy is a fairly new development, that doesn't mean we should abandon it. I presume he's not suggesting that the internet, computers, and wide-spread access to education and health care are also unsustainable?



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NewsCurah! - Curate the web and share what you know Pin
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NewsWindows 1.0: The flop that created an empire Pin
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NewsGitHub bans weak passwords after brute-force attacks Pin
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NewsOracle database costs are driving firms to Postgres, says EnterpriseDB Pin
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NewsUML 2.5: Do you even care? Pin
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NewsCookieless cookies Pin
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NewsWebsites can self-defend against attackers Pin
Jason Cardoza20-Nov-13 4:18
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