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Care about journalism? Don't read GigaOM until it drops the NSA as an advertising partner

As difficult as it is for journalistic purists to accept, sponsored content (or “native advertising” or “advertorials” — pick your poison) has become an inescapable form of monetization in the new media economy. 571 more words

Tech

NSA CTO Works PT For Former Chief | Um, Security!

The National Security Agency is now conducting an internal investigation of a top official’s part-time work for a private cybersecurity firm, according to Reuters. That company, IronNet Cybersecurity, was founded by Keith Alexander. 225 more words

Security

Zoning Board meeting ePacket agenda posted

The Village has published the ePacket agenda for this evening’s Zoning Board of Appeals meeting.  This packet includes the documents to be discussed by the board, and for the first time in our experience, drafts of minutes from the three September board meetings for approval.  77 more words

Zoning Board

Three We Learned Back In The Old Days (2009)

1. We stepped down when there was a conflict of interest.

2. We learned that truth was always best.

3. We knew we would pay a penalty if we did wrong. 17 more words

Poetry

NSA Reviewing Deal Between Official, Ex-Spy Agency Head

The U.S. National Security Agency has launched an internal review of a senior official’s part-time work for a private venture started by former NSA director Keith Alexander that raises questions over the blurring of lines between government and business. 709 more words

Policy

Interpreter Boundaries

Role Boundaries 

A challenging yet necessary aspect of being an interpreter is being able to confine yourself within the boundaries of the professional role and refraining from getting personally involved in an interpreting encounter and causing a conflict of interest.   124 more words

People v. Yaworski, 2014 IL App (2d) 130327

People v. Yaworski, 2014 IL App (2d) 130327 (October 6, 2014) De Kalb Co. Vacated and remanded with directions. Defendant was convicted by a jury of DUI and DWLR. 712 more words