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Last Week on my Mac: a tragedy to freedom in two Acts

Act 1

Last week, the Investigatory Powers Act 2016 passed into UK law. There had been uproar when the present Prime Minister had introduced her draft bill, and in spite of its pernicious abuses of freedom, there was precious little opposition to it during its passage through the House of Commons. 1,374 more words

Technology

Is Key Claim Missing from Pastor's Lawsuit Over Wife's Nude Pics Emailed to Swinger Site?

Should a claim for have been included in this lawsuit? See my thoughts below and share your thoughts.

The Allegations Behind the Lawsuit

A legal team led by Gloria Allred made news by suing Toyota (and others) on behalf of a Frisco, Texas pastor and his wife, Tim  and Claire Gautreaux, alleging that a Toyota salesman emailed nude pictures of Claire to a swingers’ website from Tim’s phone while in his possession to confirm a preapproval offer that was on an app. 546 more words

CFAA

Privacy and Social Media

I used to like posting on what I was doing or whom I was with or where I was until people started coming up to me and asking me questions about it. 635 more words

Writing

Leavenworth CCA phone provider claims system is checked and has always worked fine

Securus — a Texas company that provides services to jails and prisons across the country — told The Topeka Capital-Journal that the Leavenworth facility was responsible for designating the attorney’s number as a private, non-recorded number. 242 more words

Consumer Protection

WordPress Moving More Towards SSL

WordPress is moving more towards SSL. “We’re at a turning point: 2017 is going to be the year that we’re going to see features in WordPress which require hosts to have HTTPS available. 34 more words

Tweaks & Updates

Apple reveals autonomous vehicle ambitions in letter to US regulators

Apple has publicly revealed its ambitions to play in the emerging market of self-driving vehicles with a policy recommendation letter to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. 406 more words

TC

Soulmates? That's bullshit!

We have always had a love for history. Every day that passes by becomes history. And anyone who has ever read those lousy history books can agree that they are filled with revolutions that changed the world be it the French Revolution or the White Revolution. 428 more words