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Weekly Accountability - 6/22/15

“We can’t blame the technology when we make mistakes.” – Tim Berners-Lee

For my wedding anniversary, my wife bought me something that is, ostensibly, supposed to help me with losing weight. 241 more words


Two Years Ago This Week, NSA Contractor Edward Snowden Gave Big Brother a Black Eye

Two years ago this week, Edward Snowden dropped the proverbial bomb on the National Security Agency.

The former contract infrastructure analyst for the NSA, former system administrator for the CIA, former counterintelligence trainer for the DIA (Defense Intelligence Agency… 625 more words


Waiting for the younger minds

Keith Hudson

The reason why the ‘Northern Powerhouse’ policy of George Osborne, the British Chancellor, won’t work, but Scottish Independence might — repeat might — is that power is being given to Manchester and the other large northern cities by London politicians . 1,177 more words

Correcting the Farce

Oh that’s embarrassing… A supposed correction eh? Only problem is Michael’s arguments aren’t as strong as he might expect! 982 more words

Robert Soane

What's it worth?

Few will doubt that digital photography has overtaken conventional film for amateur and professional photographers. With our daily use of social media networks – Flickr, Facebook, Instagram and others – it’s easy to understand why. 902 more words

48th of 50things: Parenthood

Hi guys,

We’re into the final three now.  This one is about Parenthood.

There is a thing floating around on Facebook that says “If you want to know what it’s like to be a parent: take all your belongings; throw them on the floor; pick them up again; repeat for infinity.” 865 more words

The right to communicate

The history of the Internet is a debated subject, but what we do know for sure is that the US National Science Foundation (NSF) funded the establishment for national supercomputing centers at several universities and provided interconnectivity in 1986 with the NSFNET project. 351 more words