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In the last year, the idea of a "do not track" mechanism for web surfers has gained currency. The name invokes the idea of the do-not-call list for telemarketers, which those of us who prefer eating dinner undisturbed will be … Continue reading

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Yesterday I spoke to the PM program on Radio National for a¬†follow up on Google's WiFi privacy debacle, and have spoken to a few other media outlets as well. No doubt there's a lot of interest in the story because … Continue reading

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For all his faults, Stalin was a pioneer in the field of image¬†manipulation. Airbrushing liquidated foes from official photographs was the photoshopping of its day. And although Stalin (like modern dicatators) would have loathed the internet for its uncanny ability … Continue reading

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Kevin Rudd's plans to crack down on Internet content appear to have drawn the attention of no less than the Chinese Government. The website of the State Council Information Office recently featured an article (Google translation here) on Rudd's endorsement … Continue reading

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