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Consumer Bureau Escapes Congress Action to Remove Prepaid Rule (tags)
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) escaped a May 11th deadline for Congress to void a rule designed to give prepaid card users similar protections as debit card users.
research material on meth use (tags)
collected material on meth use
Obama's War on Net Neutrality (tags)
Twitter Censoring www Political Speech is Not IPO Concern$.. (tags)
Until Twitter owners allow individuals the realistic opportunity of building their own larger followers base without using paid program APT$ to delete those who un>follow Twitter users,they will never retain long time users ..
U.S. accuses currency exchange of laundering $6 billion (tags)
U.S. prosecutors have filed an indictment against the operators of digital currency exchange Liberty Reserve, accusing the Costa Rica-based company of helping criminals around the world launder more than $6 billion in illicit funds linked to everything from child pornography to software for hacking into banks.
Facebook kills app that would let Facebook stalkers become real life stalkers (tags)
While a fair corner of the internet was in angry mob mode because Facebook changed users’ default emails to email@example.com, several others were aware of another Facebook dealing that seemed even more nefarious. This past Monday, Facebook quietly unleashed the “Find Friends Nearby” feature, a mobile app that would allow users to see which other users were in proximity.
Uncle Sam wants to know what you googled for today!!! (tags)
"U.S. government agencies sent Google 5,950 criminal investigation requests during the first half of 2011 compared with 4,601 requests during the last six months of 2010. Google complied in part or completely with 93% of those requests"
The Truth About LSD (tags)
LSD is one of the most potent, mood-changing chemicals.
EFF Calls for Immediate Action to Defend Tunisian Activists Against Government Cyberattack (tags)
Net Neutrality Threatened (tags)
last free and open space in danger
Californians Pretending to be Homeless (tags)
Bumrise (www-bumrise.com), the role-playing game where gamers play as a homeless beggar and roam the streets of New York looking for trash, collecting bottles and picking fights- is most successful in California. Especially in Los Angeles and San Francisco, the game has literally thousands of visitors and registered users.
The Truth About Cocaine (tags)
Cocaine is one of the most dangerous drugs known to man.
Dowload E-Book: The Future of the Internet (tags)
The Internet's current trajectory is one of lost opportunity. Its salvation, Zittrain argues, lies in the hands of its millions of users
GSA turns to industry to study Web users (tags)
GSA said it intends to buy the results of research conducted by a company that reviews Web users’ Internet activities. GSA plans to compare and perhaps benchmark the company’s results against what the agency already understands about who visits USA.gov, the RFP states.
YouTube slaps young children (tags)
Numerous young You Tube artists and actors have been canceled by Google which purchased the popular You Tube web site.
The High Price of Cell Phones (tags)
Cell Phone technology has gone mainstream recently. Almost everyone, it seems, has a cell phone or similar device. The advantages of having this technology are readily available and promoted in the advertising for these products, but what about the drawbacks and dangers? This paper will shine some light on the dark side of widespread cell phone use, including possible radiation exposure and brain injury risk, increased risks of vehicle accidents, the disruptions caused by ringing phones and those who talk on them in inappropriate places, the financial costs of monthly fees and surcharges for services, the high turnover rate of phones resulting in large amounts of e-waste, hand muscle strains from using tiny keyboards, and the reduction of face-to-face personal contact.
More drug war propaganda from the Feds on the internet! (tags)
U.S. anti-drug videos hit YouTube
Pro-Israel lobby targets BBC online poll (tags)
'Megaphone' lobbyware mobilisation
Popular Blogging Site Restricts Use of Breastfeeding Photos: (tags)
LA-IMC reposts and copyright law (tags)
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Update on Flag and Infoshop.org (tags)
The server hosting Infoshop.org, Flag.blackened.net, and related websites and email lists has been offline since Monday, June 6.
City Officials respond to my charges - NY Times (tags)
"Seems they will stop at nothing to keep the big bucks rolling in and the public in fear of sex. Shame on them. City officials reject the claim that they are trying to scare people into abstinence"
Natural is best (tags)
Seems that 'safe sex' was really very unsafe sex. The new slogan should be: - With a glove, it's NOT love.
AreYouRegistered.com to Target Asian American community (tags)
The Asian Pacific Islander (API) c ommunity is the fastest growing minority group in the United States yet only half (53%) of eligible are even registered to vote. In a contest that might be decided by a few hundred votes, will the API community be heard?
Library Sets Up Shrine To Corporate Thieves (tags)
As corportate-controlled state and Federal governments slash basic services to fund military and tax breaks for the rich, Long Beach Library worships Vons, other exploiters.
Comcast creating a digital apartheid (tags)
Comcast HSInternet is warning and terminating users that use their connections past a hidden bandwidth throughput limit. No numbers are given to help people reduce their habbits stating these are confidential.
Dennis Kucinich Says Federal Law Should Treat Pot Like Alcohol (tags)
December 4, 2004 - Washington, DC, USA Kucinich Promises To End Marijuana Arrests; Establish "Guidelines Similar To Those Already In Place For Alcohol"
Big Brother Wants to Make Me an Unperson (tags)
An ignore feature? Ridiculous. Is this how you get around having to allow "open publishing"?
Big Brother Is Watching You - And Documenting (tags)
One would think that preserving privacy of the users, whose moves are so meticulously recorded, would be keenly observed at eBay, whose good name in the Internet community is one of its prime assets. But in the U.S. of the post 9/11 and pre-Gulf War II era, helping the "security forces" is considered a supreme act of patriotism. Who needs a subpoena?
From Palestine, the Next Revolution in File Sharing (tags)
From the legacy of Napster comes ES5 - the product of an international team dedicated to the success of Peer-to-Peer file sharing. Built with great attention to privacy and stealth, the group cleverly positioned themselves in a place of few intellectual property laws - Palestine.
Texas Young Communist League launches new website (tags)
The Young Communist League of Texas (TX-YCL) has recently launched a new website. The website boasts several interactive features; users may vote in online polls, place events on the TX-YCL web calendar, and even submit articles for publishing.
PROOF THE WORLD TRADE CENTER WAS DELIBERATELY DEMOLISHED. (tags)
This article presents proof that the WTC towers were deliberately demolished, probably by the detonation of many small explosive charges throughout the buildings.
EVIDENCE OF EXPLOSIVES IN THE WORLD TRADE CENTER COLLAPSES. (tags)
Photographic evidence of the use of explosives in the World Trade Center collapses, is presented.
IMC under heavy bombardement by MOABS (tags)
The IMC is under heavy bombardment by Mother of All Bullshit attacks today.
Call for Expanded Critical Mass Protest (tags)
With Bush continueing his World Oil War, we must expand the Critical Mass Movement to include pedestrians and transit users.
Technology's Threats to Privacy (tags)
Windows Media player logs user's video and audio files
Slashdot Users Defy Censorship (tags)
In what approximates a "user revolt" against editors at the Slashdot.com online community, a moderator-critical threat has become one of the most popular in history despite the editorial "bitchslap of the century".
Ha'aretz: Israeli workers were warned of attack (tags)
Paul H. Rosenberg is quite disbelieving that Israel's Mossad shared foreknowledge with the US government prior to the events on September 11, 2001.
Senate passes "Combating Terrorism Act of 2001" (tags)
WASHINGTON -- FBI agents soon may be able to spy on Internet users legally without a court order.
pre-riot build-up monday night for 56k users (quicktime) (tags)
pre-riot build up for low bandwidth users