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Public Address 10/01/07 - The Suicide Note

PUBLIC ADDRESS 10/01/07 - The Suicide Note

The Suicide Note | Jan 10, 2007 10:41
Russell Brown's Hard News

My thought as I started reading the essay by Auckland University cryptographer Peter Gutman on the "suicide note" implicit in the content protection layer of Windows Vista was that the utility of computers was being sacrificed on the altar of content protection...,


D5: Delhi to Tibet on three wheels | Jan 09, 2007 20:06
Keith Ng has only seen three cows

I've been a pretty bad tourist. Instead of taking in the sights and sounds of India, I've been holed up in an internet cafe finishing a project I'm doing for a multinational advertising agency. Yes sir, I'm working for the sweet, flickering tongue of global capitalism...,


cops and robbers, qilai and collapse | Jan 09, 2007 14:05
Living the invasion with Tze Ming Mok

Firstly, A New Year's message from Yip Phanchan, an acclaimed Thai novelist with limited English, after the Bangkok bombings and my 'are you okay?' emails: Happy New Year to you. I m ok but Thailand not ok...,


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