Blog posts tagged "corporations"
June 9, 2006⇒ Steve’s Tech Journal: Verizon takes down Broadvoice again (I think).
Is Verizon using its oligopoly status to avoid paying fees, and put competition out of business? Did network neutrality ever look so good?0. (Aside corporations, internet, network, verizon, voip)
February 7, 2006⇒ Publishing 2.0: “Google should stop picking on poor BMW”.
The points about Google’s power at the center of the network are valid, but this idea that a major company like BMW should be allowed to break the rules is more alarming and insipid. (and speaks to a deeper problem with the modern American psyche)0. (Aside centralization, corporate, corporations, google)
February 3, 2005⇒ Tom’s grandfather got one of those “frivolous asbestos claims” that Bush referred to in the State of the Union.
not too long before he was killed by a malignant mesothelioma.0. (Aside bush, corporations, politics)
January 7, 2005⇒ From the Front Lines of the Music Wars.
On RIAA’s chillling effect on music0. (Aside corporations, music, riaa)
December 7, 2004⇒ Open Publishing Tracking Bilaterial Trade Agreements.
Great resources. Makes you happy to work on the web.0. (Aside corporations, globalization, opendata, wto)
December 4, 2004⇒ Shell Scenario Planning Workshops.
Fascinating what worlds exist behind the iron curtain of corporate boardrooms0. (Aside corporations, planning, sf)
December 3, 2004⇒ “Deceiving us has become an industrial process.”.
Very nice dissection of astroturf, and good research.0. (Aside corporations, media)
September 10, 2004⇒ Is VeriSign building back doors into their SSL in order to prop up their wiretapping business?.
Financial Cryptography: VeriSign’s conflict of interest creates new threat0. (Aside corporations, privacy, security, verisign)
September 2, 2004⇒ Michigan community is thrilled to be getting a Starbucks.
Rather then building new chains, why don’t we just ship all the existing ones to the Midwest?0. (Aside america, corporations, starbucks)
August 31, 2004⇒ Friendster fires programmer for blogging about their JSP to PHP conversion.
Lame for so many reasons, not the least of which was that Friendster rewrite was an open secret0. (Aside blogging, corporations, friendster, php)
July 15, 2004⇒ John Kenneth Galbraith on corporate power, and war..
‘Corporate power is the driving force behind US foreign policy – and the slaughter in Iraq.’0. (Aside capitalism, corporations, politics, war)
June 2, 2004⇒ Arcata passes resolution removing personhood rights from corporations.
Step in the right direction! Go Kaitlin0. (Aside corporations, democracy, politics)