Closed Beta just started at Zurker it looks like it has potential and the hope is to have a social media platform that is run by the users for the users with very little to no corporate bull. (fingers crossed for an eventual open source platform) So if you wanna check it out, give me more connects cause I’m bored, and ya know be beta tester and possibly invest in something new check it out.. http://www.zurker.com/i-125745-rbpawbjbej (This is my referral link to get you in) *This is NOT an alternative to Tumblr.. which I love dearly and you would have to drag me away from kicking and screaming. I just know many of you (secretly) have facebook accounts as well and this *may* turn out to be a viable non-corporate alternative to that if we can get enough people over there*More info: Zurker FAQWired’s opinionZurker: Social Network for the 99 Percent?I don’t mean to spam your dashes with this I just know that some of you missed this post because I made it so late last night, you might not check my blog daily, and might want in on the beta action. <3
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“Just months after the internet censorship bills SOPA and PIPA were taken off the floor, a new and similarly scrutinized bill, the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) has been gaining momentum and support from big technology companies like Microsoft, Facebook, IBM, and others. Although the bill is fundamentally different than SOPA it raises many of the same privacy concerns. Let’s take a look at the basics of how it might work and dig into why tech companies are currently supporting the bill…
If passed, CISPA would amend the National Security Act of 1947 to allow government agencies to swap customer data from Internet service providers and websites if that data is a threat to “cyber-security….
“CISPA transfers that role and responsibility over to a government entity.”~Read More: LifeHacker
Letters of support so far from the following companies Via ǝɔuǝbıןןǝʇuı sǝʌıʇɐʇuǝsǝɹdǝɹ ɟo ǝsnoɥ sn:
CTIA – The Wireless Association
Cyber, Space & Intelligence Association
The Financial Services Roundtable
Independent Telephone & Telecommunications Alliance
Information Technology Industry Council
Internet Security Alliance
National Cable & Telecommunications Association
US Chamber of Commerce
US Telecom – The Broadband Association
The only photos I can find from Greece… https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=281701898511006&set=o.103396813083042&type=1&theater
Facebook is saying this happened today #sept17 Outside of a bank in #Athens #greece
found from “RT
@takethesquare Man burning himself in front of a bank in #Greece http://cot.ag/pG9lPt #17Start #antibanks #takewallstreet #sept17 #srsly?”
I have no confirm besides this….
You rage you lose.