Response to Government P2P Consultation

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Dear Sir, This is my response to your consultation “Consultation on Legislation to Address Illicit P2P File-Sharing“. I believe that the paper “GOVERNMENT STATEMENT ON THE PROPOSED P2P FILE-SHARING LEGISLATION” is dangerously flawed. In this response, I shall outline four general areas of concern. Practical, Philosophical, Technical and Cultural. I also will provide a series…

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Expanding URLs in Dabr / Twitter

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I hate shortened URLs with a passion.  It makes it hard to see what a link is and whether I’ve visited it before.  If they fail – like tr.im threatened to do – you lose your links with no way to see where they once went. So, hurrah for LongURLPlease – a service which takes…

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