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The right to privacy in the digital age

United Nations                                    A/RES/68/167 General Assembly   Distr.: General 21 January 2014 Sixty-eighth session Agenda item 69 (b) Resolution adopted by the General Assembly on 18 December 2013 [on the report of the Third Committee (A/68/456/Add.2)] 68/167. The right to privacy in the digital age The General Assembly, Reaffirming the purposes and principles of the Charter… Continue reading The right to privacy in the digital age

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Copy Paste Tricks back to their old tricks again

In an article on The H, they explain why it's not good to simply copy and paste stuff you get from a website tutorial. What seems like a harmless command could be hiding something very dangerous. When a user pastes what they think is an innocent command that does what the page they pasted it… Continue reading Copy Paste Tricks back to their old tricks again

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Set your own new tab page in Firefox

If you're not a big fan of the new speed dial tab in the newest version of Firefox, Mozilla makes it easy to customize the page to load any site of your choosing with a simple edit to the about:config file. To create a custom new tab page you just need to edit one file… Continue reading Set your own new tab page in Firefox

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Ubuntu Tablet

Finally the next step in a fully integrated system setup. Desktop, Phone, TV, Tablet …  All running the same OS fully integrated. Welcome to the future. The tablet OS will be made available to devs and enthusiasts at the exact same time as the smartphone preview on February 21st. So in addition to the Galaxy… Continue reading Ubuntu Tablet

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Something is a cookin in the Ubuntu Kitchen

Seems like Ubuntu is busy in the kitchen again. Not too long ago they revealed their Ubuntu for Phones which I am so eagerly waiting to see on shelves and in people's hands. Talk about revolutionary. Now they are letting the smell of something really tasty out their kitchen window and from what I've seen… Continue reading Something is a cookin in the Ubuntu Kitchen

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Ubuntu now fits your phone

Introducing the superphone that’s  also a full PC Your phone is more immersive, the screen is less cluttered, and you flow naturally from app to app with edge magic. The phone becomes a full PC and thin client when docked. With all-native core apps and no Java overhead, Ubuntu runs well on entry-level smartphones –… Continue reading Ubuntu now fits your phone

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Stallman says Ubuntu spyware makes it just as bad as Windows

Posted by Richard Stallman at Dec 07, 2012 01:53 AM One of the major advantages of free software is that the community protects users from malicious software. Now Ubuntu GNU/Linux has become a counterexample. What should we do? Proprietary software is associated with malicious treatment of the user: surveillance code, digital handcuffs (DRM or Digital… Continue reading Stallman says Ubuntu spyware makes it just as bad as Windows