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Psi Is A Feature-Rich Jabber Instant Messaging Client For Windows, Linux And Mac OS X

http://www.webupd8.org

Psi is a free, open source instant messaging application designed for the Jabber IM network (including Google Talk) compatible with Windows, Linux and Mac OS X.

If you're tired with the Jabber functionality of Empathy or Pidgin, both lacking lots of important features for this protocol, you should give Psi a try.

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Created by nilarimogard 4 years 25 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 25 weeks ago
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Freedom businesses protect privacy

http://en.wikisource.org

Few presentations at conferences in the coming years will manage to combine the intellectual depth and delivery skills shown by Eben Moglen in this penetrating analysis of privacy and technology. Moglen poses an important question; namely, what will be the most successful intelligence organizations of the 21st century?

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Created by stargrave 4 years 28 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 28 weeks ago
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Why You Should Be Afraid Of Internet Censorship in Australia, Even If You Don’t Live There

http://thenextweb.com

"The spectre of broadscale Internet censorship in Australia has been covered previously here on The Next Web before, but many outside Australia may wonder: why should you care if you don’t live in Australia..."

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ONI Releases 2009 Year in Review: Filtering, Surveillance, Information Warfare

http://opennet.net

"The OpenNet Initiative is proud to release its 2009 Year in Review, a look into instances of filtering, surveillance, and information warfare around the world in 2009 [...] The OpenNet Initiative estimates that at the end of 2009, 32% of all Internet users were accessing a filtered version of the Internet."

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Created by can.axis 4 years 30 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 30 weeks ago
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IETF Outcomes Wiki

http://www.ietf.org

«...This wiki lists technologies and services that were developed in the IETF and represent notable successes and failures. The wiki is a collaborative effort of IETF participants, and you are invited to provide feedback to the community about the utility of IETF efforts as well as to facilitate public understanding of IETF work and its impact...»:

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Wikileaks shuts down, unable to plug funding gap

http://www.smh.com.au

The anonymous whistleblower website Wikileaks, which has been a thorn in the side of governments and big business for three years, has shut down temporarily because it has run out of money.

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ISOC-NY Public Meeting: Eben Moglen – Freedom in the Cloud ?

http://www.isoc-ny.org

"...How we got here is quite a scary story. But nowhere near as scary as getting out again. Eben Moglen, a Professor of Law and Legal History at Columbia University and the founding director of the Software Freedom Law Center, warned you about privacy and the cloud before.

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DNSSEC Deployment in Root Zone of DNS Begins at ICANN

http://www.icann.org

"...The DNS is vitally important to the proper operation of almost all services on the Internet, and the deployment of DNSSEC in the root zone is the biggest structural improvement to the DNS to happen in twenty years.

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WG Action: Internet Wideband Audio Codec (codec)

http://www.ietf.org

"A new IETF working group has been formed in the Real-time Applications and Infrastructure Area [...] The goal of this working group is to ensure the existence of a single high-quality audio codec that is optimized for use over the Internet and that can be widely implemented and easily distributed among application developers, service operators, and end users. At present it appears

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ACTA attacks Internet

http://bienscommuns.org

"The Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) is a multilateral trade agreement being negotiated, mostly between OECD countries, in total secrecy. 7th round of negociations from Jan 26th to Jan 29th 2009, in Mexico, is a perfect occasion for exposing ACTA and raise awareness bout how dangerous it is for our fundamental freedoms..."

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New Apt-Fast Version, Now With Full Apt-Get Syntax Replacement [Ubuntu / Debian]

http://www.webupd8.org

Apt-Fast is a script which uses Axel, a command line application which accelerates HTTP/FTP downloads by using multiple sources for one file, and one can use it instead of "apt-get" on Debian based Linux distributions to get an amazing download speed improvement.

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Created by nilarimogard 4 years 32 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 32 weeks ago
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DNS Benchmark with Wine

http://www.wine-reviews.net

Internet browsing is a huge part our daily lives. No matter where we are we are bound to have contact with the internet in one form or another, and thus when we need it we want/need it to be as fast and as responsive as possible.

Before I get into how to find the fastest DNS for you, you need to know what a DNS is. DNS stands for Dynamic Naming Service.

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Created by twickline 4 years 35 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 35 weeks ago
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New Swedish law draft for centralized internet and telephony interception

http://wikileaks.org

The legislation is aimed at giving Swedish police and domestic intelligence the power to automatically intercept internet traffic that passes through Sweden.

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Created by c0d3t4lk3r 4 years 36 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 36 weeks ago
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Senator Bayh Responds on ACTA

http://www.eff.org

Senator Evan Bayh recently responded to a constituent's concerns about the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA). Sadly, Senator Bayh's letter is troubling and frustrating

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Created by lozz 4 years 38 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 38 weeks ago
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Yahoo's Lawful Spying Guide - PDF

http://cryptome.org

Downloadable Yahoo pdf describes their procedures for supplying law enforcement with information gleaned from their customers. Currently fourth entry on Crytome's index. Internet privacy? Not guaranteed by Yahoo.

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Created by lozz 4 years 39 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 39 weeks ago
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