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Privacy is a Human Right

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Dan sent me a link to a great essay by Bruce Schneier about privacy being a human right, not a government allowance. The money quote:

Suzy Smith – 1940-2007

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On Monday I went to a memorial service for Suzy Smith, a friend and former co-worker. Suzy and I chatted over e-mail regularly, mostly about new Mac products...

Indexed – Fun with Math

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Jessica Hagy has a blog called Indexed where she posts philosophical ideas as images drawn on index cards using set theory, Venn diagrams, and the like. Witt...

Paraglider Rides Thunderstorm to 32,000 ft

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Ewa Wisnerska, paraglider, got caught in one of Australia’s notorious thunderstorm updrafts, spiraled up to 32,000 ft, was pelted with hail, encased in ice, ...