Category: chilling effects

Trolls of the long-lived variety

wtf?, chilling effects, berkeley, wikipedia
Some of you close to me will know that I spent a brief period of unpleasantness trying to do good work on Wikipedia when I was in graduate school. I haven't made serious substantive edits to Wikipedia since that time. The "high-water mark" of that pe… more »

One person's trash is another person's... medical record?

chilling effects, privacy, legal, health
*(cross-posted at the [Privacy Research Blog][1].)* [1]: http://blogs.law.nyu.edu/privacyresearchgroup/2011/11/medical-trash/ An intriguing story flew past my Twitter stream, that begins: "MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) -- Detailed medical information discov… more »

Bulk Deletion of Spam Comments...

system, blogging, hacks, chilling effects, education
Apologies for the silence here... I've been busy and mostly posting short thoughts and such [on Twitter](http://twitter.com/joebeone). The comment spammers seem to love a few of my posts... and moderating all the comment spam is a bit of a pain. Fra… more »

Permalinks for California Bills?

system, elections, hacks, news, wtf?, chilling effects, research, policy, usability, legal
I've worked with California legislation and law for almost a decade, and one consistently frustrating thing is that it seems impossible to link to bills. For example, Gov. Schwarzenegger signed SB 1404 yesterday, which is a landmark bill to require v… more »

Domain names can't defend themselves

secrecy, chilling effects, policy, legal
*(cross-posted to [Freedom To Tinker](http://www.freedom-to-tinker.com/blog/joehall/domain-names-cant-defend-themselves))* Today, the Kentucky Supreme Court handed down an opinion in the saga of Kentucky vs. 141 Domain Names (described a while back h… more »
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