This Week In Techdirt History: December 9th – 15th

from the things-what-was dept

Five Years Ago

This week in 2013, we learned about how the NSA and GCHQ infiltrated World Of Warcraft and Second Life, and about how the NSA was ECA (profile) says:

“This week in 2008, Warner Music was pushing for a music tax and we were explaining why that’s a bad idea. “

And sticking a finger up the wazoo, and declaring they want more money..

Anonymous Coward says:

Re: Re:

Personally I like how blue has taken to crowing that Google will surrender all pirate data to the RIAA for an orgy of litigation he dreams about.

Which makes no damn sense since odds are the NSA already has that information, so if there’s anyone to be suspicious of it’s the government. But copyright-types can’t ever seem to wean themselves off the nipple of Google blargha flargha.

aang359 (profile) says:

Trust is diminishing

Trust, human values, honestly, faithfulness all good virtues are diminishing in this world. No one trust each other. Even the government which is selected by the people is spying on its own citizen. We are need proper education in order to fight this situation. If you can’t afford regular education, please atleast complete your education via distance education mode.

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