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You elected them to write new laws. They’re letting corporations do it instead


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19577231
Posted by aaronbrethorst (karma: 50235)
Post stats: Points: 115 - Comments: 48 - 2019-04-04T21:19:35Z

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Microsoft says encryption laws make companies wary of storing data in Australia


The software giant's president says vague new laws are damaging the Australian technology industry and causing customers to seek options in other countries.
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HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19505880
Posted by technion (karma: 2170)
Post stats: Points: 122 - Comments: 36 - 2019-03-27T20:49:18Z

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From the letter:
“ #Redflag ” #gun #confiscation #laws #violate every #principle of #liberty upon which our country was founded. There is no #dueprocess associated with “red flag” laws. A #judge’s order to #seize the #
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#tory #ScottMann #gps #knives #uk #unitedkingdom #politics #violence #crime #laws


 
Guns in Other Countries
https://www.gunfacts.info/gun-control-myths/guns-in-other-countries/
#gun #guns #violence #politics #gunviolence #laws #law
Guns in Other Countries


 

Leaked Documents Reveal Facebook's Global War on Data Privacy Laws


HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19296619
Posted by Ibethewalrus (karma: 1059)
Post stats: Points: 140 - Comments: 25 - 2019-03-03T20:26:09Z

#HackerNews #data #documents #facebooks #global #laws #leaked #privacy #reveal #war
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Gun laws where guns take the most lives


We take a look at the differing firearm regulations in each country and take into account potential factors that could have an effect on this trend.
Article word count: 2496

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19297132
Posted by egusa (karma: 464)
Post stats: Points: 109 - Comments: 102 - 2019-03-03T21:45:17Z

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Facebook’s global lobbying against data privacy laws


Social network targeted legislators around the world, promising or threatening to withhold investment
Article word count: 1164

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19289381
Posted by sorokod (karma: 1116)
Post stats: Points: 132 - Comments: 24 - 2019-03-02T14:27:07Z

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Revealed: #Facebook’s global lobbying against data #privacy #laws | The Guardian


 

Famous Laws of Software Development


Like any other field, the world of Software Development has some interesting and famous rules, principles and laws.
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HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19245485
Posted by pplonski86 (karma: 3714)
Post stats: Points: 212 - Comments: 83 - 2019-02-25T13:36:52Z

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FastMail loses customers, faces calls to move over anti-encryption laws


Australia no longer 'respects right to privacy'.
Article word count: 363

HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19242698
Posted by qzervaas (karma: 2565)
Post stats: Points: 115 - Comments: 72 - 2019-02-25T03:39:42Z

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#LAWS
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This article conjured some thinking that I'll roughly sketch out below. It's more thinking out loud - testing some ideas rather than framing for a more permanent point of view. Maybe my metaphor is off - let me know what you think:

I think this illustrates that there is no such thing as a "free" market and that markets need as much governance as any other complex system.

Without governance, markets left unchecked favor those with systemic market power where those with less are exploited through collective bargaining at the top of the food chain.

And if we think about markets like ecosystems where the powerful are the predators, and those with less capital are the prey (as is largely the case), in capitalism, the predators will feast until they threaten their own ecosystem with systemic collapse (great depression & great recession for example.)

Capitalist with intelligence and foresight saw during the Great Depression that there was a need to protect their prey if they wanted to continue thriving as predators - and the largest middle class in recorded h... show more


 

The EU's new copyright laws threaten to destroy the internet


#copyright #destroy #eus #internet #laws #new #threaten


 
♲ Irreverent Monk (115858612877723984178@plus.google.com):
This is interesting. AI can collude with each other, without being set up that way.

They learn how to maximize profit, and to do that - don't go into a price war with your competitor...

https://www.popularmechanics.com/technology/robots/a26309827/left-to-their-own-devices-pricing-algorithms-resort-to-collusion/#algorithms #onlineshopping #legal #laws
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The Judgment of God Is True and Without Question, Yet the Error of the People Is Great

9/3/05 From The #Lord, Our #God and #Savior
The #Word of The Lord Spoken to Timothy
For All Those Who Have Ears to Hear

These questions were asked of The Lord: Lord, is #capital #punishment OK? Are those who are #cremated lost?

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Music professor shows how the EU's looming extinction-level internet policy will work


On September 12th, the European Parliament will vote on whether to include Article 13 with the new Copyright Directive.


Under Article 13, anyone who allows users to communicate in public -- to post audio, video, stills, code, anything tha
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