Privacy and the EU Directive

I’ve updated this website’s and the Crawling Chaos website’s privacy policies to comply with the UK version of the EU Cookie Directive, starting on 26 May 2012.  Basically, it’s a fudge.  See this Guardian article. In essence, to comply, I’m maintaining everyone’s freedom to act including my own.  Cookies (the text files dumped in your… Continue reading Privacy and the EU Directive

Trafigura, BBC and the Stink from Two Views on Damages.

Introduction Back in 2009, Trafigura nearly put the blockers on free speech and the reporting of parliament.  Twitter claimed to be part of this unlocking process…  whatever.  It was all to block the publication of the Minton Report.  A long BBC Newsnight video report was also blocked with the article mysteriously vanishing from the BBC… Continue reading Trafigura, BBC and the Stink from Two Views on Damages.