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Out in the Open: Hackers Build a Skype That’s Not Controlled by Microsoft - BY KLINT FINLEY 09.01.14 | 6:30 AM
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The web forum 4chan is known mostly as a place to share juvenile and, to put it mildly, politically incorrect images. But it’s also the birthplace of one of the latest attempts to subvert the NSA’s mass surveillance program. 798 more words
Should the US adopt a shorter working week? - By Kate Dailey BBC News 1 September 2014 Last updated at 12:18 ET
Today is Labour Day, which means that many Americans, especially those who work a standard 9-5, Monday-to-Friday work week, have a rare three-day weekend.
But if some economists and social scientists get their way – to say nothing of lowly middle-managers and office drones – shorter workweeks will soon become the norm. 248 more words