US DHS sued for location data usage

In an earlier post, the department of defense was accused of purchasing location data from 3rd parties – on US citizens. Now, the ACLU has sued the DHS for the same as reported in the Washington Post. Quote: “The nonprofit … Read More

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ELAW annual highlights – worth a look

ELAW (quote from web: The Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide (ELAW) helps communities speak out for clean air, clean water, and a healthy planet. We are a global alliance of attorneys, scientists and other advocates collaborating across borders to promote grassroots … Read More

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Patagonia’s novel view on consumption

Arrived in my inbox this morning, “How to buy less” … a pointer to a great site from Patagonia on quality, repair and reuse … tip the hat to them Check it out https://www.patagonia.com/buy-less-demand-more

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Grist on agro-tech

A great piece on autonomous technology in agriculture. They embedded videos of several promising technologies which if real and filmed under natural conditions (hardly the case, but … )they are really cool. Even if there’s a bit of demo magic … Read More

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