Tom Legg's Bookmarks

Carrie Lam announces Hong Kong leadership election platform amid protests
added: Mon Feb 27 10:46:14 2017

Food safety experts probe contaminated salmon imports
added: Mon Feb 27 10:43:38 2017

CE election: Beijing should take its thumb off the scale
added: Mon Feb 27 10:43:12 2017

#HongKong Rewards the Property Oligarchs
added: Mon Feb 27 10:39:35 2017
tags: hongkong

Fascinating lecture on how Arakan/Rakhine not long term indigenous to W Myanmar (just like Rohingya) ht @drzarni
added: Mon Feb 27 10:35:16 2017

Mostl dismiss claims of Cambridge Analytica's having turned Big Data into a political weapon. Look again.
added: Mon Feb 27 09:57:44 2017

#China Mull Curbs on Private Bonds Sold by #Property Firms @business @Phatjet
added: Mon Feb 27 09:57:26 2017
tags: property, china

This @BBCCarrie podcast on China’s Bo Xilai murder-mystery meltdown is fantastic! I’m on the edge of my seat.
added: Mon Feb 27 09:56:30 2017

This belongs to Theresa May, @BorisJohnson, @AmberRudd_MP and the rest of the #Tories
added: Mon Feb 27 09:53:50 2017
tags: tories

VIDEO - White House silence over Kansas bar shooting angers India
added: Mon Feb 27 09:51:13 2017

Just saying Carrie Lam's manifesto is a unsearchable jpeg pdf and there is no English version
added: Mon Feb 27 09:07:39 2017

The inside story of THAT ruckless tactic at Twickenham... Genius or anti-rugby?
added: Mon Feb 27 08:51:53 2017

"During meetings, [Spicer] has repeatedly berated his aides, launching expletive-filled tirades" about leaks.
added: Mon Feb 27 08:50:00 2017

Chinese companies seek cheaper offshore debt after rule change by @Umesh_Desai
added: Mon Feb 27 08:48:29 2017

It took less than a minute of satellite time to catch these thieves red-handed - such important work by @SkyTruth
added: Mon Feb 27 08:47:19 2017

Analysis of MS16-104 : .URL files Security Feature Bypass : (CVE-2016-3353)
added: Mon Feb 27 08:46:58 2017

A phone call between Washington & Moscow is followed by violence in eastern Ukraine. My report on the possible link
added: Mon Feb 27 08:46:31 2017

#SCMP Lack of legal protection is driving sexual minorities out of Hong Kong
added: Mon Feb 27 08:36:07 2017
tags: scmp

UK 103rd out of 112 in global ranking for real wage growth since the crisis
added: Mon Feb 27 08:30:41 2017

There were nearly 10 attacks on refugees a day in Germany in 2016
added: Mon Feb 27 07:53:10 2017

John Tsang on FB on the Oscars gaff "You never know until the end"
added: Mon Feb 27 07:47:30 2017

'Where's your f---ing face?' The shocking insight into Australian racism and intolerance
added: Mon Feb 27 07:19:48 2017

Theresa May 'to end EU citizens rights to live permanently in UK within days'
added: Mon Feb 27 07:18:16 2017

Trump claims he saved a billion dollars on Air Force One. The military don't know what he's talking about
added: Mon Feb 27 07:14:00 2017

LSD and Demosisto want to "connect" with Carrie Lam in her manifesto press conference.
added: Mon Feb 27 07:10:00 2017

Uproar after school bans male students from donning dresses on 'dress casual day'
added: Mon Feb 27 07:00:16 2017

Beijing hails CY for curbing Occupy, separatists, says CPPCC member
added: Mon Feb 27 06:36:06 2017

Comment: Scrap loss-making Hong Kong Disneyland and put public housing on the site instead
added: Mon Feb 27 06:25:44 2017

Explainer: Why Hong Kong's leadership race is neither free, fair, nor representative
added: Mon Feb 27 06:22:54 2017

Britain now a place where being married to a Brit for 27 YEARS is no bar to getting deported
added: Mon Feb 27 05:54:14 2017

India Just Broke a World Record With Its New #Solar Farm @IndiaSolarMarkt #solarpower @gautam_adani @PiyushGoyal
added: Mon Feb 27 05:54:09 2017
tags: solar, solarpower

What happened when one school banned homework — and asked kids to read and play instead
added: Mon Feb 27 04:53:03 2017

North Korea spy agency runs arms operation out of Malaysia, U.N. says
added: Mon Feb 27 04:05:06 2017

"If you transform Kansas as I know you can, we’re going to transform this country." We can - and we will. #ksleg
added: Mon Feb 27 04:02:53 2017
tags: ksleg

81 people have accused former USA Gymnastics coach of sexual abuse
added: Mon Feb 27 04:02:15 2017

In Indiana, where Trump got huge attention for preserving some Carrier jobs, a plant quietly shuts down for Mexico:
added: Mon Feb 27 03:59:48 2017

Former NASA Mathematician, 98, Gets Her Moment at Oscars
added: Mon Feb 27 03:40:06 2017

Washington needs to investigate entire U.S. strategy in Yemen, not just one failed raid in isolation from the whole
added: Mon Feb 27 03:39:57 2017

Iranian film 'The Salesman' wins best Oscar in biggest political statement of the night
added: Mon Feb 27 03:37:17 2017

Mystery deepens over Chinese forces in Afghanistan
added: Mon Feb 27 03:00:47 2017

+500 workers protests at Volkswagen plant in China, protesting working 10 yrs as temps for low pay via @dajiyuan
added: Mon Feb 27 01:31:57 2017

My buddy just sent me this, but Trump did not put in a Muslim travel ban, right?!
added: Sun Feb 26 23:04:25 2017

Hard from the outside to tell what was moving DNC chair voters. This @daveweigel summary is clarifying on election:
added: Sun Feb 26 23:03:06 2017

After Fang, 2nd investor in Asia Pacific Aviation Leasing is HK company whose CEO was jailed for share price rigging
added: Sun Feb 26 23:01:41 2017

MUST READ. SO GOOD: "How America Lost Faith in Expertise" by @RadioFreeTom:
added: Sun Feb 26 23:00:59 2017

Five things to take away from reactive programming by @gregheo: Concise and to the point.
added: Sun Feb 26 18:02:44 2017

Chinese private security goes global
added: Sun Feb 26 15:29:24 2017

This brilliant piece by Tom Holland describes the deplorable state of #HK today in a nutshell
added: Sun Feb 26 11:50:49 2017
tags: hk

Greek island of Naxos celebrates Carnival with Torch Parade
added: Sun Feb 26 11:50:06 2017

Cops confirm chemicals found at condominium #KimJongNam @IntelOperator @BRZRKR_US @meanlin1 @thesecurityguy1
added: Sun Feb 26 01:23:59 2017
tags: kimjongnam

DISPATCH 3: Inside a so called "NO GO ZONE"
added: Sat Feb 25 23:23:58 2017

2 days before #ElliottWilliams died, a nurse tried to give him water. She said jailers wouldn't open the door.
added: Sat Feb 25 17:51:35 2017
tags: elliottwilliams

Spear Phishing Techniques Used in Attacks Targeting the Mongolian Government :
added: Sat Feb 25 12:45:49 2017

Good follow-up on the scathing “Docker in Production” article from a while back. [CW: abelism, self-harm, violence]
added: Sat Feb 25 12:44:53 2017

Hate Crime Is Feared as 2 Indian Engineers Are Shot in Kansas
added: Sat Feb 25 12:41:52 2017

Donald Trump's plan to deport illegal immigrants may cost $500,000,000,000
added: Sat Feb 25 12:40:56 2017

I'm confused on why @iowademocrats endorsed Perez given your own Dem leaders endorsed Ellison and all major unions
added: Sat Feb 25 12:40:36 2017

Australian children's author Mem Fox detained by US border control: 'I sobbed like a baby'
added: Sat Feb 25 12:40:09 2017

'Churning', stagnating economies, dark money, Trump's Kleptocrat Act + more in this month's @TaxJusticeNet podcast
added: Sat Feb 25 12:37:00 2017

Issa Calls for Special Prosecutor on Russia Ties via @politicalwire
added: Sat Feb 25 12:09:31 2017

President Trump's administration has quickly leapt to say his talk and actions have nothing to do with this crime.
added: Sat Feb 25 04:01:46 2017

Betsy DeVos and Republicans Plan to Cut Free and Reduced Lunch Programs:
added: Sat Feb 25 01:03:56 2017

The army sent a lone specialist to the Arctic to investigate a mysterious ping
added: Sat Feb 25 00:30:02 2017

Confidence in "one-country, two systems" model is low in Hong Kong, @BorisJohnson suggests in British report
added: Sat Feb 25 00:28:36 2017

On-demand companies are building their fortunes on the backs of “independent contractors.”
added: Sat Feb 25 00:00:15 2017

Los Angeles Officials To ICE: Stop Identifying Yourselves As Police by @rhersher
added: Sat Feb 25 00:00:03 2017

Fake Sweden expert on Fox News – has criminal convictions in US, no connection to Swedish security - DN.SE
added: Fri Feb 24 23:53:59 2017

China muzzles feminist group after criticism of Trump 'misogynistic, homophobic, transphobic, racist policies| HKFP
added: Fri Feb 24 23:43:59 2017

So help me out, while #therealdonaldtrump rants about China, US tech firms ramp up chip production in China
added: Fri Feb 24 23:18:20 2017
tags: therealdonaldtrump

This Trump-backing sheriff wants to prosecute the mayors of sanctuary cities
added: Fri Feb 24 23:15:12 2017

The popularity of Korean beauty products is a trend that looks like it's here to stay.
added: Fri Feb 24 23:15:03 2017

NYPD Links Hate Crimes Spike to 'Ethnic Bias and Xenophobia' Sparked By 2016 Presidential Campaign via @bpolitics
added: Fri Feb 24 23:14:33 2017

He does not live in Sweden, has a US criminal conviction, has no credentials.That makes him a @FoxNews "expert"
added: Fri Feb 24 23:14:21 2017

Trump administration withdrew memo that found 'ample legal justification' to halt Dakota Access pipeline via @ABC
added: Fri Feb 24 23:08:44 2017

My thoughts on the difference between Chrome's approach to security and Edge's approach.
added: Fri Feb 24 23:07:09 2017

Fox's Shepard Smith defends outlets barred from press conference: CNN is not "fake news"
added: Fri Feb 24 23:05:04 2017

Dow Jones/WSJ statement on the briefing today:
added: Fri Feb 24 22:33:42 2017

China ratchets up criticism of US missile plans, while speeding up its own arsenal
added: Fri Feb 24 21:51:25 2017

HORRIBLE: China's First Killer Whale Breeding Base is now in Operation in Guandong Province…
added: Fri Feb 24 20:22:16 2017

Heartache in Hyderabad after the senseless shooting in Kansas
added: Fri Feb 24 17:42:42 2017

When ICE doesn't know that Puerto Ricans are American citizens....
added: Fri Feb 24 16:29:07 2017

Trump White House asked FBI to shoot down a story violating rules on communication
added: Fri Feb 24 15:07:06 2017

Donald Trump just said he may use the military to deport undocumented immigrants
added: Fri Feb 24 15:06:31 2017

Good read 👉🏼 Trump voters won. Why should liberals be nice to them?
added: Fri Feb 24 15:00:57 2017

Judge Allows Testimony of Another Accuser in Cosby Case, via @nytimes
added: Fri Feb 24 14:51:51 2017

Chinese investment adds to Sri Lankan debt pile
added: Fri Feb 24 14:51:13 2017

China promotes former Xi colleagues in a revamp of its economic team; Zhong Shan, ex trade rep, is commerce minister
added: Fri Feb 24 13:57:28 2017

"Nerve agents like VX cause muscles to experience constant stimulation." via @WSJ
added: Fri Feb 24 13:56:18 2017

Hong Kong tries to reduce ownership of private cars by killing the electric car market pushing owners back to...
added: Fri Feb 24 13:53:45 2017

China regulator bans Foresea chief from insurance business for 10 years
added: Fri Feb 24 13:53:26 2017

#NJ04- Chris Smith's last town hall was in 1992. Constituents wanted to do one at his home but he lives in Virginia
added: Fri Feb 24 13:48:34 2017
tags: nj04

Electric carmakers on battery alert after hedge funds stockpile cobalt via @FT
added: Fri Feb 24 13:37:54 2017

[News5] Duterte says China misunderstood Yasay's remarks on South China Sea
added: Fri Feb 24 13:22:13 2017

China to tighten oversight of asset management industry - central bank official
added: Fri Feb 24 13:22:06 2017

|@Freep: State of MI pushes back time line for (Snyder SRO) school closures - for "analysis" #MichEd #SaveOurSchools
added: Fri Feb 24 13:14:17 2017
tags: miched, saveourschools

Indian history is much like the Game Of Thrones: William Dalrymple @DalrympleWill
added: Fri Feb 24 13:00:01 2017

Bannon vows a daily fight for ‘deconstruction of the administrative state’
added: Fri Feb 24 12:27:28 2017

Facebook scoffed at $500m damages. Now Oculus faces nerd goggles injunction
added: Fri Feb 24 12:26:50 2017

The Rise and Fall of the Socialist Party of America
added: Fri Feb 24 12:22:22 2017

This week,101 East learns why #Chinese dissidents living in Thailand no longer feel safe:
added: Fri Feb 24 12:16:37 2017
tags: chinese

New piece: Norway, Mongolia and ‘normalising’ Chinese sanctions
added: Fri Feb 24 12:10:01 2017

Congressional climate deniers are getting called on their BS at town halls this week
added: Fri Feb 24 12:07:07 2017

Help support CIA and NSA whistleblowers, putting money where your mouth is!
added: Fri Feb 24 12:06:38 2017

When Hate Haunts a Graveyard
added: Fri Feb 24 12:06:37 2017

North Dakota Dismantles #NoDAPL Oceti Camp
added: Fri Feb 24 12:05:24 2017
tags: nodapl

Logan & KWG beat 13 other bidders including Hong Kong stalwarts Cheung Kong and Sun Hung Kai @Frederikbalfour
added: Fri Feb 24 12:04:45 2017

Sheldon Adelson says Trump will be "the best president ever" for Israel. He meets privately with Pence today.
added: Fri Feb 24 11:40:30 2017

Chinese Luxury Market Slowly Recovers From Setbacks via @caixin
added: Fri Feb 24 11:40:01 2017

The photographer who filmed the documentary Donald Trump watched on Sweden says it was edited 'unethically'
added: Fri Feb 24 11:40:00 2017

The may be an almost 50% chance of sudden & rapid cooling in part of N. Atlantic before the end of this century
added: Fri Feb 24 11:32:51 2017

Japan is telling employees to leave work early for once
added: Fri Feb 24 10:49:33 2017

How to Capture All Errors Returned by a Function Call in Elixir #erlangcentral
added: Fri Feb 24 10:49:19 2017
tags: erlangcentral

Introduction to Erlang and Elixir #erlangcentral
added: Fri Feb 24 10:49:18 2017
tags: erlangcentral

Red Bull Salzburg forward Soriano allegedly finalizing transfer to #CSL giant Beijing Guoan @LAOLA1tv @90minutenat
added: Fri Feb 24 10:47:50 2017
tags: csl

In #Tibet and #Xinjiang , officials look to tourism as a salve. In both regions their hopes have been dashed.
added: Fri Feb 24 10:46:30 2017
tags: tibet, xinjiang

The hardest lesson for Labour to learn? This Copeland defeat isn't Corbyn's fault & can't be solved by him leaving
added: Fri Feb 24 10:45:01 2017

Ap Lei Chau site sold for HK$16.8 billion
added: Fri Feb 24 10:44:07 2017

Lawmaker calls for sacking of jailed policemen
added: Fri Feb 24 10:43:54 2017

"UN-OPCW team said that between December 2015 and August 2016...four VX nerve gas" attacks in Syria
added: Fri Feb 24 10:43:26 2017

Exclusive: How money flowed to Gambia's ex president
added: Fri Feb 24 10:25:13 2017

Richard Spencer calls Depeche Mode 'the official band of the alt-right', band immediately denounces him
added: Fri Feb 24 10:25:01 2017

Remarkable letter on the .@UCSD #DalaiLama #CSSA commencement controversy via @Triton_News
added: Fri Feb 24 10:17:05 2017
tags: dalailama, cssa

Don’t let Beijing push us around, warns ‘frustrated’ former ambassador to China
added: Fri Feb 24 10:15:58 2017

Pro-democracy activists fear 'police infiltrators' are eavesdropping on internal chats
added: Fri Feb 24 09:46:17 2017

Cats don't cause mental illness - according to a new study
added: Fri Feb 24 09:26:40 2017

China's NGO regulations discourage foreigners and suppress critical voices
added: Fri Feb 24 09:26:15 2017

Fury as Norway rushes legal change to massacre wolf population:
added: Fri Feb 24 09:25:52 2017

Fordham student faces punishment for organizing rally supporting Students for Justice in Palestine via @norabf
added: Fri Feb 24 09:24:44 2017

CE candidates: Ethnic Minority and Non-Chinese Policy Manifesto Recommendations
added: Fri Feb 24 09:18:52 2017

#China says no intention of using currency devaluation to its advantage via @Reuters #yuan
added: Fri Feb 24 09:17:18 2017
tags: yuan, china

Unaccompanied refugee kids in Calais tent city have developed their own pan-European pidgin
added: Fri Feb 24 09:15:15 2017

#QUARTZ Hong Kong’s love affair with Tesla vehicles looks set to grind to a halt
added: Fri Feb 24 09:00:42 2017
tags: quartz

Daily Mail’s own special way of showing a change from 0.6% to 0.7%
added: Fri Feb 24 08:56:39 2017

Bug causes personal data leak, but no sign of hackers exploiting: Cloudflare
added: Fri Feb 24 08:33:01 2017

Donald Trump's former campaign chairman 'faced blackmail attempts over Russia ties'
added: Fri Feb 24 08:31:50 2017

Our new piece in @slate @FutureTenseNow on US gov hacking devices outside USA More reading…
added: Fri Feb 24 08:31:41 2017

China Railway Corp. Struggles to Adapt in Era of Air Travel #CRC #CRH #chinarailways
added: Fri Feb 24 08:28:10 2017
tags: crc, crh, chinarailways

The Collision that forced @bensmithotago to leave the pitch ( Failed the concussion test) get well soon Ben!! ✊
added: Fri Feb 24 08:26:23 2017

CUHK Chinese lecturer "Ben Sir"'s book exploring #Canto profanities labelled obscene, barred from sale to under 18's
added: Fri Feb 24 08:24:06 2017
tags: canto

Claudio Ranieri's sacking seems brutal and desperately sad, writes @StuartJamesGNM
added: Fri Feb 24 08:15:12 2017

Chinese man arrested after driving off with policeman hanging on to car
added: Fri Feb 24 08:15:04 2017

Labour suffers historic defeat in Cumbria
added: Fri Feb 24 08:13:38 2017

#China considers faster IPO approval to lure large #tech deals.
added: Fri Feb 24 07:52:19 2017
tags: tech, china

<1% of #asylum claims in #HK are successful. These fortunate few enter the long & uncertain process of resettlement
added: Fri Feb 24 07:49:15 2017
tags: asylum, hk

Toshio Suzuki says that Hayao Miyazaki has indeed been working on a new feature film since last July
added: Fri Feb 24 07:45:27 2017

There was no need to make it public as it did not involve extra expenses, says official
added: Fri Feb 24 07:35:36 2017

Kansas man charged in shooting of two Indians in possible hate crime
added: Fri Feb 24 07:34:30 2017

"Purinton reportedly yelled 'get out of my country' before shooting Madasani and Kuchibhotla and fleeing."
added: Fri Feb 24 07:32:34 2017

ATF agents used a web of shadowy cigarette sales to funnel tens of millions of dollars into a secret bank account
added: Fri Feb 24 07:29:09 2017

Uncovering a network of fake Trump supporters set up to make money from clicks
added: Fri Feb 24 07:25:12 2017

H.R. McMaster discussed Russia, China, and cyber when he spoke at CSIS in May.
added: Fri Feb 24 07:18:00 2017

#China's New Banking Regulator Chief Faces Daunting Challenges @business @darrenboey
added: Fri Feb 24 07:13:39 2017
tags: china

Immigration from Bulgaria and Romania rises to highest level on record following Brexit referendum
added: Fri Feb 24 07:10:37 2017

DNA evidence proves a maternal dynasty existed in North America 1,200 years ago
added: Fri Feb 24 07:10:07 2017

Xinjiang Attack Spurs GPS Car Tracking, Military Rallies via @CDT
added: Fri Feb 24 07:10:03 2017

Snapchat Founders’ Grip Tightened After a Spat with an Early Investor: Comments:
added: Fri Feb 24 07:10:01 2017

WH demanded FBI to announce it found nothing in the ongoing investigation of Russia-Trump. FBI refused. Amazing.
added: Fri Feb 24 07:07:54 2017

Republicans vote to give police powers to arrest people planning peaceful protests
added: Fri Feb 24 07:03:51 2017

China to name new planning chief, commerce minister: sources
added: Fri Feb 24 07:03:23 2017

China's coal imports from North Korea ease after sanctions
added: Fri Feb 24 07:03:11 2017

Bees show unexpected ability to learn
added: Fri Feb 24 07:00:10 2017

BBC journalist faces five years jail for Thailand reporting - Yahoo7 via @Yahoo7
added: Fri Feb 24 06:59:14 2017

Avoid hefty stamp duty in Hong Kong by buying property in parent’s name
added: Fri Feb 24 06:58:33 2017

Israel joins countries like Cuba and North Korea by refusing to grant a work permit to an @HRW official.
added: Fri Feb 24 06:23:27 2017

Trump's strategist & white supremacist Bannon lifted his mask of death at CPAC. It wasn't a pretty sight.
added: Fri Feb 24 06:21:25 2017

Indian shot dead by American spewing racial slurs in Kansas: Comments:
added: Fri Feb 24 06:20:01 2017

Open space per person is about the size of a toilet cubicle, finds survey
added: Fri Feb 24 06:16:52 2017

Emails Show Cozy Relationship Between EPA Head #Pruitt and Energy Executives
added: Fri Feb 24 06:15:06 2017
tags: pruitt

Tiger Temple to Reopen 9 Months After Raid
added: Fri Feb 24 06:09:12 2017

White supremacist in Georgia charged with possessing deadly ricin
added: Fri Feb 24 06:01:29 2017

CY Leung sends second legal letter to Apple Daily in six months over UGL payment
added: Fri Feb 24 05:54:14 2017

"At least one witness reportedly heard him say 'get out of my country' before the shooting." @KCStar
added: Fri Feb 24 04:37:05 2017

#China overtakes #US #France as #Germany's most important trading partner #Reuters
added: Fri Feb 24 02:11:03 2017
tags: us, reuters, germany, china, france

Trump's #FakeTerrorismExpert is basically Sam Harris or Richard Dawkins in the White House
added: Fri Feb 24 02:02:29 2017
tags: faketerrorismexpert

Caixin reports that respected pro-reform figure Guo Shuqing, will lead China's bank regulator. Article now censored
added: Fri Feb 24 01:58:07 2017

AFL-CIO leaders announced as part of Trump manufacturing initiative weren't invited to today's manufacturing meeting
added: Thu Feb 23 23:07:35 2017

Film refuge #humanflow: To those who say the boat is full: "the boat is never full, only our heart is full". @aiww
added: Thu Feb 23 22:52:49 2017
tags: humanflow

Killings last week in Xinjiang were sparked by anger at gov forbidding prayer in private homes
added: Thu Feb 23 22:40:41 2017

Attorney General Sessions rescinds Obama-era memo intended to reduce federal government use of private prisons.
added: Thu Feb 23 21:54:29 2017

Edge adds the option for mandatory code signing enforcement and blocking of new executable pages. Killer with cfg.
added: Thu Feb 23 19:22:49 2017

Xi didn't say China should "lead a new world order." He said it should guide the existing order's changes. By me.
added: Thu Feb 23 18:20:04 2017

To protest xenophobic attacks in South Africa, Nigerians are attacking South African businesses in Nigeria...
added: Thu Feb 23 14:11:46 2017

Why CEOs apparently never use the word "revenue" & how they re-frame their missions to motivate people ht @rchrd_h
added: Thu Feb 23 14:11:42 2017

Gee, What's So Wrong With Milo That's Not Just As Wrong With Señor Trumpanzee?
added: Thu Feb 23 14:02:18 2017

Poll gages how America sees Señor Trumpanzee's first month
added: Thu Feb 23 13:40:57 2017

Twitter's React-Based Mobile Web Stack Rivals Native Performance
added: Thu Feb 23 13:40:00 2017

Anthem gave $100K to Trump -- now Trump appoints Anthem lobbyist to top legal post as Anthem seeks merger approval
added: Thu Feb 23 13:37:03 2017

"This was never about the First Amendment — it was about plausible deniability for weaponized prejudice."
added: Thu Feb 23 13:34:12 2017

Generating SHA1 collisions: this is a big deal for security.
added: Thu Feb 23 13:33:17 2017

threatmeter: The Facebook Algorithm Is Watching You
added: Thu Feb 23 13:33:16 2017

The filing was downloaded by Reuters on Feb. 3 and replaced by a redacted version removing the Clintons' names.
added: Thu Feb 23 13:31:00 2017

The world says "nope" to traveling to America under Trump. Travel losses are already steep, will only get worse.
added: Thu Feb 23 13:28:18 2017

Cashed up Glencore heads back into the fray -- Heard on the Street via @WSJ #Commodities
added: Thu Feb 23 13:10:08 2017
tags: commodities

The fantasy of beneficial tax competition:
added: Thu Feb 23 12:49:20 2017

Trump Critic Poised for Senior State Department Job
added: Thu Feb 23 12:47:45 2017

Google's Jigsaw unveils Perspective, a tool for publishers to weed out abusive comments
added: Thu Feb 23 12:46:07 2017

Chinese companies want to ensure cybersecurity of "industrial internet" (a network combined w/advanced machinery)
added: Thu Feb 23 12:45:56 2017

Kansas is imploding. That's bad news for Donald Trump.
added: Thu Feb 23 12:45:14 2017

From last night on MSNBC, my comments on how to stop Donald Trump:
added: Thu Feb 23 12:17:51 2017

at least 36 arrests in 2yrs | Pedophile sting ops roil US forces on Okinawa @JapanTimes
added: Thu Feb 23 12:17:47 2017

Inside Breitbart, the far-right news network at the centre of the Trump presidency
added: Thu Feb 23 12:16:18 2017

Eating meat causes species extinction:
added: Thu Feb 23 12:16:15 2017

#Myanmar seizes record amounts of illegal #timber #WildlifeJustice
added: Thu Feb 23 12:15:50 2017
tags: myanmar, wildlifejustice, timber

【大坑西新邨重建修訂規劃 其中一幢560伙轉租】 私營出租屋邨石硤尾大坑西新邨,業主平民屋宇有限公司修訂首階段重建規劃, 重建後興建的兩幢樓宇,由原本全數出售,改為其中一幢560伙出租。 #有線新聞 #大坑西新邨...
added: Thu Feb 23 12:15:09 2017
tags: 大坑西新邨, 有線新聞

Muslims raise $100,000 to repair Jewish cemetery attacked by vandals
added: Thu Feb 23 12:13:33 2017

New - Amazon argues Echo's Alexa has free speech rights, as it fights government overreach in murder trial.
added: Thu Feb 23 12:11:12 2017

Ivanka Trump Is Pushing Her $500 Billion Child Care Plan on Hill - Bloomberg
added: Thu Feb 23 12:01:10 2017

Philly's Melissa Byrne: from sit-ins to running for a seat on the DNC.
added: Thu Feb 23 12:00:03 2017

Uber grovels for sympathy after #DeleteUber
added: Thu Feb 23 11:56:48 2017
tags: deleteuber

Nigel Farage says millennials 'have become fascists'
added: Thu Feb 23 11:56:32 2017

Dakota pipeline protesters leave site after year-long occupation
added: Thu Feb 23 11:56:30 2017

The injection that 'can give a woman her first orgasm'
added: Thu Feb 23 11:55:13 2017

Problems you never knew existed: illegal sand mining for construction + telecoms is stripping African beaches
added: Thu Feb 23 11:53:08 2017

Self-driving cars should be liable for accidents, not the passengers—UK gov’t by @mrseb
added: Thu Feb 23 11:52:12 2017

No-Shows to Retain Their Jobs on Legislature
added: Thu Feb 23 11:51:30 2017

The Ctrl-C, Ctrl-V West Wing.
added: Thu Feb 23 10:45:50 2017

Meitu’s new T8 phone gave me baby skin
added: Thu Feb 23 10:34:01 2017

The Future of Serverless Compute
added: Thu Feb 23 10:31:53 2017

BPA says calls for independence show the need for national education
added: Thu Feb 23 10:30:05 2017

Ex-civil servant challenges decision not to pursue two key figures in trial of former Hong…
added: Thu Feb 23 09:12:48 2017

@ACLU FYI Arizona Senate votes to seize assets of those who plan, participate in protests that turn violent
added: Thu Feb 23 08:14:46 2017

Intel scales Atom to 16 cores, updates Xeon SoCs
added: Thu Feb 23 08:04:05 2017

Four #China Regulators Acting as One Shows Shift in Curbing Shadow Banking Risk
added: Thu Feb 23 07:45:39 2017
tags: china

BBC journalist @pakhead facing up to 5 years in jail for reporting on Thailand property scams - @AFP
added: Thu Feb 23 07:28:35 2017

Okinawa politician calls on Japan to seek UNCLOS arbitration over Chinese activities in East China Sea.
added: Thu Feb 23 07:13:47 2017

Good piece, lines them up as pathetic beyond words, with society ready to frame as youthful adventure at every step.
added: Thu Feb 23 06:37:09 2017

GOP is shameless and openly corrupt. The age of Trump is going to be a troubling time. Home our democracy survives:
added: Thu Feb 23 06:28:41 2017

nerves_ssdp_server (0.2.2): Client for Simple Service Discovery Protocol
added: Thu Feb 23 06:13:11 2017

用老師學生比喻警察市民? 咁市民見到警察應該要鞠躬講聲「當更警午安」 #差佬晒馬 【梁美芬擬就辱警罪提草案:如學生侮辱老師都要記過】
added: Thu Feb 23 06:13:00 2017
tags: 差佬晒馬

Interesting feature on relation between seats of power/democracy (Parliament) and architecture around the world.
added: Thu Feb 23 06:09:49 2017

Congressional climate deniers are getting called on their BS at town halls this week
added: Thu Feb 23 06:07:02 2017

Chinese commerce minister abruptly postpones Philippines trip: sources
added: Thu Feb 23 06:05:07 2017

Samajwadi Party candidate's son shot in Uttar Pradesh
added: Thu Feb 23 05:30:01 2017

"Thoughts on police yelling Fuck Your Mum en masse?" Police union leader: It was orderly and there was no garbage.
added: Thu Feb 23 05:28:09 2017

Hong Kong's hidden human trafficking @CNNI
added: Thu Feb 23 05:26:52 2017

Hong Kong halts stock's 543% debut in volatile equity market - The Straits Times
added: Thu Feb 23 05:03:16 2017

Chinese State Fund's Broker Says It's Buying Hong Kong Stocks - Bloomberg
added: Thu Feb 23 05:02:36 2017

Lessons from the policemen, Donald Tsang verdicts
added: Thu Feb 23 04:50:19 2017

Policemen rally to express support for jailed officers
added: Thu Feb 23 04:49:08 2017

ICE removes detainee diagnosed with brain tumor from the hospital:
added: Thu Feb 23 04:36:03 2017

#HKFP China offers huge anti-terror awards in Xinjiang -
added: Thu Feb 23 04:06:05 2017
tags: hkfp

Republicans set to kill resolution demanding details on Trump’s ties to Russia: report
added: Thu Feb 23 03:31:08 2017

Bad drivers are a good indicator of a corrupt government
added: Thu Feb 23 02:25:00 2017

Important but depressing read by @davidpilling on corruption, oil, Dodd-Frank & #Trump
added: Thu Feb 23 01:47:27 2017
tags: trump

Add space around SVG <use> elements, otherwise you get a super weird bug in Safari when tabbing. #a11y
added: Thu Feb 23 00:08:40 2017
tags: a11y

Slides from our "New vulnerabilities in Coreboot and UEFI based firmware" talk at @reconbrx : [pdf]
added: Wed Feb 22 19:16:47 2017

How one Chinese region shows risks of relying on heavy borrowing
added: Wed Feb 22 02:22:41 2017

CPAC booted Milo but the lineup is still filled with people that say awful things:
added: Wed Feb 22 02:22:13 2017

Exclusive: China finishing South China Sea buildings that could house missiles - U.S. officials
added: Wed Feb 22 02:19:52 2017

Kim Jong Nam Assassination Caught On Tape
added: Tue Feb 21 15:21:29 2017

ex Flynn associate leading bannon-linked data firm effort to pursue DHS, got State contract,
added: Tue Feb 21 15:21:20 2017

TransferWise launches Facebook Messenger bot for easy global money transfers (@psawers)
added: Tue Feb 21 15:21:20 2017

Survey Results: The State of Database #DevOps - Download the Full Report, @redgate sponsored
added: Tue Feb 21 15:21:01 2017
tags: devops

Five arrested suspected of assassinating Sri Lankan journalist Lasantha Wickrematunge
added: Tue Feb 21 15:20:44 2017

Alabama could lose Medicaid funding for allegedly rejecting eligible enrollees by @MHvdickson
added: Tue Feb 21 15:20:12 2017

The Impeachment of Hillary Clinton:
added: Tue Feb 21 15:20:08 2017

Some stories from our colleagues last trip to #Beijing!
added: Tue Feb 21 12:16:23 2017
tags: beijing

What are you afraid of Mr Draghi? By Yanis Varoufakis (DiEM25) & Benoit Hamon (French Presidential candidate)
added: Tue Feb 21 12:13:54 2017

#China's top #coal miners push for Beijing to cap output again - sources
added: Tue Feb 21 12:10:45 2017
tags: coal, china

Meet Trump’s senior advisor on counterterrorism, who sees terror at the heart of Islam.
added: Tue Feb 21 12:10:44 2017

CIA analyst quits after 11 years because of 'disturbing' Donald Trump behaviour
added: Tue Feb 21 12:10:41 2017

Fooling the masses with performance results on parallel computers (2010): Comments:
added: Tue Feb 21 12:10:01 2017

Bank of England admits to trace of animal fat in UK pound notes; Hindu groups say their values have been compromised
added: Tue Feb 21 12:10:00 2017

Malaysia: No cause of death yet for exiled North Korean (from @AP)
added: Tue Feb 21 11:28:19 2017

New: The weaker sex? Violence and the suffragette movement via @libcomorg
added: Tue Feb 21 11:24:46 2017

Hong Kong Developers Advance Ahead of City's Budget Speech - Bloomberg
added: Tue Feb 21 11:10:54 2017

Slides for "GenStage and Flow" by @josevalim are now available on our website
added: Tue Feb 21 11:10:09 2017

Milo Yiannopoulos book deal cancelled they paid this utter trash $250,000 advance? Being a cockmuppet seems to pay.
added: Tue Feb 21 10:26:37 2017

Heterosexual couples should not be allowed civil partnerships, court rules
added: Tue Feb 21 10:25:09 2017

Bizarre story. Soccer player face gambling probe for eating a pie
added: Tue Feb 21 10:24:06 2017

Hong Kong bans import of poultry meat and products from Province of Verona in Italy and Bac Lieu Province in Vietnam
added: Tue Feb 21 10:21:05 2017

Two more teens take own lives, as no. of student suicides rises to 5 in 17 days
added: Tue Feb 21 09:46:10 2017

By obsessing over Trump the media risks underplaying the issues which he played on to get elected via @Independent
added: Tue Feb 21 09:43:18 2017

18 million #methamphetamine pills seized by police in #ArakanState last year
added: Tue Feb 21 09:42:40 2017
tags: arakanstate, methamphetamine

China iron ore hits record high, tracks rally in steel
added: Tue Feb 21 09:42:35 2017

China's Ant to invest $200 mln in Korea's Kakao Pay amid global push
added: Tue Feb 21 09:36:13 2017

The butterfly effect: Extinction of fluttering moth puts your child's life in danger, affects balance of nature:
added: Tue Feb 21 09:34:56 2017

MPs say housing benefit is being wrongly stripped from jobseekers, threatening them with eviction and homelessness
added: Tue Feb 21 09:33:56 2017

China opposes U.S. naval patrols in South China Sea
added: Tue Feb 21 09:30:56 2017

【專向手機低頭族埋手】 【匪幫扮挖耳被撞受傷屈錢】 內地匪幫「屈錢」手法層出不窮,有騙徒事先在耳朵塗抹紅色物料,鎖定目標後,迅速從後行近並假裝掏耳,擦肩而過之際碰撞目標人物,然後訛稱耳膜受傷出血,向對方索償一百至六百元不等。...
added: Tue Feb 21 09:30:13 2017

EU worse at dealing with Russia now than decade ago: Polish MEP
added: Tue Feb 21 09:27:09 2017

Girl survives 34 snakebites over 3 years, father says it's "routine" Read @ANI_news story in @dna
added: Tue Feb 21 09:26:25 2017

#McMaster as NSA is big shift from #Flynn. He headed Russia New Generation Warfare Study on tackling RU hybrid war
added: Tue Feb 21 09:26:09 2017
tags: mcmaster, flynn

After OPEC cuts heavy oil, China teapot refiners pull U.S. supply to Asia
added: Tue Feb 21 09:22:24 2017

Breitbart employees threaten to leave if Milo Yiannopoulos is not fired
added: Tue Feb 21 09:21:05 2017

Two eminent scientists give up US nationality to become Chinese citizens
added: Tue Feb 21 09:10:33 2017

"In Putin's Russia, you now face harsher penalties for questioning the existence of God... than for wife beating"
added: Tue Feb 21 08:55:34 2017

UK publisher cancels Milo Yiannopoulos' book 'Dangerous'
added: Tue Feb 21 08:54:18 2017

Lena Hendry convicted of airing uncensored documentary @pusatkomas @LenaRH
added: Tue Feb 21 08:53:25 2017

Mary Berry was never asked by Channel 4 to remain a Bake Off judge
added: Tue Feb 21 08:51:56 2017

Should Bannon Resign? He and Milo Fake-Newsed Hillary as Pedophile
added: Tue Feb 21 08:48:39 2017

Meet the U.S. Nonprofit That Funds the Israeli Guards Who Terrorize Palestinians via @alexbkane
added: Tue Feb 21 08:46:16 2017

On this day in 1848, the Communist Manifesto, by Karl Marx and Frederick Engels was published. Widely read by...
added: Tue Feb 21 08:45:05 2017

HSBC 2016 profits plunge 62% to £5.7bn
added: Tue Feb 21 08:43:38 2017

Golden Globes flop could tarnish Chinese bidders @petesweeneypro
added: Tue Feb 21 08:29:26 2017

A guide to spreading fake news about Paris riots via @Observers
added: Tue Feb 21 08:29:21 2017

People's Daily reporter defects to Australia:
added: Tue Feb 21 07:56:34 2017

PBOC to Cut Reserve Requirement for Qualifying Banks #RRR #PBOC #centralbank
added: Tue Feb 21 07:31:36 2017
tags: pboc, rrr, centralbank

What’s the End Game for Trump’s Baseless Voter Fraud Obsession?
added: Tue Feb 21 07:30:04 2017

China’s move to ban fentanyl could help curb drug addiction crisis in US | after years of being asked to do so
added: Tue Feb 21 07:28:17 2017

What killed Kim Jong Nam? Deadly poison remains a mystery
added: Tue Feb 21 07:26:03 2017

Foreign investment is not leaving China: commerce minister
added: Tue Feb 21 07:21:33 2017

British Muslim teacher denied entry to US on school trip
added: Tue Feb 21 07:11:48 2017

China orders hundreds of thousands of private cars to have GPS trackers installed for monitoring
added: Tue Feb 21 04:51:39 2017

White House press office says appearances at Mar-a-Lago, w 6-figure fee, make Trump accessible2 "regular Americans."
added: Tue Feb 21 00:54:45 2017

Texas hunters accidentally shot each other and tried to blame Mexican immigrants
added: Mon Feb 20 19:43:16 2017

If you're interested at all in government hacking, vuln disclosure, the exploit industry, this vid is worth watching
added: Mon Feb 20 17:38:42 2017

Probe urged over artificial island wall collapse
added: Mon Feb 20 08:43:31 2017

#Philippines: President Duterte’s role in Davao death squad a basis for impeachment, FLAG lawyers say
added: Mon Feb 20 08:41:10 2017
tags: philippines

Megaupload's Kim Dotcom wins some, loses some in latest court ruling
added: Mon Feb 20 07:17:16 2017

Son of PLA general under fire over reward to beat up Hong Kong judge
added: Sun Feb 19 13:45:19 2017

Terrifying if true: The Founder Of Blackwater Is Setting Up A Private Army For #China, Sources Say via @aramroston
added: Sun Feb 19 13:43:57 2017
tags: china

Chinese media low-key about #DengXiaoping 20 years aft paramount leader’s death @SCMP_news 鄧小平去世20週年,中國媒體低調處理
added: Sun Feb 19 13:39:48 2017
tags: dengxiaoping

#Taiwan ‘regrets’ #Spanish decision to deport Taiwanese fraud suspects to mainland #China | South China Morning Post
added: Sun Feb 19 13:34:55 2017
tags: taiwan, china, spanish

How do you fight an enemy that's just kidding? How jokes won the election:
added: Sun Feb 19 13:30:12 2017

"50 years of industrial fishing has depleted fish stocks, especially large predators, to the point of extinction"
added: Sun Feb 19 13:27:20 2017

Cultural aggrievement a helpful distraction from conservative failure to govern. When does War on Xmas start?
added: Sun Feb 19 13:24:15 2017

@elson_tong i.e. expect heavy congestion, unable to get off bus until it's parked totally within the square
added: Sun Feb 19 13:16:41 2017

HERCULES : a special payload generator that can bypass antivirus softwares :
added: Sun Feb 19 12:45:28 2017

Is China on a collision course with world football's governing body? | Hong Kong Free Press
added: Sun Feb 19 12:43:13 2017

Pro-Beijing lawyer under fire for justifying police misconduct in Ken Tsang assault case -
added: Sun Feb 19 12:26:02 2017

Dropped charges & turned convicts into witnesses? Unbelievable! This is the most crooked justice in Phil history.
added: Sun Feb 19 12:22:37 2017

“4chan: The Skeleton Key to the Rise of Trump” by @DaleBeran
added: Sun Feb 19 12:21:13 2017

Apparently, some bus drivers to only board/alight after stopping "in line" at bus stops. 📷…
added: Sun Feb 19 11:58:45 2017

The best - and worst - countries for air pollution and electricity use #climate
added: Sun Feb 19 11:30:04 2017
tags: climate

Mitch McConnell Just Reached a New Low "total abdication of the Senate's constitutional responsibility."
added: Sun Feb 19 11:16:16 2017

25 civilians beheaded in DR Congo ethnic attack: official
added: Sun Feb 19 10:08:34 2017

#Japan to build new hi-tech fleet as East China Sea conflict heats up #Senkakus
added: Sun Feb 19 10:04:00 2017
tags: japan, senkakus

Jack Ma’s Ant Financial makes first investment in the Philippines
added: Sun Feb 19 10:02:10 2017

Plans to extend Right To Buy 'will prevent councils building new homes for poorer families'
added: Sun Feb 19 09:52:00 2017

Trump's sons open golf resort in Dubai, and it's costing the US tax payer millions
added: Sun Feb 19 09:48:08 2017

Scientists develop 'proof of principle' that memories can be erased
added: Sun Feb 19 09:47:37 2017

Salmonella can help fight cancer, scientists discover
added: Sun Feb 19 09:46:41 2017

If it dies, where will FB get its free content? Zuckerberg's manifesto Is a blueprint for destroying journalism
added: Sun Feb 19 09:43:33 2017

Nice story on Garbage by @robotopia #ShoutOut
added: Sun Feb 19 09:39:31 2017
tags: shoutout

SCMP: Hong Kong police smash suspected cross-border smuggling operation
added: Sun Feb 19 09:31:03 2017

Criminal. Site of former Dorchester prison sold off. Affordable housing of any kind = 0%
added: Sun Feb 19 09:21:06 2017

#SINGAPORE TRAFFIC market surveys find 14058 birds in 4 days as trade Summit opens…
added: Sun Feb 19 08:47:49 2017
tags: singapore

#WestPapua Satellite Data Shows Korindo Violates #Deforestation Moratorium #palmoil via @StandMighty #StandMighty
added: Sun Feb 19 08:45:00 2017
tags: standmighty, deforestation, palmoil, westpapua

#WestPapua Satellite Data Shows Korindo Violates #Deforestation Moratorium #palmoil via @StandMighty #StandMighty
added: Sun Feb 19 08:45:00 2017
tags: standmighty, palmoil, deforestation, westpapua

South Sudan: "Your regime committed sundry war crimes ... genocidal acts and ethnic cleansing."
added: Sun Feb 19 08:30:01 2017

Trump family trips cost taxpayers $11.3m in one month – almost as much as Obama’s cost in a year
added: Sun Feb 19 08:18:52 2017

Senior Chinese official: "Safeguarding authority of Party Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping as the core".
added: Sun Feb 19 07:44:58 2017

The Economy Is Free in Hong Kong. Running a Food Truck Isn’t (See Annex C).
added: Sun Feb 19 07:40:23 2017

Hong Kong’s richest man Li Ka-shing breaks habit in refusing to back anyone for chief executive race via @SCMP_News
added: Sun Feb 19 07:37:35 2017

"Today’s China is an ugly place if you’re a rights lawyer, activist, outspoken scholar, feminist or NGO worker."
added: Sun Feb 19 07:36:00 2017

All of 2016’s top mobile apps are owned by either Google or Facebook
added: Sun Feb 19 07:32:36 2017

Republicans Charge Into Resistance at Tumultuous Town Halls
added: Sun Feb 19 07:30:02 2017

The Democratic Republic of Congo says it can’t afford to hold a presidential election
added: Sun Feb 19 06:25:06 2017

In this month's least shocking news, Netanyahu isn't actually serious about wanting a "regional peace summit."
added: Sun Feb 19 06:19:00 2017

What happens when a researcher deep in #coal country argues that mountaintop mining endangers the entire community?
added: Sun Feb 19 06:17:00 2017
tags: coal

Why did ICE detain Daniel Ramirez Medina, a recipient of DACA – Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals?
added: Sun Feb 19 06:15:06 2017

Former D.C. schools chief takes on DeVos: 'Sorry lady … this is so amateur and unprofessional'
added: Sun Feb 19 05:53:22 2017

#PCB charge #SharjeelKhan , #KhalidLatif in #PakistanSuperLeague corruption probe
added: Sun Feb 19 05:44:50 2017
tags: khalidlatif, sharjeelkhan, pcb, pakistansuperleague

Bellingcat identified Russian GRU officer linked to the downing of #MH17 - @bellingcat
added: Sun Feb 19 05:38:02 2017
tags: mh17

Paul Ryan's Obamacare Repeal Proposal Is Here, and It Doesn't Even Pretend to Care About Poor People | GQ
added: Sun Feb 19 05:31:05 2017

How an Afghan refugee’s path to freedom took another twist in France From @markmackinnon
added: Sun Feb 19 05:08:56 2017

62商場食肆持外賣牌充餐廳 食環署零檢控|即時新聞|港澳|on.cc東網
added: Sun Feb 19 04:25:15 2017

Violence agst another Chinese judge heating up #Wechat, judge writing as"Paddyfrog"-why must we sacrifice our lives?
added: Sun Feb 19 02:51:38 2017
tags: wechat

Trump administration to expand groups of immigrants to be deported: documents
added: Sun Feb 19 02:49:36 2017

Carrier Strike Group 1, incl USS Carl Vinson, USS Wayne Meyer, & Carrier Air Wing 2, begins South China Sea patrol
added: Sat Feb 18 22:56:40 2017

Trump admin setting GDP growth targets, pushing bureaucrats to produce data to support. Exactly what Beijing does.
added: Sat Feb 18 22:01:43 2017

Nasa revive "weird life forms" living inside crystals for 60,000 years, raising hopes of finding alien organisms
added: Sat Feb 18 10:30:31 2017
added: Sat Feb 18 10:27:55 2017

696 executive branch positions require Senate confirmation. For 662, Trump has not yet nominated anyone
added: Fri Feb 17 14:51:19 2017

a project that is drawing comparisons to “Roots,” :sigh:
added: Fri Feb 17 13:06:00 2017

#India might start taxing over-the-top #weddings
added: Fri Feb 17 13:05:11 2017
tags: india, weddings

Supreme Court to set guidelines for Trump treatment of non-citizens
added: Fri Feb 17 13:05:08 2017

Danish party demands that immigrants celebrate Christmas
added: Fri Feb 17 13:03:46 2017

Unease over WH trade agenda arose after Trump trade advisor Peter Navarro met with lawmakers. via @WSJ
added: Fri Feb 17 12:47:18 2017

“ICE agents arrest 6 people seeking shelter from the cold at a church” by @jackmjenkins
added: Fri Feb 17 12:28:01 2017

Now, refugees aren't coming to America. They're fleeing it. From NPR:
added: Fri Feb 17 12:27:43 2017

Pentagon finds it has no records approving Mike Flynn’s Russian-TV pay via @WSJ
added: Fri Feb 17 12:27:29 2017

State Dept. carries out layoffs under Rex Tillerson
added: Fri Feb 17 12:23:12 2017

BuzzFeed published an article explaining that only fringe conspiracists believe the *USA* could have a Deep State
added: Fri Feb 17 12:22:06 2017

The Economist | Intellectual debate: An illiberal dose via @TheEconomist
added: Fri Feb 17 12:20:20 2017

Donald Tsang guilty of misconduct in office, making him first Hong Kong leader convicted in criminal trial
added: Fri Feb 17 12:19:13 2017

Federal immigration raids net many without criminal records, sowing fear
added: Fri Feb 17 12:17:32 2017

Parents told to destroy baby doll because of spying fears
added: Fri Feb 17 12:11:16 2017

Chainsaw Injuries in Myanmar Tied to Illegal Logging
added: Fri Feb 17 12:10:04 2017

傅振中表示:「法官或其司法人員見到facebook有咁多人鬧佢,佢哋唔係應該檢討下咩?」傅認為市民應稱呼律政司司長袁國強為「狗官」。 :0) #七警判刑 【藍絲遊行撐警「非常冤枉」要求特首特赦】...
added: Fri Feb 17 12:10:03 2017
tags: 七警判刑

Video: Protests disrupt Vienna talk by Israeli genocide advocate Ayelet Shaked
added: Fri Feb 17 12:06:41 2017

Flexible Trains Coming to China’s High-Speed Rail #chinarail #transport #infrastructure
added: Fri Feb 17 11:30:01 2017
tags: chinarail, transport, infrastructure

Senior General Warns U.S. Government in "Unbelievable Turmoil"
added: Fri Feb 17 10:40:10 2017

The Surprisingly Early Settlement of the Tibetan Plateau | via @sciam
added: Fri Feb 17 10:32:04 2017

Cold as ICE
added: Fri Feb 17 09:32:00 2017

Anti-Muslim groups 'tripled in US since Trump campaign'
added: Fri Feb 17 09:30:10 2017

【被指受賄一億一】 【最高法院副院長判無期徒刑】 最高人民法院原副院長奚曉明,受賄超過 1 億 1 千萬元案,周四一審宣判。 奚曉明被判無期徒刑,剝奪政治權利終身。 他當庭表示服從判決,不上訴, 奚曉明被控由 1996...
added: Fri Feb 17 09:30:07 2017

Monopoly is ditching the thimble, a token of the past | @NewsHour
added: Fri Feb 17 09:27:43 2017

Exclusive: Family of Kim Jong-nam, fearing for their safety after his murder in Malaysia, placed under police...
added: Fri Feb 17 09:25:13 2017

A Jewish Reporter Got to Ask Trump a Question. It Didn’t Go Well.
added: Fri Feb 17 09:25:12 2017

Hard to detect, China bird flu virus may be more widespread
added: Fri Feb 17 08:50:58 2017

Venezuela opposition parties fear election ban as Socialists dig in
added: Fri Feb 17 08:50:58 2017

Teacher gets 24 years' jail, 12 lashes for raping student
added: Fri Feb 17 08:45:06 2017

Hong Kong police smash smuggling of CITES-listed red sandalwood, 11 arrested via @SCMP_News…
added: Fri Feb 17 08:39:43 2017

Cogent’s Broad Pirate Site Block Was ‘Collateral Damage’ of a Court Order
added: Fri Feb 17 08:38:06 2017

US senators reintroduce bill to punish those suppressing freedom in Hong Kong via @hongkongfp
added: Fri Feb 17 08:37:41 2017

#China govt targets human rights activists as "criminals": New @CHRDnet rpt "Draconian laws…
added: Fri Feb 17 08:00:02 2017
tags: china

Jeremy Scahill cancels appearance on Bill Maher’s show to protest Milo Yiannopoulos
added: Fri Feb 17 08:00:00 2017

McDonald’s finds a flaw in Chinese recipe @qtwebb
added: Fri Feb 17 07:55:20 2017

Little Caesars founder paid Rosa Parks' rent for years
added: Fri Feb 17 07:54:10 2017

London's new high-tech phone boxes have one problem: they don't work
added: Fri Feb 17 07:54:00 2017

Can you imagine mainland China ever jailing police thugs caught beating a democracy protester?
added: Fri Feb 17 07:53:58 2017

Republican Health Proposal Would Redirect Money From Poor to Rich
added: Fri Feb 17 07:53:48 2017

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wrote a 6k-word manifesto that boils down to: Please all use my website more.
added: Fri Feb 17 07:52:02 2017

Donald Trump denies links to Russia and rages against media in rambling press conference
added: Fri Feb 17 07:51:26 2017

Union leader says some officers wanted to hold a public protest aganist the sentence
added: Fri Feb 17 07:51:06 2017

Samajwadi Party's prestige at stake in capital Lucknow's 9 seats
added: Fri Feb 17 07:50:00 2017

Yes, JavaScript can defeat ASLR security mechanisms, making it easier to exploit bugs in web browsers – from Tuesday
added: Fri Feb 17 07:48:44 2017

After years of requests, blocks and appeals, it has been leaked. How UBC grades broad-based admissions essays
added: Fri Feb 17 07:00:35 2017

Secretary of State Tillerson in Talks with Russian Counterpart
added: Fri Feb 17 06:40:08 2017

Donald Trump says he will unveil overhauled immigration order next week
added: Fri Feb 17 06:40:00 2017

Story from yesterday - Swiss banks face withdrawals due to tax clampdown
added: Fri Feb 17 06:20:03 2017

See Berlin Before and After World War II in Startling Color Video. Harrowing footage:
added: Fri Feb 17 06:06:48 2017

Dead cockroaches make excellent magnets – now what are we supposed to do with this info?
added: Fri Feb 17 06:03:41 2017

Report: Cops want DNA sample from kin before releasing Jong-nam's body
added: Fri Feb 17 05:05:08 2017

【台灣禽流感肆虐】 【家禽禁宰、禁運七天】 台灣禽流感肆虐,本月至今出現 9 宗個案。 行政院農業委員會為免情況惡化,宣布周五凌晨至 24 日凌晨禁運家禽,屠宰場亦要在周五中午 12 時起禁宰七天。...
added: Fri Feb 17 05:00:08 2017

#ICYMI: @NRDC sued the Trump Administration for suspending protections for an endangered bumble bee. via @Reuters
added: Fri Feb 17 04:59:08 2017
tags: icymi

Unlike 50 yrs ago when Russia was a different kind of ideological threat, this is not a drill, warns @MichaelWinship
added: Fri Feb 17 04:58:00 2017

China holds 'anti-terrorism' mass rally in Xinjiang's Uighur heartland
added: Fri Feb 17 04:51:44 2017

Donald Trump May Have Just Committed (yet another) an Impeachable Offense #thanksChina
added: Fri Feb 17 04:51:29 2017
tags: thankschina

This is an extraordinary paragraph.
added: Fri Feb 17 04:51:24 2017

HK gov to copy Alibaba's Single's Day sales event...conveniently slated for 20th anniv of HK return to China
added: Fri Feb 17 04:51:01 2017

"he also revealed how crushing he is finding the onslaught of criticism ...he has long preferred the business media"
added: Fri Feb 17 04:48:40 2017

Fact-checking President Trump's news conference
added: Fri Feb 17 04:22:10 2017

Malaysian report: "there is a likelihood that one of Kim Jong-nam's assailants was a man disguised as a woman"
added: Fri Feb 17 04:22:03 2017

Samsung chief arrested in corruption investigation
added: Fri Feb 17 04:21:36 2017

re-upping this @nytimes ode to copy editors, apropos of nothing. cc @yennikwok | h/t…
added: Fri Feb 17 04:20:34 2017

How are lawmakers LITERALLY trying to make it legal to kill protesters? @NaomiKaravani has the info on REDACTED
added: Fri Feb 17 04:20:00 2017
added: Fri Feb 17 04:18:46 2017

They thought all Thai swamp cats were dead. They were wrong.
added: Fri Feb 17 04:18:26 2017

China imposing more oversight on foreigners who live-stream
added: Fri Feb 17 04:15:05 2017

“We can sell but we can’t make money, said Lenovo Chairman Yang Yuanqing
added: Fri Feb 17 04:00:10 2017

Erik Prince now reportedly training ex-PLA security personnel in Xinjiang (!). Not what he told me back in 2014:
added: Fri Feb 17 03:49:27 2017

BREAKING: Police officers jailed for 2 years for assault against Occupy activist Ken Tsang
added: Fri Feb 17 02:02:43 2017

Chinese scientist convicted in U.S. of theft of engineered rice
added: Thu Feb 16 22:24:51 2017

Hispanic Dems say they were kicked out of meeting with top immigration enforcement official
added: Thu Feb 16 20:16:49 2017

David Plouffe fined $90,000 for illegally lobbying Rahm Emanuel on behalf of Uber (h/t @McCormickJohn)
added: Thu Feb 16 20:05:01 2017

.@realDonaldTrump has already done the impossible: he got the Arab League to give a statement in less than 24 hours.
added: Thu Feb 16 14:58:53 2017

Tremendous Overview of the Hong Kong Fintech Ecosystem #fintech #HongKong…
added: Thu Feb 16 14:26:43 2017
tags: hongkong, fintech

Wow. Trump calls Lockheed CEO to berate him about jet's costs - and Boeing CEO is with PEOTUS, quietly listening in
added: Thu Feb 16 12:48:38 2017

Exclusive: Big U.S. banks to push for easing of money laundering rules
added: Thu Feb 16 12:35:26 2017

Rooting Android conference phones :
added: Thu Feb 16 12:10:13 2017

It should surprise no one that the Oversight Committee under Chaffetz suddenly can't find a reason to investigate
added: Thu Feb 16 12:09:51 2017

#China to Relax Curbs on Stock-Index Futures Trading. Link to statement:
added: Thu Feb 16 12:08:33 2017
tags: china

NEWS: International spotlight brings hope for Indonesia’s Bandung Zoo bears
added: Thu Feb 16 12:08:24 2017

Reporters Without Borders: #WestPapua an information black hole
added: Thu Feb 16 12:07:05 2017
tags: westpapua

The GOP sees no reason to investigate POTUS's Russia conflicts But whoever LEAKED about it? Investigation Time!
added: Thu Feb 16 11:55:29 2017

#Taiwan Premier orders examination of low-cost tours | Politics | FocusTaiwan Mobile - CNA #tourism
added: Thu Feb 16 11:29:04 2017
tags: taiwan, tourism

US Endangered Species Act could be facing extinction
added: Thu Feb 16 11:26:33 2017

France’s most wanted Isis fighter reportedly killed in US air strike in Iraq
added: Thu Feb 16 11:26:08 2017

Jury begins deliberations in corruption trial of Hong Kong ex-leader Donald Tsang
added: Thu Feb 16 11:24:06 2017

New research shows that a lack of monetary sovereignty and austerity made euro crisis much worse @ObsoleteDogma
added: Thu Feb 16 11:22:39 2017

New study: Federal anti-poverty programs lift more blue-collar whites out of poverty than any other group
added: Thu Feb 16 11:21:45 2017

Just Published: [Elm 037.4] SVG Editor Images
added: Thu Feb 16 11:19:30 2017

Citizens United in Action statement:#HK CE Civil Referendum to reopen 20Feb using different system,extended to 24Feb
added: Thu Feb 16 11:19:25 2017
tags: hk

Everybody should read this American footballer's reason for refusing to travel to Israel with the NFL
added: Thu Feb 16 10:05:01 2017

read @dorothyk98's Unbearable Whiteness of Medieval Studies: #cygnalboost #medievaltwitter
added: Thu Feb 16 07:52:00 2017
tags: medievaltwitter, cygnalboost

Part 2: @AndrewBRElliott on the footnote-free Middle Ages of the far right: #cygnalboost #medievaltwitter
added: Thu Feb 16 07:47:57 2017
tags: medievaltwitter, cygnalboost

Part 1: @drdarkage on the "Dark Enlightenment", the white supremacists' answer to the "Dark Ages": #cygnalboost
added: Thu Feb 16 07:33:36 2017
tags: cygnalboost

Highly recommended: @PublicMedieval's series on white supremacy & medieval studies: #medievaltwitter #cygnalboost
added: Thu Feb 16 07:27:29 2017
tags: cygnalboost, medievaltwitter

US Navy may be about to check Beijing in the #SouthChinaSea
added: Thu Feb 16 07:21:00 2017
tags: southchinasea

UPDATE: Police cut locks and enter temple, saying negotiations failed
added: Thu Feb 16 07:20:27 2017

Master all things Amazon Web Services and earn the certification to prove it for just $39
added: Thu Feb 16 07:13:44 2017

Snap sets valuation at lower end of expectation: WSJ
added: Thu Feb 16 07:07:26 2017

Troubled @LeEco sells TV business shares in a deal worth USD 105M #smarttv
added: Thu Feb 16 07:00:37 2017
tags: smarttv

A deeply disturbing trend: anti-Trump campaigners resorting to irregular acts of sabotage
added: Thu Feb 16 03:11:26 2017

So @ICEgov arrested a DV victim. At a courthouse. On a tip from her abuser. I'm stunned. So much for decency.
added: Thu Feb 16 01:35:11 2017

Do voter identification laws suppress minority voting? Yes. We did the research.
added: Wed Feb 15 21:34:54 2017

Need motivation to move your 2FA from SMS to an app? Read this.
added: Wed Feb 15 14:09:11 2017

New HK Football Podcast klaxon! Enjoy it, football fans
added: Wed Feb 15 12:50:15 2017

Only 75 of India's 450 airports are operational via @CNNMoney
added: Tue Feb 14 17:11:32 2017

Apropos of nothing, my last book was about the crisis of authority in American life.
added: Tue Feb 14 14:50:29 2017

"“red” America is an illusion: Small and medium-size postindustrial U.S. towns routinely vote for Democrats "
added: Tue Feb 14 14:48:23 2017

Congressman: Children are "in cahoots with drug users, with drug pushers...the drug trade" @clarebaldwin @Journotopia
added: Tue Feb 14 14:37:58 2017

Don't forget: Trump was warned Flynn lied weeks ago. It's only b/c of news stories he felt compelled to bounce him.
added: Tue Feb 14 14:20:57 2017

Essential read from @Univision on the EXTENSIVE & VERIFIABLE racism/bigotry of Stephen Miller. A dangerous man.
added: Tue Feb 14 12:35:44 2017

You're more likely to die from air pollution in India than China, study says
added: Tue Feb 14 12:12:07 2017

China's grand plan: Floating nuclear plants in South China Sea
added: Tue Feb 14 12:12:04 2017

FT first take, more to come: Kim Jong Un brother reportedly assassinated in Malaysia by female agents with needles
added: Tue Feb 14 12:11:57 2017

Rohith Vemula was not Dalit, family obtained SC certificate through 'fraudulent' means: Guntur collector
added: Tue Feb 14 12:11:53 2017

#UPDATE Kim Jong-Un's half-brother poisoned by two unidentified female agents in Kuala Lumpur
added: Tue Feb 14 12:09:42 2017
tags: update

Flynn: "I feel it is unfair that I have been made the sole scapegoat for what happened." Interesting choice of words
added: Tue Feb 14 12:08:04 2017

"Mr. Trump retires upstairs to the residence to recharge, vent and intermittently use Twitter”
added: Tue Feb 14 12:08:02 2017

Kim Jong Nam: Prodigal Son or Chinese Ally? (2012)
added: Tue Feb 14 11:35:17 2017
added: Tue Feb 14 11:35:13 2017

Shanghai's South Bund skatepark, on a freezing February evening. Not a soul in sight.
added: Tue Feb 14 11:33:06 2017

‘Extraordinary’ pollution found in deepest depths of the ocean
added: Tue Feb 14 10:43:40 2017

Build a car remote jamming detector for a couple of bucks : cc @AndrewMohawk
added: Tue Feb 14 10:39:13 2017

Strict rules for 'panda diplomacy', but pandas in Chinese Lanzhou zoo are seemingly suffering from neglect:
added: Tue Feb 14 10:36:08 2017

Police officers convicted in Occupy assault case ask for 'mercy' from court
added: Tue Feb 14 10:32:22 2017

India is willing to privatize its loss-making national airline @airindiain via @CNNMoney
added: Tue Feb 14 10:02:27 2017

Chief exec. contenders cannot ignore Beijing's power over Hong Kong, says CY Leung
added: Tue Feb 14 09:58:10 2017

Protests in China over proposed aluminium plant
added: Tue Feb 14 09:55:52 2017

"French Presidential Front-Runner Macron Claims Russia Interfering In Election"
added: Tue Feb 14 09:52:41 2017

Foreign passports offer little protection for #China’s elite via @FT
added: Tue Feb 14 09:47:45 2017
tags: china

'The dirty secret of machine learning'
added: Tue Feb 14 09:45:14 2017

Playboy turns back to nudity: #NakedIsNormal
added: Tue Feb 14 09:40:04 2017
tags: nakedisnormal

Syngenta: U.S. regulators' new request won't delay ChemChina deal
added: Tue Feb 14 09:38:50 2017

How China’s Insatiable Demand for Timber Threatens Congo’s Rainforests - come on, #china, sort this please
added: Tue Feb 14 09:37:09 2017
tags: china

Petraeus will have to notify his probation officer if Trump taps him to replace Flynn
added: Tue Feb 14 09:33:41 2017

1,500 Sanders tickets for KS event sold so far, leading to move to bigger venue
added: Tue Feb 14 09:18:38 2017

On inequality in China. New study available on
added: Tue Feb 14 08:37:42 2017

African cities are 29% more expensive than cities in countries w. similar income - unsurprising World Bank stat
added: Tue Feb 14 08:17:35 2017

Intel #KabyLake Core i7-7700K review: Is the desktop CPU dead? by @markalexwalton
added: Tue Feb 14 08:00:02 2017
tags: kabylake

Russian lawmakers mount fierce defense of Michael Flynn, who resigned as Trump's national security adviser.
added: Tue Feb 14 07:55:21 2017

[more on Xiao Jianhua affair] Employees of Missing Hong Kong Billionaire Are Barred From Leaving China, via @nytimes
added: Tue Feb 14 06:52:30 2017

Our summary of #Eastern's ticket chaos for @TheAFCCL home games #hkfootball #HK
added: Tue Feb 14 06:46:26 2017
tags: hk, hkfootball, eastern

The Kremlin Is Starting to Worry About Trump
added: Tue Feb 14 05:55:30 2017

Brazil’s two largest newspapers forced by president and judge to delete reporting; we’re publishing it here
added: Tue Feb 14 01:56:04 2017

I was a democrat of 30 years till hope and change turned into thousands of war crimes. #DemExit #HandsOffDC #AMJoy
added: Tue Feb 14 01:12:55 2017
tags: handsoffdc, amjoy, demexit

Conservatives want to slash FEMA’s disaster budget
added: Mon Feb 13 14:45:09 2017

#SOUTHAFRICA Johannesburg - 12 arrested for suspected #rhino poaching in Kruger naional park: via @ewnupdates
added: Mon Feb 13 10:22:57 2017
tags: rhino, southafrica

#DRC gov cancels 2 illegal logging concessions covering 4000 km2 in response to action from @Greenpeace via @VOANews
added: Mon Feb 13 10:17:20 2017
tags: drc

Chinese Luxury Goods Market Stabilizes
added: Mon Feb 13 10:17:04 2017

Ousted Hong Kong lawmakers apply to Court of Final Appeal, hope to hire Brexit lawyer
added: Mon Feb 13 10:16:22 2017

The future of the Web is in the hands of one guy-and he's set to make a decision soon…
added: Mon Feb 13 10:09:17 2017

The Awful Chinese Writing System – Lingua Franca - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education
added: Mon Feb 13 09:50:16 2017

Oh my GOD, this is depressing.
added: Mon Feb 13 09:42:15 2017

Lotte China Theme-Park Project Halted Amid Geopolitical Tensions
added: Mon Feb 13 09:29:03 2017

Dwarf star's atmosphere holds the ingredients for life
added: Mon Feb 13 09:28:07 2017

Australia’s leader dissed renewables amid the kind of heat wave climate scientists warn about
added: Mon Feb 13 09:21:58 2017

Israel Loaned Settlement Group Over $1 Million to Build Illegal Outposts on Palestinian-owned Land
added: Mon Feb 13 09:19:49 2017

In an Indian national park, ruthless rangers have reduced rhino poaching by simply gunning down poachers at sight
added: Mon Feb 13 09:18:00 2017

China upset at disputed islands mention in Japan-U.S. meeting
added: Mon Feb 13 09:13:15 2017

Secret footage has revealed the frightening extent of damage in the worst prison revolt in Victorian history. #7News
added: Mon Feb 13 09:13:11 2017
tags: 7news

Coalition to change native title laws to protect mining and agriculture deals
added: Mon Feb 13 08:59:28 2017

'Beaten, hit with an iron, doused in bleach: the #hongkong domestic helpers facing systemic abuse' #domesticworkers
added: Mon Feb 13 08:36:48 2017
tags: domesticworkers, hongkong

Donald Trump's policy adviser says the judiciary is not supreme
added: Mon Feb 13 07:44:42 2017

China seeks to calm capital control fears
added: Mon Feb 13 07:44:13 2017

Oroville Dam: Feds and state officials ignored warnings 12 years ago: Comments:
added: Mon Feb 13 07:40:02 2017

Woman, who accused SP MLA Arun Verma of rape, found dead; police suspect strangulation
added: Mon Feb 13 07:40:00 2017

Geert Wilders vows to 'de-Islamise' the Netherlands
added: Mon Feb 13 07:35:08 2017

The Tehran Times speculates about Iran becoming the next big Bitcoin market after the government abandons the USD.
added: Mon Feb 13 07:32:30 2017

【內地每年廚餘夠幾千萬人食足一年】【農民:他們不知這糧食是怎麼生產的!】新年期間內地傳媒走訪多間有名氣的餐廳,發現顧客食剩飯菜的情況普遍,除了因為眼闊肚窄,最重要的是面子問題。 「點少了也不好看,大家還沒伸筷就沒了,面子上過不去。」
added: Mon Feb 13 07:31:49 2017

#BREAKING Hong Kong Disneyland building evacuated after suspect package found @SCMP_News
added: Mon Feb 13 07:29:56 2017
tags: breaking

Alabama immigration: crops rot as workers vanish to avoid crackdown
added: Mon Feb 13 07:29:10 2017

Malaysia and Singapore police cripple internet love scam syndicates
added: Mon Feb 13 07:28:49 2017

The American public has largely soured on China in recent years
added: Mon Feb 13 07:19:02 2017

Texas judge scapegoats immigrant who didn't know she was voting illegally, gives her 8 years in prison, deportation:
added: Mon Feb 13 07:01:41 2017

Inside the 'Red Army' schools being funded by the 'Red nobility' in China: "If you don’t instil kids these days...
added: Mon Feb 13 07:00:54 2017

Michael Paquier (@michaelpq): Postgres 10 highlight - Password file paths as libpq connection parameter
added: Mon Feb 13 07:00:36 2017

added: Mon Feb 13 07:00:23 2017
tags: 梁錦松

An armchair discussion with Carrie Lam What is the Future of Ethnic Minorities and Non-Chinese in Hong Kong?...
added: Mon Feb 13 06:58:01 2017

In 2 years, the company behind DAPL reported 69 accidents, polluting rivers in 4 states. via @colorlines #NoDAPL
added: Mon Feb 13 06:54:05 2017
tags: nodapl

PCCW sells family silver, chases something shinier @mak_robyn
added: Mon Feb 13 06:53:10 2017

The 36-year-old heir who's being groomed to take over world's largest jewelry empire and one of HK's property giants
added: Mon Feb 13 06:49:30 2017

#USA #Politics #Americans aren't as attached to #democracy as you might think
added: Mon Feb 13 06:44:50 2017
tags: democracy, usa, americans, politics

The Night When Charlie Parker Played for Igor Stravinsky (1951)
added: Mon Feb 13 06:12:27 2017

Exclusive: China mulls radical steps targeting metals, coal in war on smog - document
added: Mon Feb 13 06:05:06 2017

When an immigrant's "felony" is use of a fake Social Security number, remember their "crime" gave US citizens $12B.
added: Mon Feb 13 06:00:23 2017

This is what constant, permanent exposure to alternative reality does: it deafens and deadens you.
added: Mon Feb 13 06:00:20 2017

Beijing Newspaper Investigated for Links to Tycoon More on #XiaoJianhua case
added: Mon Feb 13 05:57:45 2017
tags: xiaojianhua

Nobody's Scared of Hong Kong's Mortgage War - Bloomberg
added: Mon Feb 13 05:54:24 2017

So far, no official confirmation: Two men jailed in China for selling Hong Kong-published books, sources say
added: Mon Feb 13 05:54:14 2017

The reports of the Taiwan tourism industry's woes are greatly exaggerated.
added: Mon Feb 13 04:08:31 2017

'The darkest time': Hong Kong reels over bizarre disappearance of Chinese billionaire
added: Mon Feb 13 03:23:44 2017

#HKFP 15-year-old boy dies in third Hong Kong student suicide in 8 days
added: Mon Feb 13 03:08:09 2017
tags: hkfp

This detail shouldn't be missed amongst other jaw droppers: a scuttled Mattis plan to intercept & board Iranian ship
added: Mon Feb 13 03:05:35 2017

How Mongolia, once the world's fastest-growing economy, went bust via @BV
added: Mon Feb 13 02:15:21 2017

Trump reportedly got call about N. Korea during dinner at Mar-a-Lago and discussed it there in a public dining room.
added: Mon Feb 13 02:08:05 2017

They let Stephen Miller chair a meeting of the national security deputies.
added: Mon Feb 13 01:55:05 2017

Refugee centre in Winnipeg, Canada says it's full and can take in no more refugees fleeing the United States
added: Sun Feb 12 21:27:20 2017

White House: Deportations will "prevent crime before it happens."
added: Sun Feb 12 20:11:00 2017

This @GOP quote from Lincoln is actually fake
added: Sun Feb 12 19:52:24 2017

Germans outraged as U.S. plays wrong version of their anthem
added: Sun Feb 12 17:35:05 2017

New Jersey congressman invokes 1924 tax law giving Congress power to examine Trump's tax returns #uspoli #cdnpoli
added: Sun Feb 12 17:00:16 2017
tags: uspoli, cdnpoli

My @InfoQ Q&A with @ufried and @adrianfcole "The Future of Microservices: Functional Service Design & Observability"
added: Sun Feb 12 15:30:18 2017

Senior DoD intel official: “since January 20, we’ve assumed that the Kremlin has ears inside the SITROOM"
added: Sun Feb 12 15:14:28 2017

#Taiwan #Manufacturers experience minor production stoppages after Saturday's #earthquake | Economics | FocusTaiwan
added: Sun Feb 12 08:15:32 2017
tags: taiwan, earthquake, manufacturers

Something is very, very wrong with the Arctic climate. via @Mashable #ActOnClimate
added: Sun Feb 12 08:15:03 2017
tags: actonclimate

#Taiwan's National Tsing Hua University (NTHU) 清華大學planning to set up more Taiwan #Education Centers in #India
added: Sun Feb 12 08:14:47 2017
tags: india, education, taiwan

The results of Podemos's congress will be known in a few hours and the stakes couldn't be higher.
added: Sun Feb 12 08:13:31 2017

Homeless women turned away by local councils 'trying to keep numbers down'
added: Sun Feb 12 08:06:16 2017

Interwoven with Banks: Shadow Banking in China
added: Sun Feb 12 08:03:24 2017

Hong Kong fire attack brings back memories of 2004 rush-hour MTR explosion
added: Sun Feb 12 08:02:25 2017

過去寫書的被判,現在賣書的被判;過去寫推的被判,現在轉推的被判。這文字獄也在與時俱進呀! [良知媒體] 大陆编辑转售铜锣湾书店禁书 被中共判5年监禁
added: Sun Feb 12 07:54:49 2017

DP says it does not want another version of CY
added: Sun Feb 12 07:53:30 2017

Chu Hoi-dick to back Leung Kwok-hung for CE
added: Sun Feb 12 07:38:43 2017

Despite the cash crisis, India's central bank is confident of a rebound. Via @Iyengarish
added: Sun Feb 12 07:32:00 2017

Panama arrests partners at Mossack-Fonseca, firm at centre of 'Panama Papers' scandal
added: Sun Feb 12 06:00:35 2017

Old drug gets an absurd price hike to $89,000 per year
added: Sun Feb 12 04:04:18 2017

Tremors felt in Uttarakhand, Jammu and Kashmir
added: Sun Feb 12 04:01:59 2017

城市論壇live:今日同你講特首選舉! 論題: 參選特首定造王,選委提名添迷惘? 未有政綱先綑綁,中央意志不可擋? 嘉賓: 林偉強、詹劍崙、朱凱廸、方保僑
added: Sun Feb 12 04:01:32 2017

Indigenous woman shot dead in Colombia as activists targeted.
added: Sun Feb 12 03:47:35 2017

@geoff_p_wade @DanGarrett97 2016 Article from "The Strategist" on China's moves in the S. Pacific
added: Sun Feb 12 03:43:27 2017

Local Progressives Continue Working Toward 'Political Revolution'
added: Sun Feb 12 01:40:06 2017

Maryane was beaten over a period of four months by her Hong Kong employer, who made her work 16 hours a day and...
added: Sun Feb 12 01:15:19 2017

Xiao Jianhua's family, company executives & lawyers wrote a statement in his name "in a rush" after he disappeared
added: Sat Feb 11 11:14:35 2017

Le Pen: French Jews will have to give up Israeli citizenship
added: Sat Feb 11 10:41:47 2017

Mumbai AIU seizes gold bars worth Rs 54 lakh
added: Sat Feb 11 10:40:00 2017

1830 Trains on Urban Lines may need to hold at station platforms to let signalling system switch to backup …
added: Sat Feb 11 10:38:11 2017

Reading thread about a systemd race randomly creating /run/nologin & locking out users. What a perfect horror story!
added: Sat Feb 11 07:08:09 2017

Apparently systemd causes sshd to lock out users after an update: Trying to comprehend it..
added: Sat Feb 11 04:39:43 2017

Chinese envoy wants emergency powers for Duterte
added: Fri Feb 10 23:40:00 2017

No to Abrams: Trump Overrules Tillerson, Rejecting Elliott Abrams for Deputy Secretary of State
added: Fri Feb 10 22:54:50 2017

A Video, a Wheelchair, a Suitcase: Mystery of Vanished Tycoon Deepens me & @paulmozur
added: Fri Feb 10 22:26:44 2017

Comey ran interference for Trump & his lackeys again. Why did FBI claim there was nothing untoward in Flynn's calls?
added: Fri Feb 10 16:42:58 2017

Odd story: Chinese embassy in London asks Durham Uni to stop an anti-China Miss World candidate speaking on campus.
added: Fri Feb 10 16:18:09 2017

Half-Life developer Valve is making 3 full-length VR games
added: Fri Feb 10 14:52:06 2017

Transcript of SCMA's remarks at media session
added: Fri Feb 10 14:51:37 2017

Chief Executive's response to fire incident at MTR train
added: Fri Feb 10 14:51:34 2017

New blogpost: F is for Fake - How the political centre created the alt-right
added: Fri Feb 10 14:48:12 2017

'Nature abhors a vacuum': China steps up to pit "adult leadership” against “deranged, ignoramus” Trump, says @niubi
added: Fri Feb 10 14:05:29 2017

Continued persecution of Anwar Ibrahim symbolizes crackdown on human rights @n_izzah @anwaribrahim
added: Fri Feb 10 13:39:52 2017

"Being president is harder than Donald Trump thought" Words fail. Thanks, Comey
added: Fri Feb 10 13:39:12 2017

|@DetNews: Michigan Dems face liberal revolt at Michigan convention (Sat) - @BrandonDillon75 'a lock' tho #SaveMI
added: Fri Feb 10 13:38:09 2017
tags: savemi

Injuries in #MTR fire now reported to be 15, two critical and six in serious condition
added: Fri Feb 10 13:37:15 2017
tags: mtr

Google coding champion whose Cameroon hometown is cut off from the internet
added: Fri Feb 10 13:19:18 2017

5 Ways Knicks Owner James Dolan May Have Contributed to Charles Oakley's Arrest
added: Fri Feb 10 13:15:45 2017

Jeremy Corbyn to remove elections chief less than a fortnight before two crucial by-elections
added: Fri Feb 10 13:13:40 2017

How Chinese is Bitcoin? — Part 1: Trade Volume In bitcoin, not all is as it first appears
added: Fri Feb 10 13:13:15 2017

Journalists covering security issues in UK face being treated as spies @pressfreedom @snowden
added: Fri Feb 10 13:12:11 2017

Oil overhang points to need for extended OPEC output cuts
added: Fri Feb 10 13:05:05 2017

Not the 1st time protestors treated as terrorists > FBI terrorism task force investigating Standing Rock activists
added: Fri Feb 10 12:57:01 2017

What the phony election campaign has inadvertently revealed
added: Fri Feb 10 12:40:23 2017

much like the white house, the wsj's u.s. operation seems pretty leaky at the moment:
added: Fri Feb 10 12:36:44 2017

Man attempts to throw ‘Molotov cocktail’ on Hong Kong MTR train
added: Fri Feb 10 12:32:06 2017

Now trendy in #WestPapua: Killing teenagers. West Papuan indigenous teenagers
added: Fri Feb 10 11:21:16 2017
tags: westpapua

Donald Trump had to ask aides what nuclear treaty with Russia was during call with Vladimir Putin
added: Fri Feb 10 11:19:47 2017

Fears of ‘2-tier NHS’ as GPs allow fee-paying patients to jump queue - & it starts; #brexit will make this the norm
added: Fri Feb 10 11:19:06 2017
tags: brexit

"They weren’t coming from a country ravaged by war, civil strife, famine or disease. They were fleeing the US."
added: Fri Feb 10 11:17:16 2017

Tim Scott Reads Out Tweets Calling Him 'House Negro', 'Traitor' on Senate Floor - Was This the Counter to Warren's …
added: Fri Feb 10 11:15:39 2017

French election: with Fillon in trouble, Russia working to discredit Macron to stop him from entering second round.
added: Fri Feb 10 11:06:49 2017

Trump’s Obsession With Manufacturing Is About Politics, Not Jobs
added: Fri Feb 10 11:02:59 2017

“The One #China policy is not a card on the bargaining table — it is the table itself”. via @FT
added: Fri Feb 10 11:02:55 2017
tags: china

Chinese money is pouring into Seattle and making homes incredibly expensive
added: Fri Feb 10 11:02:01 2017

Heavy snow cuts power, disrupts transport along Sea of Japan coast | The Japan Times -
added: Fri Feb 10 11:01:12 2017

Chinese hospital infects five with HIV by reusing equipment -
added: Fri Feb 10 11:00:19 2017

Toronto activists target elite military event backing Indigenous abuses.
added: Fri Feb 10 11:00:02 2017

If Sunnis of Falluja given no reason to trust government, they may once again embrace ISIS reports @davidzucchino
added: Fri Feb 10 10:59:51 2017

Documentary director hopes to ignite Hongkongers’ empathy
added: Fri Feb 10 10:59:14 2017

Youth detained for allegedly insulting Agong on Facebook
added: Fri Feb 10 10:58:25 2017

The U.S. Air Force could be about to make dozens of whales go deaf.
added: Fri Feb 10 10:58:01 2017

Duterte hates drugs... but The majority of the world's meth begins in China -
added: Fri Feb 10 10:26:19 2017

In response to rumors that former Taiwan Prez Lee Teng-hui has passed away, Chinese netizens wish Lee an early death
added: Fri Feb 10 10:23:56 2017

Veterinary drug chloramphenicol found in mud crab sample
added: Fri Feb 10 10:23:33 2017

It'd be funny if Obama left Trump a briefing book that said "gift Bibi some cigars when he visits, he'll love it."
added: Fri Feb 10 10:20:23 2017

Nine young children killed: The full details of botched US raid in Yemen
added: Fri Feb 10 10:19:38 2017

#Ivory trade "pretty much all dead now" via @chanman @APBusiness Best quote:- "No one's bu…
added: Fri Feb 10 09:32:50 2017
tags: ivory

Xiaomi begins phone manufacturing in Indonesia
added: Fri Feb 10 09:32:28 2017

Thor Harris was banned from Twitter after posting a video tutorial on 'how to punch a Nazi'
added: Fri Feb 10 09:32:26 2017

Universal secures exclusive rights to Prince's private music archive
added: Fri Feb 10 09:28:42 2017

#SOUTHAFRICA @SANParksKNP: several suspected #rhino poachers arrested by anti-poaching task force via @TimesLiveNews
added: Fri Feb 10 09:26:47 2017
tags: rhino, southafrica

China turns out to be tougher to deal with than Nordstrom: Trump quickly caves on Taiwan. Via @PekingMike
added: Fri Feb 10 09:15:47 2017

Judge Sides with Activists, Orders NYPD to Hand Over Spy Files on Black Lives Matter
added: Fri Feb 10 09:15:17 2017

Why Twitter is vital and struggling at the same time
added: Fri Feb 10 08:52:00 2017

Chinese and American warplanes in 'unsafe' encounter over the South China Sea
added: Fri Feb 10 08:51:08 2017

Can worn-out themes solve Hong Kong’s real economic woes?
added: Fri Feb 10 08:49:59 2017

Fund manager rallies against 'terrible' Hong Kong property deal: 'I'm getting sick of investing in Asia' - CNBC
added: Fri Feb 10 08:45:42 2017

Trapped China Cash Breathes Life Into Hong Kong Yuan Banking - Bloomberg
added: Fri Feb 10 08:45:10 2017

Soaring sales, healthy fat profits... Simply not good enough, Nvidia
added: Fri Feb 10 08:44:40 2017

Donald Trump's America just deported its first undocumented migrant
added: Fri Feb 10 08:35:53 2017

Government ethics website crashes from people complaining about Kellyanne Conway
added: Fri Feb 10 08:32:56 2017

Police, hospital under fire over deaf patient row
added: Fri Feb 10 08:32:10 2017

#DonaldTrump Reaffirms ‘One-#China’ Stance in First Call With Xi via @bpolitics @business @tshinflux @RosMathieson
added: Fri Feb 10 08:04:42 2017
tags: donaldtrump, china

Did Trump just lose his first fight with China? In apparent climbdown, he agrees to honor one-China policy
added: Fri Feb 10 07:58:01 2017

OFM. "Own Force Monitoring" is a tool to catch American spies communicating w/our enemies. Seems we caught one.
added: Fri Feb 10 07:57:19 2017

Oh dear God. "Grab pussy" takes on new meaning in Singapore.
added: Fri Feb 10 07:55:31 2017

Taiwanese woman sentenced for shark-fin haul in Costa Rica
added: Fri Feb 10 07:49:05 2017

Barely six month on, Rio Olympic venues already falling into state of disrepair
added: Fri Feb 10 07:46:38 2017

Express rail checkpoint row could end in Beijing interpretation, says Michael Tien;
added: Fri Feb 10 07:42:08 2017

Now it's the crickets that are vanishing...
added: Fri Feb 10 07:41:57 2017

Images reveal three more Japanese WWII shipwrecks torn apart for scrap
added: Fri Feb 10 07:41:22 2017

Apple met with Chinese regulators to discuss the iPhone’s mysterious battery drain problem
added: Fri Feb 10 07:40:00 2017

Three #Fed rate hikes reasonable for 2017, Evans says - Reuters -
added: Fri Feb 10 07:29:09 2017
tags: fed

This loss cannot be understated: Egypt shuts down Nadeem Centre, a heroic organisation supporting torture victims:
added: Fri Feb 10 07:23:04 2017

#SCMP Hong Kong will present plan on co-location of checkpoints for Guangzhou rail link before new government take…
added: Fri Feb 10 07:15:40 2017
tags: scmp

How the "Flash Crash Trader" lost his $50 million fortune
added: Fri Feb 10 06:44:25 2017

[TECH NEWS] Kansas City likes sharing its smart city data so other cities benefit too…
added: Fri Feb 10 06:32:15 2017

China faces liquidity test as $151 billion set to exit the financial system next week.
added: Fri Feb 10 06:31:48 2017

Instapaper in 31-hour outage, says it needs a week to restrore all data
added: Fri Feb 10 06:30:28 2017

The GOP’s National Right to Work Bill Is a Smokescreen—The Threat Is What Comes Next
added: Fri Feb 10 06:30:24 2017

Trump tells Xi he's confident relations w/China can reach a "new high" in "extremely cordial" phone call
added: Fri Feb 10 06:27:44 2017

Nine (9!!!!) current & former intelligence officials, who were in senior positions spoke on condition of anonymity
added: Fri Feb 10 06:04:10 2017

"President Trump agreed, at the request of President Xi, to honor our 'one China' policy"
added: Fri Feb 10 05:01:37 2017

Top Hollywood talent agency cancels Oscar party, donates to ACLU to protest Trump
added: Fri Feb 10 04:11:05 2017

Got something in @Cif_Australia on Latham appearing on alt right podcasts, Bernardi, and the far right in Australia.
added: Fri Feb 10 04:08:14 2017

New air traffic system issued 30 false alarms in first month @FactWireWorld
added: Fri Feb 10 03:54:11 2017

The WaPo has nine sources here that Flynn either lied or had Pence lie for him.
added: Fri Feb 10 03:10:07 2017

California farmers who voted for Trump are surprised they can't hire undocumented field workers.
added: Fri Feb 10 02:44:15 2017

A quick repo of some HTML validation tests - for those old folks who care about well formed HTML: #html
added: Fri Feb 10 02:41:04 2017
tags: html

Trump spent the Vietnam War partying in NYC. "When I graduated from college, I had a net worth of perhaps $200,000"
added: Thu Feb 9 15:51:59 2017

Amid Economic Slowdown, China Faces Challenge of Creating Quality Jobs
added: Thu Feb 9 13:55:51 2017

London-bound MEPs to uncover truth at ‘empire’ of offshore finance
added: Thu Feb 9 12:40:46 2017

The confirmation of DeVos may be historic but it’s also a sign of how far the Capitol's warfare has sunk
added: Thu Feb 9 12:40:01 2017

“Bacteria resistant to … last resort antibiotic, are probably being transferred to humans from poultry“ RT @FT: Eek.
added: Thu Feb 9 12:33:15 2017

Leaked Trump presidential memo would free companies to buy conflict minerals from Congo's warlords by @lhfang
added: Thu Feb 9 12:30:53 2017

TSA screening program risks racial profiling amid shaky science – study
added: Thu Feb 9 12:00:36 2017

Could the terms of the pact that Paul Ryan has made with Donald Trump be any clearer?
added: Thu Feb 9 12:00:30 2017

Number of Romani people forcibly evicted over the past five years in France
added: Thu Feb 9 12:00:11 2017

US researchers say further expansion in the future could help Beijing consolidate its presence and project its...
added: Thu Feb 9 11:59:05 2017

Chinese bitcoin exchanges says to strengthen scrutiny of customers, sources of funds
added: Thu Feb 9 11:57:48 2017

Julian Assange 'to be kicked out of embassy'
added: Thu Feb 9 11:57:26 2017

China's state-run media reports 1st home-made carrier could start patrolling #SouthChinaSea by 2019
added: Thu Feb 9 11:56:01 2017
tags: southchinasea

If we stopped means-testing, half of my job, the filling-in-forms-bit, would be obsolete. #isyourjobreallynecessary
added: Thu Feb 9 09:38:08 2017
tags: isyourjobreallynecessary

My latest @AJEnglish: Socialist groups see huge surge under Trump's far-right presidency
added: Thu Feb 9 09:09:52 2017

HSBC plans to make wealth management acquisitions this year with a focus on #China, sources say via @business
added: Thu Feb 9 08:18:31 2017
tags: china

IBM’s crackdown on remote workers is biz-wide – US, Euro staff must move to major hub offices or be axed #exclusive
added: Thu Feb 9 08:10:36 2017
tags: exclusive

Sean Spicer cites Atlanta terror attack that never happened @CNNPolitics
added: Thu Feb 9 07:41:36 2017

Call me, maybe? Trump reaches out to China’s president in a letter
added: Thu Feb 9 07:41:09 2017

Since story ytd Tianjin fire department has quietly deleted quoted Weibo that blamed lithium batteries for fire
added: Thu Feb 9 07:32:49 2017

💸 Hong Kong can't seem to stop home prices from rising as buyers rush to new units
added: Thu Feb 9 07:29:36 2017

How scary are slings and arrows from #papertiger? Ccp says US to 'brush up on' SC Sea history via @hongkongfp
added: Thu Feb 9 07:26:16 2017
tags: papertiger

I wouldn't hand mine over. What is happening? How do we stop this?
added: Thu Feb 9 07:21:01 2017

Carl Sagan Presents His “Baloney Detection Kit”: 8 Tools for Skeptical Thinking
added: Thu Feb 9 07:21:00 2017

Alibaba's Ant Financial to raise $2-$3 billion in debt: source by @sumeet_chat @SijiaJ
added: Thu Feb 9 07:19:15 2017

How Democratic Socialists Are Building on Bernie's Momentum via @RollingStone
added: Thu Feb 9 07:16:18 2017

added: Thu Feb 9 06:55:13 2017

China bankers are becoming an asset with diminishing returns. @LJucca
added: Thu Feb 9 06:46:23 2017

Problem is, few ppl (about 6.5k) nominating on so far- at this rate, only 1 candidate would get 37,790
added: Thu Feb 9 06:17:06 2017

Toxic Smog in Mongolia's Capital Worsens Amid Harsh Winter
added: Thu Feb 9 05:48:37 2017

Mississippi moves closer to adding the firing squad as a method of execution.
added: Wed Feb 8 23:54:14 2017

Commercial Daily's Long Zhenyang confirms to @RadioFreeAsia that he resigned. He left HK last year to seek US asylum
added: Wed Feb 8 23:17:49 2017

House passes bill to allow firing squads in executions
added: Wed Feb 8 22:37:03 2017

Trump admin may demand social media *passwords* to enter the US. This would endanger countless reporters & sources.
added: Wed Feb 8 22:16:01 2017

Trump endorsed civil asset forfeiture — amazing exchange via @ryanjreilly @nickpwing
added: Wed Feb 8 14:29:08 2017

India scraps funding ties with Gates Foundation on immunization
added: Wed Feb 8 14:05:07 2017

Will this set Armchair Warrior McCain straight? /Russia's apparent meddling in U.S. election is not an act of war
added: Wed Feb 8 13:47:45 2017

Rio Tinto hands over diamond discovery to Indian government via @CNNMoney
added: Wed Feb 8 13:47:25 2017

The public land planning process is broken. Congress is voting to keep it that way.
added: Wed Feb 8 13:46:50 2017

China corn demand lifted by anti-dumping move on distiller's grains: think tank
added: Wed Feb 8 13:46:49 2017

Exclusive: White House eying executive order targeting 'conflict minerals' rule - sources via @Reuters
added: Wed Feb 8 13:46:24 2017

Spicer has repeatedly cited an Atlanta Islamist terror attack. There's never been an Islamist attack in Atlanta.
added: Wed Feb 8 13:45:21 2017

The BBC just tried to call out Wikileaks. It did not end well. #wikileaks #BBC
added: Wed Feb 8 12:45:02 2017
tags: bbc, wikileaks

Are We On the Verge of Another Civil War?
added: Wed Feb 8 12:39:37 2017

#ASEAN begins talks on Code of Conduct in #SouthChinaSea amid continued tensions
added: Wed Feb 8 12:39:20 2017
tags: southchinasea, asean

'@ACLU: Spotting terrorists by behavior at airports doesn't work'
added: Wed Feb 8 12:39:13 2017

China should learn from Russia and stop burning up its foreign reserves via @markets
added: Wed Feb 8 12:39:08 2017

Flattered to see @BleacherReport recommending @ErlangSolutions for their #elixirlang work:
added: Wed Feb 8 12:38:46 2017
tags: elixirlang

China global trade settled in yuan drops to more than three-year lows: StanChart
added: Wed Feb 8 12:38:17 2017

Oil prices fall on bloated U.S. fuel inventories, stalling China demand
added: Wed Feb 8 12:37:48 2017

The Senate is set to confirm as Attorney General, a man once deemed too racist to be a judge
added: Wed Feb 8 12:37:19 2017

The silencing of Elizabeth Warren and an old Senate rule prompted by a fistfight
added: Wed Feb 8 12:23:34 2017

#Russia warns other states against interfering in #SouthChinaSea dispute #Trump
added: Wed Feb 8 11:56:00 2017
tags: russia, trump, southchinasea

Today in "Our government is run by Breitbart"
added: Wed Feb 8 11:55:56 2017
added: Wed Feb 8 11:52:41 2017

Wild bison are roaming Canada's oldest national park for first time in a century
added: Wed Feb 8 11:49:15 2017

Popular Dating App Backs Down After Public Uproar over Porn Exposure
added: Wed Feb 8 11:36:50 2017

Except from 'China and the New Maoists ' out now in Zed Books:
added: Wed Feb 8 11:35:49 2017

.@POTUS had another bumpy phone call with a foreign leader, this time ranting to Hollande about the U.S.'s money
added: Wed Feb 8 10:47:59 2017

After almost 6 years, Marissa Alexander, Florida Woman Whose ‘Stand Your Ground’ Defense Was Rejected, Is Released
added: Wed Feb 8 10:43:38 2017

Congressional Republicans reject #Science seek advice from their owners, chemical and fossil fuel industries.
added: Wed Feb 8 10:43:34 2017
tags: science

"Forest loss is one of the major causes of species extinction in South-East Asia"
added: Wed Feb 8 10:42:27 2017

Can rational arguments actually change people's minds?
added: Wed Feb 8 10:41:38 2017

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny found guilty of embezzlement, local media report
added: Wed Feb 8 10:39:01 2017

openmaize (2.8.0): Authentication library for Elixir using Plug
added: Wed Feb 8 10:37:07 2017

Donald Trump's "fake news" radar sometimes hits the mark. Like with unemployment.
added: Wed Feb 8 10:35:55 2017

Mexicans back president's Trump snub despite mounting disapproval
added: Wed Feb 8 10:35:05 2017

Hong Kong bans import of poultry meat and products from Myanmar and areas in Poland
added: Wed Feb 8 10:33:08 2017

Rio Tinto announces $500m share buyback as profits hit $5.1bn
added: Wed Feb 8 10:32:41 2017

RT @gabyhinsliff: @MartinBelam on Trump vs media, & how it's easier to start crap conspiracy theory than disprove it
added: Wed Feb 8 10:32:17 2017

#SCMP Hong Kong temple worshippers balk at prices for offerings from food trucks in Wong Tai Sin
added: Wed Feb 8 10:30:29 2017
tags: scmp

The man who led the 3D printed gun effort is back in a controversial new documentary
added: Wed Feb 8 10:30:05 2017

#Thailand: Civil society under attack as authorities criminalize dissent. Must-read new @amnesty report v @bughermk1
added: Wed Feb 8 10:29:42 2017
tags: thailand

China credit flood set to persist despite rate rises
added: Wed Feb 8 10:28:32 2017

Migrant worker’s father kills son’s former employer in broad daylight in northern China for unpaid wages
added: Wed Feb 8 10:18:52 2017

As economy slows down, China's State Council's 13th 5-year plan targets to create 50 million new urban jobs by 2020
added: Wed Feb 8 09:27:19 2017

After last month's botched raid, Yemen bars the United States from conducting any more ground missions.
added: Wed Feb 8 06:25:00 2017

Banning Muslims from America... in the 16th century. ("The decree had little effect.")
added: Wed Feb 8 05:53:16 2017

Rahm Emanuel to Dems preparing for 2018 battle: Take a chill pill
added: Tue Feb 7 22:16:03 2017

hello i am terrified
added: Tue Feb 7 22:01:12 2017

No words 'French MP accuses Transparency International of lacking transparency' @Francoisf24 @TI_EU @anticorruption
added: Tue Feb 7 20:29:42 2017

Suicide bomber at Kabul supreme court kills at least 20, with 45 or more injured, officials say
added: Tue Feb 7 12:50:10 2017

How Trump could put U.S.-China relations on the right track
added: Tue Feb 7 12:44:30 2017

Amnesty report on systematic torture+mass murder in Syria's prisons on industrial scale. #newsthatsnotTrump #syria
added: Tue Feb 7 12:44:10 2017
tags: syria, newsthatsnottrump

Here's my profile of Keith Ellison for the magazine.
added: Tue Feb 7 12:42:13 2017

“There’s a myth of the North as free, but her story shows how complicated that was."
added: Tue Feb 7 12:42:02 2017

Why the Higgs Boson found at the Large Hadron Collider could be an "impostor"
added: Tue Feb 7 12:27:30 2017

A return to nature: How to make your own soap and shampoo the desi way
added: Tue Feb 7 12:20:01 2017

It'll be a real shame if NYCers don't primary these [expletive]ers out of their jobs next year:
added: Tue Feb 7 12:14:36 2017

Becoming Steve Bannon’s Bannon Trump's WH is run by a bunch of racists in their 20's.
added: Tue Feb 7 11:31:53 2017

Supermicro boasts of secret super server Silicon Valley win
added: Tue Feb 7 11:30:44 2017

Andy Puzder Is an Indefensible Nominee Who Can and Must Be Stopped | The Nation
added: Tue Feb 7 11:30:27 2017

Affordable Care Act Allowed Millions of People to Work Part-Time Rather Than Full-Time
added: Tue Feb 7 11:30:05 2017

Outcry Grows Against Bangladesh Coal Plant and Threat to Rare Bengal Tiger:
added: Tue Feb 7 11:27:59 2017

China, United States cannot afford conflict: Chinese foreign minister
added: Tue Feb 7 11:26:53 2017

"Writing history in Taiwan is a democratic practice that confronts authoritarianism." - Mark Harrison
added: Tue Feb 7 11:06:19 2017

Hong Kong bans import of poultry meat and products from State of Thuringia and State of Saxony in Germany
added: Tue Feb 7 10:30:04 2017

The Maasai are fighting back against cultural appropriation
added: Tue Feb 7 10:27:43 2017

My dispatch from tour of old #HongKong with a group of masked urban explorers: #HKUrbex @nytimesworld Pix @LamYikFei
added: Tue Feb 7 10:27:32 2017
tags: hkurbex, hongkong

The denialism of those saying trade has not cost manufacturing jobs really rivals global warming denialism
added: Tue Feb 7 10:27:27 2017

JUST IN . FELDA 's acquisition of 37% stake in Eagle High Plantation has been approved by Indonesian authority
added: Tue Feb 7 10:26:37 2017

#Taiwan to upgrade indigenous missile capabilities #military
added: Tue Feb 7 10:14:10 2017
tags: military, taiwan

Evidence for a false signaling theory of why we hate hypocrisy, from @Jill_Jord @rosesomm @paulbloomatyale @DG_Rand
added: Tue Feb 7 09:56:11 2017

數名樹仁學生在會場高處,用大聲公向台上的曾俊華高聲抗議:「我哋要真正一個可以尊重人表達權益的社會,我哋要普選,我哋要公民提名」。 #特首選戰 【曾俊華樹仁講talk遇學生示威】
added: Tue Feb 7 09:45:03 2017
tags: 特首選戰

曾俊華政綱建議重組決策局,除新增文化及體育局外,還要留意勞工及福利局被取消,與教育局合併為教育及人力局,財政司司長轄下的局亦有所增加。 鄭司律 CHENG SZE LUT 〈短評曾俊華政綱〉— 思言財雋 Financier...
added: Tue Feb 7 09:45:03 2017

“We don’t see any other explanation.” Doctors confirm Russian opposition leader poisoned, my latest
added: Tue Feb 7 09:43:57 2017

Palestinians urge sanctions over Israel's settlement law | @AP
added: Tue Feb 7 09:40:59 2017

Chengdu man detained after posting air pollution warning on social media
added: Tue Feb 7 09:36:59 2017

China plans islands near Scarborough Shoal, warns Manila
added: Tue Feb 7 09:32:55 2017

China downplays significance of senior official at Vatican
added: Tue Feb 7 09:28:39 2017

Developers want to dispel charges of collusion, says CE-contender Regina Ip
added: Tue Feb 7 09:03:16 2017

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe set to press on in legal battle against #DAPL. They've also called on allies to join
added: Tue Feb 7 08:56:32 2017
tags: dapl

#HongKong Foreign Exchange Reserves at $391.5B
added: Tue Feb 7 08:52:16 2017
tags: hongkong

😱Suspected human skeleton found in bushes under a flyover in Kowloon Bay
added: Tue Feb 7 08:51:10 2017

Appreciate the irony, but don't call a 39-yr old division-level judge "top judge" just b/c he works at supreme court
added: Tue Feb 7 08:41:05 2017

White nationalists are ecstatic over Trump’s proposed policy change on terrorism
added: Tue Feb 7 08:30:17 2017

Is Mao actually the more accurate historical analogue for Trump? Maoist Zhang Hongliang thinks so by @JEPomfret
added: Tue Feb 7 08:15:42 2017

Gene therapy allows deaf mice to hear: study
added: Tue Feb 7 08:07:50 2017

Watch the Earliest Surviving Filmed Version of The Wizard of Oz (1903)
added: Tue Feb 7 08:07:00 2017

Images of Trump in a bathrobe flood Twitter after Sean Spicer says he 'doesn't own one'
added: Tue Feb 7 08:05:48 2017

As costs fall and revenues rise, offshore windfarms have attracted investors' attention
added: Tue Feb 7 08:05:44 2017

IMF says Greece should meet lower fiscal surplus target
added: Tue Feb 7 08:05:07 2017

Another reason to treat with caution gold mining company claims they don't pollute
added: Tue Feb 7 08:03:22 2017

What a surprise: flagship 'HK property for HK people' scheme turns into a farce
added: Tue Feb 7 08:02:22 2017

"FBI axes #FOIA requests by email, so dust off your #fax machine" #FOI #opengov
added: Tue Feb 7 07:53:49 2017
tags: opengov, fax, foia, foi

Hubei draft social credit rules translated.
added: Tue Feb 7 07:13:53 2017

With Trump in White House - and Pax Americana seemingly over - the Balkans whisper of war. My report from Kosovo
added: Tue Feb 7 07:13:31 2017

Gov. Sam Brownback slams plan as push for tax hikes starts in Kansas Senate Susan can't punish more than you did!
added: Tue Feb 7 06:46:20 2017

Carrie Lam finally joins Facebook, only to receive storm of 72,000 'angry' emojis
added: Tue Feb 7 06:30:25 2017

How to persuade the elderly to move out of large family houses - interesting piece by @JudithREvans
added: Tue Feb 7 06:25:10 2017

The first royal defamation case brought under Thailand's new monarch is slammed by a top United Nations envoy
added: Tue Feb 7 06:08:19 2017

NASA's Curiosity puts cat among the climate pigeons: Lack of CO2 drowns water theory
added: Tue Feb 7 06:05:42 2017

China's #biotech sector is booming: my take on WuXi Biologics' upcoming IPO.
added: Tue Feb 7 06:04:38 2017
tags: biotech

As Chinese factories invest in technology, U.S. manufacturers have cut R&D spending and are filing fewer patents
added: Tue Feb 7 06:01:53 2017

CY Leung questions John Tsang's housing policy
added: Tue Feb 7 06:01:45 2017

My Heart Bodibra listing goes tits-up: HKEX/SFC are apparently requiring a different distribution of the placing -…
added: Tue Feb 7 05:57:32 2017

Hacker reveals dark arts of Russian blackmail and spies - via @FT
added: Tue Feb 7 05:40:56 2017

May refuses Netanyahu's call to impose new sanctions on Iran
added: Tue Feb 7 05:36:45 2017

#China's censors suppress report on air pollution deaths: via @CDT
added: Tue Feb 7 05:11:06 2017
tags: china

"Think about it! We're talking about Waka Flocka, that greasy black n*gger son of a bitch."
added: Tue Feb 7 05:06:19 2017

Genes point to who develops lung disease, study finds
added: Tue Feb 7 05:06:07 2017

New research shows hummingbirds have brains unlike any other bird, letting them manage multidirectional flight.
added: Tue Feb 7 05:05:06 2017

Mock referendum on Chief Executive nomination kicks off
added: Tue Feb 7 05:03:56 2017

Calls for 'Good Samaritan' law after 8,000 just-expired boxes of crisps dumped
added: Tue Feb 7 05:02:43 2017

China proposes further tightening of internet oversight via @Reuters
added: Tue Feb 7 04:58:25 2017

Japanese engineer sought out by concert halls to shape sound (from @AP)
added: Tue Feb 7 04:56:08 2017

Why Trump should give nuclear-armed North Korea a shot at peace | South China Morning Post
added: Tue Feb 7 04:50:05 2017

Read this explainer to understand how China's central bank manages liquidity. Impress your friends. via @markets
added: Tue Feb 7 04:45:42 2017

New @ChathamHouse research paper: The Critical Transition: China’s Priorities for 2021
added: Tue Feb 7 04:30:10 2017

NASA's Juno spots cyclones swirl, white oval storms near Jupiter's limb
added: Tue Feb 7 04:30:00 2017

Russia banned from London World Athletics Championships: #IAAF
added: Tue Feb 7 04:29:58 2017
tags: iaaf

Badass band of 20 rabbis arrested protesting #MuslimBan outside Trump Tower. Makes me proud to be an American.
added: Tue Feb 7 04:29:13 2017
tags: muslimban

Beijing mayor to banish parts of city to provinces
added: Tue Feb 7 04:26:46 2017

I have a feeling the entire cast of SNL is going to be in drag this coming weekend
added: Tue Feb 7 04:23:26 2017

A Kremlin Critic Is In A Coma After A Suspected Second Poisoning
added: Tue Feb 7 04:16:58 2017
added: Tue Feb 7 03:52:59 2017

Lawsuit says Louisiana's public defender system is woefully inadequate, leaving defendants in dire situations.
added: Tue Feb 7 03:28:30 2017

Portland International Airport is now requiring a "Free Speech Permit" for protests.
added: Tue Feb 7 03:09:16 2017

Trump's left-right jujitsu: matching moral relativism to political cynicism to chauvinism. My WSJ column: via @WSJ
added: Tue Feb 7 02:22:03 2017

D.C. police slaps Facebook with subpoena for Trump protesters' data
added: Tue Feb 7 02:21:53 2017

Trump Labor nominee was already facing Q's on labor violations at his burger chains. Now in his own household, too.
added: Tue Feb 7 02:21:22 2017

Extreme Vetting, But Not for Banks - Rolling Stone - More proof Trump is from the swamp.
added: Tue Feb 7 02:21:17 2017

Beijing’s New Scorched-Earth Policy Against the Uighurs - Jamestown
added: Tue Feb 7 01:28:07 2017

Helpful @jacobinmag on the risks of calling for a General Strike in the current environment:
added: Tue Feb 7 01:14:49 2017

Prepare to Lose Your Smartphone - very useful tips to make sure you get your phone back if you lose it. via @WSJ
added: Tue Feb 7 00:49:36 2017

SE Asia haze from #PalmOil & other plantations: 100K may have died from health impacts, still no justice for victims
added: Mon Feb 6 23:16:05 2017
tags: palmoil

How liberal websites pushed a dubious claim that Trump “turned off” the recorder for his call with Putin:
added: Mon Feb 6 22:25:59 2017
added: Mon Feb 6 22:23:38 2017

First deal w/UAE company to build new #Egypt capital failed, now deal w/Chinese contractors fails via @ahramonline
added: Mon Feb 6 22:21:58 2017
tags: egypt

Dodd-Frank reality show vs reality
added: Mon Feb 6 20:14:47 2017

Chinese students of UCSD fiercely fight back on my Dalai Lama op-ed & threaten Editor @ZhouFengSuo @badiucao
added: Mon Feb 6 20:10:58 2017

#Greece: Anarchists attack Turkish Consulate at Komotini in solidarity with arrested & dissapeared comrade (GR)
added: Mon Feb 6 17:30:52 2017
tags: greece

Syrian military & IS are still going at it. Clearly, there's been no shortage of fake news about their relationship.
added: Mon Feb 6 15:35:39 2017

|@SmithsonianMag: Scientists Know Exactly How Lead Got n2 Flint's Water - Snyder legacy on display #FlintWaterCrisis
added: Mon Feb 6 13:36:08 2017
tags: flintwatercrisis

Don't Side With Neoliberalism in Opposing Trump
added: Mon Feb 6 13:30:26 2017

Afghan diplomat shot dead by a private security guard inside Karachi consulate
added: Mon Feb 6 13:30:04 2017

Pentagon Failed to Disclose up to Thousands of Air Strikes.
added: Mon Feb 6 13:23:13 2017

added: Mon Feb 6 12:29:19 2017

"This government is organised from the high level to the low like a mafia..."
added: Mon Feb 6 12:27:18 2017

Trump travel ban: States urge retention of temporary block
added: Mon Feb 6 12:20:57 2017

Apple is getting pushed around in China by local phone brands like Oppo and Huawei
added: Mon Feb 6 12:06:09 2017

In my last week's article for @AlMonitor I argued Russia wants Jordan to join Astana. And it's exactly what happened
added: Mon Feb 6 12:00:51 2017

Why some Indians are reluctant to help accident victims.
added: Mon Feb 6 11:26:13 2017

A growing number of officials in Germany are asking whether they need a Plan B for a post-American Europe
added: Mon Feb 6 11:22:02 2017

Of course, child rape by Kenyan legislators is a time-honored tradition.
added: Mon Feb 6 10:20:54 2017

"distrust is high" - US-China war would be a disaster for the world, says Communist party #GiveWarAChance #Trump
added: Mon Feb 6 10:20:37 2017
tags: givewarachance, trump

Philippines: Govt closes 23 mines & suspends 5 ... via @BHRRC
added: Mon Feb 6 10:18:25 2017

"Inside the government's mad plan to catalog every video on the Internet" Me for @OpenRightsGroup at NS: Please RT.
added: Mon Feb 6 10:17:15 2017

Wash-Minn Appeal for Stay of Trump Terror
added: Mon Feb 6 10:17:04 2017

uncensored ver is online | Fox forced co to remove Trump wall image from Super Bowl ad
added: Mon Feb 6 10:17:03 2017

Trump’s attempts to gut environmental protections will be devastating. But they’re far from unprecedented.
added: Mon Feb 6 10:16:01 2017

Half of UK small businesses set to increase prices because of weak pound sterling
added: Mon Feb 6 10:15:48 2017

Toyota, Suzuki to work together in green, safety technology (from @AP)
added: Mon Feb 6 10:14:18 2017

SC to Centre: Link all mobile numbers to Aadhaar card within one year #UID
added: Mon Feb 6 10:05:59 2017
tags: uid

For those who say protests are pointless: protests in the US are rattling Donald Trump
added: Mon Feb 6 09:32:55 2017

Afghan diplomat shot dead at Karachi consulate in Pakistan
added: Mon Feb 6 08:59:05 2017

Deleted postings about missing Chinese billionaire hint at tensions
added: Mon Feb 6 08:58:21 2017

China Insurers Jump in Hong Kong Amid Pension Fund Speculation - Bloomberg
added: Mon Feb 6 08:58:01 2017

"Bannon cites Jackson as a role model for Trump. He declared martial law, jailed a judge and suspended habeas corpus"
added: Mon Feb 6 08:56:57 2017

亞洲電視(ATV)前投資者司榮彬遭勞工處發出44張傳票,指他涉嫌同意或縱容亞視拖欠包括合約演員蔡國威及袁潔儀在內共29名員工共73萬的薪金,案件今日於沙田法院開審。 【為司榮彬涉縱容欠薪案作供 亞視前副總監圖搶記者相機】...
added: Mon Feb 6 08:10:02 2017

Donald Trump hasn't spoken with China's president Xi Jinping since taking office
added: Mon Feb 6 07:46:40 2017

anyway this is a great review by @theseantcollins about 24 ushering in the Trump era w/another racist WoT commercial
added: Mon Feb 6 07:27:33 2017

#ICYMI: After outcry, GOP bill to sell off 3.3 million acres of public land has been withdrawn via @ThinkProgress
added: Mon Feb 6 07:20:03 2017
tags: icymi

China now have a household leverage prob? Li Gan says 7.8% households w/ mortgage at risk of default, via @SixthTone
added: Mon Feb 6 07:17:46 2017

Lorry owner convicted of illegal waste disposal in Pui O
added: Mon Feb 6 07:13:35 2017

The mortgage-bond whale that everyone is suddenly worried about via @business
added: Mon Feb 6 07:11:08 2017

JPMorgan gets China corporate bond underwriting license
added: Mon Feb 6 07:10:46 2017

Angry batsman hurls stump, kills Bangladeshi teen during friendly cricket game
added: Mon Feb 6 07:01:20 2017

Australian PM under threat from party split as shift to the right grows
added: Mon Feb 6 06:35:08 2017

Donald Trump admits he is cutting Wall Street regulations to help his capitalist ruling-class friends
added: Mon Feb 6 06:11:16 2017

Sources: Feds identify Philly woman in probe of secret recordings at GOP retreat
added: Mon Feb 6 05:40:01 2017

DAB plays down Beijing official's planned meeting in Shenzhen
added: Mon Feb 6 05:02:25 2017

Regina Ip slams John Tsang for failing to mention August 31 proposal
added: Mon Feb 6 04:53:41 2017

BBC's stronger stance on fighting online spread of misinformation - launches dedicated lie-debunking newsroom unit
added: Mon Feb 6 04:50:55 2017

Trump was not fully briefed on the executive order he signed giving Bannon a seat on the National Security Council
added: Mon Feb 6 04:44:07 2017

The gov't's food truck ploy is an insult to Hong Kong's venerable street food culture
added: Mon Feb 6 03:48:18 2017

In a new piece by @dktatlow, junk builder describes the “beautiful harmony” of his craft
added: Mon Feb 6 03:44:31 2017

That thing where a Supreme Court nominee made up his pro bono work in law school.
added: Mon Feb 6 02:40:30 2017

but #HK threshold for protecting #refugees remains unreasonably high(2009-2015,32/6628cases considered substantiated)
added: Mon Feb 6 02:40:06 2017
tags: refugees, hk

#Cambodia PM Bans #Taiwan Flag, Reaffirms ‘One China’ Stance
added: Mon Feb 6 02:33:05 2017
tags: taiwan, cambodia

1st day back at school after LNY, 2 #HK students kill themselves. Will Eddie Ng blame poor life planning again? …
added: Mon Feb 6 02:16:59 2017
tags: hk

Ice Age tusks vs. blood ivory: the NE state fossil and the global ivory trade.
added: Mon Feb 6 00:30:46 2017

Google’s Super Bowl ad accidentally set off a lot of Google Homes
added: Mon Feb 6 00:10:48 2017

Chilling story by @AndrewKramerNYT. Be careful what you say abt Russia. Could cost your life.
added: Sun Feb 5 21:19:48 2017

While the far-Right was tweeting, American anarchists have been fighting and dying in the fight against #ISIS
added: Sun Feb 5 20:44:52 2017
tags: isis

'personal information will be allowed to flow freely around gov departments, councils, schools and police forces.'
added: Sun Feb 5 20:26:18 2017

The real #BowlingGreenMassacre: when white Christians dismembered native babies in front of their refugee parents
added: Sun Feb 5 17:13:11 2017
tags: bowlinggreenmassacre

‘I love Trump. He’s doing what he said.’ President’s supporters keep the faith
added: Sun Feb 5 12:13:03 2017

Evolution of Earth delayed by 2 million years due to plummet in level of atmospheric oxygen!
added: Sun Feb 5 12:10:01 2017

RT @ono: We've just opensourced our recent work with Elixir at SQUARE ENIX✌️ #myelixirstatus
added: Sun Feb 5 12:05:04 2017
tags: myelixirstatus

Canada Lose Sludge Match at Westhills: Argentina 20 - Canada 6 (photo by @islandwavephoto)
added: Sun Feb 5 07:22:28 2017

Scott Pruitt wants to overturn rules that save lives and improve health—especially children’s health.
added: Sun Feb 5 07:18:04 2017

Cooking the Planet: GOP Congress quietly allows Methane Emissions on Public Land
added: Sun Feb 5 07:14:07 2017

Chinese govt. proposals on more Internet censorship, including a new Internet Security and Censorship Commission.
added: Sun Feb 5 07:00:19 2017

Opinion: The reality is that all successful economies grew up behind walls of protectionism
added: Sun Feb 5 07:00:08 2017

Chinese industry wants 'win-win' end to U.S. anti-dumping duties on washing machines
added: Sun Feb 5 06:37:52 2017

China vows strong punishments for illegal financing activities
added: Sun Feb 5 06:37:21 2017

China punishes 11 for dereliction of duty after deadly bus fire
added: Sun Feb 5 06:35:50 2017

Scientists of the soil | Business Line
added: Sun Feb 5 06:35:05 2017

Thailand's new king is making a power grab:
added: Sun Feb 5 05:36:00 2017

In #Japan, U.S. defense chief reaffirms commitment to treaty
added: Sun Feb 5 05:09:00 2017
tags: japan

'Hooligan Sparrow' Oscar nomination would have been kind of news that state censorship would struggle to manage
added: Sun Feb 5 05:08:05 2017

‘Ray of hope’ as Hong Kong recognises first Syrian refugee in the city/ via @SCMP_news via @ARaquelCarvalho
added: Sun Feb 5 05:07:14 2017

You mean you thought Steve Bannon wouldn't use his position to get rich too?
added: Sun Feb 5 04:40:05 2017

Snap’s offer of voteless shares angers big investors via @FT
added: Sun Feb 5 04:39:42 2017

No dickhead, we suffer because of ongoing genocide. Author says American Indians suffer because of dependency
added: Sun Feb 5 04:35:48 2017

RETWEET THIS if you think more people should stand up to Trump's pet nazi Steve Bannon:
added: Sun Feb 5 04:21:25 2017

"Why Nobody Cares the President Is Lying." via @nytopinion
added: Sun Feb 5 04:15:21 2017

The #Trump admin thinks they’ll overwhelm us with their blitzkrieg strategy, writes @NaomiAKlein
added: Sun Feb 5 03:43:01 2017
tags: trump

'Sources' & #HK police head say #XiaoJianhua incident normal but: Why did wife call police? Why say he was overseas?
added: Sun Feb 5 01:05:05 2017
tags: xiaojianhua, hk

How high street clothes were made by children in Myanmar for 13p an hour
added: Sun Feb 5 00:09:18 2017

Poor US oil companies complain about not being able to pay corrupt foreign officials. Now US Congress will let them.
added: Sat Feb 4 23:12:59 2017

Really enjoyed write a fuzzy match algorithm in Elixir #myelixirstatus
added: Sat Feb 4 22:47:52 2017
tags: myelixirstatus

USDA abruptly purges animal welfare information from its website
added: Sat Feb 4 17:04:33 2017

Sky News presenter accidentally talked about Trump's p***k for the Supreme Court
added: Sat Feb 4 13:50:02 2017

The lonely ice volcano. Just when we think we know everything:
added: Sat Feb 4 13:49:20 2017

IMDb is shutting down its message boards
added: Sat Feb 4 13:22:16 2017

iOS cracking tools reportedly used by FBI released to public
added: Sat Feb 4 13:18:56 2017

#SCMP Hong Kong’s Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung calls for more young blood in aged care and nursing
added: Sat Feb 4 12:54:26 2017
tags: scmp

#Trump and team needlessly raising tensions over matters where American interests are not even clear #SouthChinaSea
added: Sat Feb 4 12:39:00 2017
tags: southchinasea, trump

Hong Kong bank’s ‘inconvenient’ disclosure demands extend to hurt local NGO
added: Sat Feb 4 12:35:42 2017

Alibaba Group expands presence in Australia, New Zealand
added: Sat Feb 4 12:35:06 2017

deathWish'n Michigan GOp official calls for "another Kent State" after Berkeley protest- via @HuffPostPol
added: Sat Feb 4 12:34:17 2017

U.S. National Security Agency's deputy director is retiring
added: Sat Feb 4 12:30:05 2017

Bar Association chairman warns that faith in judicial system could be undermined if criticism of judges continues
added: Sat Feb 4 07:25:01 2017

China lashes out at Mattis remarks on #EastChinaSea islands
added: Sat Feb 4 07:21:00 2017
tags: eastchinasea

Trump to meet with airline CEOs on Thursday: White House
added: Sat Feb 4 06:05:07 2017

Did Wikileaks selectively release Dems' emails?
added: Sat Feb 4 04:16:11 2017

The top 10 Weibo posts on international affairs censored by China in 2016 - #censorship…
added: Sat Feb 4 04:08:04 2017
tags: censorship

Biscayne Bay’s Warm Water Temperatures Shatter Records @UMiamiRSMAS @CBSMiami #Miami
added: Sat Feb 4 01:12:38 2017
tags: miami

Many from the Washington Power Elite Are United in Their Dismay About Trump's White House
added: Sat Feb 4 01:12:15 2017

Netizen in China's Sichuan Jailed Over Tweet About 'Worst Smog in 2,000 Years'
added: Sat Feb 4 00:58:33 2017

Immediately after Tillerson became Sec of State, the Trump admin & GOP made moves that could enrich Exxon
added: Sat Feb 4 00:58:03 2017

Incredible work by @ElonMusk! Looks like he really gave Trump the business, as promised, by quietly drinking wine
added: Sat Feb 4 00:51:15 2017

Unlawful for @realDonaldTrump to Fire @CFPB Consumer Bureau's Director Like It's His Reality Show #DefendCFPB
added: Sat Feb 4 00:39:29 2017
tags: defendcfpb

Tweeting Out Falsehoods Isn’t OK Just Because It Makes Trump Look Bad
added: Sat Feb 4 00:39:19 2017

#BREAKING Federal judge in Seattle issues nationwide restraining order blocking Trump travel ban, AP and CNN report
added: Sat Feb 4 00:37:36 2017
tags: breaking

@JonathanCohn @AjitPaiFCC also stopped the cap for prisoner phone calls that can cost up to $14 min.
added: Sat Feb 4 00:35:37 2017

Vermont’s US attorney resigns, quotes Sally Yates in his exit statement
added: Sat Feb 4 00:22:08 2017

This would make it legal to fire union organizers with no repercussions. Federal organizer blacklists next.
added: Fri Feb 3 23:59:42 2017

Chinese student organizations denounce Dalai Lama as commencement speaker | UCSD better not back down
added: Fri Feb 3 21:30:01 2017

Reminder that @benshapiro called for the mass ethnic cleansing of Palestinians…
added: Fri Feb 3 20:43:18 2017

NYPD officer was physically attacked, called a "Muslim bitch" as colleagues attempted to rip off her hijab
added: Fri Feb 3 20:31:54 2017

State Department reports 60,000 visas revoked after travel ban; Justice says 100,000
added: Fri Feb 3 20:21:34 2017

Arkansas just passed a law that will let rapists sue victims who want an abortion
added: Fri Feb 3 15:12:26 2017

Chinese government issues document on rural property reform, including land & biz, 5 year timeline
added: Fri Feb 3 14:51:32 2017

Court says web #accessibility settlement doesn't bar further lawsuits (PA, USA) #a11y #law #pa
added: Fri Feb 3 14:44:05 2017
tags: pa, a11y, law, accessibility

High school students give Nazi salute and shout ‘Heil Trump' during class photo, principal calls it 'a poor choice':
added: Fri Feb 3 14:05:26 2017

How Cold War rivalry helped launch the Chinese computer – via @aeonmag FYI @paolobory @gabriele_balbi
added: Fri Feb 3 11:45:30 2017

Kaarel Moppel: A more detailed look at Pgwatch2 PostgreSQL monitoring tool
added: Fri Feb 3 09:45:43 2017

China May Base Carrier Near South China Sea
added: Thu Feb 2 10:14:16 2017

First discussion of the day: Bind 2.0 #XMPP2017
added: Thu Feb 2 09:41:40 2017
tags: xmpp2017

Pirate Party’s Pirate Site Was Legal Under EU Law, Court Rules
added: Thu Feb 2 09:35:07 2017

“Something about #China’s torture and forced confessions” — @patrickpoon
added: Thu Feb 2 09:32:39 2017
tags: china

Good on @SebDance. Someone needs to follow @Nigel_Farage and @realDonaldTrump w/ a sign like this all the time.
added: Thu Feb 2 09:30:08 2017

Snapchat owner Snap's secrecy frustrates banks' pursuit of IPO glory:
added: Thu Feb 2 09:29:56 2017

180 federal employees sign up for "civil disobedience" class against Trump
added: Thu Feb 2 09:11:05 2017

🚀 So I've built a test case page: “CSS & SVG Masks on HTML content”
added: Thu Feb 2 09:09:52 2017

Important & worrying new research on the latest artemisinin resistant malaria strains in the Mekong -- @AFP
added: Thu Feb 2 08:31:36 2017

Facebook is pulling out all the stops to re-enter China. Nothing is working. via @WSJ
added: Thu Feb 2 08:31:09 2017

XMPP Summit 21 will start soon...
added: Thu Feb 2 08:31:01 2017

EU: Israel's announcement that it will build thousands of new settler homes "marks a very worrying trend"
added: Thu Feb 2 08:30:08 2017

South Korea president's office to block search of residence (from @AP)
added: Thu Feb 2 08:10:53 2017

Peter Thiel's New Zealand citizenship stokes political debate
added: Thu Feb 2 08:05:09 2017

Reddit drops the ban hammer on popular alt-right subreddits
added: Thu Feb 2 08:04:55 2017

"look, 80 out of 100 percent is still a B, guys" -- trump spox on deep background
added: Thu Feb 2 07:59:32 2017

Extreme monitoring technology used in Xinjiang and Tibet, by @jleibold via @ForeignAffairs
added: Thu Feb 2 07:54:19 2017

Donald Trump considering deportation of welfare-reliant immigrants
added: Thu Feb 2 07:52:18 2017

I just published “Gorsuch and the Senate — and the ghost of Garland”
added: Thu Feb 2 07:39:45 2017

China's 'Silk Road' Push Stirs Resentment, Protest in Sri Lanka
added: Thu Feb 2 07:37:57 2017

Uber says will suspend its ride-hailing service in Taiwan from Feb. 10
added: Thu Feb 2 07:37:11 2017

Protesters force UC Berkeley to cancel far-right speaker's speech
added: Thu Feb 2 07:36:02 2017

#Trump strategist Bannon claims South China Sea borders US territory
added: Thu Feb 2 07:16:13 2017
tags: trump

胡官就重申,自己建議「容許丁屋以多層大厦形式興建」,認為唔會涉及公共資源,亦唔會對違法事情視而不見。 #特首選戰 【胡官轟薯片奶媽冧鄉事:爭取選票要正當!】 ←短片...
added: Thu Feb 2 07:10:02 2017
tags: 特首選戰

Long working hours plague transport sector, finds CTU survey
added: Thu Feb 2 07:08:42 2017

Assyrian dictionary. Tick.
added: Thu Feb 2 06:56:29 2017

.@wang_maya criticizes global elite for looking to Xi for 'responsible...leadership', disregarding dictatorship
added: Thu Feb 2 06:50:39 2017

#Ghana finds a USD1.6bn hole in budget via @markets
added: Thu Feb 2 06:31:03 2017
tags: ghana

DRC police 'fire tear gas' on supporters after Tshisekedi death
added: Thu Feb 2 06:30:02 2017

BGP,OT,IQ,Iraq,-,Outage affected 452 prefixes,
added: Thu Feb 2 06:20:38 2017

Steve Bannon: 'we're going to war in the South China Sea ... no doubt'
added: Thu Feb 2 06:15:27 2017

#Cambodia: Ruling CPP to propose amendments to election laws to ban convicts from serving as president of a party
added: Thu Feb 2 06:14:19 2017
tags: cambodia

Residents might be stuck paying for San Francisco's $750 million tilting tower via @luxury
added: Thu Feb 2 05:37:58 2017

Mischievous things teens get up to: 1. Get drunk 2. Skip class 3. Establish a Fascism Forever Club
added: Thu Feb 2 05:31:11 2017

Lam backs aggressive land development policy
added: Thu Feb 2 05:23:30 2017

"He hung up on Australia...That’s like hanging up on your Mum. Diplomatically, you just don’t do it." @overingtonc
added: Thu Feb 2 04:25:29 2017

Elliot Sperling: "I have no intention of conforming to authoritarian norms for the sake of a visa."
added: Thu Feb 2 02:07:19 2017

Australia has been with US in every war since start of 20th century. I'll just leave this here -->
added: Thu Feb 2 01:11:54 2017

Told @guardian: to look strong, this admin risks stumbling into a war that would make Iraq war look like a cake walk
added: Wed Feb 1 23:06:52 2017

(Last RT): It's been THREE DAYS and there's still barely any coverage of this oil spill off the Chennai coast:
added: Tue Jan 31 18:15:54 2017

Apparent PLA assesment of SCS: "China can only effectively control some parts, so China "cannot be optimistic".”
added: Tue Jan 31 14:06:02 2017

Today's front page: BANANAS! @POTUS fires @TheJusticeDept boss for defying him on Muslim t…
added: Tue Jan 31 13:17:07 2017

What an article... read at least the last three paragraphs where Bannon talks about Trump being a "blunt instrument"
added: Tue Jan 31 13:14:58 2017

Court got quite... heated.
added: Tue Jan 31 13:04:18 2017

Despite anti-profiling rules, the FBI uses race and religion when deciding who to target by @coracurrier
added: Tue Jan 31 12:57:03 2017

Is Hong Kong giving Chinese carriers a way in? - Nikkei Asian Review
added: Tue Jan 31 12:56:23 2017

News of another abduction by Chinese agents will alarm Hong Kongers & other tycoons self-exiled at Four Seasons
added: Tue Jan 31 12:52:03 2017

Secret docs reveal: President Trump has inherited an FBI with vast hidden powers
added: Tue Jan 31 12:42:59 2017

Chinese billionaire reportedly seized from HK
added: Tue Jan 31 12:38:18 2017

Poland's Walesa collaborated with communist secret police: institute
added: Tue Jan 31 12:35:06 2017

Isolationist America and expansionist Russia sing the same tunes on the EU: single out Germany and sow doubt on Euro
added: Tue Jan 31 12:28:27 2017

More Than #React: Why You Shouldn’t Use #ReactJS For Complex Interactive #FrontEnd Projects…
added: Tue Jan 31 12:04:01 2017
tags: reactjs, react, frontend

Chinese investment aid to Sri Lanka has been a major success—for China via @qz
added: Tue Jan 31 11:53:55 2017

Our "online fight" against ISIS: "translators repeatedly mix up the Arabic words for salad and authority."
added: Tue Jan 31 11:48:46 2017

Navarro says Germany exploits the undervalued euro, but is not worried about a stronger dollar. OK then.
added: Tue Jan 31 11:42:14 2017

Gotta keep that powder dry!
added: Tue Jan 31 11:41:28 2017

From our archive: how to radicalise young people. Step one: make them feel unwanted and alienated
added: Tue Jan 31 11:30:31 2017

Unresearched fake news op-eds on Medium are the next big media problem. @PatBlanchfield skewers them in this piece:
added: Tue Jan 31 11:29:20 2017

The War on Facts Is a War on Democracy -
added: Tue Jan 31 11:17:19 2017

The IBM Link to Auschwitz via @_VoiceNews_
added: Tue Jan 31 11:15:10 2017

Kiev and Kremlin trade blame over surge in east Ukraine fighting
added: Tue Jan 31 11:14:59 2017

Changing the game: @SaraSoueidan on new web technologies
added: Tue Jan 31 11:07:08 2017

Le Pen already taking le sword to French stocks and bonds
added: Tue Jan 31 11:00:53 2017

EU set to meet green energy goal; UK trails: document:
added: Tue Jan 31 10:54:20 2017

David Leonhardt says the future of the free world depends on longer copyrights for Mickey Mouse
added: Tue Jan 31 10:51:02 2017

Trump, like Mao, was adept at mobilizing the masses to gain power. But, like Mao, his governance is a disaster.
added: Tue Jan 31 10:49:57 2017

Top Iraqi general working with US in anti-ISIS fight: “After this ban how are we supposed to deal with each other?”
added: Tue Jan 31 10:49:27 2017

When Gangs Killed Gay Men for Sport: Australia Reviews 88 Deaths
added: Tue Jan 31 09:40:46 2017

Six other times the US has banned immigrants: -- We’ll discuss on Tuesday’s show.
added: Tue Jan 31 09:40:10 2017

“They’re doing a witch hunt now to find out how that got out... there is zero room for dissenting opinion.”
added: Tue Jan 31 08:01:41 2017

Acting Attorney General Fired After Refusing To Uphold Immigration Ban
added: Tue Jan 31 06:21:50 2017

Breaking: obscure law requires Sen confirmation for WH aide like Bannon to serve on NSC. 50 U.S. Code § 3021
added: Tue Jan 31 04:22:58 2017

Hong Kong: The worst place in the world for a startup to open a bank account? -…
added: Tue Jan 31 04:10:01 2017

Jeff Sessions praised the 1924 ban on all Asian immigration as "good for America."
added: Tue Jan 31 03:55:25 2017

Historian Mae Ngai draws comparisons between the #MuslimBan and the Chinese Exclusion Act:
added: Tue Jan 31 02:53:04 2017
tags: muslimban

.@AP learns Donald Trump's voter fraud expert was registered in 3 states during 2016 presidential election.
added: Tue Jan 31 01:31:09 2017

Cardinals lose top 2 picks, pay Astros $2M for hacking @nlbmprez @kenthinguy @Scott_V8Ford
added: Tue Jan 31 01:17:47 2017

Via @theintercept
added: Mon Jan 30 21:24:17 2017

old and busted password choice: "hunter2" new hot secure password choice: "p"
added: Mon Jan 30 19:20:11 2017

First Experiences with Deploying Elixir Applications — Patrick Mühlbauer #erlangcentral
added: Mon Jan 30 15:49:38 2017
tags: erlangcentral

NYT: "The demands for purity from Democratic leaders.." Purity? Really?
added: Mon Jan 30 15:22:51 2017

MEP's in discussion over how much info should be disclosed on benefitial, true owners of anonymous companies
added: Mon Jan 30 15:22:11 2017

UPDATE: At least one suspect in Quebec shooting is a student at Laval University, near the mosque - source.
added: Mon Jan 30 15:21:53 2017

Apply Daily reports that Chinese Police once again illegally kidnapped businessmen in HK: 共匪再次绑架香港居民 …
added: Mon Jan 30 15:20:30 2017

The sick rationalizations of twisted people living in an alternate reality: the White House
added: Mon Jan 30 13:33:48 2017

the other primates need us to care...and to act wisely
added: Mon Jan 30 13:32:54 2017

U Ko Ni was working on constitutional amendments that would challenge role of military & an Interfaith Harmony Bill
added: Mon Jan 30 11:19:00 2017

How a Kashmiri ‘merchant and spy’ finally got out of prison in 19th century Tibet via @scroll_in
added: Mon Jan 30 11:17:25 2017

The Data That Turned the World Upside Down
added: Mon Jan 30 11:15:58 2017

European Commission Dismisses Privacy Shield Concerns Over Trump Executive Order
added: Mon Jan 30 11:15:01 2017

JudasDNS : Nameserver DNS poisoning attacks made easy :
added: Mon Jan 30 10:17:56 2017

Hundreds take to the streets of the Colombian capital to protest the return of bullfighting
added: Mon Jan 30 10:05:04 2017

Archaeological excavations at Treblinka and Sobibór concentration camps added new physical evidence to testimony.
added: Mon Jan 30 10:01:13 2017

Why are Islamist armed groups clashing in Syria? by @ramikhouri
added: Mon Jan 30 10:01:09 2017

Hiker dies after falling about 300 metres down a cliff on Hong Kong’s Lantau Island.
added: Mon Jan 30 10:00:24 2017

"[Bannon] repeatedly pressed me to say we could expect a conflict at least as big as [WW2] in the [near term]."
added: Mon Jan 30 08:44:18 2017

Couching opposition to Trump in anti-Russia histrionics will only end up benefiting the Right.
added: Mon Jan 30 02:50:43 2017

Carter, Nixon and Deng Xiaoping celebrate US-China normalization, January 29, 1979
added: Mon Jan 30 01:14:06 2017

Nissan taken to task for treatment of workers: Charlotte protest part of Southeast effort
added: Mon Jan 30 00:00:10 2017

Community Center That Received Threats To ‘Blow Up’ Refugees Isn’t Backing Down
added: Mon Jan 30 00:00:00 2017

Social media and fake news in the 2016 election
added: Sun Jan 29 23:55:00 2017

We can have a trade war with Mexico where everyone wins (except the pharmaceutical companies)
added: Sun Jan 29 14:43:12 2017

British Companies Are Using a Tracking Device That Monitors Their Workers' Voices, Steps and Stress Levels #uk
added: Sun Jan 29 14:42:42 2017
tags: uk

Christian Leaders Denounce Trump’s Plan to Favor Christian Immigrants @lauriegnyt
added: Sun Jan 29 14:21:11 2017

An Iowa oil spill underscored pipeline risks the day after Trump revived major projects. via @guardian
added: Sun Jan 29 14:00:16 2017

Two Sri Lankan nationals held with foreign currency at Mumbai airport Read @ANI_news story in @IndianExpress
added: Sun Jan 29 13:56:43 2017

Syrian Christian family, visas in hand, turned back at US airport
added: Sun Jan 29 13:39:29 2017

Key aspect of US-China relationship China says U.S. concerns over its semiconductor ambitions are overblown via @WSJ
added: Sun Jan 29 13:28:43 2017

84% of Filipinos want government to assert sovereignty rights to the #SouthChinaSea
added: Sun Jan 29 12:39:01 2017
tags: southchinasea

The president of the United States explicitly endorses torture — a crime against humanity by @AlexanderEmmons
added: Sun Jan 29 12:36:44 2017

AFP: The first US raid on AQ in Yemen under Trump kills 56 people, including 16 civilians.
added: Sun Jan 29 12:32:49 2017

Respected lawyer (and Muslim) Ko Ni was has been shot dead at Yangon Airport.
added: Sun Jan 29 11:57:50 2017

George Washington promised that refugees would find “safe and agreeable asylum” in the United States
added: Sun Jan 29 11:21:23 2017

.@WinonaLaduke: "The person who’s going to benefit most from Keystone is Rex Tillerson"
added: Sun Jan 29 11:20:10 2017

California Could Cut Off Feds In Response To Trump Threats
added: Sun Jan 29 11:16:21 2017

Hours after Trump signs Muslim ban, Texas mosque goes up in flames
added: Sun Jan 29 11:15:53 2017

US border agents checking social media of detained green card holders for political beliefs before allowing entry.
added: Sun Jan 29 10:58:04 2017

Trump's inner circle, including Bannon, overruled the DHS and decided that the order applied to permanent residents
added: Sun Jan 29 10:55:07 2017

Brexiteers - read the 'Trump Trade Doctrine' and weep. A trade deal with Trump will harm Britain | @BenChu_
added: Sun Jan 29 10:46:02 2017

This piece (, which accuses Barack Obama(!) of stoking anti-semitism, is not serious.
added: Sun Jan 29 10:40:38 2017

Giles Ji Ungpakorn on "Guided Democracy"
added: Sun Jan 29 10:40:23 2017

Hutterite community in Canada, similar to Mennonites and Amish, sponsored the Al Hamoud family from Syria.
added: Sun Jan 29 10:39:28 2017

Christofascism - so, that's a thing. If that doesn't send you chills, you're dead.
added: Sun Jan 29 10:36:20 2017

So, this and Bannon on NSC.
added: Sun Jan 29 10:31:46 2017

@froomkin @thegarance Steve Bannon appears to have taken the place of the CIA director, h/t @jacklgoldsmith
added: Sun Jan 29 01:42:45 2017

Steve Bannon said media needs to keep its mouth shut. I've published Bannon's entire divorce file instead.
added: Sun Jan 29 00:17:49 2017 ... if the VPN doesn't go to a server you control, it's probably garbage.
added: Sat Jan 28 22:43:42 2017

R dominance of states & US House through gerrymandering. Now a federal panel calls gerrymandering unconstitutional.
added: Sat Jan 28 15:11:05 2017

Russians Charged With Treason Worked in Office Linked to Election Hacking
added: Sat Jan 28 13:18:57 2017

This week: How is #trade with #China turning out different than economists expected?
added: Sat Jan 28 12:56:00 2017
tags: china, trade

China's capital controls are working, and that's bursting the global real-estate bubble
added: Sat Jan 28 12:45:48 2017

There’s an environmental argument against Trump’s #borderwall, too
added: Sat Jan 28 12:07:01 2017
tags: borderwall

Endangered animals are already cut off by a border wall. Trump wants it much bigger
added: Sat Jan 28 12:03:48 2017

Spectre of empty forests looming for Cambodia and in most forests in Vietnam there’s nothing left bigger than a rat:
added: Sat Jan 28 11:40:36 2017

Osaka dig yields 140 tombs likely from Yayoi Period | The Japan Times -
added: Sat Jan 28 11:27:17 2017

Nobody Wanted to Take Us In: @lizzyratner on how America refused to admit Jewish refugees during WWII @DalrympleWill
added: Sat Jan 28 11:26:36 2017

Moondog: The vagabond who became a countercultural icon
added: Sat Jan 28 11:25:10 2017

Trump aides divided over policy shielding 'dreamer' immigrants: sources
added: Sat Jan 28 11:18:27 2017

This amazes me every time I see it!! // Direct imaging of four planets orbiting the star HR 8799 129
added: Sat Jan 28 11:00:46 2017

Charges dropped against journalist arrested at Trump's inauguration
added: Sat Jan 28 10:30:35 2017

Again, all these excerpt are from this developing story from New Zealand on Peter Thiel
added: Sat Jan 28 10:19:05 2017

Thailand 2017. Man jailed for a decade over online comments about royal family. One comment wasn't even public
added: Sat Jan 28 10:13:34 2017

Man Kicked J.F.K. Airport Worker Wearing Hijab, citing Trump, Prosecutor Says
added: Sat Jan 28 10:07:54 2017

Empathy is biased: people tend to feel for those who look like themselves
added: Sat Jan 28 09:34:43 2017

Donald Trump Will Prioritize Christian Refugees to the U.S. (Everyone Else is Screwed)
added: Sat Jan 28 09:00:15 2017

Mark Zuckerberg is dropping his Hawaiian land lawsuits, calling them ‘a mistake’
added: Sat Jan 28 08:55:17 2017

62 years after Emmett Till, 14, was lynched for being fresh to a white woman, she admits she lied.
added: Sat Jan 28 08:54:19 2017

Donald Trump's immigration ban doesn't include countries where he's conducted business
added: Sat Jan 28 08:30:18 2017

Two black holes merged into one—and 1.3 billion years later, news arrived here #econarchive
added: Sat Jan 28 07:34:29 2017
tags: econarchive

Cool! The Who’s Who of China’s Leading Small Groups via @dtiffroberts
added: Sat Jan 28 07:18:04 2017

Curiosity, not knowledge, is how you change your mind
added: Sat Jan 28 07:00:08 2017

Canada beckons international students with a path to citizenship
added: Sat Jan 28 02:47:05 2017

Ex-KGB agent believed to have helped gather Trump dossier was found dead in his car. Think about that.
added: Sat Jan 28 01:58:44 2017

This #FirstNation Just Banned Industrial Logging and Mining from #VancouverIsland Territory…
added: Sat Jan 28 01:43:00 2017
tags: firstnation, vancouverisland

Hundreds of thousands of people currently have no idea if they can come into the United States
added: Sat Jan 28 01:41:38 2017

Breaking: Trump exec order so broad it could bar 500k *legal residents* from traveling
added: Sat Jan 28 01:13:50 2017

The President has made demonizing the press a central part of his political strategy.
added: Sat Jan 28 00:50:59 2017

There was less network TV coverage of foreign news in 2016 than at any time in 29-year history of Tyndall data base
added: Sat Jan 28 00:49:40 2017

I’ve worked in and around several White Houses, but I’ve never, ever, come across the amount of negative leaks as...
added: Sat Jan 28 00:47:44 2017

Nobel Peace winner Malala 'heartbroken' by Trump order
added: Fri Jan 27 23:28:36 2017

NBC bounces Roker & Tamron Hall for the woman who said the Ferguson PD’s racist Obama jokes were just “office humor”
added: Fri Jan 27 23:22:05 2017

Germans were ready to offer Theresa May an EEA-style deal on free movement, says Clegg via…
added: Fri Jan 27 22:49:01 2017

Association of Facebook Use With Compromised Well-Being: A Longitudinal Study /by…
added: Fri Jan 27 22:07:05 2017

#Tibet locked down, travelers banned during sensitive anniversary:
added: Fri Jan 27 17:58:49 2017
tags: tibet

Carl Sagan’s terrifyingly accurate prediction about the future has resurfaced
added: Fri Jan 27 08:50:00 2017

Another MSF proud moment. 'Global gag rule': stop playing politics with women's lives, MSF tells Trump
added: Fri Jan 27 07:51:49 2017

How long till we run out of shipping related puns on #container stories?
added: Fri Jan 27 07:49:00 2017
tags: container

Israel approves 153 illegal settler homes in occupied East Jerusalem
added: Fri Jan 27 07:00:06 2017

Time-resolved 2M old supernova activity discovered in Earth’s microfossil: Comments:
added: Fri Jan 27 07:00:02 2017

Here's @firstdogonmoon: Science and the Raccoons of the Resistance 💕❤️💕
added: Fri Jan 27 06:59:00 2017

Carrie Lam brushes away John Tsang's claim that he is better to run Hong Kong
added: Fri Jan 27 06:35:11 2017

China's crackdown on outflows is sending shudders through global housing markets
added: Fri Jan 27 00:40:58 2017

In a rare interview, President Trump's strategist Stephen Bannon said the media should "keep its mouth shut"
added: Thu Jan 26 20:12:06 2017

Matt Taibbi explains how 'Trump made idiots of us all': @mtaibbi #InsaneClownPresident on @thenation podcast
added: Thu Jan 26 19:22:01 2017
tags: insaneclownpresident

Celebrity heartthrob Justin Trudeau backs Trump on the Keystone XL pipeline
added: Thu Jan 26 18:45:55 2017

Settler leaders find warm welcome in Trump’s Washington
added: Thu Jan 26 15:45:05 2017

EXPOSED: Docs show Trump admin quietly killing ethics rule that blocks Cabinet officials from enriching fmr clients
added: Thu Jan 26 15:24:45 2017

A march on Washington is being nationally organized to advocate the importance of science to Trump #sciencemarch
added: Thu Jan 26 10:49:38 2017
tags: sciencemarch

Chinese defence of "economic openness" could be preparing ground to pull up drawbridge if Trump goes full trade war.
added: Thu Jan 26 10:48:50 2017

No grounds to prosecute bookseller Lee Bo, says Immigration Department head
added: Thu Jan 26 10:45:10 2017

#China to Step Up Authenticity Checks of Outbound Investments.
added: Thu Jan 26 10:04:23 2017
tags: china

Personality Traits Are Linked To Differences In Brain Structure, Says Researchers
added: Thu Jan 26 10:00:38 2017

Trump Push to Help Small-Town Workers Leaves Farmers Behind via @business
added: Thu Jan 26 08:37:35 2017

June 4th mini-museum draws big crowds
added: Thu Jan 26 08:36:50 2017

RAND's Christopher Paul Discusses the Russian 'Firehose of Falsehood' About that
added: Thu Jan 26 08:35:40 2017

Trump team deletes apology to gay people over mass government discrimination in the 1950s
added: Thu Jan 26 08:34:00 2017

Radical Monk Sues Muslim Group for Calling Him Fake on Facebook
added: Thu Jan 26 08:32:44 2017

A Chinese Nuclear Site, Hidden in a Mountain, Is Reborn as a Tourist Draw - The New York Times
added: Thu Jan 26 08:32:18 2017

A great post by @beep. As designers we forget to include the story, the why of #ui design patterns. #ux
added: Thu Jan 26 07:50:44 2017
tags: ui, ux

China’s premier just extolled the virtues of openness on a news site blocked by China
added: Thu Jan 26 07:49:08 2017

D-Wave has its first customer for a $15 million quantum computer
added: Thu Jan 26 07:34:29 2017

100% agree
added: Thu Jan 26 07:15:37 2017

Roxane Gay Pulls Book From Simon & Schuster In Response To Milo Yiannopoulos Controversy via @jarry
added: Thu Jan 26 07:15:29 2017

.@RBS sets aside further $3.8bn (£3.1bn) to handle fines related to subprime crisis
added: Thu Jan 26 07:15:19 2017

Rescued after 10 years in a cage, sun bear Kaffe is learning how to make friends (PICS)
added: Thu Jan 26 07:15:09 2017

Mook is Clinton's former campaign manager.
added: Thu Jan 26 07:15:00 2017

Blog post: IPv6 on FreeBSD/EC2:
added: Thu Jan 26 07:13:49 2017

Rare example of a Twitter troll being unmasked
added: Thu Jan 26 07:04:21 2017

Boeing Unveils New NASA Spacesuits For Starliner Austronaut Taxi
added: Thu Jan 26 07:00:39 2017

This Awesome Periodic Table Shows the Origins of Every Atom in Your #Body
added: Thu Jan 26 07:00:04 2017
tags: body

Our private calls aren’t so private after all – .@Skype isn’t protecting our privacy.
added: Thu Jan 26 06:32:25 2017

NEW: Peter Thiel is leading the search for the government's top antitrust officials
added: Thu Jan 26 05:53:16 2017

Next HK leader needs Beijing’s help on inequality, says @LJucca.
added: Thu Jan 26 05:51:08 2017

Entire transcript, much of which wasn't aired. He's a total loon.
added: Thu Jan 26 04:55:46 2017

Trump executive order, cutting billions in UN funding, singles out peacekeeping, International Criminal Court, UNFPA
added: Wed Jan 25 19:56:01 2017

#Beijing: More than 50 illegal #ivory products have been seized & 2 men arrested by #China #WildlifeJustice
added: Wed Jan 25 13:44:43 2017
tags: beijing, china, ivory, wildlifejustice

We’ve taken steps to make sure that government employees can leak to us as safely as possible.
added: Wed Jan 25 13:19:52 2017

China gives details of items banned from export to North Korea
added: Wed Jan 25 13:17:45 2017

China's banking regulator issues guidelines on outbound investment
added: Wed Jan 25 13:09:08 2017

AP, citing Kommersant: Kaspersky manager, FSB officer arrested, charged w/ treason via @CherylRofer @LemonSlayerUS
added: Wed Jan 25 13:07:57 2017

Uh Oh, Drone Operators Can't Tell a Weapon From a Shovel (old article still relevant)
added: Wed Jan 25 07:59:16 2017

Chinese military newspaper takes a swipe at HK pop singer Hins Cheung over alleged support for independence via
added: Wed Jan 25 07:00:10 2017

Senate Banking Committee unanimously votes to approve Ben Carson as HUD Secretary
added: Wed Jan 25 06:56:33 2017

Blind-eye claim on dump plans – The Standard – Chan Ho-him
added: Wed Jan 25 06:46:57 2017

Kommersant reporting head of cyber investigation at Kaspersky Lab arrested for treason:
added: Wed Jan 25 05:05:09 2017

Our podcast "Intercepted" premieres tomorrow! Subscribe here to get it on your device first thing in the morning:
added: Wed Jan 25 04:22:10 2017

Four more journalists get felony charges after covering inauguration unrest
added: Wed Jan 25 01:48:48 2017

Air pollution in London passes levels in Beijing...and wood burners are making problem worse via @TelegraphSci
added: Tue Jan 24 22:19:33 2017

Jack Ma has been barnstorming abroad at Davos and in meeting Trump, but Alibaba's growth is still all about China:
added: Tue Jan 24 12:47:34 2017

Final 7s call (for now) for Boks superstar Seabelo Senatla as he aims to tear it up one more time in Welly & Sydney
added: Tue Jan 24 12:24:01 2017

Moving US Embassy to Jerusalem "would signal end of two-state solution" says ex-diplomat who scouted moving Canada's
added: Tue Jan 24 12:18:06 2017

China says will protect South China Sea sovereignty
added: Tue Jan 24 10:52:16 2017

The Chinese government has a long road ahead for rebuilding fisheries and conserving resources #conservation
added: Tue Jan 24 10:50:16 2017
tags: conservation

MFA says release of SAF terrex vehicles is a "positive outcome"
added: Tue Jan 24 10:45:33 2017

To flush or not to flush...Is Taiwan ready to change its toilet habits?
added: Tue Jan 24 10:25:57 2017

Chinese Feminist 'Hooligan Sparrow' Camping in Freezing Home Amid Eviction Threats…
added: Tue Jan 24 10:21:28 2017

Gambia's former president, a loyal but odd friend of China, flees into exile with his Rolls-Royce
added: Tue Jan 24 09:36:51 2017

Kaarel Moppel: Running production PostgreSQL systems on ARM architecture?
added: Tue Jan 24 09:31:30 2017

Wilmington Race Riot of 1898 | The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed -
added: Tue Jan 24 09:31:17 2017

China vows to boost farmland protection as grain output falls
added: Tue Jan 24 09:26:48 2017

Notice how article 148 redefines public spaces to include online spaces, opening door for further content limits
added: Tue Jan 24 09:26:26 2017

Toure criticises players who swap top leagues for China cash
added: Tue Jan 24 09:26:07 2017

Singapore platform BandLab wins award in the US for their next-gen music tool
added: Tue Jan 24 09:25:05 2017

Alright, it's international news now. @BBC News - Hong Kong chortles over Carrie Lam toilet paper hunt
added: Tue Jan 24 09:05:53 2017

Samsung Electronics warns of political risks as chips boost Q4 profit
added: Tue Jan 24 09:05:10 2017

Trump's inauguration hats were made in China
added: Tue Jan 24 09:05:01 2017

For years, Israeli interrogators have kept quiet about what happens during questioning – until now
added: Tue Jan 24 09:03:50 2017

Trump officially won't release his tax returns — so now Wikileaks is after them
added: Tue Jan 24 09:03:00 2017

Trump Global Gag Rule on Abortion 'Will Cost Women Their Lives'
added: Tue Jan 24 09:00:02 2017

Hong Kong Regulator Seeks to Bar Hanergy Founder, Four Directors From Company’s Board
added: Tue Jan 24 09:00:01 2017

Banned from boats in #Myanmar, #Rohingya fish on rafts of junk
added: Tue Jan 24 08:57:57 2017
tags: rohingya, myanmar

@SaraSoueidan As you found out, definitely an agreement. And I even blogged about it recently:
added: Tue Jan 24 08:57:16 2017

China urges U.S. to act and speak cautiously on #SouthChinaSea #Trump
added: Tue Jan 24 08:57:00 2017
tags: trump, southchinasea

Baseball performance takes a hit from jet lag: US study
added: Tue Jan 24 08:56:09 2017

Up to three-quarters of Nigeria’s prison population is serving time without being sentenced by @TheYomiKazeem
added: Tue Jan 24 08:55:35 2017

BT shares plunge after it slashed forecasts on 'inappropriate behaviour in the Italian business'
added: Tue Jan 24 08:51:54 2017

Henry David Thoreau on When Civil Disobedience and Resistance Are Justified (1849)
added: Tue Jan 24 08:51:18 2017

Having attended UN committees meetings on China and having a taste of the review of ICCPR and ICESCR in Taiwan...
added: Tue Jan 24 08:21:11 2017

Pan-dems oppose plan to develop country parks
added: Tue Jan 24 08:18:26 2017

Theresa May sees the Chinese president, Xi Jinping, as a potential economic ally.
added: Tue Jan 24 08:18:19 2017

Cock of the walk: Hong Kong geomancers predict Donald Trump will thrive in Year of the ...…
added: Tue Jan 24 08:16:01 2017

Donald Trump signs anti-abortion executive order surrounded by white men
added: Tue Jan 24 08:09:13 2017

Trump's Trade Policy Has $1 Trillion Manager Buying the Yen
added: Tue Jan 24 08:07:30 2017

South #Korea: no delay for #THAAD #missile deployment, despite Beijing’s objections #China
added: Tue Jan 24 07:19:03 2017
tags: thaad, korea, missile, china

Australia's smash hit cricket competition, the Big Bash, could be coming to Hong Kong
added: Tue Jan 24 07:16:00 2017

.@pjthum issues takedown of Ong Ye Kung’s spew on how a multi-party political system doesn’t work for Singapore.
added: Tue Jan 24 07:15:58 2017

Australia Pushes for TPP Without U.S. After Trump Exits Deal via @bpolitics
added: Tue Jan 24 07:14:55 2017

Wow. British cops use a taser on a black man they thought was a robber; he was their race-relations adviser
added: Tue Jan 24 07:12:18 2017

On, Trump claims killings in DC up 50%, but in fact they're down 17%…
added: Mon Jan 23 21:52:11 2017

There was a secret URL in WebEx that allowed any website to run arbitrary code. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
added: Mon Jan 23 21:23:03 2017

My Latest. The @realDonaldTrump White House ushers in the frightening normalization of downright dishonesty.
added: Mon Jan 23 20:08:37 2017

Wyoming is a big state with lots of howling wind. Investing in renewables would seem like a no brainer, but...
added: Mon Jan 23 19:50:56 2017

Man walking across country barefoot on the side of highways killed #INDIGENOUS #TAIRP
added: Mon Jan 23 16:00:04 2017
tags: indigenous, tairp

I like this blog by @lhoguin, #Erlang "Let it crash" only sounds cool and catchy *when *you know what it means
added: Mon Jan 23 12:47:40 2017
tags: erlang

Foxconn CEO says investment for display plant in U.S. would exceed $7 billion
added: Mon Jan 23 09:27:09 2017

Seriously, this is probably the best assessment of "post-truth" I have read since election.
added: Mon Jan 23 08:55:38 2017

Archaeologists just removed the last coin in a £10 million hoard which was buried for 2,000 years
added: Mon Jan 23 08:48:00 2017

"Captain" of China hedge fund club the ‘Limit-up Kamikaze Squad’ jailed for five years with reported fine of $1.6bn
added: Mon Jan 23 08:44:12 2017

Carrie Lam could face crisis if she wins CE race only with help of pro-Beijing camp, rival Regina Ip says @SCMP_News
added: Mon Jan 23 08:39:42 2017

That was fast. Chinese #bitcoin traders respond to gov't crackdown. @Chao_Deng has the news.
added: Mon Jan 23 07:35:57 2017
tags: bitcoin

China's bitcoin exchanges, eyed by regulators, slap on trading fees
added: Mon Jan 23 07:30:05 2017

Protesters hurl hell money in rally against #Taiwan plan to reform pension schemes
added: Mon Jan 23 07:30:00 2017
tags: taiwan

Xiaomi’s Barra Leaves Phonemaker to Return to Silicon Valley via @technology @edwininla #China #tech
added: Mon Jan 23 07:19:32 2017
tags: tech, china

Meet the Chinese investor who says female bosses are bad for business
added: Mon Jan 23 07:16:51 2017

Foxconn’s $7 bln U.S. bet goes beyond politics @mak_robyn
added: Mon Jan 23 06:47:57 2017

US counterintelligence agents have looked into contacts between Russia and Donald Trump's national security adviser.
added: Mon Jan 23 06:06:32 2017

Buzzfeed's article on the Bloomberg terminal - is it the least Buzzfeed story Buzzfeed has every written?
added: Mon Jan 23 06:04:55 2017

China tightens Great Firewall by declaring unauthorised VPN services illegal | South China Morning Post
added: Mon Jan 23 06:03:26 2017

In just 3 years the war on science in Canada resulted in an 80% reduction in media coverage of climate change.
added: Sun Jan 22 18:57:15 2017

Lady Gaga has reportedly been banned from talking about Donald Trump during her Super Bowl performance next month.
added: Sun Jan 22 11:30:22 2017

Taco Bell exec is suing the Uber driver he beat up for $5 million #1yrago
added: Sun Jan 22 04:00:25 2017
tags: 1yrago

Costs for wind and solar energy have been cut roughly in half since 2008.
added: Sun Jan 22 03:53:00 2017

Rereading this @camanpour speech at the @pressfreedom gala again today.
added: Sun Jan 22 03:30:55 2017

Women hate Donald Trump so much they are even marching against him in Antarctica
added: Sun Jan 22 01:43:40 2017

Tyrant in Code: Coders Don't Represent Society; 1st Adopters Are a Skewed Sample; and Moral Implications Are Ignored
added: Sat Jan 21 23:40:52 2017

Huge turnout for the #womensmarchsiouxfalls. More than 3,300 - quite the feat for a city our size.
added: Sat Jan 21 19:31:10 2017
tags: womensmarchsiouxfalls

Daniel Barenboim’s mission for better music education via @WSJ
added: Sat Jan 21 14:35:19 2017

#OTD 1946 largest #strike in #USA #history took place - 750000 steelworkers part of a massive strike wave after WWII
added: Sat Jan 21 14:34:07 2017
tags: otd, history, strike, usa

1st it was cos God said do it,now it's to avoid constitutional crisis if BJ refuses to appt other winner #CarrieLam
added: Sat Jan 21 14:28:17 2017
tags: carrielam

1st it was cos God said do it,now it's to avoid constitutional crisis if BJ refuses to appt other winner #CarrieLam
added: Sat Jan 21 14:28:17 2017
tags: carrielam

嘩,好驚囉,得你任命得囉,原來習帝主動同反對中央份子扼兩次手囉 【特首選戰】自稱獲欽點?林鄭:參選為阻中央不能任命者當選
added: Sat Jan 21 14:26:04 2017

Buses for #WomensMarch arrive in Washington, DC (via @EricWeisbrod)
added: Sat Jan 21 14:21:11 2017
tags: womensmarch

@matthewstoller it is a long essay in New Left Review
added: Sat Jan 21 13:45:14 2017

Metallica celebrates Hong Kong arrival with songs banned during mainland dates via @SCMP_News
added: Sat Jan 21 13:45:05 2017

Friendly reminder: I'm trying to improve #erlang docs, please check the improvements here and provide feedback:
added: Sat Jan 21 12:24:15 2017
tags: erlang

In Pictures: Hong Kong's subdivided 'mini' flats boom as CY's gov't fails to rein in record-high prices @hongkongfp
added: Sat Jan 21 11:31:39 2017

#GOVHK Employers to get MPF grace period
added: Sat Jan 21 11:27:22 2017
tags: govhk

Marine Le Pen takes the lead in French presidential race, major poll shows
added: Sat Jan 21 09:30:06 2017

Ancient poop of astonishing creatures that once roamed Oz indicates humans cause of their extinction 45k years ago
added: Sat Jan 21 09:26:42 2017

Asian media decry isolationist Trump, fear economic, diplomatic turmoil
added: Sat Jan 21 09:17:46 2017

Didi guts Shanghai fleet following anti-migrant rules; 3% of 410,000 drivers in Shanghai have a local hukou via @FT
added: Sat Jan 21 08:37:05 2017

Ballots and threat of bullets force Jammeh to go in #Gambia via @FT
added: Sat Jan 21 06:38:08 2017
tags: gambia

Macau rogue transactions see five-fold increase, but insiders say it could be ten times higher via @SCMP_news
added: Sat Jan 21 03:32:44 2017

molasses (0.3.1): A feature toggle library using redis. It allows to roll out to users based on a percen...
added: Sat Jan 21 03:32:00 2017

Trump has been enormously successful at making people irrationally afraid of crime:
added: Fri Jan 20 23:00:58 2017

Of the 209 counties that flipped Obama to Trump, 75% saw more businesses close than open 2010-2014. @InnovateEconomy
added: Fri Jan 20 14:20:29 2017

Ship avoid new 'pirate hot spot' in waters west of the Philippines
added: Fri Jan 20 09:18:41 2017

ChemChina seeks U.S. anti-trust approval for Syngenta deal
added: Fri Jan 20 09:14:40 2017

#Apple wants 15yr tax holiday & customs duties waiver to make #iPhones in India: Greedy #MNCs?Govt resources 4 #SDGs?
added: Fri Jan 20 08:49:05 2017
tags: apple, iphones, mncs, sdgs

Could China's system replace democracy? My thoughts in a piece by the @AsiaSociety
added: Fri Jan 20 08:45:28 2017

JP Morgan boss Jamie Dimon just got a rise - to $28m
added: Fri Jan 20 08:42:38 2017

Why Hollywood’s wholesome American heroes need help from China to save the world these days
added: Fri Jan 20 08:40:17 2017

Beijing censors: 'It is forbidden for websites to carry out live streaming or picture reports of the inauguration'
added: Fri Jan 20 08:36:33 2017

Government sues America’s largest student loan company for cheating borrowers
added: Fri Jan 20 08:35:05 2017

Facebook’s Zuckerberg sues to force land sales via @staradvertiser
added: Fri Jan 20 08:34:44 2017

2,000 GM workers to lose jobs on #TrumpInauguration Day; area voted heavily for @realDonaldTrump in election
added: Fri Jan 20 08:30:24 2017
tags: trumpinauguration

What Became of #HongKong (Part 1) @jojjeols
added: Fri Jan 20 08:26:47 2017
tags: hongkong

Vietnamese Authorities Suppress South China Sea Demonstrations marking anniversary of 1974 Paracels battle
added: Fri Jan 20 07:59:45 2017

"I don't think Trump understands how much damage China could do if we provoke it unnecessarily" says @SusanShirk1
added: Fri Jan 20 07:59:05 2017

Marine Le Pen holds lead in latest first round French election poll
added: Fri Jan 20 07:57:00 2017

Australia in firing line if US and China go to war, experts warn w/ Peter Jennings, Sow Keat Tok, @captainbrown
added: Fri Jan 20 07:55:19 2017

Snowman level: Japan. ☃🇯🇵
added: Fri Jan 20 07:43:04 2017

An Eloquent Testimony of Life Under Authoritarian Rule - Taiwan Sentinel
added: Fri Jan 20 07:36:03 2017

Senegal troops to advance at noon if Gambia’s Jammeh refuses to cede power
added: Fri Jan 20 07:33:10 2017

Taiwan fears becoming a pawn in Donald Trump’s emerging battle with China
added: Fri Jan 20 07:32:52 2017

Concluding observations by int'l experts for Taiwan's self-created human rights treaty review, Chinese
added: Fri Jan 20 07:30:19 2017

“Not sustainable”: What economists have to say about China's latest economic growth numbrers
added: Fri Jan 20 07:28:06 2017

#香港警察 #警訊 #提防警賊 #警隊非常重視人員的操守 警車調頭撞鐵欄 兩男私了即閃 [2017-01-20]...
added: Fri Jan 20 07:26:34 2017
tags: 警隊非常重視人員的操守, 警訊, 提防警賊, 香港警察

Asian stocks, dollar drop as Trump caution outweighs China GDP
added: Fri Jan 20 07:24:47 2017

Donald Trump announces plans for military parades in US cities
added: Fri Jan 20 07:24:00 2017

Villagers are knitting jumpers for elephants to protect them from near-freezing temperatures
added: Fri Jan 20 07:21:00 2017

Faced with hostility from Washington, London and Moscow, the EU looks towards Beijing | via @gideonrachman
added: Fri Jan 20 07:21:00 2017

China's GDP last year was 6.7% but do you believe the statistics?
added: Fri Jan 20 07:16:36 2017

Intercepted Russian Communications Part of Inquiry Into Trump Associates
added: Fri Jan 20 07:16:31 2017

Here's a police force that thinks the law doesn't apply to it. The driver needs to be charged with careless driving.
added: Fri Jan 20 07:15:08 2017

Jailed Chinese lawyer Xie Yang offers a remarkably detailed account of his abuse in police custody [corrects link]
added: Fri Jan 20 06:48:02 2017

Fabulous blog written on Ancient Indian Art. MUST READ.. #IndianArt @DalrympleWill @DapperHistorian @HistorianHelen
added: Fri Jan 20 06:21:14 2017
tags: indianart

World Health Organization's head pledges to uphold one-China principle
added: Fri Jan 20 06:06:11 2017

Jho Low's relatives allowed to transfer US$370m worth of assets to new trustee
added: Fri Jan 20 05:57:09 2017

Congress moves to give away national lands #ResistTrump #publiclands
added: Fri Jan 20 05:16:06 2017
tags: publiclands, resisttrump

Concussion is most commonly reported Premiership match injury - #RugbyUnited
added: Fri Jan 20 02:09:25 2017
tags: rugbyunited

Hughes Returns to Captain Eagles 7's #rugbyunited
added: Thu Jan 19 20:22:24 2017
tags: rugbyunited

Vancouver 7's Officially Sold Out #rugbyunited
added: Thu Jan 19 19:15:34 2017
tags: rugbyunited

Fair points raised #rugbyunited - New tackle laws may restrict Pacific players, says former Samoa captain Dan Leo
added: Thu Jan 19 18:58:19 2017
tags: rugbyunited

@FourOctets @Laughing_Mantis I decompiled the APK and it is getting a more info than just your IMEI -
added: Thu Jan 19 17:33:26 2017

30 missing after avalanche buries hotel in Italy
added: Thu Jan 19 14:40:02 2017

Paid insert in Wall Street Journal carries #CCP #propaganda #China
added: Thu Jan 19 14:35:31 2017
tags: china, ccp, propaganda

This is great.
added: Thu Jan 19 14:28:37 2017

England the Latest on Board to Change Eligibility Law to 5 Years #rugbyunited
added: Thu Jan 19 12:57:14 2017
tags: rugbyunited

Old memories and recent encounters from a Kashmir we have irretrievably lost…
added: Thu Jan 19 12:40:00 2017

Google loses Android friends with Pixel exclusivity
added: Thu Jan 19 12:27:52 2017

Chelsea Manning will 'no longer be receiving gender assignment surgery'
added: Thu Jan 19 12:27:36 2017

China’s Local Governments Boost Oversight of Regional Exchanges
added: Thu Jan 19 12:25:54 2017

$30 billion Nanjing chip factory is latest China investment in semiconductors. U.S. govt has been watching closely
added: Thu Jan 19 12:25:30 2017

Facebook bans Russian state broadcaster RT from posting articles
added: Thu Jan 19 12:24:46 2017

Davos CEOs 'go local' on supply chain in Trump era: #WEF17
added: Thu Jan 19 11:58:26 2017
tags: wef17

Choice for Health Secretary Is Vague on Replacing Affordable Care Act, via @nytimes
added: Thu Jan 19 11:57:54 2017

China to Issue Negative List for State Firms’ Outbound Investment
added: Thu Jan 19 11:57:22 2017

Assessing the China Challenge for Trump’s Presidency via @CarnegieEndow
added: Thu Jan 19 11:56:48 2017

#Vietnam signals softer stance on contested #SouthChinaSea
added: Thu Jan 19 11:56:04 2017
tags: vietnam, southchinasea

Jewish centres across US evacuated after hoax bomb threats
added: Thu Jan 19 11:55:54 2017

Why it’s such a bad idea for Trump to use an off-the-shelf smartphone
added: Thu Jan 19 11:54:14 2017

Forgotten audio formats: 8-track tapes
added: Thu Jan 19 11:54:03 2017

Bernie Sanders Just Showed the Country How Wrong Tom Price Is for HHS | The Nation
added: Thu Jan 19 11:35:05 2017

Can Democrats Count on Demographic Shifts to Put Them Back in Power? | The Nation
added: Thu Jan 19 11:34:44 2017

Israeli navy opens fire towards Gazan fishermen
added: Thu Jan 19 11:34:01 2017

Senegalese troops are poised to cross the border into The Gambia
added: Thu Jan 19 11:33:42 2017

At least 75 people injured in Tehran building collapse: Iranian state TV
added: Thu Jan 19 11:32:35 2017

EU might loose Moldova to Putin's Eurasian Union. Bad news, particularly for Moldova...
added: Thu Jan 19 11:32:10 2017

Chinese plans to blow up Mekong rapids and islets for shipping could cause multiple species extinctions:
added: Thu Jan 19 10:48:49 2017

Rights Groups @hrw + @amnesty Ask #China to Free Tibetan Education Advocate | @comradewong via @nytimes
added: Thu Jan 19 10:44:49 2017
tags: china

Tehran fire: dozens of firefighters killed after tower collapses:
added: Thu Jan 19 10:40:29 2017

China calls for 'cool-headed' resolution of Gambia crisis
added: Thu Jan 19 10:04:37 2017

Actress sues model over Facebook posts under Article 66(d). #Burma #Myanmar
added: Thu Jan 19 10:04:17 2017
tags: burma, myanmar

#Taiwan Ex-Deputy #Defense Minister Lin Chong-pin 林中斌 : 4,000 #Chinese #spies in Taiwan | Taiwan News
added: Thu Jan 19 10:03:09 2017
tags: taiwan, chinese, defense, spies

More snow falls across Mediterranean countries
added: Thu Jan 19 10:00:47 2017

Dozens wounded in Tehran as iconic building collapses after fire
added: Thu Jan 19 10:00:08 2017

Jammu-Srinagar National Highway open for one-way traffic
added: Thu Jan 19 10:00:01 2017

U.S. Commerce nominee Ross calls China 'most protectionist' country
added: Thu Jan 19 09:59:02 2017

Photos show 'weaponised commercial drones' in Iraq // a news everybody in the industry dreads to read.
added: Thu Jan 19 09:58:25 2017

This is how young Republicans pay off student loans these days? Writing fake news?
added: Thu Jan 19 09:57:45 2017

#China EV startup Future Mobility to build a $1.7 billion factory via @business
added: Thu Jan 19 09:57:34 2017
tags: china

Listeners lukewarm to CY's phone-in programme on Policy Address
added: Thu Jan 19 09:56:59 2017

Bernie Sanders and Trump’s Pick for Health and Human Services Face Off Right to Health Care
added: Thu Jan 19 09:56:04 2017

#義大利 地震引發雪崩,旅社約30人生死不明 #Italy #earthquake
added: Thu Jan 19 09:00:01 2017
tags: italy, earthquake, 義大利

#Trump inauguration: #Taiwan delegation could 'disturb Sino-US relations' #SouthChinaSea
added: Thu Jan 19 08:57:02 2017
tags: southchinasea, trump, taiwan

Authorities urged to arrest Jho Low after new revelations in Singapore court
added: Thu Jan 19 08:54:18 2017

Be like Daphnis.
added: Thu Jan 19 08:50:28 2017

‘Like Being in Prison with a Salary’: The Secret World of the Shipping Industry…
added: Thu Jan 19 08:50:08 2017

Dean suggested that students name the group something else – "something a little less controversial"
added: Thu Jan 19 08:49:28 2017

The terrifying Gmail scam that's incredibly difficult to spot
added: Thu Jan 19 08:49:01 2017

BREAKING: Video shows #Tehran’s iconic Plasco building collapsing after serious fire
added: Thu Jan 19 08:48:16 2017
tags: tehran

Unsolved problems hang over Hong Kong leader's last policy address
added: Thu Jan 19 08:45:56 2017

Breaking: Alibaba’s UCWeb bets $30m on its news aggregator business in India, Indonesia
added: Thu Jan 19 08:45:26 2017

"Xi's unwavering support on climate great encouragement to those thinking of wavering" spin docs enjoying UN speech
added: Thu Jan 19 08:45:17 2017

Pictures from the avalanche which buried a hotel in central Italy emerge; 30 people missing
added: Thu Jan 19 08:42:33 2017

#Centrelink staff told not to fix mistakes in debt notices – whistleblower
added: Thu Jan 19 08:34:19 2017
tags: centrelink

Boris Johnson attacks French President using Nazi comparison
added: Thu Jan 19 08:09:00 2017
added: Thu Jan 19 08:08:00 2017

China says can resolve trade disputes with new U.S. government
added: Thu Jan 19 08:05:09 2017

'Up to 30' dead found in Italian hotel after avalanche
added: Thu Jan 19 08:04:15 2017

Mexican anti-logging activist Isidro Baldenegro killed #GoldmanPrize #Mexico #environment #logging #murder #Isidro
added: Thu Jan 19 07:35:16 2017
tags: environment, mexico, logging, murder, isidro, goldmanprize

China's methodical squeeze on South Korea to stall installation of Theatre High Altitude Air Defence (Thaads) system
added: Thu Jan 19 07:28:54 2017

China's propaganda organs order media to "handle Trump carefully"
added: Thu Jan 19 07:08:31 2017

Jerry Cohen, the renown China legal scholar, dubs a speech by its top judge "the most enormous ideological setback"
added: Thu Jan 19 05:33:45 2017

Not only is a Taiwanese delegation attending Trump's inauguration, its been led by a longtime independence advocate
added: Thu Jan 19 05:04:18 2017

Corruption "is not a show of ruthless strength and power, but rather of weakness and vulnerability"- @ZephyrTeachout
added: Thu Jan 19 04:20:17 2017

I am not 'CY Leung 2.0,' says Hong Kong leadership contender Carrie Lam -
added: Thu Jan 19 04:06:02 2017

Trump team is *asking lobbyists who to hire.* [via @thegarance]
added: Thu Jan 19 03:41:27 2017

You're Smart Enough for Elixir
added: Thu Jan 19 02:31:04 2017
added: Thu Jan 19 02:12:11 2017

Passwords used by Trump’s incoming cyber security adv Giuliani &13 other top staff members leaked in mass hacks
added: Wed Jan 18 22:03:26 2017

The Future of GenStage and Flow
added: Wed Jan 18 19:08:03 2017

MakerBot’s CEO resigns, President appointed to lead desktop 3D printing division of Stratasys - - #3dprinting
added: Wed Jan 18 18:54:38 2017
tags: 3dprinting

What has the Cultural Revolution done to the Chinese soul? We hardly know.
added: Wed Jan 18 14:50:06 2017

How to read a UTF-8 encoded file with Erlang
added: Wed Jan 18 13:36:04 2017

"Donald Trump’s team wants to restructure the State Department to focus more heavily on counterterrorism."
added: Wed Jan 18 13:13:04 2017

.@John_Hudson with the scoop: Congresswoman @TulsiGabbard just departed Damascus after a secret visit.
added: Wed Jan 18 13:00:33 2017

Remember the #PanamaPapers? Corruption is so last year
added: Wed Jan 18 12:30:10 2017
tags: panamapapers

"China is threatening to, and is preparing to, take steps in retaliation"
added: Wed Jan 18 11:58:47 2017

White House: "Stark Difference" Between @xychelsea, @Snowden
added: Wed Jan 18 10:15:17 2017

China province admits falsifying fiscal data via @FT
added: Wed Jan 18 08:55:58 2017

Hall of Fame first baseman Willie McCovey pardoned by Obama | Sport | The Guardian
added: Wed Jan 18 08:08:36 2017

Rabbi Arik Ascherman: Israel has decided to evict a 100-year-old Israeli citizen because he's not Jewish
added: Wed Jan 18 07:25:07 2017

Marco Rubio to introduce "the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act in the coming days” #HK
added: Wed Jan 18 07:24:24 2017
tags: hk

Boffins link ALIEN STRUCTURE ON VENUS to Solar System's biggest ever grav wave
added: Wed Jan 18 07:21:26 2017

U.S. lobby says China protectionism fuelling foreign business pessimism
added: Wed Jan 18 07:20:47 2017

China's Xi says willing to help resolve Ukraine crisis
added: Wed Jan 18 07:20:30 2017

Florida saw 32 percent more gun homicides because of “stand your ground”
added: Wed Jan 18 07:03:01 2017

'Found: A 400-Year-Old Buddha Statue, Hidden Under a Manmade Lake' @atlasobscura
added: Wed Jan 18 06:55:08 2017

Edward Snowden allowed to stay in Russia for 'a couple more years'
added: Wed Jan 18 06:28:55 2017

"The way to secure the #chiru’s future is to guarantee remaining unpopulated areas don't become grazing territory"
added: Wed Jan 18 06:00:15 2017
tags: chiru

China's December home price growth moderates, bubble fears abate
added: Wed Jan 18 05:58:23 2017

Remember this, from Nov 2015? Wondering if that committee was ever set up - let alone produced anything (or minutes)
added: Wed Jan 18 05:55:09 2017

An update from the front lines against the Sabal Trail Sinkhole Pipeline. Water Protectors uniting. #ProgressForAll
added: Wed Jan 18 05:50:01 2017
tags: progressforall

China orders local meteorological bureaus to stop issuing smog alerts
added: Wed Jan 18 05:46:10 2017

Modern Art Was Used As a Torture Technique in Prison Cells During the Spanish Civil War
added: Wed Jan 18 05:40:29 2017

Nice round up of the latest "action" in the semi-official campaign. Wishing Woo had been covered too.
added: Wed Jan 18 05:35:57 2017

Palestinian killed in Israeli home demolition
added: Wed Jan 18 05:15:09 2017

How is this even possible?! FP&L permitted to dump radioactive waste water under the water table. Poisoning 4profit.
added: Wed Jan 18 05:12:37 2017

A Long List of What We Know Thanks to Private Manning
added: Wed Jan 18 05:11:33 2017

Wan Chai Sports Ground to be redeveloped
added: Wed Jan 18 05:10:16 2017

More U.S. companies shelving China investments amid trade uncertainty, AmCham annual survey says
added: Wed Jan 18 05:04:34 2017

If you plan to be in a seething mass of humans at some point here's how to keep yourself safe.
added: Wed Jan 18 04:45:08 2017

Qualcomm to contest FTC charge, says it has not withheld, threatened to withhold chip supply
added: Wed Jan 18 04:41:06 2017

Adrian Lamo (@6)'s statement today on Manning: "I remain confident in my 2010 decision... She committed a crime..."
added: Wed Jan 18 04:38:49 2017

“Hong Kong is an inalienable part of China. There is no space for Hong Kong independence," says C.Y. Leung
added: Wed Jan 18 04:37:08 2017

#PolicyAddress2017 full report: #HongKong #施政報告
added: Wed Jan 18 04:30:40 2017
tags: policyaddress2017, hongkong, 施政報告

And #cyclabliity for bicycle lovers #policyaddress2017
added: Wed Jan 18 04:28:13 2017
tags: cyclabliity, policyaddress2017

#Walkability on menu in #hongkong in 2017 #policyaddress2017
added: Wed Jan 18 04:27:20 2017
tags: hongkong, walkability, policyaddress2017

China talks a lot about "lifting" 700 million out of poverty, but only in English. Interesting piece by @rob_schmitz
added: Wed Jan 18 04:05:46 2017

#China breaks a human rights lawyer w 500+ days secret detention, torture #China owes famil…
added: Wed Jan 18 03:55:05 2017
tags: china

~4:00 is where DeVos says the states (!) should get to decide on the Individuals with Disabilities in Education Act:
added: Wed Jan 18 02:26:42 2017

Will engaging China promote good governance? | Brookings Institution By colleague Jamie Horsley
added: Wed Jan 18 02:26:11 2017

Devastating critique of WTO fallback option from @jpmorgan
added: Tue Jan 17 22:44:56 2017

Catch the latest ep w/ @gausby talking about going from @elixirlang to #erlang #myelixirstatus
added: Tue Jan 17 18:36:53 2017
tags: erlang, myelixirstatus

A recent NYT article chose stereotypes about people using food stamps instead of facts by @rebeccavallas @kfgrobbins
added: Tue Jan 17 15:09:37 2017

Facebook is now reportedly "pushing publishers to create longer, premium video content" instead of live video.
added: Tue Jan 17 13:48:12 2017

Does the current rail dispute justify yet more reform to strike legislation?
added: Tue Jan 17 12:50:05 2017

5 places in India even Indians can't visit without permits
added: Tue Jan 17 12:50:00 2017

Flying cars are going into testing this year
added: Tue Jan 17 12:24:08 2017

Legislative Council Panel on Home Affairs visits Hong Kong Sports Institute
added: Tue Jan 17 12:24:05 2017

Israeli Soldiers Uproot Hundreds Of Olive Tree For Illegal Colonialist Road -
added: Tue Jan 17 12:21:03 2017

A UX Designer’s Guide to Improving Speed of Use #design #ux #ui
added: Tue Jan 17 12:20:20 2017
tags: design, ui, ux

UPDATE: Pound gains more than 1.5pct, on track for best daily rise in six months.
added: Tue Jan 17 12:06:09 2017

JUST IN: UK PM May says government will put the final Brexit deal to a vote in both Houses of Parliament:
added: Tue Jan 17 12:05:17 2017

Wal-Mart to add 10,000 U.S. jobs in 2017
added: Tue Jan 17 12:03:06 2017

Why Paul Chan was picked to replace John Tsang
added: Tue Jan 17 11:35:11 2017

One in Six Accounts Secured With Password '123456' via @InfoSecHotSpot
added: Tue Jan 17 11:12:25 2017

Jersey's addiction to the proceeds of kleptocrats, tax evaders, and organised crime is having a bitter aftertaste:
added: Tue Jan 17 11:03:42 2017

Profit is the motor of capitalism. What would it be under socialism?
added: Tue Jan 17 10:40:05 2017

Female shark conceives offspring asexually in world first
added: Tue Jan 17 10:10:19 2017

Chinese Embassy organizes street protests against #ivory trade in Tanzania #elephant…
added: Tue Jan 17 10:03:23 2017
tags: ivory, elephant

Dalit struggles and choice
added: Tue Jan 17 10:02:20 2017

Rock'n'roll! Here are some of The Best Live Rock Music Venues in Hong Kong #music
added: Tue Jan 17 10:00:59 2017
tags: music

Scientists Turn Docile Mice Into Ruthless Hunters
added: Tue Jan 17 10:00:37 2017

With their threats to China, Trump and Tillerson are making rookie blunders that will only hurt US credibility,...
added: Tue Jan 17 10:00:15 2017

HSBC attacked by Greenpeace over financing palm oil companies via @FT
added: Tue Jan 17 09:58:21 2017

China Orders Registration of App Stores
added: Tue Jan 17 09:48:00 2017

Top diplomatic negotiator in Cuba warns Trump: 'aggression doesn't work'
added: Tue Jan 17 09:03:07 2017

Russia expects dialogue with Trump on nuclear weapons: Lavrov
added: Tue Jan 17 09:02:55 2017

The racist, anti-Semitic origins of right-to-work
added: Tue Jan 17 09:01:09 2017

Devastating report on Evergrande. "We wonder whether its auditors, PWC, are asleep." h/t @n_gough
added: Tue Jan 17 08:59:56 2017

Outcry after Chinese tourists ‘steal’ Donald Duck’s sweets at Disneyland
added: Tue Jan 17 08:59:54 2017

Pacific conflict looms between America and China If #Trump confronts Chinese govt he cannot rely on allies’ support
added: Tue Jan 17 08:57:00 2017
tags: trump

Former #Taiwan premier to attend #Trump inauguration
added: Tue Jan 17 08:55:33 2017
tags: taiwan, trump

As the Earth Shook, They Stood Firm - The New York Times
added: Tue Jan 17 08:55:14 2017

Weaseling Out of Things Is A Core Trump Skill
added: Tue Jan 17 08:43:39 2017

What Thomas Merton and Muhammad Ali Had in Common - By Lonnie Ali, The New York Times
added: Tue Jan 17 08:41:40 2017

Underwater search for MH370 ends with no trace of missing jet
added: Tue Jan 17 08:41:34 2017

Plans for Hong Kong's controversial Palace Museum project revealed
added: Tue Jan 17 08:36:20 2017

【西九故宮】傳真社稱獲初步設計圖 外型呈鼎狀高8層 (15:06) 大家都知,呢d圖擺明就係自己行出則房啦。
added: Tue Jan 17 08:33:08 2017

Top Chinese official to meet Philippines' Duterte
added: Tue Jan 17 08:31:08 2017

Hackers behind infamous Locky ransomware are still on vacation...
added: Tue Jan 17 08:31:03 2017

#SCMP ‘It has to be whiter than white’: Donald Tsang interviews played at misconduct trial reveal efforts to shift…
added: Tue Jan 17 08:30:36 2017
tags: scmp

China's critics have critics: a committee for 'healthy development of online filmcritics' via @chinarealtime
added: Tue Jan 17 08:23:34 2017

Court rejects loggers' bid to dismantle Orang Asli blockade
added: Tue Jan 17 08:00:05 2017

Oops, Australian Immigration Department illegally spent $1 billion on illegal detention: audit #auspol via @abcnews
added: Tue Jan 17 07:39:37 2017
tags: auspol

3 arrests made on Backwater Bridge #NoDAPL
added: Tue Jan 17 05:53:47 2017
tags: nodapl

ChinaThwarts Effort to Appeal Recent Wukan Sentences A son was held at gunpoint to sign away right to appeal for mom
added: Tue Jan 17 05:37:12 2017

The EPA analysis indicates that honey bees can be harmed by the widely-used pesticides clo…
added: Tue Jan 17 03:23:13 2017

Chief Exec. hopeful Regina Ip admits some of her supporters switched to Carrie Lam's camp
added: Tue Jan 17 02:40:23 2017

"America has unthinkingly succumbed to [China's 'One China' wordplay" says John Bolton
added: Tue Jan 17 02:38:13 2017

Higher Wages for Low-Income Workers Lead to Higher Productivity, via @PIIE
added: Tue Jan 17 00:05:08 2017

Moody's pays $864m to settle US allegations of inflated credit ratings. UK govt apes the 3 unwise monkeys.
added: Mon Jan 16 18:35:23 2017

83% found outside information to be "of greater impact on their lives than decisions by the N. Korean government."
added: Mon Jan 16 17:05:28 2017

The Treasure Guardian: Keeping the Kremlin Jewels Safe:
added: Mon Jan 16 13:36:52 2017

This has been going on for 7 years!
added: Mon Jan 16 13:01:58 2017

Chinese, US team invent air filter made of soya beans that blocks almost all harmful pollutants.
added: Mon Jan 16 13:01:00 2017

Looking Back On Tsai's Central America Visit by @brianhioe Link:
added: Mon Jan 16 13:00:03 2017

FBI's pre-election sweep of Muslim Americans raises surveillance fears
added: Mon Jan 16 12:58:04 2017

Five Books About Surviving Surveillance via @tordotcom
added: Mon Jan 16 12:57:22 2017

CIA boss says Trump 'doesn't understand Russia' in scathing attack on President-elect
added: Mon Jan 16 12:55:36 2017

"‘Kompromat’ and the Danger of Doubt and Confusion in a Democracy." Good analysis in The Interpreter/NYT.
added: Mon Jan 16 12:55:20 2017

6 best vlogging cameras
added: Mon Jan 16 12:43:01 2017

The yuan will keep on falling, according to the currency's top forecaster Predicts RMB at 7.26 by September
added: Mon Jan 16 12:41:57 2017

Low-key reaction from Phillipines after China places anti-aircraft weapons on 7 man-made islands in South China Sea.
added: Mon Jan 16 12:40:35 2017

US and Switzerland agree new data transfer framework
added: Mon Jan 16 12:39:47 2017

Bill paving way for Turkish 'strongman' presidency passes first vote in parliament
added: Mon Jan 16 12:35:03 2017

shorter Paul Krugman: we don't gotta respect shit.
added: Mon Jan 16 12:30:07 2017

Judge booted off NY Supreme Court after cursing out prosecutor via @nypmetro
added: Mon Jan 16 12:24:23 2017

Preserve access to others markets, capital while restricting their access to China. Globaliz w Ch characteristics.
added: Mon Jan 16 12:24:12 2017

Police street check data shows we need more journalists, more news organizations by @skimber (behind paywall)
added: Mon Jan 16 12:23:47 2017

Accessibility Testing in Angular 1 and 2 by @MarcySutton #webdev #a11y #angularJS
added: Mon Jan 16 12:20:18 2017
tags: a11y, angularjs, webdev

Interesting look at history of the phrase "political correctness" and how it is used
added: Mon Jan 16 12:07:19 2017

Hong Kong tycoon Li to buy Australian energy firm Duet - Fox News
added: Mon Jan 16 12:06:57 2017

Allianz's El-Erian says strong U.S. dollar biggest risk in 2017
added: Mon Jan 16 12:05:05 2017

#Ukraine bans independent Russian TV channel Dozhd #PressFreedom
added: Mon Jan 16 12:05:01 2017
tags: pressfreedom, ukraine

Tech moguls dominate Oxfam's rich people Hateful 8
added: Mon Jan 16 12:04:58 2017

【電器下半年收循環再造徵費】 【最終轉嫁給消費者?】 全港每年產生約 7 萬公噸棄置的電器和電子產品。 環保署計劃下半年開始,向電器及電子產品供應商,收取每件產品十多元至百多元的循環再造徵費。...
added: Mon Jan 16 12:00:07 2017

"In Caribbean alone, more than half of the mammal species went extinct after human colonisation"
added: Mon Jan 16 12:00:06 2017

Trump cybersecurity advisor taken to task over his own insecure we... via @InfoSecHotSpot
added: Mon Jan 16 11:42:25 2017

Obama uses final interview as President to slam Israeli policy on settlements
added: Mon Jan 16 11:39:44 2017

A warning for the losers of the liberal elite: If you make the same mistakes in 2017, populists will win everywhere
added: Mon Jan 16 11:38:15 2017

Israel's attorney general, a Netanyahu appointee, is doing his part to jam up the Netanyahu investigation.
added: Mon Jan 16 11:35:20 2017

Cathay Pacific shares jump on new business strategy via @markets @business #HongKong #aviation #stocks
added: Mon Jan 16 11:35:00 2017
tags: aviation, stocks, hongkong

Wisconsin considers easing teacher licensing rules. via @WEAU13News
added: Mon Jan 16 11:35:00 2017

$30 Israeli “GPS anti-jammer” hits market [targets UAS reqs; counter-acts w null steering…
added: Mon Jan 16 11:30:06 2017

Rare 19th Century Bird Art Discovered In China
added: Mon Jan 16 11:25:26 2017
added: Mon Jan 16 10:55:49 2017

"Rich countries aren’t developing poor countries; poor countries are developing rich ones." #globaldev
added: Mon Jan 16 10:44:06 2017
tags: globaldev

Water is a human right - Stop water privatization in Greece! Sign the petition! #Right2Water
added: Mon Jan 16 10:31:51 2017
tags: right2water

#CHANNELNEWS Taiwan probing gang links to protest against HK activists
added: Mon Jan 16 10:10:08 2017
tags: channelnews

How do we know what 'dead' languages sounded like?
added: Mon Jan 16 10:05:18 2017

As #Trump era looms, Beijing fortifies the #SouthChinaSea
added: Mon Jan 16 10:04:04 2017
tags: trump, southchinasea

Martin Luther King, Jr. Left Behind a Subversive Legacy
added: Mon Jan 16 10:00:03 2017

The effort to protect environmental data from Trump
added: Mon Jan 16 10:00:01 2017

Africa’s 2017 will be tough, but a Trump presidency could have a silver lining by @YinkaWrites
added: Mon Jan 16 09:59:05 2017

Understanding SVG Radial Gradients
added: Mon Jan 16 09:57:52 2017

Viewers declare Sherlock finale 'incomprehensible bollocks' and a poor version of Black Mirror
added: Mon Jan 16 09:57:32 2017

Alibaba bids $2.6B for a controlling stake in Chinese mall operator Intime, a 42% premium
added: Mon Jan 16 09:56:09 2017

Protesters shut down Milo Yiannopoulos and Martin Shkreli event
added: Mon Jan 16 08:42:00 2017

The book "Heavy Metal Africa" documents the flourishing heavy metal scenes throughout Africa
added: Mon Jan 16 08:36:44 2017

Carrie Lam has shown she will exacerbate, not heal, Hong Kong's deep political divisions…
added: Mon Jan 16 08:34:12 2017

Controls put China property market on roller-coaster ride: Wanda's Wang
added: Mon Jan 16 08:32:10 2017

China sovereign wealth fund CIC plans more U.S. investments: chairman
added: Mon Jan 16 08:31:44 2017

A woman dies of a superbug resistant to every available antibiotic in the US: Comments:
added: Mon Jan 16 08:30:01 2017

Donald Trump's "improvisational" style won't help him in dealing with China:
added: Mon Jan 16 08:05:11 2017

Teen drug use is declining as more states legalize marijuana
added: Mon Jan 16 08:02:01 2017

OPPS. Shenzhen #Stocks Sink Most in 10 Months in Sudden Afternoon Drop via @markets @business #china
added: Mon Jan 16 08:00:21 2017
tags: stocks, china

Phone numbers are no proper verification /rant: Comments:
added: Mon Jan 16 08:00:02 2017

From @guardiannews, @JoshFrydenberg criticises #Japan after #Whale slaughtered in #Australian waters: #OpNemesis
added: Mon Jan 16 08:00:01 2017
tags: australian, japan, whale, opnemesis

Singapore central bank warns of risks if Trump sparks trade war
added: Mon Jan 16 07:54:13 2017

【醜聞連連 民望尾二】陳茂波接任財政司司長
added: Mon Jan 16 07:48:39 2017

Construction of 9 new airports will start or be completed in 2017 in NW #China's #Xinjiang
added: Mon Jan 16 07:39:50 2017
tags: xinjiang, china

Google reveals its servers all contain custom security silicon
added: Mon Jan 16 07:30:05 2017

Young people are more educated and paid less than baby boomers
added: Mon Jan 16 07:30:01 2017

Nasa have released a stunning new image of Jupiter's megastorm
added: Mon Jan 16 07:28:24 2017

We reverse engineered 16k apps, here’s what we found: Comments:
added: Mon Jan 16 07:20:02 2017

Comparison of how South Korea & Taiwan have faced their authoritarian pasts
added: Mon Jan 16 07:18:32 2017

Andrew Leung says the Youngspiration duo will be pursued in court for return of salaries after their appeals finish
added: Mon Jan 16 07:17:45 2017

Germany urges China to match anti-protectionist talk with action
added: Mon Jan 16 07:17:21 2017

Taiwan police've now arrested 14 re @joshuawongcf attack; #HK police 4 for @nathanlawkc attack but none yet charged
added: Mon Jan 16 07:16:20 2017
tags: hk

Samsung investigation reportedly finds batteries at fault for Note 7 fires
added: Mon Jan 16 07:13:06 2017

Video shows police tackling and beating a black man suspected of stealing a car. It was his.
added: Mon Jan 16 07:12:51 2017

Catalan separatists launch new independence campaign
added: Mon Jan 16 07:12:07 2017

Dateline Mongolia: An American journalist in nomad’s land
added: Mon Jan 16 07:12:02 2017

Are Djibouti & Ethiopia's leaders realistic in thinking their railway can be the start of a pan-African network? @FT
added: Mon Jan 16 07:11:06 2017

NO indictments for nationalistic arson, but the nasty legend will live on.
added: Mon Jan 16 07:10:41 2017

LeEco’s rescue is rewarding bad habits. @mak_robyn
added: Mon Jan 16 06:46:35 2017

Acting Hong Kong finance chief KC Chan deflects talk Beijing won’t elevate him to succeed John Tsang via @SCMP_News
added: Mon Jan 16 05:33:17 2017

Cheyenne River Chairman Asks President Obama to Grant Clemency to Leonard Peltier via @Native_NewsNet
added: Mon Jan 16 05:06:36 2017

Reverse Engineer any android app to look for secrets leak :
added: Mon Jan 16 05:05:38 2017

latest: prosecutor seeks arrest of Samsung’s Jay Y. Lee, scion of SKorea’s richest family
added: Mon Jan 16 05:05:31 2017

'Turok' source code will be sold on eBay soon, thanks to lucky warehouse find:
added: Mon Jan 16 05:01:03 2017

The The Trump Dossier Is Real Enough To Investigate
added: Mon Jan 16 04:59:00 2017

Seal of approval: Pro-Beijing newspapers back Carrie Lam’s Chief Executive bid @krislc…
added: Mon Jan 16 04:30:39 2017

#China's thugs try to stamp out ties between pro-democracy groups in HK, Taiwan by @stegersaurus & @IlariaMariaSala
added: Mon Jan 16 04:28:56 2017
tags: china

Rhetoric on Trump and Taiwan is beginning to ramp up @jruwitch @ReutersChina
added: Mon Jan 16 04:25:16 2017

Can't easily summarize what Su Chi says about Taiwanese in this tweet but it is neither good nor smart
added: Mon Jan 16 04:23:23 2017

Stunningly surreal situation @Revkin @billmckibben @350action @ClimateMuseum @ClimateOfGavin @bruneski
added: Mon Jan 16 04:22:06 2017

KC Chan stays mum on reports about Paul Chan becoming financial secretary
added: Mon Jan 16 04:18:32 2017

Tibet protesters detained in Swiss capital during Xi Jinping visit
added: Mon Jan 16 04:17:43 2017

Chinese shares are heading for the longest losing streak since August 2015
added: Mon Jan 16 04:00:36 2017

China’s ‘Success Story’ in Perspective/Not so successfulI/Good summary by @jojjeols of Stein Ringen's latest book/
added: Sun Jan 15 16:51:11 2017

#Elixir and #Phoenix will be the hip #programming language and web #framework of 2017
added: Sun Jan 15 15:21:39 2017
tags: elixir, programming, phoenix, framework

'McDonald's unveils the mother of all localisation: The masala dosa burger' — @qz
added: Sun Jan 15 13:05:31 2017

Brexiteers caught out as €60m in flood aid announced
added: Sun Jan 15 12:16:44 2017

Leadership change looms for armed group key to Myanmar's peace process
added: Sun Jan 15 08:05:06 2017

New York State will shut down its dangerously placed Indian Point nuclear plant
added: Sun Jan 15 04:07:01 2017

Contrary to what you read in NYT, Davos Man is a Neanderthal protectionist who rigs rules to get ever richer
added: Sun Jan 15 04:05:33 2017

2 MIN VID- U.S. & WTO Stopped India From Using Solar Power [WATCH from @LeeCamp ] : by #LeeCamp
added: Sun Jan 15 03:05:38 2017
tags: leecamp

China renews its rejection of Trump suggestion he might use Taiwan as bargaining chip
added: Sun Jan 15 02:56:03 2017

Hierarchy of 50 non-transactional consistency models [survey paper ; see also…
added: Sun Jan 15 01:24:07 2017

"Pro Trump" websites now shifting to attack Merkel. It begins.
added: Sat Jan 14 23:05:35 2017

Beijing to crack down on shared bikes littering pavements
added: Sat Jan 14 19:04:53 2017

China, #Vietnam agree to manage differences on #SouthChinaSea
added: Sat Jan 14 16:07:05 2017
tags: southchinasea, vietnam

‘Rogue One’ Star Jiang Wen Attributes Hollywood’s Success to US Naval Superiority
added: Sat Jan 14 14:00:03 2017

Canada's foreign policy hit by "blast of uncertainty named Donald Trump."A look at the challenges facing @cafreeland
added: Sat Jan 14 10:07:22 2017

Japan and Australia agree to strengthen defense ties
added: Sat Jan 14 10:05:06 2017

US border tax threatens Asian growth via @FT
added: Sat Jan 14 10:02:01 2017

Ukraine locked in conflict over borders @CNNI
added: Sat Jan 14 09:59:30 2017

For 100 dogs sheltered in Sai Kung, Ansh Sahay may be their last hope.
added: Sat Jan 14 09:59:02 2017

Russian yoga teacher arrested for 'spreading non-traditional religion'
added: Sat Jan 14 09:56:22 2017

U.S. posts second-warmest year on record, breadth of warmth "unparalleled"
added: Sat Jan 14 09:44:05 2017

There is no WhatsApp "backdoor."
added: Fri Jan 13 21:29:35 2017

Israeli settler group 'invited to Donald Trump's inauguration'
added: Fri Jan 13 13:25:14 2017

Europe's far right parties are having a conference and banned media from it
added: Fri Jan 13 13:24:57 2017

Get into the chaotic and vibrant world of #microservices at @netflix
added: Fri Jan 13 13:24:00 2017
tags: microservices

WhatsApp backdoor allows snooping on encrypted messages
added: Fri Jan 13 12:23:00 2017

The usual suspects – and Nate Parker – up for Directors Guild of America awards
added: Fri Jan 13 11:59:27 2017

Last Living Akwesasne Mohawk Code Talker Honored in Front of a Crowd of 6,000
added: Fri Jan 13 05:56:55 2017

Great @matthewstoller analysis of how Obama's missteps after the financial crisis contributed to the Dems' downfall:
added: Fri Jan 13 05:12:54 2017

Nude French Artist Performs in Faux Headdress @MoMAPS1 Apologizes, Creates Native Program Via @VinceSchilling
added: Fri Jan 13 04:43:22 2017

It’s a flavorless food dye not a spice >> Forget what you’ve heard: Turmeric seems to have zero medicinal properties
added: Thu Jan 12 13:18:00 2017

Home Secretary is being investigated for hate incident after Tory party conference speech
added: Thu Jan 12 12:19:01 2017

Would be nice if this wasn't run by a corporate lawyer who let the banksters off scot-free when he was AG:
added: Thu Jan 12 12:17:31 2017

UK a top destination for Chinese New Year tourists. Flight bookings up 81% on Jan last year #tourism #VisitBritain
added: Thu Jan 12 12:16:25 2017
tags: tourism, visitbritain

"His disclosure does little to unwrap the mystery of just what the company does and manages."
added: Thu Jan 12 12:13:18 2017

China launches new electronic intelligence naval ship
added: Thu Jan 12 11:25:03 2017

Donald Trump Concedes Russia’s Interference in Election
added: Thu Jan 12 11:24:36 2017

6 things that should be taught in school but aren't
added: Thu Jan 12 11:24:28 2017

Polarized societies fuel risks at Davos after year of upheaval: via @ReutersTV
added: Thu Jan 12 11:24:20 2017

Tippi Hedren Recounts Alleged Sexual Assault by Hitchcock in New Memoir This picture was ta…
added: Thu Jan 12 11:22:14 2017

Godaddy has issued at least 8850 SSL certificates without validating anything :
added: Thu Jan 12 10:46:41 2017

New post: "REPORT: China will merge media outlets to increase influence 'in the area of financial information'"
added: Thu Jan 12 10:42:14 2017

In China, it's a thing to be sentenced in your pajamas.
added: Thu Jan 12 10:30:44 2017

This panda is a pro.
added: Thu Jan 12 10:17:38 2017

Carrie Lam will bring back CYLeung's style, says James To
added: Thu Jan 12 10:16:21 2017

Report: Jho Low used 'Eric Tan' as proxy name for banks and companies
added: Thu Jan 12 10:16:12 2017

Albert Cheng: Attack on Nathan Law at #HongKong airport by pro-China protesters a serious security breach
added: Thu Jan 12 10:14:34 2017
tags: hongkong

#China's foreign direct investments surged 40% to record in 2016: study
added: Thu Jan 12 10:09:23 2017
tags: china

KMB vows fare concessions – if franchise extended
added: Thu Jan 12 09:48:07 2017

Fiji dredging by China Railway gives rise of local opposition
added: Thu Jan 12 09:47:03 2017

Philip Hammond took stake in company shortly before it received government grant
added: Thu Jan 12 09:44:13 2017

#China scholars need #US backing on #humanrights via @timeshighered
added: Thu Jan 12 09:43:59 2017
tags: humanrights, china, us

Jan 12 2006 – Greenpeace activists board French warship Clemenceau protesting abt toxic materials on-board the ship
added: Thu Jan 12 09:38:46 2017

World Economic Forum says capitalism needs urgent change to counter growth of populist movements.
added: Thu Jan 12 09:35:41 2017

Jeremy Corbyn's defence spokeswoman is 'absolutely furious' with him
added: Thu Jan 12 09:35:21 2017

Good piece by @markmackinnon. Best writing on Trump leak being done by (ex)Moscow journos, others seem to miss point
added: Thu Jan 12 09:21:50 2017

Who killed the curry house?: "a national attachment to Indian food did not extend to the people who made it."
added: Thu Jan 12 09:19:50 2017

LGBT alliance urge govt to speed up rights law
added: Thu Jan 12 08:54:48 2017

China rejects U.S. trade claims, says outlook challenging, complicated
added: Thu Jan 12 08:52:03 2017

Report: #CarrieLam said "God told her to run in #ceelection" #JoanofArc
added: Thu Jan 12 08:51:28 2017
tags: joanofarc, carrielam, ceelection

Swings in the yuan haven't hit Chinese stocks. @saumvaish and I explain why:
added: Thu Jan 12 08:49:44 2017

【因政治立場遭網民「封殺」】 【張敬軒否認港獨:我是中國人】 內地流行一句說話:「國家面前無偶像」,評論歌手往往要先看看是否「愛國」,其次才是唱功。 生於廣州的流行歌手張敬軒,近年捲入政治漩渦,源於他唱了一首香港社運歌曲。...
added: Thu Jan 12 08:45:07 2017

I suspect Xi Jinping in Davos will act like a terrified tyrant, allowing questions only by corporate sycophants.
added: Thu Jan 12 08:44:37 2017

Microsoft staff with 'god-mode' access police OneDrive data for illegal material – and they’re traumatized
added: Thu Jan 12 08:42:46 2017

Hong Kong Customs conducts special operation against illicit cigarette activities before Chinese New Year
added: Thu Jan 12 08:42:05 2017

"China is not Cuba, and the South China Sea is not the Caribbean. The South China Sea is not under the US sphere...
added: Thu Jan 12 08:15:05 2017

China To Seal Border With Pakistan To Curb Terror, But No Action Against Masood Azhar via @TimesNow
added: Thu Jan 12 08:11:39 2017

#EJI Palace Museum consultation only for show, says retired judge
added: Thu Jan 12 08:11:29 2017
tags: eji

Air quality over Delhi continues to remain 'very poor', says traffic police Read @ANI_news story in @dna
added: Thu Jan 12 08:11:14 2017

South Korea considering complaint to China over 'THAAD retaliation': minister
added: Thu Jan 12 08:10:28 2017

Guetzli JPEG encoder: Comments:
added: Thu Jan 12 08:10:01 2017

Turns out community gardening might be pretty good rehab
added: Thu Jan 12 08:07:01 2017

Peace-sign selfie fools menaced by fingerprint-harvesting tech
added: Thu Jan 12 08:05:20 2017

German-backed Israeli occupier gangs rampage through Palestinian homes, kidnap 25
added: Thu Jan 12 07:47:38 2017

King of judicial review wants court to look into #CYLeing's 2012 oath
added: Thu Jan 12 07:46:34 2017
tags: cyleing

Some wise words in this piece from @ggreenwald on what has been a tawdry week
added: Thu Jan 12 07:46:00 2017

Israel advances a bill that would ban supporters of a settlement boycott from entering the country.
added: Thu Jan 12 07:00:17 2017

In Jerusalem's "African Quarter," little-known community of Arab families of African descent forges its identity.
added: Thu Jan 12 07:00:08 2017

#Nigeria kowtows to #China, orders closure of #Taiwan office in capital: via @TheNewsLens
added: Thu Jan 12 06:56:33 2017
tags: taiwan, nigeria, china

Prominent Chinese university bans staff from criticising Communist Party in class: (@SCMP_News, #China)
added: Thu Jan 12 06:54:24 2017
tags: china

Nigeria orders Taiwan's office to move out of capital
added: Thu Jan 12 06:38:48 2017

Japan reports a tragic die-off of most of the coral in its largest coral reef
added: Thu Jan 12 06:23:41 2017

New piece: Homeland Security nominee Gen. John Kelly failed to disclose position at lobbying firm on ethics filing
added: Thu Jan 12 06:06:31 2017

Senior Tibetan monk in Tibet openly criticises China's ban on #DalaiLama's teachings #KalachakraTeachings
added: Thu Jan 12 06:04:27 2017
tags: kalachakrateachings, dalailama

Tribal warfare in economics is over. @Noahpinion explains the terms for peace
added: Thu Jan 12 06:03:48 2017

Bill of Indictment Against Human Rights Lawyer Xie Yang « China Change
added: Thu Jan 12 06:02:45 2017

Crims shut off Ukraine power in wide-ranging anniversary hacks
added: Thu Jan 12 05:58:07 2017

"Xi Jinping will not be seen as weak in the face of pressure from the US" @BonnieGlaser on Tillerson's SCS comments
added: Thu Jan 12 05:27:30 2017

More activists arrested for allegedly participating in November protest at Liaison Office
added: Thu Jan 12 05:24:26 2017

Vanke says No. 2 shareholder China Resources mulling plan involving its stock
added: Thu Jan 12 05:12:45 2017

Study finds China maintains cache of data on citizens; new report says all data up for sale
added: Thu Jan 12 05:06:39 2017

Alchemy 101: The last week in Issue #27 #myelixirstatus #beam4ever
added: Thu Jan 12 05:05:33 2017
tags: myelixirstatus, beam4ever

Clear and helpful NYT blow-by-blow on how the Trump dossier came to be.
added: Thu Jan 12 04:24:29 2017

"If they bother my father, should I give in?” How China pressures dissidents abroad by punishing family at home
added: Thu Jan 12 04:14:56 2017

#China media: new rules which may bar all foreign sites unless approved "nearing release."
added: Thu Jan 12 03:23:57 2017
tags: china

According to @BuzzFeed, "Rape Melania" sign at anti-Trump protest was planted by his supporters to discredit protest
added: Thu Jan 12 03:21:19 2017

US attacks China's subsidies directly - through WTO dispute - not indirectly through CVDs? | @WillMauldin exclusive
added: Thu Jan 12 03:00:13 2017

Wake up: Taxing remittances is morally outrageous: it punishes poor people for supporting for their poorer families.
added: Wed Jan 11 22:07:58 2017

Bill banning boycotters from Israel advances in Knesset #BDS
added: Wed Jan 11 21:59:43 2017
tags: bds

Rugby 7s Olympic Stadium in Rio to close only 5 months after dramatic golden 2016 scenes -
added: Wed Jan 11 15:55:00 2017

The pound just hit a new 31 year low
added: Wed Jan 11 15:54:49 2017

China finally renames the "Eight-Year War of Resistance Against Japanese Aggression" -- and ups it to 14 years.
added: Wed Jan 11 15:02:55 2017

Resurgence of State-Led Growth in China? via @PIIE
added: Tue Jan 10 15:30:31 2017

Afghanistan Cricket Board keen for full member status from #ICC
added: Tue Jan 10 11:21:08 2017
tags: icc

Once-prosperous #Gaza merchants are using their entry permits into #Israel to search for odd jobs @shlomieldar
added: Tue Jan 10 11:20:00 2017
tags: israel, gaza

Japan's Takeda to acquire US cancer drugmaker for over $5bn
added: Tue Jan 10 10:58:34 2017

Consistent with its view of Israeli settlement goods, EU court says goods from occupied WSahara aren't from Morocco.
added: Tue Jan 10 10:57:40 2017

Some Facebook recruiters 'stopped trying' for diversity after candidates were blocked by engineer... via @YahooNews
added: Tue Jan 10 10:57:39 2017

早幾日先有人「自命有為」。 【回帶】林鄭自命「有為」 突諮詢「補鑊」佢話唔係 ←短片 【蘋果fb live】西九故宮館記者會
added: Tue Jan 10 10:03:04 2017

98 Percent of College Programs That Flunked Performance Test are For-Profit
added: Tue Jan 10 10:00:55 2017

AMD Announces X300 and X370 AM4 Motherboards For Ryzen, All CPUs Unlocked
added: Tue Jan 10 10:00:36 2017

noted | Wild supercows return to Europe
added: Tue Jan 10 09:35:11 2017

Taiwan police arrest gang member in connection w attacks on Joshua Wong
added: Tue Jan 10 09:32:58 2017

Scientists discover an Alzheimer's drug can regrow teeth
added: Tue Jan 10 08:54:00 2017

The numbers on the Trump-Ma job deal don't add up. "Theatrics," per @duncanclark
added: Tue Jan 10 08:53:51 2017

Florida: 7 from Food Not Bombs Arrested Feeding People in City Park
added: Tue Jan 10 08:50:19 2017

New Thai king already meddling in politics.
added: Tue Jan 10 08:47:40 2017

News article mentions that .de counterintel has seen "spectactular rise" in spear phishing attempts in recent weeks.
added: Tue Jan 10 08:24:19 2017

"There has never been liberal Hollywood when it comes to the portrayal of Muslims on TV"
added: Tue Jan 10 08:11:07 2017

Alibaba to help China’s retailer Intime go private in $2.6 billion deal
added: Tue Jan 10 08:09:35 2017

Alibaba's Ma meets Trump, promises to bring one million jobs to U.S.
added: Tue Jan 10 08:04:28 2017

Is it a genuine change of approach in China's state economy - or a trick to lure money into a financial black hole?
added: Tue Jan 10 08:00:23 2017

Government report says education system not to blame for student deaths:
added: Tue Jan 10 08:00:00 2017

#China's Unsustainable Semblance Of Stability And The U.S. #Economic Decoupling ... #economy #emergingmarket $vwo
added: Tue Jan 10 07:50:17 2017
tags: china, emergingmarket, economy, economic

#Tanzania: end of the road for kingpin smuggling as UWA nets 6 tons of smuggled #Pangolin #WildlifeJustice
added: Tue Jan 10 07:26:06 2017
tags: pangolin, tanzania, wildlifejustice

How HK's richest avoid property taxes in city with the least affordable homes again & again
added: Tue Jan 10 07:21:47 2017

#Russia - #Japan joint activity on South Kurils to contribute to peace treaty – Abe
added: Tue Jan 10 07:20:52 2017
tags: japan, russia

China vows to contain corporate debt levels as inflation heats up
added: Tue Jan 10 07:20:16 2017

ChemChina, Syngenta submit remedy proposals to EU antitrust watchdog
added: Tue Jan 10 07:19:30 2017

WKCDA member defends lack of public consultation over Palace Museum
added: Tue Jan 10 07:15:43 2017

Four years ago tomorrow, Aaron Swartz committed suicide. #RIPAaronSwartz
added: Tue Jan 10 05:53:46 2017
tags: ripaaronswartz

Important article from Fred Bergsten RT China Is No Longer Manipulating Its Currency via @PIIE
added: Mon Jan 9 22:53:54 2017

Energy executives, secretive nonprofit raise money to back Pruitt
added: Mon Jan 9 13:22:38 2017

// 今時今日嘅學生,之所以會絕望、尋死,固然有好多原因。但可肯定嘅係教育制度係其中一個好重要嘅因素。對學生黎講,特別係香港學生,教育幾乎佔據哂佢地嘅24小時,佢地選擇離開點會同教育制度無關?// 教育實驗學社 The...
added: Mon Jan 9 13:22:08 2017

【大律師公會:人大釋法倉卒弊多於利】 對於人大就立法會議員宣誓案釋法,大律師公會主席譚允芝在法律年度開啟禮中批評,釋法倉卒、是弊多於利。 #有線新聞 #人大 #釋法 #立法會 #宣誓 #大律師 #譚允芝
added: Mon Jan 9 13:20:56 2017
tags: 釋法, 有線新聞, 宣誓, 大律師, 人大, 譚允芝, 立法會

|@POLITICO: What New Orleans Can Teach Betsy DeVos About Charters- MI's "Wild West" even WORSE OFF #MichEd #NotMySOE
added: Mon Jan 9 13:20:38 2017
tags: notmysoe, miched

"In 2016, US special operators could be found in 70% of the world’s nations, 138 countries..."
added: Mon Jan 9 13:10:37 2017

CNN hosts a town hall with Bernie Sanders tonight at 9 p.m. ET
added: Mon Jan 9 13:02:01 2017

As terrorist threat intensifies, Turkey's Pres Erdogan still devotes enormous attention to locking up critics.
added: Mon Jan 9 11:48:13 2017

China launches small satellites on "commercial" Kuaizhou-1A rocket
added: Mon Jan 9 11:44:54 2017

#CHANNELNEWS Protesters vow Tiananmen crackdown memorial at Hong Kong Palace Museum site
added: Mon Jan 9 10:00:36 2017
tags: channelnews

Ho Ming-sho: A Mafia 5th Column in #Taiwan: The Significance of Mobster Attacks on #HongKong Opposition Politicians
added: Mon Jan 9 06:33:13 2017
tags: hongkong, taiwan

Offshore renminbi overnight lending rate tumbles
added: Mon Jan 9 03:28:00 2017

Italian populist urges abandoning UKIP in EU Parliament
added: Mon Jan 9 03:27:05 2017

“If Donald Trump targets journalists, thank Obama.” What do you think?
added: Mon Jan 9 03:27:02 2017

UK shadow secretary calls Israeli embassy's subversion plots "a national security issue," demands investigation
added: Mon Jan 9 03:24:20 2017

Shocking images from Moria refugee camp of migrants forced to live in the snow #Lesbos #Greece #Refugees #prv
added: Mon Jan 9 00:59:03 2017
tags: prv, lesbos, refugees, greece

My Latest! I expect tonight to be a historic night for African Americans at the Golden Globes.
added: Mon Jan 9 00:16:46 2017

It's 2017. We're a team of investigative journalists. Leak to us:
added: Sun Jan 8 19:32:59 2017

Critics can bite me. I saw it every night of it's run at @svilletheatre and loved it
added: Sun Jan 8 08:12:08 2017

These are the indigenous-led climate movements to watch out for in 2017
added: Sun Jan 8 08:06:54 2017

Alongside Sanders, New York Governor Announces First-in-Nation Free Tuition Plan
added: Sun Jan 8 08:00:21 2017

China is offering to remove IUDs after abandoning the "one-child" policy. Women are outraged.
added: Sun Jan 8 05:28:36 2017

UN officially changes Status of Baltic states from Eastern Europe to Northern Europe. This is where we belong.
added: Sat Jan 7 21:11:54 2017

Kushner Cos. says Anbang not state-owned so no emoluments issue. The truth: We don't know who REALLY owns Anbang.
added: Sat Jan 7 16:27:39 2017

📷 the-movemnt: The Senate just named a supporter of the Dakota pipeline to head its Indian Affairs...
added: Sat Jan 7 02:56:26 2017

Russia scales down military presence in Syria with its sole aircraft carrier to leave first
added: Fri Jan 6 11:20:22 2017

“Paradise Lost: My Mac2Win journey” by @scottjenson
added: Fri Jan 6 11:20:10 2017

InfluxDB is hiring a director of engineering, golang, DB expert (remote U.S.): Comments:
added: Fri Jan 6 11:10:02 2017

If Russia Hacked Podesta, Then Russia Knew Hillary Used a Private Server to Email Obama @Hagoodmanauthor
added: Fri Jan 6 11:09:07 2017

#Taiwanese independence must be fought on all fronts, says former #Chinese official | South China Morning Post
added: Fri Jan 6 10:36:15 2017
tags: chinese, taiwanese

Exclusive: China's ZTE to slash about 3,000 jobs: sources
added: Fri Jan 6 10:33:28 2017

Council run schools pushed to breaking point by levy...
added: Fri Jan 6 10:02:36 2017

Also well worth reading Yang Su's powerful book on collective killings in rural China in Cultural Revolution
added: Fri Jan 6 09:56:36 2017

RT @iandenisjohnson: Genocide in China: Tan Hecheng's The Killing Wind on the Dao County massacre. @nybooks
added: Fri Jan 6 09:55:27 2017

Taiwanese director is now being accused of bowing to Chinese pressure.
added: Fri Jan 6 09:53:36 2017

Hong Kong to open new mountain bike trails on South Lantau.
added: Fri Jan 6 09:52:01 2017

South Africa’s ‘stunning’ Taiwan-China shift on display amid mayor visit furor
added: Fri Jan 6 09:51:40 2017

"It's fine to smear me. But please don't belittle the value of Palace Museum’s relics" #HurtRelicFeelings
added: Fri Jan 6 09:05:12 2017
tags: hurtrelicfeelings

French mayor sends police to school to stop arabic classes.
added: Fri Jan 6 09:00:02 2017

Taibbi: Trump Pick Jay Clayton Will Be Most Conflicted SEC Chair Ever via @RollingStone
added: Fri Jan 6 08:59:51 2017

Russia willing to equip Philippines with sophisticated weapons #SouthChinaSea
added: Fri Jan 6 08:56:53 2017
tags: southchinasea

Archaeologists discover 2,300-year-old sword that's still shiny
added: Fri Jan 6 08:54:00 2017

Rather than justifying skepticism, the spotty govt response is feeding "trutherism"
added: Fri Jan 6 08:52:39 2017

"A sudden splash of brilliance": how Mycenaean civilisation began...
added: Fri Jan 6 08:39:38 2017

Epic headline, followed by disclosure: "officials said no major new bombshell disclosures in the classified report"
added: Fri Jan 6 08:25:46 2017

Silverstone could ditch British Grand Prix - report
added: Fri Jan 6 08:21:37 2017

Mumbai woman, 28, reported to have been stabbed yesterday actually hurt herself after a fight with boyfriend.
added: Fri Jan 6 08:16:51 2017

China to invest £292bn in renewable power by 2020
added: Fri Jan 6 08:08:01 2017

Nabokov skewered everything wrong with art and film today in 1956
added: Fri Jan 6 07:36:01 2017

#China Will Curb ‘Irrational’ Soccer Spending, Government Says via @business
added: Fri Jan 6 07:32:53 2017
tags: china

Top Prosecutor in Leonard Peltier Case Urges Clemency in 'Extraordinary' Move
added: Fri Jan 6 07:29:53 2017

#ICYMI India’s Move to Cut Borrowing Is First Sign That War on Cash Could Be Working |
added: Fri Jan 6 07:23:40 2017
tags: icymi

MPs to raise questions on detention of SAF vehicles when Parliament sits
added: Fri Jan 6 07:02:54 2017

Japan to recall envoy from South Korea over 'comfort women' statue
added: Fri Jan 6 06:21:29 2017

China state tabloid scolds New York Times for investigative reports
added: Fri Jan 6 06:17:29 2017

U.S. employment growth seen strong in December, wages up
added: Fri Jan 6 06:17:04 2017

4 years after Rana Plaza, experts say Bangladesh clothing rebound is damaging its economy
added: Fri Jan 6 06:13:59 2017

屯門連續兩年空氣最差 Tuen Mun tops worst air qulaity for 2nd yr 更恐怖係,幾年前路政署報告講明起完港珠澳大橋及西繞道後,空氣會更差
added: Fri Jan 6 06:09:37 2017

Goldman's bet on emerging markets is BRICS - but without ChIna via @markets
added: Fri Jan 6 06:04:35 2017

#Russiansdidit CNN BREAKING NEWS: DNC Refuses to Let FBI Analyze Hacked Servers. Denies Multiple FBI Requests
added: Fri Jan 6 05:24:29 2017
tags: russiansdidit

Trump owes AT LEAST $1.5B more than previously disclosed. Can't put his wig on w/out creating a conflict of interest
added: Fri Jan 6 04:52:06 2017

The pay hike to a minimum of $13.50 an hour is intended to attracting and retaining talent. $WFC $BAC
added: Fri Jan 6 02:33:00 2017

In unrelated news, the Breitbart information dissemination platform is moving to France & Germany
added: Fri Jan 6 01:46:17 2017

Smog anger pours out in China: "This is the land that we live on. How did it turn into something like this?"
added: Thu Jan 5 21:27:30 2017

Christian protestors hospitalized after authorities collude with local gangs - #humanrights…
added: Thu Jan 5 21:06:59 2017
tags: humanrights

Shares can now be signed using Merkle signing to help w/ corrupt/forged shares & error msgs.
added: Thu Jan 5 20:43:19 2017

Every US bomb dropped in 2016:
added: Thu Jan 5 20:26:21 2017

Why was this 16-year-old U.S. citizen killed in a drone strike authorized by the president of the United States?
added: Thu Jan 5 19:58:41 2017

Fleet of 12 Nuclear Submarines in Line for Pentagon Approval: Comments:
added: Thu Jan 5 12:20:02 2017

Can farmers in Iowa help save the world's seafood supply?
added: Thu Jan 5 12:15:21 2017

China, US should maintain proper direction of relations: Minister
added: Thu Jan 5 12:15:01 2017

Taiwan planning to bring in workers from India: official
added: Thu Jan 5 12:11:02 2017

Mexicans Are the Nafta Winners? It’s News to Them
added: Thu Jan 5 12:01:46 2017

Donald Trump Nominates Wall Street Lawyer to Head S.E.C.
added: Thu Jan 5 12:00:19 2017

ASUS unveils ZenFone AR, world's first smartphone with 8GB RAM
added: Thu Jan 5 12:00:04 2017

Google is now actively uninstalling Chrome extensions it does not like
added: Thu Jan 5 11:30:51 2017

95% of caught tuna are less than 3 years old which means they haven’t had a chance to reproduce via @FT
added: Thu Jan 5 11:24:07 2017

Istanbul nightclub attacker is ethnic Uighur from central Asia, possibly Kyrgyzstan, officials believe
added: Thu Jan 5 11:19:36 2017

Tough assessment of Obama's human rights record by @KenRoth @hrw
added: Thu Jan 5 11:18:56 2017

Man who fired laser pointer at Washington ferry to only pay $9,500 by @cfarivar
added: Thu Jan 5 11:18:07 2017

Roughly a million Chinese live in Africa. And David Dollar argues, they are an economic force for good.
added: Thu Jan 5 11:15:11 2017

Some evidence for Greeks in 10thC and 11thC England:
added: Thu Jan 5 10:12:05 2017

It’s begun: Internet providers are pushing to repeal Obama-era privacy rules Make gov-com-o…
added: Thu Jan 5 10:08:00 2017

By @pingroma and me, quick take on declassifies cables: people knew, it was still terrible:
added: Thu Jan 5 10:07:54 2017

#INDIA Chittoor: Three #redsanders smugglers held with 1.5 tonnes via @the_hindu
added: Thu Jan 5 10:07:29 2017
tags: redsanders, india

China probes party officials in Xinjiang for ‘discipline breaches’
added: Thu Jan 5 10:05:28 2017

Astronomers Pinpoint Location of Mysterious Cosmic Radio Bursts
added: Thu Jan 5 10:00:38 2017

Losers in Haitian election cry foul
added: Thu Jan 5 10:00:07 2017

NASA announces exotic asteroid missions, fueling space mining hopes
added: Thu Jan 5 10:00:01 2017

Strong words from @medium as they move away from trad media business model
added: Thu Jan 5 09:09:32 2017

New higher education bill which could allow for 'scam' universities
added: Thu Jan 5 09:08:50 2017

A Mega-lifer In Maharashtra
added: Thu Jan 5 09:07:41 2017

Black teen files $5m lawsuit against white police officer who pinned her to ground at pool party
added: Thu Jan 5 09:07:26 2017

Citizen's group seeks judicial review over govt's decision on Palace Museum
added: Thu Jan 5 09:03:42 2017

The UK knew China was planning a massacre at Tiananmen Square two weeks before it happened
added: Thu Jan 5 08:54:53 2017

w/ my take on @Apple kowtowing to #China's censorship in this @CNN report Apple yanks New York Times apps in China
added: Thu Jan 5 08:52:37 2017
tags: china

America sends troops to Russia's border
added: Thu Jan 5 07:54:23 2017

China says hit with record retaliatory trade measures in 2016
added: Thu Jan 5 07:53:23 2017

Mysterious "Master" defeats China's top Go players one by one, then reveals itself to be computer program
added: Thu Jan 5 07:46:29 2017

Obama’s Administration Sold More Weapons Than Any Other Since World War II
added: Thu Jan 5 07:44:54 2017

US spec ops numbers surge in Africa's shadow wars
added: Thu Jan 5 07:41:04 2017

[TECH NEWS] Faraday Future unveils first production car, but all doesn't go well: #Tech…
added: Thu Jan 5 07:30:32 2017
tags: tech

The Swiss man who tried to save Sarawak... and then mysteriously disappeared via @cilisosmy
added: Thu Jan 5 07:30:31 2017

The Baffling Makeover of CCTV global. by @cmphku
added: Thu Jan 5 07:28:59 2017

China commerce min says globalisation an 'inevitable choice' which can't be stopped by nationalism or protectionism
added: Thu Jan 5 07:25:12 2017

Dodging the matrix. Anti-surveillance clothing aims to hide wearers from facial recognition.
added: Thu Jan 5 06:43:11 2017

French judges decline to charge French soldiers accused of raping children in #CAR
added: Thu Jan 5 06:22:48 2017
tags: car

India's air is so toxic that schools are closing and expats are fleeing
added: Thu Jan 5 06:10:04 2017

Here's the take you were, or weren't, wating for Left Renewal: Is it the end of the Greens as we know them?
added: Thu Jan 5 06:05:47 2017

Elixir v1.4.0 is out:
added: Thu Jan 5 00:53:03 2017

Data from suggests that most web traffic to executive branch .gov websites is now encrypted…
added: Wed Jan 4 21:59:39 2017

'every dollar of Mexican goods exported to America contains 40 cents of American goods embedded within it'
added: Wed Jan 4 15:11:39 2017

Rough Start For U.S. Republicans On First Day Of Trump-Era Congress - good
added: Wed Jan 4 12:44:48 2017

Primer by @ChuBailiang on challenges for NGOs in China. Uncertainty Over New Chinese Law Rattles Foreign Nonprofits
added: Wed Jan 4 12:42:32 2017

Don't ever click this link on WhatsApp
added: Wed Jan 4 12:41:08 2017

India 'plans to give every citizen a universal basic income'
added: Wed Jan 4 12:39:41 2017

Canadian taxpayers applying for offshore amnesty will be forced to name their advisors
added: Wed Jan 4 12:39:09 2017

No longer ‘Mayberry’: A small Ohio city fights an epidemic of self-destruction Excellent report @washingtonpost
added: Wed Jan 4 12:31:05 2017

【有線中國組:誰來監察中紀委?】 中共中央紀律檢查委員會制作新一輯反貪腐紀錄片,一連三日在中央電視台的黃金時段播出。...
added: Wed Jan 4 12:30:06 2017

Walden Bello: Duterte supporters are stupid, delusional, and sick
added: Wed Jan 4 12:18:24 2017

Designing and implementing robust systems in production? #ElixirLang
added: Wed Jan 4 12:13:28 2017
tags: elixirlang

Futuristic FF91 Set to Give Beleaguered Backer LeEco Much-Needed Boost
added: Wed Jan 4 11:40:31 2017

Rampant poaching in Mugu endangers many species:
added: Wed Jan 4 11:32:47 2017

Israel’s ‘flying car’ passenger drone moves closer to delivery
added: Wed Jan 4 11:30:21 2017

Head injury education and prevention: New tougher approach is now in effect. Find out more here #rugby
added: Wed Jan 4 09:43:51 2017
tags: rugby

What do JP Morgan and Australian army have in common? Both have "upset the feelings of the Indonesian people"
added: Wed Jan 4 09:43:28 2017

Unlike Trump, China prefers "long, tranquilizing disquisitions. Open sarcasm is rare. Sad!” says @ChuBailiang Ha.
added: Wed Jan 4 09:43:17 2017

Dystopia now. In China, Big Brother isn’t just watching your every move. He may be selling your personal data.
added: Wed Jan 4 09:38:05 2017

Why is #China ′protecting′ the #Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammad militant group?
added: Wed Jan 4 08:03:31 2017
tags: pakistan, china

HK prepares for ‘20 Years of Joyous Yippee Fun’ celebrations via @hkbiglychee
added: Wed Jan 4 07:21:41 2017

China Mobile apologises for major phone service distruption across Hong Kong
added: Wed Jan 4 06:48:05 2017

Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorist nabbed in J&K's Handwara
added: Wed Jan 4 06:13:12 2017

Indonesia’s rapidly disappearing forests, in four charts
added: Wed Jan 4 06:00:25 2017

Congressional Resistance to Trump Begins Now
added: Wed Jan 4 06:00:12 2017

In Banning Ivory Trade, China Saw Benefits for Itself, Too
added: Wed Jan 4 05:47:50 2017

China’s Football Club Buying Spree And Its Quest For Soft Power by @merlinlinehan
added: Wed Jan 4 05:45:00 2017

Tang Yinghong: China's smog is the result of "greed without the slightest scruple."
added: Wed Jan 4 05:19:29 2017

Israel has spent $260 million rounding up and detaining African refugees, categorizing it as “foreign aid”
added: Wed Jan 4 05:12:07 2017

An Ancient City Emerges in a Remote Rain Forest
added: Wed Jan 4 05:04:38 2017

Really excellent FT report on why Chinese economy both stronger and weaker than seems from afar.
added: Wed Jan 4 04:38:39 2017

Chuck Schumer on Trump's tweet hitting intel community: "He's being really dumb to do this."
added: Wed Jan 4 04:24:57 2017

Otkritie, a private Russian bank, doubled its assets overnight after loans from the central bank
added: Tue Jan 3 20:03:12 2017

Britain’s view of China is but mere fantasy
added: Tue Jan 3 12:59:31 2017

Investing in Chinese Stocks—投资大中华地区股市: Central Planning Fails Again: Electric Cars Editio...
added: Tue Jan 3 12:19:30 2017

Want To Disrupt The Music Business In India? Here’s How via @medianama
added: Tue Jan 3 12:18:27 2017

VIDEO - US - Remembering the Harlem Hellfighters
added: Tue Jan 3 12:18:14 2017

Happy New Year from Obama’s vibrant democracy: 87 Bedouins homeless by Israeli demolitions near occupied Jerusalem
added: Tue Jan 3 12:17:09 2017

One of Elon Musk's rockets spectacularly, mysteriously exploded. Now he thinks he knows why
added: Tue Jan 3 12:16:34 2017

New China rules target money laundering and channeling of money into overseas property
added: Tue Jan 3 12:10:34 2017

China's New Yuan Basket Is Sparking Stability Debate
added: Tue Jan 3 10:44:41 2017

China's forex fiddles show Beijing is increasingly nervous about the yuan. via @petesweeneypro
added: Tue Jan 3 10:42:42 2017

Philippines “seriously studying” possibility of joint exploration of natural resources with China in #SouthChinaSea
added: Tue Jan 3 10:04:00 2017
tags: southchinasea

Finland is now giving citizens a basic income
added: Tue Jan 3 09:52:21 2017

Big challenges remain but Congo may have averted crisis as Pres Kabila seems to have agreed to step down by end 2017
added: Tue Jan 3 09:50:25 2017

I am in Jubilee Party to stay – MP Mwiti
added: Tue Jan 3 09:45:44 2017

MUST READ by @tomphillipsin/ A human rights activist, a secret prison and a tale from Xi Jinping's new China
added: Tue Jan 3 09:44:18 2017

Brilliant! #Taiwan mulls ban on controversial gay conversion therapy - “Sexual orientation…
added: Tue Jan 3 09:12:40 2017
tags: taiwan

Chinese investors shrug off forex scrutiny
added: Tue Jan 3 09:03:28 2017

😡Holiday campers leave behind piles of rubbish at nature spots
added: Tue Jan 3 08:57:24 2017

The ‘1992 Consensus’: A Failed Political Doctrine for #Taiwan's KMT
added: Tue Jan 3 08:52:07 2017
tags: taiwan

Singapore military vehicles still detained, says Hong Kong customs
added: Tue Jan 3 08:51:09 2017

How Leung loses his second term
added: Tue Jan 3 08:46:24 2017

The Taiwanese see themselves as Taiwanese, not as Chinese
added: Tue Jan 3 08:35:25 2017

"Anies' public destruction of his liberal image says a lot about where wind is blowing ideologically in Indonesia."
added: Tue Jan 3 08:25:15 2017

Analysts: North Korea not bluffing on ICBM launch
added: Tue Jan 3 08:15:03 2017

Syria rebels freeze talks on Russia-backed peace conference due to ceasefire violations
added: Tue Jan 3 08:13:22 2017

Housing Authority forecasts cash crunch ahead
added: Tue Jan 3 08:11:15 2017

Twitter's China boss Kathy Chen quits after eight months
added: Tue Jan 3 08:05:08 2017

Canadian Couple Held in #China Are Free, but ‘Even Now We Live Under a Cloud’.
added: Tue Jan 3 08:04:39 2017
tags: china

#Myanmar blames fake stories, misleading pictures about #Rakhine state #rohingya
added: Tue Jan 3 08:04:22 2017
tags: rohingya, myanmar, rakhine

Lenovo built its own Amazon Echo for some reason
added: Tue Jan 3 08:03:13 2017

kendal company exports baby milk powder to China. Who needs to leave the EU to do this stuff?
added: Tue Jan 3 08:02:17 2017

Discover the Oldest Beer Recipe in History From Ancient Sumeria, 1800 B.C.
added: Tue Jan 3 07:20:27 2017

EXCLUSIVE: Hong Kong and Shenzhen set to partner for innovation and technology park in Lok Ma Chau Loop
added: Tue Jan 3 07:20:05 2017

Computer outage disrupts customs at US airports
added: Tue Jan 3 07:15:40 2017

Disturbing video appears to show police brutality against Rohingya in Myanmar
added: Tue Jan 3 07:15:08 2017

Facebook 'censors' naked statue of sea god Neptune
added: Tue Jan 3 07:13:59 2017

Orientalism lives! So, so sad that Winchester's go-to is Peyrefitte: review of Pomfret book on US-China relations
added: Tue Jan 3 07:05:58 2017

Dinosaur eggs reveal one possible reason why they went extinct
added: Tue Jan 3 07:04:46 2017

With No Warning? Steve Pearce introduced an amendment to completely defund the OCE in June. No warning my ass.
added: Tue Jan 3 06:58:19 2017

Too many forex fiddles make Beijing look nervous, @petesweeneypro
added: Tue Jan 3 06:56:13 2017

Raymond’s tomb, Paigah tombs, & Qutb Shahi tombs to be added to Swadesh Darshan circuit. @DalrympleWill @nickfdrake
added: Tue Jan 3 06:26:41 2017

.@ChinaLawTransl8 have translated the “Guiding Opinion on the Establishment of a Personal Creditworthiness System”
added: Tue Jan 3 03:06:15 2017

As new NGO law takes effect cops attack Beijing worker rights gr'p @RadioFreeAsia report @chinalabour @handongfang
added: Tue Jan 3 02:43:26 2017

The next time your libertarian buddy talks about how it would be great to privatize stuff like roads, send them this
added: Tue Jan 3 02:11:11 2017

China says Hong Kong must not be used to infiltrate or subvert mainland
added: Tue Jan 3 01:24:02 2017

"let's delete information that's not popular" seems like a very efficient way to destroy civilization
added: Mon Jan 2 22:28:30 2017

Chinese president accuses fallen top officials of ‘political conspiracies’
added: Mon Jan 2 17:00:07 2017

Airbnb (like most other "sharing" tech companies) largely a tax dodging business, FT finds
added: Mon Jan 2 16:08:47 2017

Lam Wing-kee received most votes in @appledaily_hk Person of the Yr vote. Our yr-end essay traces the choice he made
added: Mon Jan 2 04:38:11 2017

Bank of AQI400+ smog rolling into Beijing just now - within 20 minutes #beijing…
added: Mon Jan 2 03:58:39 2017
tags: beijing

HK government, with its unlimited resources, will use legal procedures to bully lawmakers with fewer resources
added: Mon Jan 2 02:58:08 2017

Some researchers say seasonal affective disorder might not be a real thing
added: Sun Jan 1 16:02:01 2017

An ancient city emerges in a remote rain forest:
added: Sun Jan 1 16:00:14 2017

Owner of Istanbul nightclub says he received warning from 'American intelligence' before Santa attack.
added: Sun Jan 1 15:59:38 2017

Lords revolt over plans for ‘free-market’ universities
added: Sun Jan 1 14:07:07 2017

Rare 'sabre-tusked' elephant killed by poachers in Sabah
added: Sun Jan 1 10:43:57 2017

Humpback whale spotted in New York's East River
added: Sun Jan 1 10:33:37 2017

The prime minister is out of touch with his own citizens | Opinion
added: Sun Jan 1 10:30:00 2017

#SCMP Thousands join New Year’s Day march against government push to disqualify Hong Kong lawmakers
added: Sun Jan 1 10:29:09 2017
tags: scmp

White House fails to make case that Russian hackers tampered with election - Ars Technica
added: Sun Jan 1 10:25:46 2017

~The recorded history of their exploits, especially prior to the mutiny of 1857, supports this effusive...
added: Sun Jan 1 07:37:25 2017

shout out to erlang:monotonic_time/0
added: Sun Jan 1 07:22:17 2017

Another leap second, another slew of outages. Handling time correctly is hard!
added: Sun Jan 1 06:21:20 2017

Eve Babitz’s Famous Nude Chess Match Against Marcel Duchamp, the Full Story (NSFW)
added: Sun Jan 1 03:51:01 2017

Island Lions vs Peninsula Dragons - Boys under 12: via @YouTube
added: Sun Jan 1 03:46:31 2017
added: Sun Jan 1 03:42:20 2017

US may put weapons in #SouthChinaSea New tactic involves artillery historically used in offensive land-attack
added: Sat Dec 31 20:21:01 2016
tags: southchinasea

Unhealthy forests affect distant ecosystems:
added: Sat Dec 31 17:09:28 2016

India activates seventh landing ground near disputed Chinese border | IHS Jane's 360
added: Sat Dec 31 17:09:09 2016

Rich people and corporations pay an estimated $330 billion less in taxes than they owe every year. #BestOf2016
added: Sat Dec 31 15:55:00 2016
tags: bestof2016

Syria rebels: ceasefire 'void' if government violations persist
added: Sat Dec 31 14:35:05 2016

Russian hackers penetrated Vermont electric utility by @eilperin @ adamentous
added: Sat Dec 31 14:18:39 2016

.@RealTimBlack UH OH THE DEMS ARE LOSING THE LYING MSM'S SUPPORT-> Something About This Russia Story Stinks ->
added: Sat Dec 31 14:13:46 2016

"In Hong Kong there is no such thing as a ‘common law’ wife or husband. In broad terms, the unmarried mother of a...
added: Sat Dec 31 13:00:16 2016

SSHLock – SSH on Steroids! - New BSD Mag Issue is OUT! Interview with @lattera Founder of…
added: Sat Dec 31 13:00:03 2016

GitHub is over
added: Sat Dec 31 12:17:31 2016

Bill & John proving history has shown: you don’t drop 0hdays to own people #33c3
added: Sat Dec 31 12:15:14 2016
tags: 33c3

Hong Kong #refugee family who offered refuge to @Snowden targeted by government, no hope for waiver from deportation
added: Sat Dec 31 12:06:29 2016
tags: refugee

Duterte looks forward to China’s help for Metro infrastructure.
added: Sat Dec 31 12:06:17 2016

Chinese firms ordered to pay Disney, Pixar $194,000 for copying 'Cars': Xinhua
added: Sat Dec 31 12:05:08 2016

Tibet: Tensions on the roof of the world
added: Sat Dec 31 11:26:38 2016

At times it feels like Myanmar is doing all it can to place itself in the crosshairs of the global jihadist cause
added: Sat Dec 31 11:24:47 2016

Following the Links From Russian Hackers to the U.S. Election
added: Sat Dec 31 11:20:56 2016

Methbot: Russian botnet steals millions from US companies every da... via @InfoSecHotSpot
added: Sat Dec 31 11:20:18 2016

Firefox 52 Borrows One More Privacy Feature from the Tor Browser
added: Sat Dec 31 11:17:34 2016

For #SunshineWeek, MuckRock tours the #FOIA redaction hall of shame #FOIA2016
added: Sat Dec 31 11:15:02 2016
tags: foia, sunshineweek, foia2016

#Taiwan leader urges #China for ‘calm’ talks as pressure grows - The Hindu
added: Sat Dec 31 10:36:38 2016
tags: china, taiwan

China considering strong measures to contain Taiwan: sources War games, economic sanctions under consideration.
added: Sat Dec 31 10:33:03 2016

osmnx - Retrieve and construct spatial geometries and street networks from OpenStreetMap
added: Sat Dec 31 10:15:20 2016

China is angry at #Japan over unauthorized photos of its new aircraft carrier #SouthChinaSea
added: Sat Dec 31 10:03:54 2016
tags: southchinasea, japan

Thatcher wanted to infest Peru with Coca-eating moths: New docs.
added: Sat Dec 31 10:00:02 2016

Facebook temporarily bans author after he calls Trump fans 'nasty fascistic lot'
added: Sat Dec 31 09:37:32 2016

Ring-tailed lemurs face #extinction amid sapphire-mining rush in Madagascar #Lemur #ExtinctIsForever @extinctsymbol
added: Sat Dec 31 08:17:21 2016
tags: extinction, lemur, extinctisforever

With China’s Ivory market closed, Hong Kong can become a preferred market for traffickers to launder illegal ivory -
added: Sat Dec 31 07:14:14 2016

Taiwan to be Tested in 2017: President Tsai
added: Sat Dec 31 05:38:52 2016

Apple Daily says a blacklist of politically incorrect TW & HK performers is circulating PRC entertainment industry
added: Sat Dec 31 05:37:29 2016

Loophole in new Syria ceasefire deal: excludes those "linked" to terrorists. Has meant civilians in opposition area.
added: Sat Dec 31 05:35:39 2016

China's water grab in Tibet: water from Tibet's Drichu (Yangtze) diverted to Beijing's suburbs
added: Sat Dec 31 05:02:56 2016

San Francisco crab fishers join West Coast strike after unloading catch
added: Sat Dec 31 05:01:56 2016

Take the Hong Kong film challenge: Edmund Lee ranks 50 films made locally this year, from the worst to the very...
added: Sat Dec 31 05:00:03 2016

.@Abhinav_Bindra lauds Sports Ministry's decision to suspend Indian Olympic Association
added: Sat Dec 31 04:54:56 2016

Chinese regime would reject any separate democratically-based Hong Kong identity: Lee Kwan-yew via @hongkongfp
added: Sat Dec 31 03:07:05 2016

Duke Energy says coal-ash clean-up has cost $725M to date; could seek to have customers pay: Duke Energy says it…
added: Fri Dec 30 19:49:38 2016

“Users who don’t want that information to be available to Facebook should contact the data brokers directly”
added: Fri Dec 30 18:45:38 2016

Something about this Russia story stinks. Read Matt Taibbi's latest
added: Fri Dec 30 17:05:08 2016

Great account of @Fahrenthold 's investigative reporting in this modern age of social media
added: Fri Dec 30 15:50:40 2016

The Hardware Hacker: Bunnie Huang's Tour-De-force: Comments:
added: Fri Dec 30 15:50:03 2016

A statistical analysis on tattoos in one Florida prison: via @TheEconomist
added: Fri Dec 30 15:37:01 2016

US military says Mosul hospital airstrike may have killed civilians
added: Fri Dec 30 13:52:10 2016

Turkey just took another step towards authoritarian rule
added: Fri Dec 30 13:17:15 2016

Conflict of interest, environmental degradation, and desecration of sacred/cultural sites all in one:
added: Fri Dec 30 13:17:11 2016

Russia expels 35 US diplomats in tit-for-tat move
added: Fri Dec 30 12:04:25 2016

Read the tragic true story of the last UK men hanged for gay sex
added: Fri Dec 30 11:20:06 2016

#OMG --- #May attacked @JohnKerry calling #Netanyahu govt "most right wing in #Israel/i history" - But fact Mrs May!
added: Fri Dec 30 10:55:31 2016
tags: netanyahu, israel, may, omg

Saudi Arabia jails man for saying men shouldn't be able to control women
added: Fri Dec 30 10:54:22 2016

" Is Malaysia Tilting Towards China?" Yang Razali Kassim
added: Fri Dec 30 10:53:19 2016

Student arrested near Legco last year found guilty of posessing smoke bomb material
added: Fri Dec 30 10:53:04 2016

Ben Mendelsohn says a 'vastly different' version of Rogue One exists
added: Fri Dec 30 10:53:00 2016

Syria ceasefire holds after initial clashes:
added: Fri Dec 30 10:46:43 2016

One-Belt-One Road is every single China offshore infrastructure project, including Lat America.
added: Fri Dec 30 10:42:44 2016

Theresa May's criticism of John Kerry's Israel speech has not gone down well with the US
added: Fri Dec 30 10:42:22 2016

Trump loves Israelis so much he sells them Trump Vodka & tells them it's kosher. But it isn't. He just got caught
added: Fri Dec 30 10:42:21 2016

China’s Artificial Islands No Cause for Concern in Philippines – Duterte
added: Fri Dec 30 10:12:28 2016

India to Station Special Ops Aircraft on Border With China
added: Fri Dec 30 10:09:38 2016

The BRICS aren’t anti-colonial counterweights. They’re looking for new markets and resources, just like the West.
added: Fri Dec 30 09:14:01 2016

Hong Kong’s 13-month battle to cut its bill for the British garrison in last decade of colonial rule
added: Fri Dec 30 09:07:56 2016

Career scientist and cyber-security expert appointed as deputy chief of Beijing’s liaison…
added: Fri Dec 30 09:07:03 2016

Fix loopholes to end abuse of catering staff: CTU
added: Fri Dec 30 09:05:15 2016

“Under the right circumstances, if conditions allow, we can consider a rate hike,” PBOC adviser Sheng tells Reuters
added: Fri Dec 30 09:02:29 2016

本港上月人民幣存款減少逾半成 #財經 Fri, 30 Dec 2016 16:37:06 +0800
added: Fri Dec 30 08:40:23 2016
tags: 財經

Zero hours workers £1,000 a year worse off than those on permanent contracts doing the same work...
added: Fri Dec 30 08:32:04 2016

Patrice Lumumba: the most important assassination of the 20th century | Georges Nzongola-Ntalaja
added: Fri Dec 30 08:30:47 2016

Department of Justice releases "Prosecutions Hong Kong 2015"
added: Fri Dec 30 07:06:34 2016

200 dead could bring 20 years of peace, ex-China leader Deng said ahead of Tiananmen massacre via @hongkongfp
added: Fri Dec 30 07:06:10 2016

Exclusive: Chinese education giant helps its students game the SAT @stecklow via @Reuters @thechinaprice
added: Fri Dec 30 06:41:18 2016

China to relax curbs on foreign investment in banking, securities - state planner
added: Fri Dec 30 06:35:07 2016

After “fake news” played such a prominent role in an election, the need for news literacy has never been greater.
added: Fri Dec 30 06:34:01 2016

Independence issue has been dealt with, says Wang Guangya
added: Fri Dec 30 05:32:31 2016

Why are island birds losing their ability to fly?
added: Fri Dec 30 00:21:06 2016

U.S. names two Russians as the DNC hackers
added: Thu Dec 29 19:05:41 2016

"The Guardian’s Summary of Julian Assange’s Interview Went Viral and Was Completely False"
added: Thu Dec 29 18:52:18 2016

Bounty of perks, tax breaks and subsidies supports Apple in China. "Corporate diplomacy" plays off governments.
added: Thu Dec 29 18:14:35 2016

Much abt @realDonaldTrump reminds me of Singapore, like press freedom. @jayrosen_nyu @sarahkendzior @ggreenwald
added: Thu Dec 29 16:52:52 2016

“Million Dollar Dissidents and the Rest of Us,” #33c3 talk @jsrailton @billmarczak
added: Thu Dec 29 15:54:58 2016
tags: 33c3

NSA doc in Snowden leak shows Russian intel hacked into email of Anna Politkovskaya a year before she was killed
added: Thu Dec 29 15:53:28 2016

港鐵公司就早前南港島綫事故,所發的延遲證明書 Delay certificate issued by #MTR for earlier incident on South Island Line
added: Thu Dec 29 10:57:13 2016
tags: mtr

State media rails against film review websites for giving new Chinese movies poor marks
added: Thu Dec 29 10:54:03 2016

Tsai wades in on Nazi skit; China upset by Japan on Taiwan; Veterans told to avoid China ...and more
added: Thu Dec 29 10:50:53 2016

A popular Bahraini sports journalist is shot/killed point-blank. Sources say the suspect is a royal family member.
added: Thu Dec 29 10:48:26 2016

What an irresponsible and partisan headline #Xinjiang #China via @SCMP_News
added: Thu Dec 29 10:39:45 2016
tags: xinjiang, china

“Everybody is scared” in Hong Kong's book industry - bookshops, publishers, authors alike
added: Thu Dec 29 10:39:19 2016

Angela Merkel and the history book that helped inform her worldview
added: Thu Dec 29 10:38:26 2016

Man admits Brexit electoral fraud live on radio
added: Thu Dec 29 10:36:48 2016

How #blockchains could change the world | @McKinsey | Pie-in-the-sky nonsense twaddle from another consultant.
added: Thu Dec 29 10:33:46 2016
tags: blockchains

No curbs planned to end construction of 'nano flats', says Paul Chan
added: Thu Dec 29 10:31:04 2016

China's CCB signs $4.3 billion of debt/equity swaps with coal, steel firms via @ReutersUK
added: Thu Dec 29 09:32:42 2016

Toshiba shares have lost more than $6bn in just three days
added: Thu Dec 29 09:06:06 2016

Court rules police can shoot barking or moving dogs when entering a home
added: Thu Dec 29 09:00:45 2016

French woman pardoned for killing decades-long violent husband.
added: Thu Dec 29 09:00:03 2016

#HongKong bans poultry imports from three more regions after #BirdFlu outbreaks:
added: Thu Dec 29 09:00:02 2016
tags: hongkong, birdflu

'Hidden Figures' elevates NASA's human computers to a realm as rarefied as the astronauts'
added: Thu Dec 29 08:59:55 2016

"The purpose of the drug war is to castrate dissent." How Duterte nationalized a bloody campaign. @SpecialReports
added: Thu Dec 29 08:10:58 2016

Chinese prosecutors ask court for more time in 'separatism' case against #TashiWangchuk, already detained since JAN
added: Thu Dec 29 08:09:53 2016
tags: tashiwangchuk

BREAKING: Julie Bishop backs #Israel rather than the #US over #UN resolution
added: Thu Dec 29 08:04:43 2016
tags: us, un, israel

It's telling that political stability comes before critical infrastructure in China's list of cybersecurity threats
added: Thu Dec 29 07:24:16 2016

"BJ says Catholic Patriotic Assoc can appoint bishops - Vatican says only the Pope": telling Pope how 2 b Catholic:
added: Thu Dec 29 07:12:11 2016

Beijing takes aim at indy ‘flies’
added: Thu Dec 29 07:05:58 2016

Gone but not forgotten.
added: Thu Dec 29 07:03:11 2016

Beijing liberalizes salt trade
added: Thu Dec 29 07:02:05 2016

A “terror attack” struck a county in China’s restive region of Xinjiang on Wednesday, local authorities said,...
added: Thu Dec 29 07:01:11 2016

Lawmaker urges reassessment of Central tenements before URA developemnt
added: Thu Dec 29 07:00:58 2016

Catholics told to make beliefs fit reality
added: Thu Dec 29 07:00:58 2016

China says party control over religion in Tibet will only increase via @ReutersIndia
added: Thu Dec 29 06:22:28 2016

#FT Chinese keep buying London property despite Brexit
added: Thu Dec 29 05:44:06 2016
tags: ft

#MALABAR naval exercise aimed at PLA submarines in #SouthChinaSea: Chinese media
added: Thu Dec 29 05:09:00 2016
tags: southchinasea, malabar

Taiwan's Tsai to transit in U.S. in move bound to anger China
added: Thu Dec 29 04:50:46 2016

Yuan drops to new lows in Hong Kong
added: Thu Dec 29 04:30:58 2016

Family forced to drop case over #Beijing custody death
added: Thu Dec 29 04:11:22 2016
tags: beijing

Jailed Chinese activist awakes from coma; says he did not attempt suicide, despite claims
added: Thu Dec 29 02:48:16 2016

If China wants RCEP to succeed it must open its markets, like US did post-WW2; see latest Nikkei Asia Review op-ed,
added: Thu Dec 29 02:36:07 2016

#FreeBSD #Foundation Receives Another $500,000 USD Gift
added: Wed Dec 28 22:53:24 2016
tags: foundation, freebsd

5. How technology disrupted the truth, by @KathViner #mostread2016
added: Wed Dec 28 17:48:01 2016
tags: mostread2016

Enbridge Line #5 Pipeline Threatens Great Lakes; Public Comment Needed #INDIGENOUS #TAIRP
added: Wed Dec 28 14:15:01 2016
tags: tairp, indigenous

Chinese traders arrested in Hong Kong charged with insider trading on hacked information in the USA
added: Wed Dec 28 14:08:35 2016

How utterly clueless does a pundit have to be to look at Patrick Murphy & think he sees a Democratic superstar?
added: Wed Dec 28 13:54:44 2016

Beyond Resistance: The Story of 2016
added: Wed Dec 28 12:36:21 2016

FIFA boss says football federations back expanded World Cup
added: Wed Dec 28 12:35:06 2016

Taiwanese party riles China by inviting Hong Kong lawmakers to forum on self-determination
added: Wed Dec 28 10:50:15 2016

BREAKING: President of ad giant Dentsu will step down to take responsibility for suicide of overworked employee
added: Wed Dec 28 10:37:18 2016

The walls have ears: Warrant granted for #Amazon Echo recordings
added: Wed Dec 28 07:20:01 2016
tags: amazon

Emboldened by its total impunity after decades of illegally colonizing occupied Palestinian land, Israel continues
added: Tue Dec 27 02:49:41 2016

Hong Kong, where history has become a battleground for Beijing.
added: Tue Dec 27 01:59:23 2016

“The normalization of China-Norway ties is the result of years of quiet diplomacy.”
added: Tue Dec 27 01:15:01 2016

How Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert blazed a trail for Trump
added: Mon Dec 26 21:54:51 2016

Now more than ever, must reading from the great Tony Judt in 2006: "The Country That Wouldn't Grow Up"
added: Mon Dec 26 19:47:30 2016

Jabbing left and right, the Anti-Defamation League defends space for American Jews in the political center.
added: Mon Dec 26 14:54:22 2016

The Christmas bird count, a ‘citizen science project,’ thrives in B.C.
added: Mon Dec 26 14:31:09 2016

Apple Pulls Nokia Products from Apple Stores: Comments:
added: Mon Dec 26 14:30:03 2016

#MondayBlues In this album, blues musician Memphis Slim interprets some of his favorite blues singers.
added: Mon Dec 26 14:30:02 2016
tags: mondayblues

Trump’s administration will embolden the Right to harass, suppress, and silence any criticism of Israel.
added: Mon Dec 26 14:28:46 2016

China wages cyber war against dharamsala
added: Mon Dec 26 14:22:22 2016

#Cambodia currently principally indebted to China, still has decades-old $458m debt to #Russia and US at $162m
added: Mon Dec 26 14:00:55 2016
tags: cambodia, russia

If you liked @Nate_Cohn's NYT election analysis, my piece had the same conclusions, worse graphics & better politics
added: Mon Dec 26 13:36:25 2016

@democracynow @WarOnWarOff Bernie is right! BTW we can thank Bill Clinton and the Telecommunications Act of 1996.
added: Mon Dec 26 13:33:53 2016

Dec 26 1907 - New York City Rent Strike begins. Lasts until Jan 9 & 2000 families receive reduced rents as a result.
added: Mon Dec 26 13:27:16 2016

The graffiti kids who sparked the Syrian war – @markmackinnon's telling of the Syrian revolution –
added: Mon Dec 26 09:53:35 2016

FAKE NEWS OR FAKE RICE? "China produces fake rice ...mixed with plastic for exportation to African countries"
added: Mon Dec 26 09:35:58 2016

Chinese Carrier Enters South China Sea Amid Renewed Tension
added: Mon Dec 26 09:12:03 2016

Carrie Lam to fly back to Beijing
added: Mon Dec 26 08:26:35 2016

#Museum director under investigation because he opposed #commercialdevelopment in area around ancient temple
added: Mon Dec 26 07:30:09 2016
tags: museum, commercialdevelopment

"Palestinians know that they have been offered only stale crumbs from the UN Security Council's table."
added: Mon Dec 26 07:30:05 2016

A small planet in our solar system might have been a home for aliens
added: Mon Dec 26 07:29:01 2016

prometheus (3.1.1): Prometheus monitoring system and time series database client in Erlang.
added: Mon Dec 26 07:15:43 2016

Chinese tourists riot after flight delays in Hokkaido
added: Mon Dec 26 07:06:16 2016

Duped by fake news story, Pakistani minister threatens nuclear war with Israel @CNNI
added: Mon Dec 26 07:06:03 2016

China's property curbs set to stay in place in 2017: government think tank
added: Mon Dec 26 07:05:05 2016

Bengal batsman #PankajShaw smashes 413 not out; hits 44 fours, 23 sixes en route
added: Mon Dec 26 06:16:15 2016
tags: pankajshaw

Filmmaker Arrested At Pipeline Protest Facing 45 Years In Felony Charges
added: Mon Dec 26 02:58:08 2016

China lease renewals ease homeowner fears
added: Mon Dec 26 02:43:34 2016

Sound familiar? Xinhua raises concerns about absence of secretive ruler due to health fears
added: Mon Dec 26 02:20:03 2016

The belligerent persecution complex of the American Christian supermajority:
added: Mon Dec 26 02:07:48 2016

Trump’s chief ethics lawyer has a long history of destroying campaign finance regulations.
added: Mon Dec 26 01:55:01 2016

Major Veterans Groups Are Rattled By Trump’s Plans To Gut The VA
added: Mon Dec 26 00:38:00 2016

CA AG files new charges against Backpage CEO, shareholders for pimping and money laundering
added: Mon Dec 26 00:31:09 2016

Sudan steps up efforts to save historical landmarks
added: Mon Dec 26 00:30:10 2016

TIL: Pokemon Go users are editing/vandalizing OpenStreetMap since it seems to use OSM data for spawn locations. m(
added: Sun Dec 25 20:24:44 2016

Israel's prime minister pledged to exact a "diplomatic and economic price" over the UN Security Council resolution
added: Sun Dec 25 19:48:05 2016

I caught up with Latino leaders who quit supporting Trump during his campaign. They're...back on board:
added: Sun Dec 25 19:18:42 2016

#HKFP Chinese whispers: How China is using the media as a form of soft power in Australia
added: Sun Dec 25 16:41:24 2016
tags: hkfp

MINDEF makes formal representation to Hong Kong on detention of SAF’s Terrex ICVs – The…
added: Sun Dec 25 16:40:02 2016

Behind the scenes: The mainland journalist who writes about China's human rights
added: Sun Dec 25 16:36:08 2016

#HKFP Approval to resign? Finance Sec. John Tsang is answerable Hongkongers, not Beijing
added: Sun Dec 25 16:31:24 2016
tags: hkfp

China needs to regulate 'money gates' but guard against financial stress: state media
added: Sun Dec 25 15:35:04 2016

Keith Ellison and Bernie Sanders: How To Remake the Democratic Party - In These Times:
added: Sun Dec 25 15:30:09 2016

Nigerian fake rice update: apparently it was meant for display all along cc @shelbygrossman
added: Sun Dec 25 15:30:05 2016

Scared For Her Life, Afghanistan's First Female Pilot Seeks Asylum.
added: Sun Dec 25 15:00:11 2016

An earthquake registering a magnitude of 7.7 struck southern Chile. Region under tsunami watch
added: Sun Dec 25 14:54:48 2016

Silencing dissent is going to become the American way. History will judge @SpeakerRyan harshly.
added: Sun Dec 25 13:50:30 2016

Egypt confirms Al Jazeera producer's arrest for 'provoking sedition'
added: Sun Dec 25 13:15:36 2016

"It’s not just about my brother’s case, it is… about the horrible colonial situation between Puerto Rico & the US"
added: Sun Dec 25 13:05:09 2016

"At this pace, conservationists fear that the vaquita will be extinct by 2022."
added: Sun Dec 25 13:03:37 2016

Beijing imposes anti-independence rules on Hong Kong deputies to China’s top legislature
added: Sun Dec 25 12:43:26 2016

New report from House lawmakers rejects backdoors, says weakening encryption is against national interest :
added: Sun Dec 25 12:41:35 2016

Merry XMAS from the NYPD
added: Sun Dec 25 11:55:41 2016

Hackers breached the “The Standard Hong Kong” newspaper via @InfoSecHotSpot
added: Sun Dec 25 11:20:16 2016

The brainless slime mould that can solve problems and teach what it has learnt to other slimes via @theage
added: Sun Dec 25 11:18:48 2016

'Friends don't take friends to the UN': Netanyahu accuses Obama over settlements vote
added: Sun Dec 25 10:39:52 2016

@Tibetans My ‘Ruins Photography’ By Woeser @degewa #Tibet
added: Sun Dec 25 10:08:13 2016
tags: tibet

Singapore government still unsuccessful in securing release of seized armoured vehicles - The Independent
added: Sun Dec 25 09:59:22 2016

Queen too ill to attend Christmas Day church service
added: Sun Dec 25 09:58:51 2016

China to levy new taxes in bid to strengthen pollution fight
added: Sun Dec 25 09:35:04 2016

Millennials are living with their parents at a rate not seen since the Great Depression
added: Sun Dec 25 09:32:02 2016

Woman techie hacked to death with sharp-edged weapon in Pune
added: Sun Dec 25 09:15:00 2016

After "despotism of absolute monarchy &...terror of revolution, liberalism warns that uninterrupted power corrupts."
added: Sun Dec 25 09:05:44 2016

China's aircraft carrier to drill in Western Pacific
added: Sun Dec 25 09:05:06 2016

Dozens of UK banks and financial firms 'looking at moving to Ireland'
added: Sun Dec 25 09:04:10 2016

China to mobilise 'hundreds' of missiles to disputed #SouthChinaSea islands in coming months, US officials say
added: Sun Dec 25 08:56:55 2016
tags: southchinasea

Bernie Supporters Seem to Be Staging a Revolt in the Washington Democratic Party -
added: Sun Dec 25 08:35:05 2016

Climate deniers? @DanRather prefers "reality deniers": via @grist
added: Sun Dec 25 04:35:01 2016

China Cracks Down on Christmas Celebrations, Bans Protestant Services
added: Sun Dec 25 02:15:27 2016

Today, only one political party is leading the fight for a voting-justice movement: the Green Party.
added: Sat Dec 24 17:00:45 2016

Interview: 'King of Votes' Eddie Chu says it’s time for a real Hong Kong democratic movement
added: Sat Dec 24 16:02:25 2016

As a holiday gift, we’re bringing GitLab Pages to Community Edition Happy holidays!
added: Sat Dec 24 14:22:51 2016

nice xmas present-the first fruits of my collaboration w/ @adrianzenz on the beefed up security posture in Xinjiang
added: Fri Dec 23 20:54:14 2016

Liberal elites are "resistant to the 'Hillary failed' narrative in part because they are directly indicted by it."
added: Fri Dec 23 12:22:01 2016

A 30min aerial footage of World's largest gold mine. #WestPapua #genocide continuous while a mountain is plundered
added: Fri Dec 23 11:49:13 2016
tags: genocide, westpapua

Limerick city food bank runs out of supplies and turns over 100 people away
added: Fri Dec 23 11:44:21 2016

Chinese Companies Announce Plans to Buy 49% of European Data Center Operator Global Switch
added: Fri Dec 23 11:24:47 2016

Not only did Democrats lose the White House, they have few governorships and state legislatures
added: Fri Dec 23 10:08:16 2016

#Taiwan meeting would be a real #Asia pivot - Washington Times
added: Fri Dec 23 10:07:59 2016
tags: asia, taiwan

Costly debt, tepid equities nudge China Inc to convertibles by @Umesh_Desai
added: Fri Dec 23 10:07:20 2016

Last week @paulkrugman wrote interestingly on Fall of Roman Republic & relevance now. Here are further reflections
added: Fri Dec 23 10:05:06 2016

US sues Barclays over crisis-era mortgage securities
added: Fri Dec 23 09:17:33 2016

U.S. companies want to play China’s game. They just can’t win it.
added: Fri Dec 23 09:15:56 2016

Continuous Delivery: A Christmas Tale via @circleci
added: Fri Dec 23 09:13:58 2016

Beijing prosecutors: five #police officers involved in the #LeiYang #deathincustody case won't be charged #China
added: Fri Dec 23 09:09:42 2016
tags: police, leiyang, deathincustody, china

Chinese state newspaper accuses @realDonaldTrump's trade adviser pick, Peter Navarro, of "anti-China alarmism"
added: Fri Dec 23 09:03:39 2016

LeEco just fired 60 people in Hong Kong right before the holidays. Stay classy, @LeEcoGlobal!
added: Fri Dec 23 08:38:23 2016

Uber’s self-driving cars threaten to squish bike riders
added: Fri Dec 23 08:35:03 2016

Police report filed on 'missing' allocation for Chinese schools
added: Fri Dec 23 08:32:38 2016

Fire destroys section of scenic wetland spot
added: Fri Dec 23 08:31:33 2016

What if NPCSC interpretation deviates from Basic Law?
added: Fri Dec 23 08:07:29 2016

Goldman Sachs is investigated in 1MDB case.
added: Fri Dec 23 08:05:03 2016

John Tsang’s popularity dips as his CE plans still in limbo
added: Fri Dec 23 08:04:22 2016

shock | China's name + shame campaign fails to deter polluters
added: Fri Dec 23 08:03:09 2016

China to relax foreign investment rules for aged care: State Council
added: Fri Dec 23 08:00:08 2016

Earth's core is squirting a jetstream of liquid metal under the planet's surface
added: Fri Dec 23 08:00:01 2016

China auditor says 3,000 punished for 2015 budget irregularities
added: Fri Dec 23 07:57:53 2016

China expresses disappointment at EU favoring continued limits on Chinese solar panels
added: Fri Dec 23 07:57:40 2016

Deepening commercial ties with U.S. won't change under Trump presidency: China
added: Fri Dec 23 07:57:22 2016

More like overworked
added: Fri Dec 23 07:56:46 2016

China foreign minister says U.S. ties face new uncertainties
added: Fri Dec 23 07:56:36 2016

.@DuneLawrence @xinwenfan on China's eco-destruction at sea See also
added: Fri Dec 23 07:54:19 2016

Humla, the last district not yet connected by road, is closer to China than mainland Nepal
added: Fri Dec 23 07:45:01 2016

China's scored a diplomatic hat trick after flexing its economic muscle via @bpolitics
added: Fri Dec 23 07:31:23 2016

New MTR line will not ease Southern District transport woes, says DAB
added: Fri Dec 23 07:11:56 2016

Philippines Publisher Murdered Amid Brutal Drug War
added: Fri Dec 23 07:10:09 2016

I'm really not convinced Italy has the means to bail out Monte Dei Paschi. Even at 900 USD, I keep buying Bitcoin.
added: Fri Dec 23 07:05:43 2016

China's Diplomatic Achievements Based on Economic Power which means monopoly money via @theworldpost
added: Fri Dec 23 07:03:05 2016

#Facebook break can boost wellbeing, study suggests
added: Fri Dec 23 07:00:07 2016
tags: facebook

Hate fake news? This site is for you
added: Fri Dec 23 07:00:02 2016

#ICYMI @BP_plc finally withdraws application to drill for oil in #GreatAustralianBight: #SeaShepherd #OpJeedara
added: Fri Dec 23 07:00:02 2016
tags: seashepherd, greataustralianbight, icymi, opjeedara

Shanghai water supply hit by 100-tonne wave of garbage
added: Fri Dec 23 06:54:06 2016

race to bottom | If you think air pollution in China is bad, take a look at Mongolia
added: Fri Dec 23 06:26:24 2016

Isis is using terror to eliminate multicultural countries like Germany – and the far-right is helping them
added: Fri Dec 23 06:23:00 2016

Fund established to support four pro-democracy lawmakers targeted in gov’t legal action
added: Fri Dec 23 06:18:57 2016

Skip to 3:30. Peter Navaroo cites Charles Glazer: "Trade Taiwan for peace everywhere else"
added: Fri Dec 23 06:11:49 2016

This Hong Kong developer is selling apartments that are smaller than parking spaces
added: Fri Dec 23 06:05:04 2016

New Ebola Vaccine Gives 100 Percent Protection: Comments:
added: Fri Dec 23 05:10:02 2016

Revealed: New book exposes Koh-i-Noor diamond's bloody history via @economictimes
added: Fri Dec 23 05:04:50 2016

RSF calls for release of website founder abducted last month
added: Fri Dec 23 04:53:10 2016

#China’s 2% Inflation Doesn’t Tell Whole Story as #Yuan Slumps via @markets @business @SandyHendry
added: Fri Dec 23 04:43:49 2016
tags: china, yuan

Someend of year thoughts on approaching China and risk
added: Fri Dec 23 04:35:23 2016

#Taiwan Cabinet declares 7 April as "Freedom of Expression Day" 言論自由日
added: Fri Dec 23 04:35:23 2016
tags: taiwan

Under fire, Eric Trump suspends charitable foundation: Washington Post
added: Fri Dec 23 04:35:07 2016

Chandran Nair on Consumptionomics: China’s dilemma on moderate prosperity
added: Fri Dec 23 04:32:56 2016

Bolivia continues to be an example for other countries. ✊✊✊
added: Fri Dec 23 04:30:01 2016

GovHK - such technology, very innovation: but it also says it cannot recognise online news sources. Odd that...
added: Fri Dec 23 04:15:34 2016

Not unrelated: This piece by @R_Egreteau @NAR explores the total lack of oversight for Myanmar's army
added: Fri Dec 23 04:14:00 2016

Limited room for China to tighten policy as debt fear grows
added: Fri Dec 23 04:05:07 2016

Huawei very happy to be on Map Of Tasmania
added: Fri Dec 23 04:04:48 2016

Facebook sees 68% rise in Hong Kong gov't data requests in first half of 2016
added: Fri Dec 23 03:16:03 2016

A $45m default leaves doubts about Alibaba fintech affiliate's investment offerings. by @yifanxie @jamestareddy
added: Fri Dec 23 03:14:45 2016

Thai boats using #humantrafficking fishing illegally off E Africa. More #supplychain safeguards needed @giobrouss
added: Fri Dec 23 02:50:31 2016
tags: supplychain, humantrafficking

Facebook should delete the Muslim registry it already has - Ars Technica
added: Fri Dec 23 02:10:10 2016

Editorial @WSJopinion: Taiwan Fails the Uber Test
added: Fri Dec 23 01:23:21 2016

Shanghai, Shanghai. We look at the city's soaring property market - @vicenews @isobelyeung
added: Fri Dec 23 00:21:49 2016

i wrote about referenda and why they're not nearly as democratic as they claim
added: Fri Dec 23 00:18:36 2016

Reminder: Obama is 1st US prez since 1967 to not allow a single UNSCR opposed by Israel. Full data:
added: Thu Dec 22 22:01:03 2016

"Mistakes were made:" Less than 24 hours after releasing report claiming I lied, HPSCI is walking back its report.
added: Thu Dec 22 21:14:07 2016

Uber, a $68 billion firm, dismantled a homeless encampment & displaced 30 people so its autonomous cars could park.
added: Thu Dec 22 18:49:55 2016

@immolations Never mind, found it.
added: Thu Dec 22 15:40:10 2016

iQiyi sets up 1 Billion Yuan Fund to Support High-Quality, Homegrown Content
added: Thu Dec 22 12:49:00 2016

"For the first time in my life, this liberal technocrat is considering going to jail."
added: Thu Dec 22 12:48:05 2016

In Myanmar, profit clouds army pledge to return seized land
added: Thu Dec 22 12:39:17 2016

Beijing holds fire -- at least for now -- and weighs options after Trump names China-trade skeptic Peter Navarro.
added: Thu Dec 22 10:46:47 2016

醫管局今次並無公佈有關事件,直至死者丈夫向傳媒投訴才令事件曝光。 【伊院再爆事故 33歲產婦催生後心跳停頓大出血死亡】 另看昨日報道:...
added: Thu Dec 22 10:10:03 2016

Philippines watchdog to investigate Duterte's killing brag
added: Thu Dec 22 09:49:33 2016

“To see that my skin was healed was just shocking.”
added: Thu Dec 22 09:48:20 2016

Don't use flexbox for page layout: Comments:
added: Thu Dec 22 09:40:02 2016

Snow falls on Sahara; Arctic ice tethers near melting point
added: Thu Dec 22 09:37:26 2016

Tilda Swinton releases Margaret Cho emails about film role diversity
added: Thu Dec 22 09:34:36 2016

Home ownership among 25-year-olds in England and Wales has halved in 20 years
added: Thu Dec 22 09:30:38 2016

#Thailand seeks to develop military production facilities with #China.
added: Thu Dec 22 09:30:11 2016
tags: thailand, china

A cross-party group of senior politicians call to cut the prison population by half
added: Thu Dec 22 09:28:06 2016

Misty Copeland Speaks On Her Experience in Cuba With Non-white Ballet Dancers: 'It's Proving People Wrong'
added: Thu Dec 22 09:00:29 2016

Good read about the corrosive effects of celebrity on society- weapon of mass distraction
added: Thu Dec 22 08:58:13 2016

A CNN journalist filmed the 'invasive' airport security pat-down that made her cry
added: Thu Dec 22 08:57:01 2016

Report of another pregnant woman's death at Queen Elizabeth Hospital emerges
added: Thu Dec 22 08:55:01 2016

#Mongolia says Dalai Lama won't be invited again
added: Thu Dec 22 08:51:26 2016
tags: mongolia

University student takes her own life in third student suicide in four days
added: Thu Dec 22 08:51:01 2016

Fake plastic rice seized in Nigeria amid rocketing food prices
added: Thu Dec 22 08:50:28 2016

“Cooperation is the only correct choice" - Beijing's response to Trump's appointment of China hawk Peter Navarro
added: Thu Dec 22 08:49:19 2016

U.S. returns #China's Taobao shopping website to market blacklist
added: Thu Dec 22 08:48:38 2016
tags: china

Playing The American Card: the Realpolitik Game With China and Russia That Trump Doesn't Get
added: Thu Dec 22 08:47:12 2016

‘Cheating, rapacious, venal, disease incubator': here’s what Trump’s new trade tsar thinks of China
added: Thu Dec 22 08:40:37 2016

“Email is not a technical problem. It’s a people problem. And you can’t fix people.”
added: Thu Dec 22 08:05:18 2016

North Carolina rebuffs transgender bathroom law repeal
added: Thu Dec 22 08:05:08 2016

Delivery Drivers Sue Amazon Over Misclassification, Failure to Pay Overtime and the Minimum Wage
added: Thu Dec 22 08:00:00 2016

China foreign minister says U.S. ties face new uncertainties
added: Thu Dec 22 07:58:26 2016

Fentanyl has driven Duterte to 'madness'
added: Thu Dec 22 07:56:06 2016

Under the Guise of Public Safety, China Demolishes Thousands of Mosques Violations of…
added: Thu Dec 22 07:52:47 2016

Why time management is ruining our lives | Oliver Burkeman
added: Thu Dec 22 07:47:44 2016

DAB's Starry Lee 'emotionally supports' ex-LegCo pres. Jasper Tsang to run for top job
added: Thu Dec 22 07:42:16 2016

#RAshwin named #ICC's Test Cricketer, Cricketer of the Year after brilliant run in 2016
added: Thu Dec 22 07:41:15 2016
tags: rashwin, icc

FBI search warrant into Hillary Clinton emails unsealed
added: Thu Dec 22 07:21:01 2016

Man who was wrongly imprisoned for 31 years gets $75 in compensation
added: Thu Dec 22 07:19:29 2016

How Republics End
added: Thu Dec 22 07:19:24 2016

Delta defended kicking 'Arabic-speaking' man off plane
added: Thu Dec 22 07:17:11 2016

"Dad, next time I break my arm and you won't take me to the ER, doctor said I should call Child Protective Services"
added: Thu Dec 22 07:14:40 2016

Hong Kong police allegedly mistreated and threatened detainee
added: Thu Dec 22 07:14:03 2016

#Thailand: The Amended Computer Crime Act and the State of Internet Freedoms via @EFF #NetFreedom
added: Thu Dec 22 07:04:18 2016
tags: netfreedom, thailand

Arrest of @64tianwang founder #HuangQi blowback from @RSF_inter prize, "sends signal" ahead of foreign NGO law #AFP
added: Thu Dec 22 07:03:53 2016
tags: huangqi, afp

OBJ said he was fined for wearing Craig Sager cleats that were then auctioned off with proceeds to cancer research.
added: Thu Dec 22 06:21:25 2016

#SCMP Hong Kong court warns two policemen accused of leaking murder case details not to interfere with key figures
added: Thu Dec 22 06:12:20 2016
tags: scmp

Sinica prof on Sao Tome: much of TWs money was used for vote buying. most cocoa farmers have never tasted chocolate.
added: Thu Dec 22 05:45:41 2016

‘A Notice to Foreign Forces: We’ve Captured #JiangTianyong!’ — Commy Youth League Video Denigrates Rights Lawyer
added: Thu Dec 22 05:32:58 2016
tags: jiangtianyong

2016 -- "the first election since 1796 in which more than six individuals received electoral votes for president"
added: Thu Dec 22 03:28:37 2016

"Taken literally, this would mean the end of independent reporting on national security policy."
added: Thu Dec 22 02:18:28 2016

The CIA is rebranding as a rational, progressive arm of the US state. And some liberals are buying it.
added: Thu Dec 22 01:41:43 2016

Bank of China (HK) opens 1st branch in #Brunei Xi pitches for oil and greater leverage over #ASEAN #SouthChinaSea
added: Wed Dec 21 22:54:48 2016
tags: southchinasea, brunei, asean

Mother Jones' Legacy Is Haunting Mother Jones as the Magazine Embraces Neoliberalism
added: Wed Dec 21 19:42:22 2016

Pakistan conducts live anti-ship missile test in North Arabian Sea
added: Wed Dec 21 14:30:02 2016

"Class Struggle and the Fight for Freedom" by Thomas Wells via Democratic Left
added: Wed Dec 21 14:30:01 2016

#Russia leaves #India stunned by backing 2000 Km China-Pakistan business corridor
added: Wed Dec 21 14:01:24 2016
tags: india, russia

China to tighten green car subsidy program following scandal
added: Wed Dec 21 09:25:08 2016

Japan's TDK is buying U.S.-based Apple-sensor-supplier @InvenSense for $1.3bn in cash
added: Wed Dec 21 08:46:43 2016

Missing Zhang back in action
added: Wed Dec 21 06:41:24 2016

Nassim Nicholas Taleb attacks #China printers’ censorship of his book-but 1000s of authors remain silent? @nntaleb
added: Wed Dec 21 06:40:40 2016
tags: china

China’s anticorruption campaign churns ensnares the innocent: A pig farmer's tale. Great reporting by @tepingchen
added: Wed Dec 21 06:36:45 2016

Apple is reportedly putting Mac development on the back burner: Comments:
added: Wed Dec 21 05:50:01 2016

* * * WILDAID PRESS RELEASE * * * Hong Kong Government Announces Ivory Ban Legislation
added: Wed Dec 21 05:47:42 2016

nvda - NVDA, the free and open source Screen Reader for Microsoft Windows
added: Wed Dec 21 05:46:58 2016

Stray Bullet Forces McKinney (TX) Couple To Evacuate Their Home
added: Wed Dec 21 05:45:10 2016

After the Ghost Ship fire, Tupac's old lawyer is helping Oakland artists fight eviction.
added: Wed Dec 21 05:45:07 2016

Researchers link processed meat consumption with asthma; say could worsen the condition!
added: Wed Dec 21 05:45:00 2016

#China Cheers as #Taiwan Splits With One of Last Few Friends - Bloomberg
added: Wed Dec 21 05:42:54 2016
tags: taiwan, china

@CHRDnet if you prefer English: We put out a translation
added: Wed Dec 21 05:42:42 2016

Tech leaders' Trump sitdown: "...the humiliating normalization of a bigot, a fascist and a tyrant."
added: Wed Dec 21 05:41:26 2016

And then there were 21: Taiwan says goodbye to tiny São Tomé and Príncipe by @pingroma @stegersaurus
added: Wed Dec 21 05:41:15 2016

European regulators are mad at Facebook and WhatsApp over sharing data
added: Wed Dec 21 05:40:41 2016

2018 Governor of Cal... a Taiwanese-American??
added: Wed Dec 21 05:37:11 2016

China’s bond warning - a WSJ editorial. via @WSJ
added: Wed Dec 21 05:36:13 2016

microscope (0.4.0): A simple static web server written in Elixir
added: Wed Dec 21 05:35:57 2016

Shinzo Abe’s act of peace at Pearl Harbor masks a hawkish intent via @FT
added: Wed Dec 21 05:34:55 2016

Look! US "fear of upsetting Beijing" policies discussed, dissed by veteran reporter @keithrichburg . Finally...
added: Wed Dec 21 05:33:25 2016

U.S. Soldiers Told to Ignore Sexual Abuse of Boys by Afghan Allies
added: Wed Dec 21 05:27:58 2016

Trumpian Absurdism and US-China relations by Adam Cathcart | South China Morning Post via @SCMP_News
added: Wed Dec 21 05:25:36 2016

The Army under Obama tried kicked out a soldier for beating up a pedophile to protect a child. Why?
added: Wed Dec 21 05:24:57 2016

Smog refugees flee Chinese cities as 'airpocalypse' blights half a billion
added: Wed Dec 21 05:20:58 2016

"Om Telolet Om": How viral Indonesian meme confounded the dance music world
added: Wed Dec 21 03:30:06 2016

Seizing a U.S. drone, China hardly bothers with a legal rationale
added: Wed Dec 21 03:30:03 2016

I must have touched a nerve. Shenzhen TV runs a whole segment rebutting my @lawfareblog post on the drone seizure.
added: Wed Dec 21 02:34:59 2016

Feel the need to reiterate—Mike Flynn met w/ the head of a party founded by Nazis. We need more reporting on this.
added: Wed Dec 21 02:12:58 2016

Studio behind "The Great Wall" lashes out and accuses critic of libel towards Zhang Yimou
added: Wed Dec 21 02:00:01 2016

.@karaswisher one of the few tech journalists eating their Wheaties post election. (In edtech it's @audreywatters)
added: Tue Dec 20 17:38:22 2016

Police notice to Overseas NGOs: Find out which gov body supervises & monitors your org's activities in #China:
added: Tue Dec 20 15:42:42 2016
tags: china

Congress Syria resolution described by @joshrogin seems more aimed at pushing Trump than strengthening his hand
added: Mon Dec 19 14:52:07 2016

Trump team trying to convince everyone Jeff Sessions does not hate black people
added: Mon Dec 19 14:51:37 2016

Dems must look in the mirror. We need bold leadership now more than ever. #DontGiveUp
added: Mon Dec 19 14:51:09 2016
tags: dontgiveup

Evergreen Museum displays portraits of Civil War soldiers history overlooked
added: Mon Dec 19 14:23:19 2016

Muted U.S. Response to China’s Seizure of Drone Worries Asian Allies
added: Mon Dec 19 10:47:41 2016

Very good read.
added: Mon Dec 19 09:58:30 2016

All our e-books are on sale until the end of the year. Merry Christmas!
added: Mon Dec 19 09:57:51 2016

Barclays is dropping 7,000 clients who don't make them enough money
added: Mon Dec 19 09:57:09 2016

Norway, China normalize ties after Nobel Peace Prize row via @Reuters
added: Mon Dec 19 09:48:17 2016

A must read in light of the GOPs North Carolina power grab.
added: Mon Dec 19 08:58:10 2016

HKT decries HK government's handling of mobile spectrum issues
added: Mon Dec 19 08:35:41 2016

Obama said Russian hack stopped after he told Putin to 'cut it out'. That is not true, says DNC chair
added: Mon Dec 19 08:32:00 2016

Fusion reactor endurance record hints at our energy future
added: Mon Dec 19 08:29:28 2016

Pope Francis confirms that evolution and Big Bang theory are real, and God is not 'a magician with a magic wand':
added: Mon Dec 19 08:07:30 2016

Wikileaks offers to help Obama authenticate Russia hacking claims
added: Mon Dec 19 07:37:00 2016

Media battles over CE election as power struggle overshadows Hong Kong's welfare
added: Mon Dec 19 07:31:07 2016

By Joseph Lian: Hong Kong’s Leader, Loyal to a Fault
added: Mon Dec 19 07:24:08 2016

#Malaysia - #Vietnam concerned about reports of China's military deployment in #SouthChinaSea
added: Mon Dec 19 07:21:00 2016
tags: southchinasea, vietnam, malaysia

Jail sentence for taxpayer falsely claiming deductions of expenses of self-education and approved charitable…
added: Mon Dec 19 07:20:34 2016

Dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei @aiww finds home too dangerous, but he may go to Syria
added: Mon Dec 19 07:18:38 2016

How Digital Nomads Went From Niche to Normal @WriterSnyder #digitalnomad #remotework
added: Mon Dec 19 07:05:59 2016
tags: remotework, digitalnomad

Is war between the United States and China unavoidable?
added: Mon Dec 19 07:05:09 2016

China holds ‘first ever’ underwater drone symposium two days after it seizes US device ... Quite some timing, no?
added: Mon Dec 19 06:49:59 2016

As yuan weakens, Chinese rush to open foreign currency accounts by Winni Zhou & @jruwitch
added: Mon Dec 19 06:23:58 2016

(Warning: very long read) Is Taiwan Really a Beacon of Freedom?
added: Mon Dec 19 05:42:43 2016

Police probe complaints of sexual harassment by inspector, indecent assault at drinks party
added: Mon Dec 19 05:30:09 2016

Craig Choy of the Progressive Lawyers Group 法政匯思, who focuses on privacy issues, told HKFP that it showed a...
added: Mon Dec 19 05:28:12 2016

Ousted lawmaker urges legislature to 'be just' and await final court verdict as ...
added: Mon Dec 19 05:18:20 2016

#SCMP Consultation on retirement scheme ‘like staging a show’, former lawmaker Frederick Fung says
added: Mon Dec 19 04:55:04 2016
tags: scmp

Media speculate Chief Sec. Carrie Lam may meet Chinese officials during visit to ...
added: Mon Dec 19 04:08:05 2016

Jim Crow lives in the courtroom, writes @nytopinion: Same crime, same record - but twice the time behind bars.
added: Sat Dec 17 23:24:04 2016

@KatrinaNation @sdut Report on this instead of defending Russia
added: Sat Dec 17 20:19:07 2016

Smart editorial/ San Diego Union Tribune editorial board-- Is Russian election hack just the beginning for America?
added: Sat Dec 17 19:30:36 2016

Putin and Erdogan push for Syria talks without U.S. or U.N.
added: Fri Dec 16 13:33:11 2016

🎁>£20/$25 🎁>£50/$75 🎁>£100/$125 🎁<£100/$100…
added: Fri Dec 16 13:31:01 2016

Friedman op-ed from August: "There has never been a 'two-state solution' – only a 'two-state narrative.'"
added: Fri Dec 16 13:20:50 2016

Hundreds of Mao's Cultural Revolution 'Urban Youth' Protest Over Low Pensions
added: Fri Dec 16 13:16:03 2016

Denying benefits to Hong Kong civil servant's gay partner a matter of law, not discrimination, court...
added: Fri Dec 16 13:16:01 2016

Aleppo evacuation suspended amid dispute over villages
added: Fri Dec 16 12:16:48 2016

CORNERED: Judge Orders Trump To Testify Over Remarks About Immigrants
added: Fri Dec 16 12:15:38 2016

'Infuriating': John Podesta Unleashes On 'Deeply Broken' FBI
added: Fri Dec 16 12:15:08 2016

China Railway Corp.'s Gag Order Targets Social Media Users
added: Fri Dec 16 12:14:25 2016

This 1986 video is worth watching: NBC Reports On Jeff Sessions' Confirmation Hearing
added: Fri Dec 16 12:08:25 2016 > wonder what's wrong with the PS? Read. Moscovici bashes the IMF for saying a 3.5% Gk primary surplus is too much
added: Fri Dec 16 12:08:19 2016

What we found: odds of having a child born during/after the war w/ birth defects was 30% higher for exposed veterans
added: Fri Dec 16 12:07:43 2016

Oil glut to end by mid 2017 if producers stick to deal, says IEA
added: Fri Dec 16 12:07:17 2016

Infrastructure investments driving ‘impressive’ growth in Ethiopa, says World Bank report
added: Fri Dec 16 12:07:17 2016

The next Standing Rock-style protest could be this Navajo oil battle in New Mexico
added: Fri Dec 16 12:07:06 2016

UK govt's broadband bid: "We must acknowledge that there will be areas that it is not economical to connect"
added: Fri Dec 16 12:06:56 2016

Questions about ATC system remain, says Jeremy Tam
added: Fri Dec 16 11:30:09 2016

How price-gouging of opioid overdose cure costs lives: 'There's never enough'
added: Fri Dec 16 11:04:07 2016

China's top man in Hong Kong travels to Beijing as rumours swirl that he may be removed
added: Fri Dec 16 10:00:52 2016

Immigration Minister Peter Dutton wrong on #refugees' citizenship, Federal Court finds
added: Fri Dec 16 09:40:38 2016
tags: refugees

Computer Crime Act 2.0 Unanimously Passed by Rubber-Stamp Assembly via @KhaosodEnglish
added: Fri Dec 16 09:22:43 2016

"European colonists built farms and suburbs over them, but the monuments of Mississippian civilization still endure"
added: Fri Dec 16 09:22:35 2016

Philippines says won't protest China actions in Spratly Islands
added: Fri Dec 16 09:20:10 2016

The Thin Line Between Political Censorship and Fighting Fake News in Iran
added: Fri Dec 16 09:20:08 2016

China Military Tells Burma to Ensure Border Stability
added: Fri Dec 16 09:19:20 2016

Evacuations from eastern Aleppo suspended by Syrian government side, accusing rebels of breaking terms of deal
added: Fri Dec 16 09:17:12 2016

Ted Hui wins appeal against good-behaviour bond
added: Fri Dec 16 09:13:52 2016

Speech by Chief Executive at Signing Ceremony for the Collaboration between Hong Kong International Aviation…
added: Fri Dec 16 09:13:35 2016

In which I slag off Hong Kong chief executive candidate Regina Ip via @SCMP_News
added: Fri Dec 16 09:09:45 2016

#ClimateChange Half of #Japan's biggest coral reef wiped out by hot summer
added: Fri Dec 16 09:09:29 2016
tags: climatechange, japan

Man discovers 1,500-year-old ancient city in Turkey
added: Fri Dec 16 09:05:25 2016

HK stocks continue fall, Nikkei hits a new high
added: Fri Dec 16 09:01:52 2016

Oh Great, China's Legal Daily is publishing articles about disorder in U.S. law
added: Fri Dec 16 09:01:43 2016

Hong Kong judges dismiss murderer’s landmark appeal, disagreeing with UK Supreme Court ruling on Joint Enterprise
added: Fri Dec 16 07:11:55 2016

As Trump riles China, Taiwan tallies defense costs
added: Fri Dec 16 07:10:15 2016

Iraq boosts oil sales to China, U.S., India before OPEC supply cuts bite: sources
added: Fri Dec 16 07:09:53 2016

Dang that's harsh
added: Fri Dec 16 07:07:38 2016

Beijing now categorizes its smog as a "natural meteorological disaster."
added: Fri Dec 16 07:07:26 2016

New map reveals shattering effect of roads on nature
added: Fri Dec 16 07:06:50 2016

China's $8.6 billion P2P fraud trial starts: Xinhua
added: Fri Dec 16 07:05:06 2016

U.S. Fed's interest rate hike has caught Chinese bonds off-guard, @petesweeneypro
added: Fri Dec 16 06:17:59 2016

My @AP story about an Aboriginal woman's brutal death and Australia's deep racial divide
added: Fri Dec 16 05:14:44 2016

North Carolina update: Public barred from viewing legislative coup; reporter arrested.
added: Fri Dec 16 04:15:06 2016

#Cambodia: Brother of exiled KNLF president dies in Prey Sar prison from heart attack aged 30
added: Fri Dec 16 02:18:24 2016
tags: cambodia

#Vietnam: Political blogger Nguyen Ngoc Gia tortured in Ho Chi Minh City’s Chi Hoa prison
added: Fri Dec 16 02:17:35 2016
tags: vietnam

Federal law embraces New Mexico model for rural health care
added: Fri Dec 16 02:15:50 2016

#AirForce nearly spent $8.8 billion on #drones it didn't need:
added: Fri Dec 16 02:15:01 2016
tags: airforce, drones

#ProjectRunway, the verdict is in: @MichaelKors clothes is NOT fabulous when it destroys forests for fabric
added: Fri Dec 16 02:15:01 2016
tags: projectrunway

CREDO was under gag order for yrs re: national security letters. Now it’s lifted & they talk to @jessicaschulb
added: Fri Dec 16 01:58:59 2016

Clueless Trump Roils Relations iin the Pacific
added: Fri Dec 16 01:56:01 2016

How China could craft world’s first digital totalitarian state: dangers of a system meant to promote 'social trust'
added: Fri Dec 16 01:43:02 2016

Holy crap. Swedish citizens told to prepare for possible war with Russia
added: Fri Dec 16 01:37:36 2016

China says no country can be exception to 'one China' principle
added: Fri Dec 16 01:26:41 2016

The muzzel comes off: Miss World Contestant Who Challenged China Is Allowed to Speak Once More
added: Thu Dec 15 17:56:27 2016

Democracy Now! used my Red Fawn Arrest video this morning.
added: Thu Dec 15 16:49:18 2016

#ElectionFraud Proven at Audit flipped precinct by 18pts from Bernie to Hillary @JordanChariton @BernieSanders
added: Thu Dec 15 16:34:41 2016
tags: electionfraud

Pro Tip: #ElectionFraud Never flip party affiliations of Sec of State employees @JordanChariton @BernieSanders
added: Thu Dec 15 16:33:51 2016
tags: electionfraud

South Korea Approves Alibaba Affiliate-Backed Internet Bank
added: Thu Dec 15 11:56:00 2016

Windows 10 tip: Create a full image backup using this hidden tool:
added: Thu Dec 15 11:55:38 2016

Top US Republican Senator Graham accuses Russia of hacking his email
added: Thu Dec 15 11:54:55 2016

Korean activists pressured Hyundai over equipment used by Israel for home demolitions
added: Thu Dec 15 11:49:16 2016

Neutron stars generating gravitational waves continuously, say Indian scientists
added: Thu Dec 15 11:40:01 2016

White Students Hold 'Trump' Sign, Turn Backs On Black Basketball Team
added: Thu Dec 15 11:39:44 2016

raxx (0.7.1): A Elixir webserver interface. 1. An interface specification for Elixir webservers and Elixir...
added: Thu Dec 15 11:37:06 2016

Rex Tillerson will have to figure out how to deal with China. He already has lots of experience in one area:
added: Thu Dec 15 11:36:05 2016

【美元陰司紙存銀行換真人民幣】 四川遂寧市有名女子,在街頭地攤買了 9,100 元類似美元的冥幣,之後到銀行分兩次存入戶口,再經櫃員機轉走,提取現金共六萬多元人民幣。 銀行到晚上將現金放入保險庫時,才發現是冥幣。...
added: Thu Dec 15 10:49:01 2016

An Unfettered Strong Dollar Could Spell Problems for Other Currencies
added: Thu Dec 15 10:44:10 2016

Forget Products. Build Ecosystems via @angelorep
added: Thu Dec 15 10:43:56 2016

More Firmware Backdoor Found In Cheap Android Phones via @InfoSecHotSpot
added: Thu Dec 15 10:43:26 2016

Bruce Schneier calls for fighting Trump, cops, spies, corps Not IBM.
added: Thu Dec 15 10:13:53 2016

Breaking news on Jiang Tianyong: Beijing Municipal Public Security Bureau raided Jiang Tianyong and his younger...
added: Thu Dec 15 10:12:06 2016

Chief Secretary visits Housing Department
added: Thu Dec 15 10:08:36 2016

The predicament of Egypt's Copts - by @mwhanna1
added: Thu Dec 15 10:07:47 2016

Are those magic sponges terrible for the environment?
added: Thu Dec 15 10:06:57 2016

Why do GOP Presidents get to go Hard Right, and Dems are just GOP Lite?
added: Thu Dec 15 10:06:07 2016

#Japan - #Russia braced for an island challenge Abe and Putin seek to end territorial dispute over Kuril archipelago
added: Thu Dec 15 10:03:56 2016
tags: russia, japan

Lack of Penis Bone In Humans Linked To Monogamous Relationships and Quick Sex, Study Says
added: Thu Dec 15 10:00:37 2016

California governor Jerry Brown vows his state will be a haven for science under Trump
added: Thu Dec 15 10:00:02 2016

Justice Department won't send officers to Dakota Access pipeline protest #NoDAPL 😄
added: Thu Dec 15 09:59:16 2016
tags: nodapl

Four years, #Laos? Time to Come Clean on Sombath ‘Disappearance’ -
added: Thu Dec 15 09:57:06 2016
tags: laos

Rogue One turns Star Wars' biggest plot hole into a crucial part of its history [mild-ish spoilers]
added: Thu Dec 15 09:56:05 2016

The neo-Nazi murder trial revealing Germany's darkest secrets
added: Thu Dec 15 09:11:24 2016

Biodefense challenges for PEOTUS: Antimicrobial resistance, biotech oversight, zoonotic diseases, pandemic readiness
added: Thu Dec 15 09:10:16 2016

Fraudsters convicted of rigging English language tests for 800 bogus overseas students
added: Thu Dec 15 09:07:47 2016

Hong Kong's Gross National Income and external primary income flows for third quarter of 2016
added: Thu Dec 15 08:38:36 2016

No first day pop: shares of Meitu close at the offer price on their Hong Kong debut. My take from today #chinatech
added: Thu Dec 15 08:34:46 2016
tags: chinatech

Archaeologist uncovers 'the world's oldest drawings'
added: Thu Dec 15 08:34:01 2016

Good for more than just knocking out horses
added: Thu Dec 15 08:30:01 2016

China ambassador to DC urges American business to act as "stabilizer" in relations "at a crucial transition period."
added: Thu Dec 15 08:24:28 2016

Video: Intense bust-up between lawmaker Ann Chiang and Helena Wong unfolds at Legislature
added: Thu Dec 15 08:02:30 2016

How Twitter led a woman to leave the Westboro Baptist Church:
added: Thu Dec 15 08:00:10 2016

Truth is a lost game in Turkey. Don’t let the same thing happen to you | Ece Temelkuran
added: Thu Dec 15 07:33:22 2016

Groundbreaking coach set for biggest challenge yet. #sbsfootball @PaulWilliams_85
added: Thu Dec 15 07:20:21 2016
tags: sbsfootball

NEW blogpost: On the trail of Jain heritage in Tamil Nadu #Madurai #Kanchipuram #Travel
added: Thu Dec 15 07:15:32 2016
tags: madurai, kanchipuram, travel

Tamil Nadu fishermen chased away by Sri Lankan navy, fishing nets cut
added: Thu Dec 15 07:15:01 2016

Official who called Michelle Obama ‘ape in heels’ back at work
added: Thu Dec 15 07:14:00 2016

Pharma execs charged in US for fixing prices on generics
added: Thu Dec 15 06:20:06 2016

Govt bid for early trial of four lawmakers rejected
added: Thu Dec 15 06:14:25 2016

PH cancels visit by UN rapporteur on extrajudicial killings via @ABSCBNNews
added: Thu Dec 15 06:11:19 2016

James Tien throws his weight behind John Tsang
added: Thu Dec 15 06:10:07 2016

China's air force says recent long-range drills routine
added: Thu Dec 15 06:09:01 2016

Hong Kong faces new rules on illegal timber flooding China by @farahmaster
added: Thu Dec 15 06:08:19 2016

After Hong Kong’s Leader is Cast Aside, Beijing Guns for Liaison Office Chief
added: Thu Dec 15 06:06:19 2016

Australia's Crown Resorts leaves Las Vegas, sells down Macau
added: Thu Dec 15 06:05:07 2016

#Thailand: Approval of amendments to Computer Crimes Act postponed to December 16
added: Thu Dec 15 05:45:51 2016
tags: thailand

Julie Bishop accuses China (without naming it) of fuelling 'tension and mistrust' by weaponising artificial islands
added: Thu Dec 15 05:25:47 2016

House GOP tax plan would mean a huge tax hike for businesses that import - and they don't like it one bit.
added: Thu Dec 15 04:35:12 2016

Trump team disavows survey seeking names of climate workers
added: Thu Dec 15 04:35:05 2016

Help save government data sets from being lost in the coming transition:
added: Thu Dec 15 04:30:57 2016

Police crack Spain-based phone scam ring that swindled HK$10 million from victims in Hong Kong
added: Thu Dec 15 04:29:50 2016

Multiple foreign nonprofits in China operating without full-time foreign staff in the country as new law looms
added: Thu Dec 15 04:18:33 2016

Star Trek: Discovery casts The Walking Dead's Sonequa Martin-Green as its lead
added: Thu Dec 15 04:15:45 2016

North Carolina G.O.P. Moves to Curb Power of New Democratic Governor
added: Thu Dec 15 04:12:22 2016

Of all things to hate, the white nationalist movement known as the alt-right has targeted 'Rogue One':
added: Thu Dec 15 02:19:09 2016

Eight States Have Fewer Than 10 Girls Take AP Computer Science Exam #womenintech #girlsinstem #diversityintech
added: Thu Dec 15 02:00:04 2016
tags: diversityintech, girlsinstem, womenintech

BREAKING: Putin "personally directed" US election hacking, say officials:
added: Thu Dec 15 00:08:46 2016

More details in new article from @washingtonpost as the alleged silencing of Anastasia Lin develops plot twists
added: Wed Dec 14 23:42:29 2016

For Tillerson, South China Sea Storms Aren’t New - China Real Time Report - WSJ
added: Wed Dec 14 23:11:56 2016

Popular Chinese Muslim Website Down After Posting Letter Critical of Xi — by Christian Shepherd — via @reuters
added: Wed Dec 14 21:05:00 2016

Appalling footage from Italy of a tackle on referee Beatrice Benvenuti, has to be a severe, if not, lifetime ban
added: Wed Dec 14 20:16:26 2016

Here’s the original source for a chart I retweeted the other day.
added: Wed Dec 14 16:39:58 2016

“The icons in our software interfaces are whispering stories to us from the history of clothing and fashion.”
added: Wed Dec 14 11:30:22 2016

Australian Firm to Give Up Thai Gold Mines via @KhaosodEnglish
added: Wed Dec 14 11:28:42 2016

China tells Japan it opposes unilateral North Korea sanctions
added: Wed Dec 14 11:24:09 2016

Popular Chinese Muslim website down after posting letter critical of Xi
added: Wed Dec 14 11:06:31 2016

CY's going but perhaps Hongkongers should delay the champagne, writes @VivienneChow .
added: Wed Dec 14 11:06:30 2016

Criticism is growing of the 'natural rate' of interest that central banks depend upon for their analysis #economics
added: Wed Dec 14 11:05:17 2016
tags: economics

China bank lending heads for record as November new loans rise despite debt fears
added: Wed Dec 14 11:05:15 2016

Taiwan today: LGBT suicide; Chinese censorship in U.S. over Taiwan; Bloomberg’s currency manipulation accusation...
added: Wed Dec 14 11:04:00 2016

A report has found that Albania and Peru have better mobile phone coverage than the UK
added: Wed Dec 14 11:02:49 2016

Open Source Insider: OpenStreetView? You are no longer hostage to Google's car-driven vision
added: Wed Dec 14 11:02:03 2016

China said to raise the sales tax on small #cars to 7.5%, curbing a key incentive via @business
added: Wed Dec 14 11:01:33 2016
tags: cars

Every grain of rice: Air Pollution and Food Security in China
added: Wed Dec 14 11:01:19 2016

【競爭條例實施一年】 【千九宗投訴近半涉圍標】 競爭條例實施一年,競委會指收到近 1,900 宗投訴及查詢,有近一半是圍標。 當中有 5個個案、當局要出動搜查令,到明年初,有個案會在競爭事務審裁處提出訴訟。...
added: Wed Dec 14 11:00:27 2016

US execs caught bribing doctors to prescribe drug unnecessarily.
added: Wed Dec 14 11:00:03 2016
added: Wed Dec 14 10:52:23 2016

Ohio Anti-Abortion Bill a Travesty for Women’s Rights -
added: Wed Dec 14 10:49:38 2016

New low for #China authorities: Pageant Silences Beauty Queen, a Critic of China, at U.S. Contest
added: Wed Dec 14 10:42:54 2016
tags: china

新民黨傍晚舉行特別大會 葉劉料大部分黨員支持出選 #本地 Wed, 14 Dec 2016 18:17:52 +0800
added: Wed Dec 14 10:20:20 2016
tags: 本地

Haskell in the Datacentre: how we tuned the GHC runtime to make Haskell run better at scale:
added: Wed Dec 14 10:18:16 2016

#SCMP Hong Kong government seeks views on whether rules should be tightened on election opinion polls
added: Wed Dec 14 10:10:20 2016
tags: scmp

US to operate F-22 Raptors out of Darwin in apparent show of strength to #China
added: Wed Dec 14 09:38:59 2016
tags: china

People's Daily blames pro-democracy camp for helping 'fake refugees' abuse system in ...
added: Wed Dec 14 08:03:13 2016

China’s Sinopec revives plan for up to $10 billion IPO of retail unit w/@ByVenkat @GeniusWu @JBSteins via @WSJ
added: Wed Dec 14 05:03:07 2016

Admiral Harry Harris says the US will not back down from its position on the South China Sea dispute
added: Wed Dec 14 02:21:01 2016

EPA: Remember when we said #fracking doesn't contaminate drinking water? Yeah, forget all that
added: Tue Dec 13 19:27:42 2016
tags: fracking

Scientists say we shouldn't make our beds
added: Tue Dec 13 13:08:28 2016

If he doesn't sell his businesses, Trump could be subject to impeachment for violating the Emoluments Clause.
added: Tue Dec 13 13:07:01 2016

Possible agreement on the Cyprus issue postponed until 2017
added: Tue Dec 13 13:01:05 2016

Audrey Jiajia Li says both governments rely heavily on strict controls and the willingness of their people to...
added: Tue Dec 13 13:00:36 2016

PwC Sends Legal Threats To Researchers Who Found Critical Security Flaw
added: Tue Dec 13 13:00:35 2016

Google has reportedly stopped developing its own self driving car: Comments:
added: Tue Dec 13 13:00:02 2016

Devops with Chef on FreeBSD - Module 3 has been uploaded! >> #DevOps #FreeBSD #opensource…
added: Tue Dec 13 13:00:01 2016
tags: devops, opensource, freebsd

XJP demand fusion of Jiang Zemin's "rule by virtue" and "ruling country according to law" at politburo session:
added: Tue Dec 13 12:52:57 2016

DDoS: Thirty-four arrested after international probe
added: Tue Dec 13 12:51:40 2016

Family’s Shipping Company Could Pose Problems for Trump’s Transportation Pick
added: Tue Dec 13 11:21:22 2016

Giraffes, the safari animal long taken for granted, are close to extinction once again, bravo humans!
added: Tue Dec 13 11:19:19 2016

Interesting take by AmCham on possibilities for Taiwan trade with US now that TPP is all but dead.
added: Tue Dec 13 11:18:07 2016

Hong Kong’s Carrie Lam turns up the heat on presumed chief executive rival John Tsang over report via @SCMP_News
added: Tue Dec 13 11:16:42 2016

excellent piece by @ggreenwald on the need to publicly disclose all evidence of Russian hacking
added: Tue Dec 13 11:13:13 2016

Iran to build nuclear marine propulsion after U.S. 'violation' of deal
added: Tue Dec 13 11:12:51 2016

Iran just started building nuclear ships in response to America
added: Tue Dec 13 11:11:30 2016

China's richest man #WangJianlin warns #Trump against protectionism
added: Tue Dec 13 11:10:18 2016
tags: trump, wangjianlin

Merkel says sanctions against Russia over Ukraine must be extended
added: Tue Dec 13 11:01:37 2016

#SCMP HK Electric to slash electricity tariffs by 17pc, while CLP Power will freeze charges
added: Tue Dec 13 11:01:05 2016
tags: scmp

Evictions on the rise as renters struggle
added: Tue Dec 13 11:00:58 2016

They came too close to a town ... of three people.
added: Tue Dec 13 10:59:01 2016

Expert: We caught Russian hackers in the act
added: Tue Dec 13 10:53:24 2016

B/c of Ghost Ship fire, cities are cracking down on other warehouse venues, like Burnt Ramen. You can prevent that:
added: Tue Dec 13 10:31:53 2016

HK Electric to reduce tariffs by 17 per cent
added: Tue Dec 13 10:28:29 2016

The real reason unions have taken industrial action in Southern rail
added: Tue Dec 13 10:27:45 2016

The UN says regime forces are entering homes in E. Aleppo and gunning down men women and children, at least 82 dead.
added: Tue Dec 13 10:24:44 2016

This is why Southern Rail has descended into complete disaster
added: Tue Dec 13 10:24:16 2016

This account points out everything wrong with Instagram’s nipple policy
added: Tue Dec 13 10:21:01 2016

低收入在職家庭津貼推行至今兩年,成功申請個案只有約27,000宗,遠不及預期受惠家庭數目20萬。有街坊指出,低津門檻過高,難以申請。 爭取低收入家庭保障聯席 #獨媒報導 Telegram...
added: Tue Dec 13 10:19:04 2016
tags: 獨媒報導

EYE ON AFRICA - Gambian elections: President Jammeh urged to peacefully cede power
added: Tue Dec 13 10:01:14 2016

Quest Diagnostics Says Personal Health Information of 34,000 Customers Hacked
added: Tue Dec 13 10:00:39 2016

Israel singled out African scholar for deportation, world church group says #BDS #Palestine
added: Tue Dec 13 10:00:39 2016
tags: palestine, bds

A new book by the author of “Moneyball” shows how, together, two psychologists made the world a better place.
added: Tue Dec 13 10:00:17 2016

Dollar retreats, euro rallies on worries over next Fed statement | Reuters
added: Tue Dec 13 09:56:02 2016

“It would be useful to be able to transition to or from height: auto”
added: Tue Dec 13 09:55:35 2016

This is how corrupt officials under Duterte rationalize their corrupt deeds when discovered.- via @ABSCBNNews
added: Tue Dec 13 09:52:57 2016

Youngspiration pair to take their disqualification case to top court
added: Tue Dec 13 09:25:25 2016

Pan-democrats have tough choices to make ahead of chief executive vote | South China Morning Post via @SCMP_News
added: Tue Dec 13 09:22:42 2016

Small Tweet storm about this picture and post supposedly showing insider trading ahead of Trump Tweets and legality
added: Tue Dec 13 09:10:31 2016

137 days since @realDonaldTrump held a press conference 0 post-election. Unprecedented for…
added: Tue Dec 13 04:37:32 2016

At least 2,473 people have been killed (since july 2015) according to @CrisisGroup
added: Tue Dec 13 03:08:00 2016

China about to Launch the World’s Biggest Guided Missile Destroyer
added: Tue Dec 13 01:33:30 2016

Barclays, JPMorgan, Citi Help U.S. Broaden #Currency Probe via @markets
added: Tue Dec 13 01:11:47 2016
tags: currency

Good news! @Medium launched a new "membership program" today, and I've now got one. Sign up! Fund journalism! Thanks
added: Tue Dec 13 01:00:24 2016

Trump may have the wrong Asia #currency in his crosshairs #Taiwan seen as more of a manipulator than #China
added: Tue Dec 13 00:55:55 2016
tags: currency, china, taiwan

Brave 0.12.14 released to address (Certificate Transparency timebomb):
added: Tue Dec 13 00:51:28 2016

Bernie Sanders calls Trump a "pathological liar" in a scorching interview.
added: Tue Dec 13 00:51:03 2016

China's Housing Market Isn't a Bubble, Says One Strategist
added: Mon Dec 12 23:18:35 2016

Cherokee Nation attorney general legalizes same-sex marriage and adoption within the tribe by same-sex couples.
added: Mon Dec 12 23:08:05 2016

Pipeline spills 176,000 gallons of crude into creek about 150 miles from Dakota Access protest camp #NODAPL
added: Mon Dec 12 22:56:04 2016
tags: nodapl

Serverless Conf 2016 (Part 2) Data Governance, Mobile Challenges and the Future of Serverless @SkeltonThatcher
added: Mon Dec 12 22:01:16 2016

It's not enough to simply observe that we live in frightening times. These incidents are not a demonstration of...
added: Mon Dec 12 18:33:22 2016

Surely another hefty ban coming up for the England skipper
added: Mon Dec 12 14:58:57 2016

Syria: 'Battle for Aleppo is over' as rebels withdraw, monitor claims
added: Mon Dec 12 14:55:16 2016

My ebook on American political films is out today! pass it on...
added: Mon Dec 12 14:21:12 2016

Carl Bernstein: Donald Trump's Disdain For Facts Worse Than Nixon
added: Mon Dec 12 13:58:34 2016

When 9.4M followers isn’t enough:NBC will shut down the Breaking News app: Comments:
added: Mon Dec 12 13:50:02 2016

Cut salaries of MPs disrupting proceedings in Parliament: Kashi Shankaracharya
added: Mon Dec 12 13:50:00 2016

#BREAKING: election report from Nevada recount.
added: Mon Dec 12 13:29:30 2016
tags: breaking

#SCMP Hong Kong pay increases fall as fewer employers seek to boost workforce, survey finds
added: Mon Dec 12 13:29:24 2016
tags: scmp

PRC: “the two countries will have “nothing to discuss” if the US...decides to discard the...“One China” policy.”
added: Mon Dec 12 13:24:21 2016

No End In Sight For China's Political Purges In Hong Kong? by @brianhioe Link:
added: Mon Dec 12 13:00:03 2016

"59% of anthropologists & 53% of English profs would be less likely to hire someone they found out was evangelical"
added: Mon Dec 12 12:59:05 2016

Nantero raises $21M for ultra-dense carbon nanotube memory, brings total raised to $110M+
added: Mon Dec 12 12:51:09 2016

Do Sputnik and Global Times now cooperate? GT content, typical #Dandong photos.
added: Mon Dec 12 12:49:25 2016
tags: dandong

If Trump wants to go where Kiribati and Liberia have been, it is Taiwan that would suffer: by me:
added: Mon Dec 12 12:39:45 2016

This female Muslim politician is risking her freedom to fight Malaysia’s corruption
added: Mon Dec 12 12:10:01 2016

How To Stop Telling Yourself Stories That Hold You Back by @DrLeslieCarr via @mindbodygreen
added: Mon Dec 12 12:09:36 2016

Taiwan frets at being pawn in any Trump re-set of U.S.-China ties
added: Mon Dec 12 12:09:35 2016

#LuxLeaks whistleblower appeal trial now on - support these brave folk in any way you can
added: Mon Dec 12 12:04:01 2016
tags: luxleaks

Via @NPR: Trump Says He Won't Sell His Businesses To Address Conflicts Of Interest
added: Mon Dec 12 10:44:08 2016

The state has helped poor pupils into private schools before – did it work?
added: Mon Dec 12 10:44:06 2016

Daya Bay nuclear plant says incident was no radioactive leak
added: Mon Dec 12 10:43:46 2016

Unsure about what to put in the alt attribute? #HTML5 has you covered #webdevelopment
added: Mon Dec 12 10:41:01 2016
tags: webdevelopment, html5

China dismisses claim of military vehicles in Afghanistan, points to "joint law enforcement ops in border regions":
added: Mon Dec 12 10:30:58 2016

【稱為達夢想】 【樂視賈躍亭將八成股權抵押】 樂視創辦人賈躍亭承認,已將大部份股權抵押,但平倉價遠低於 35 元人民幣。 「其實的確如此,我願以把我自己全部的身家,甚至生命,都投入到夢想當中。」...
added: Mon Dec 12 10:30:07 2016

European Surveillance Companies Were Eager to Sell Syria Tools of Oppression
added: Mon Dec 12 10:29:49 2016

Good read: Reprisals, Rape, and Children Burned Alive: Burma’s Rohingya Speak of a Near-Genocidal Terror via @pock…
added: Mon Dec 12 10:29:31 2016

China's Wanda chairman warns possible US protectionism could cost jobs of 20k people his company employs in the US
added: Mon Dec 12 10:28:17 2016

Indonesia takes new step to combat loss of forests, fires
added: Mon Dec 12 09:36:14 2016

Indonesia Strengthens Peatlands Moratorium via @ValueWalk
added: Mon Dec 12 09:36:08 2016

Confident of winning more votes than John Tsang, says Regina Ip
added: Mon Dec 12 09:21:44 2016

Another ranger is dead at the hands of ivory poachers. Via @KarlMathiesen
added: Mon Dec 12 09:18:02 2016

China should aim for stable yuan, no rate hike needed adviser
added: Mon Dec 12 09:08:43 2016

Cyclone Vardah : Heavy rains, squally winds uproot trees in Chennai; landfall by 3 PM, to hit phone and power lines
added: Mon Dec 12 09:06:17 2016

#Interview Let's talk about NVMe, let's talk to Dell EMC: Let's talk about $1bn baby DSSD
added: Mon Dec 12 09:04:26 2016
tags: interview

Hong Kong stocks fall over US rate hike fear
added: Mon Dec 12 09:03:59 2016

Donald Trump has just appointed a key architect of the 2008 global financial crisis
added: Mon Dec 12 09:02:17 2016

Treasure trove of HK construction project photos MTRC Tseung Kwan O Extension here:
added: Mon Dec 12 09:02:01 2016

Macau-based writer says his sold-out screening at Macau Film Fest only had 10 people in attendance
added: Mon Dec 12 09:00:31 2016

The long history of the U.S. interfering with elections elsewhere - The Washington Post
added: Mon Dec 12 08:55:56 2016

6.7! 6.7 ! 6.7 ! 【遊日注意】Yen跌到6.7啦!一個月打88折 2月初以來最平
added: Mon Dec 12 08:55:03 2016

#China’s #Stocks, Bonds, #Yuan Slump in Unison on Liquidity Concern @business @frostyhk @justinaknope
added: Mon Dec 12 08:47:23 2016
tags: china, yuan, stocks

#China Warns #DonaldTrump Against Using #Taiwan for Leverage on Trade @business @QiZHAI @dantenkate@tshinflux #US
added: Mon Dec 12 08:46:37 2016
tags: donaldtrump, us, china, taiwan

Capacity of #MTR's new South Island Line worries Michael Tien
added: Mon Dec 12 08:05:26 2016
tags: mtr

Oil prices soar on global producer deal to cut crude output
added: Mon Dec 12 08:05:06 2016

"The CIA maneuvers the press on an international scale" - Malcolm X in 1964 #MondayMotivation
added: Mon Dec 12 08:04:51 2016
tags: mondaymotivation

China Opens Its Markets to World—World Says No Thanks - WSJ
added: Mon Dec 12 08:02:29 2016

Trump's doubting of 'One China' has sparked both hope and fear in Taiwan
added: Mon Dec 12 08:00:53 2016

ISIL 'recaptures' Palmyra from Syrian forces
added: Mon Dec 12 08:00:05 2016

Can #minimumwage work in developing countries? via @wef
added: Mon Dec 12 07:58:45 2016
tags: minimumwage

Trump on China: Beijing 'seriously concerned' over policy
added: Mon Dec 12 07:58:28 2016

culture subsector continues to be dominated by pro-establishment camp
added: Mon Dec 12 07:55:21 2016

As @SCMP_News now Chinese state media, this is an astounding piece on poor quality of infrastructure building abroad
added: Mon Dec 12 07:54:37 2016

How to block the ultrasonic signals you didn’t know were tracking you
added: Mon Dec 12 07:51:50 2016

Pro-democracy camp wins 325 seats - RTHK
added: Mon Dec 12 07:33:50 2016

Pro-democracy camp wins more than a quarter of seats on Chief Exec. Election Committee | Hong Kong Free Press
added: Mon Dec 12 07:33:31 2016

ARIA 1.1 use with SVG 1.1, SVG2 & #HTML5 & <Hx> in <legend> now added to @W3C validator
added: Mon Dec 12 07:32:07 2016
tags: html5

US National Defense Authorization Act to include "senior military exchanges" between US, Taiwan.
added: Mon Dec 12 07:31:33 2016

Hunger-striking writer jailed over poem dies in Algeria
added: Mon Dec 12 07:30:05 2016

Thousands of Invisible Oil Spills Are Destroying The Gulf
added: Mon Dec 12 07:30:00 2016

Syrian army takes Aleppo district under intense bombardment
added: Mon Dec 12 07:27:59 2016

Excellent article by Glen Cary going beyond the urban elites and examining attitudes to change in rural Saudi Arabia
added: Mon Dec 12 07:22:32 2016

How exactly is a powerless #Gambia opposition meant to have rigged results? Jammeh to contest defeat in court
added: Mon Dec 12 07:10:34 2016
tags: gambia

.@HongKongFP: Regina Ip said she will ‘definitely’ implement controversial Article 23 security law if elected #23條
added: Mon Dec 12 07:07:53 2016
tags: 23條

If bombing Coptic church was work of Islamist militants, that's a horrible, lawless way to fight Sisi's repression.
added: Mon Dec 12 07:06:31 2016

Fed turns to Trump agenda with rate hike nearly in the bag
added: Mon Dec 12 07:05:05 2016

Watch Bryan Cranston bring Walter White back to mock Trump on SNL
added: Mon Dec 12 07:04:00 2016 It's time someone acted like a responsible adult.
added: Mon Dec 12 07:00:43 2016

US ambassador rejects 'human rights with Chinese characteristics'
added: Mon Dec 12 06:30:03 2016

"The Mosul Dam, the fourth largest in the Middle East, is built on unstable grounds and its collapse is inevitable."
added: Mon Dec 12 06:00:19 2016

US court hands Standing Rock another victory #NoDAPL
added: Mon Dec 12 06:00:01 2016
tags: nodapl

#China #Stocks Sink Most in Six Months as #Property Concerns Build @business @frostyhk
added: Mon Dec 12 05:57:48 2016
tags: stocks, china, property

Pan-dems now target Ip
added: Mon Dec 12 05:57:45 2016

Methane emissions are now tracking the worst-case scenario for greenhouse gases
added: Mon Dec 12 04:22:30 2016

Worse than Watergate? Russia hacking is massive cloud over Trump presidency, and America. What caused this big mess?
added: Mon Dec 12 02:33:23 2016

"Regarding...what the Russians did & didn't do, we have...allegations & hysteria & almost no facts being produced"
added: Mon Dec 12 02:30:29 2016

Mystery Communist Party commission ‘may expand role in China’s national security’
added: Mon Dec 12 01:05:55 2016

World’s worst corporate tax havens exposed: new report reveals dangerous race to the bottom…
added: Mon Dec 12 00:20:46 2016

"China’s senior foreign policy official, Yang Jiechi, met with Lt. Gen. Michael T. Flyn"
added: Sun Dec 11 23:03:17 2016

First story I've seen on Japan's johatsu (evaporated people) phenom in US media. Families vanish overnight. @nypost
added: Sun Dec 11 21:40:45 2016

#Trump says U.S. not necessarily bound by 'one China' policy #SouthChinaSea
added: Sun Dec 11 16:32:40 2016
tags: southchinasea, trump

My year-long story on how the former head of Pepsi China found asylum in the US, on @ProPublica and @MiamiHerald
added: Fri Dec 9 13:37:12 2016

|@MIChronicle: City of Detroit launches Municipal ID program ("with perks") - Can't vote w it tho #MIchEd #MILeg
added: Fri Dec 9 13:21:14 2016
tags: miched, mileg

@Liberationtech Not on fake news per se but behavioral data infrastructures used to target it by susceptibilities
added: Fri Dec 9 13:12:08 2016

Civil rights group condemns move to block Trump inauguration protests
added: Fri Dec 9 12:25:15 2016

2 Ex-Chinese Diplomats Charged With Running Forced-Labor Ring - The New York Times
added: Fri Dec 9 12:23:13 2016

China is telling Donald Trump to toe the line via @bpolitics
added: Fri Dec 9 11:52:06 2016

Former Tory foreign secretary says Boris Johnson is 'dangerous' and may need to move jobs
added: Fri Dec 9 11:23:38 2016

Breaking: Ousted Hong Kong lawmaker Yau Wai-ching receives death threat and blade in ...
added: Fri Dec 9 11:22:05 2016

AMD packs more horsepower into GPUs with new Radeon ReLive softwar... via @InfoSecHotSpot
added: Fri Dec 9 10:55:18 2016

Major upset throws the 2017 SAR People’s Dog Show into confusion
added: Fri Dec 9 10:54:59 2016

India's cash crisis is 'a mammoth tragedy' via @CNNMoney
added: Fri Dec 9 10:54:58 2016

America's first Somali politician branded 'Isis' in taxi ride to White House
added: Fri Dec 9 10:54:15 2016

New UN treaty aims to facilitate paperless cross-border trade in Asia
added: Fri Dec 9 10:53:41 2016

"Leung's legacy is a polarised and divided society," says Ivau Choy, a CUHK politics professor. #HongKong
added: Fri Dec 9 10:53:39 2016
tags: hongkong

Statement by ExCo Non-official Members
added: Fri Dec 9 10:52:35 2016

#TVB cites “authoritative Beijing source,” says China supports neither John nor Jasper Tsang for #CEelection #HK
added: Fri Dec 9 10:52:15 2016
tags: tvb, ceelection, hk

1) Regarding the economists v historians on slavery article in the Chronicle of Higher Education
added: Fri Dec 9 10:45:15 2016

Aleppo men and boys 'missing' - UN
added: Fri Dec 9 10:35:23 2016

In case you missed it: #Greece falls back into #deflation.
added: Fri Dec 9 10:34:16 2016
tags: deflation, greece

CY Leung set to leave post, but Hong Kong must not relax, democrats warn
added: Fri Dec 9 10:20:04 2016

Poignant piece from @BBC News: What happened to #China's arrested rights lawyers?
added: Fri Dec 9 09:40:06 2016
tags: china

@chainsawriot 其實佢可能知
added: Fri Dec 9 08:11:09 2016

Hong Kong leader says will not run for chief executive at next election
added: Fri Dec 9 08:09:25 2016

2,000 disabled people wrongly declared ‘fit to work’ by DWP in just three months
added: Fri Dec 9 06:38:16 2016

Top human rights lawyer faces being struck off for bringing war crimes claims against British troops
added: Fri Dec 9 06:37:21 2016

Vietnamese fisheries clash with China in the South China Sea via @ABCNews
added: Fri Dec 9 06:35:14 2016

On-Call: Sysadmin told to spend 20+ hours changing user names, for no reason
added: Fri Dec 9 06:32:55 2016

Taiwan govt will meet w toilet paper makers as it switches to allowing flushing TP instead of throwing it in bin
added: Fri Dec 9 06:32:01 2016

Dramatic relief for industrial borrowers in China. But creates other complications. via…
added: Fri Dec 9 06:31:51 2016

How China’s quick blue-sky fixes make pollution worse | South China Morning Post via @SCMP_News
added: Fri Dec 9 06:29:37 2016

China universities must become Communist party 'strongholds', says Xi Jinping
added: Fri Dec 9 05:31:05 2016

Wisconsin municipalities saw a strange spike in traffic since March from Russia. #RecountWI
added: Fri Dec 9 04:52:14 2016
tags: recountwi

Trump blocks women's March in DC. "Massive omnibus blocking permit" filed by Trump - no protest for months
added: Fri Dec 9 03:59:21 2016

Democrats may soon be launching a few unorthodox, mega-rich candidates of their own via…
added: Thu Dec 8 21:59:07 2016

Why the German spoken by these Mennonites in Mexico is not just non-standard dialect
added: Thu Dec 8 14:47:03 2016

Clanwilliam cedar could be extinct within the 21st century:
added: Thu Dec 8 12:30:43 2016

The 2016 election illustrated that the struggle for the right to vote is not over.
added: Thu Dec 8 12:30:14 2016

Assad has ruled out the possibility of a negotiated ceasefire with rebel forces
added: Thu Dec 8 12:30:08 2016

The Michigan 2016 presidential election recount is OVER. For now.
added: Thu Dec 8 12:27:14 2016

Corporate #Japan warns of global trade contraction under Trump: @ReutersPolls
added: Thu Dec 8 10:02:59 2016
tags: japan

The Crusades: An Arab Perspective
added: Thu Dec 8 09:00:04 2016

Ireland calls for investigation into Troubles legacy to support victims 'let down' by historic inquests
added: Thu Dec 8 08:58:00 2016

Oil prices shed early gains amid doubts over OPEC output cut
added: Thu Dec 8 08:56:32 2016

Hebei, Tianjin Handed Control of Urban Planning amid Beijing's Push to Decentralize
added: Thu Dec 8 08:55:18 2016

Yes please stop the epistemic marginalization of Taiwan
added: Thu Dec 8 08:54:54 2016

申訴專員公署就網媒被拒採訪政府活動調查報告摘要 | 獨媒編輯部 | 香港獨立媒體
added: Thu Dec 8 08:52:53 2016

Opposition rapped for blaming PM @NajibRazak for Dr Mahathir’s royal rebuff
added: Thu Dec 8 08:17:41 2016

Israel Deports African Theologian over BDS Advocacy
added: Thu Dec 8 08:15:20 2016

Leader of Sunflower movement in Taiwan wonders why Americans won't stand for democracy and human rights
added: Thu Dec 8 08:11:18 2016

Hong Kong gov't 'conducting a review' of its online media ban following years-long battle
added: Thu Dec 8 08:08:37 2016

This story doesn't get any better - 'Outrage as heritage board says remains near new development have no value'
added: Thu Dec 8 08:00:57 2016

China denies alliance w/ Islamic extremists even as at Security Council it defends Assad whose atrocities fuel ISIS.
added: Thu Dec 8 07:34:17 2016

Hating on “Foreigners” a key Plank of Trumpism: Can it be Fought?
added: Thu Dec 8 07:34:08 2016

Hebei plans to build a replica Iowa farm, just like the one Xi visited “I think it will be like a Disney World.”
added: Thu Dec 8 07:30:53 2016

My reflection on Chan Yuen-ting’s success and how it still highlights the huge gender divide in football
added: Thu Dec 8 07:29:10 2016

US, EU help China's exports notch a return to growth - if only just
added: Thu Dec 8 06:02:41 2016

This is a decadeslong economic catastrophe with serious political consequences that we've basically given up on
added: Wed Dec 7 23:08:58 2016

This, from Dana Rohrabacher, is pretty extraordinary
added: Wed Dec 7 22:40:13 2016

How Ole Roemer discovered the speed of light
added: Wed Dec 7 13:24:11 2016

The Passwords You Should Never Use
added: Wed Dec 7 13:15:51 2016

Trump's Taiwan phone call and the future of the US-China relationship: @comradewong Q&A with @paulhaenle
added: Wed Dec 7 13:15:22 2016

China-Linked Spies Target Taiwan With #IE #Exploit |
added: Wed Dec 7 13:00:00 2016
tags: exploit, ie

Chris Grayling scrapped TfL Overground expansion because he didn't want Labour to control it, leaked letter reveals
added: Wed Dec 7 12:56:38 2016

#China's foreign reserves - the world's largest - fall the most since January via @markets @business
added: Wed Dec 7 11:28:19 2016
tags: china

China FX reserves drop $70bn as PBoC supports RMB
added: Wed Dec 7 09:12:06 2016

for more background, check recent insight by @newbloommag
added: Wed Dec 7 08:54:58 2016

Environmental Protection Department's landfill monitoring draws flak
added: Wed Dec 7 08:53:52 2016

There’s a new dystopian show to channel all your real-life fears: @IncSyfy
added: Wed Dec 7 08:34:59 2016

#FEATURE China and Russia aren't ready to go it alone on tech, but their threats are worryingly plausible
added: Wed Dec 7 08:31:36 2016
tags: feature

No law to stop @anwaribrahim from speaking to the press, Prisons DG told @nsurendrann…
added: Wed Dec 7 08:07:07 2016

Iowa governor Branstad is Trump's pick as China ambassador: Bloomberg
added: Wed Dec 7 08:05:06 2016

House Freedom Caucus leader is not on board with plan to delay replacing Obamacare
added: Wed Dec 7 08:03:02 2016

Photographers blend nature and the human form through 19th century photo technique
added: Wed Dec 7 08:00:20 2016

[TECH NEWS] China teams up with HSBC, Arup to launch smart cities hub: #Tech #News #IoT…
added: Wed Dec 7 08:00:18 2016
tags: iot, news, tech

Chief Justice's statement on Government's decision on enhancing remuneration packages for Judges and Judicial…
added: Wed Dec 7 07:38:51 2016

Rejection of the voluntary naked scanner. My experience this morning at Schönefeld airport:
added: Wed Dec 7 07:20:50 2016

Govt lying to public about runway funding, says Chu Hoi-dick
added: Wed Dec 7 06:44:39 2016

Empty villages and more allegations of rape - our latest piece. Myanmar: Inside the closed Rakhine region
added: Wed Dec 7 06:15:45 2016

Cool JS visualization of the HyParView protocol that's used as a basis of our implementation of Partisan for Lasp:
added: Wed Dec 7 06:14:43 2016

#HongKong can expect more economic gloom next year, surveys find | South China Morning Post via @SCMP_News
added: Wed Dec 7 06:14:09 2016
tags: hongkong

Multinationals Rethink China Strategy in Changing Market - Caixin
added: Wed Dec 7 06:10:11 2016

More from the "Everyone Is A Taiwan Expert Now" Pile That Tsai, didn't she know it was risky?
added: Wed Dec 7 06:09:58 2016

Trump 'lied his a-- off,' says Carrier union leader as terms of deal are revealed
added: Wed Dec 7 06:06:05 2016

Trump's China ambassador pick is old friends with Xi "mutual love of agriculture (bridging) the gap on human rights"
added: Wed Dec 7 05:48:25 2016

Two top EMCers bail from Dell EMC
added: Wed Dec 7 05:47:32 2016

After Ghost Ship Fire, Oakland DIY Grapples With a Broken System
added: Wed Dec 7 05:47:22 2016

U.S., state courts issue conflicting rulings on Michigan vote recount
added: Wed Dec 7 05:35:06 2016

"Gambia's 2016 elections is reminiscent of political earthquakes like the fall of the Berlin Wall." #GambiaDecides
added: Wed Dec 7 05:30:00 2016
tags: gambiadecides

Here's that filing on Bob Dole's paid work for Taiwan
added: Wed Dec 7 05:28:14 2016

Legislative Council Question 22: Public housing development projects
added: Wed Dec 7 05:26:34 2016

And so it begins.
added: Wed Dec 7 05:20:45 2016

Gambia Poised For Peaceful Transition After 22 Years Under Authoritarian Ruler
added: Wed Dec 7 05:13:09 2016

हे प्रभु, जो बंबई का गला घोंट दे, अपनी धरा को चोट दे नदी नाले कचोट दे ऐसी बुद्धि, ऐसी लालच किसी को ना दे।
added: Wed Dec 7 05:07:31 2016

FT Exclusive: China to bail out 1MDB with payment to Abu Dhabi fund #breaking
added: Wed Dec 7 02:49:35 2016
tags: breaking

The People's Republic of the Disappeared: @michaelcaster on the #CCP's attempts to normalize enforced disappearances
added: Wed Dec 7 01:16:37 2016
tags: ccp

Paul Ryan is a sick sick fuck
added: Tue Dec 6 15:36:44 2016
added: Tue Dec 6 14:58:48 2016

A Cheat Sheet on the Deglobalization of the Financial World @business
added: Tue Dec 6 14:38:29 2016

Wearing sexy clothing is not consent to sex. No justification for rape.
added: Tue Dec 6 14:37:54 2016

When less coal is burned, less mercury is emitted.
added: Tue Dec 6 14:36:52 2016

The Real Voting Scandal of 2016 via @JeffreyToobin
added: Tue Dec 6 14:36:36 2016

Nearly third of those surveyed say they see fake news stories more than once a day on internet or Facebook/Twitter
added: Tue Dec 6 14:29:44 2016

What to make of Egypt court striking down part of the repressive NGO law? Nathan Brown and Amr Hamzawy explain.
added: Tue Dec 6 14:12:35 2016

Remember when Christie was considered a popular politician?
added: Tue Dec 6 14:04:17 2016

AFN chief facing resignation calls over ‘sick’ naked legs photo with emoji by crotch…
added: Tue Dec 6 13:45:01 2016

LAPD officers will not face charges in death of homeless man on Skid Row
added: Tue Dec 6 12:50:03 2016

North Korea hacks South Korea's hi-tech cyber command
added: Tue Dec 6 12:50:01 2016

Galactic gold rush: the tech companies aiming to make space mining a reality
added: Tue Dec 6 12:49:16 2016

UN fears Chinese human rights lawyer has been 'disappeared' by authorities #709Crackdown #FreeLawyers #FreeHRDs
added: Tue Dec 6 12:49:14 2016
tags: freehrds, freelawyers, 709crackdown

“…you owe it to yourself to study the tactics that lie outside your comfort zone.” — @fakebaldur,
added: Tue Dec 6 12:43:22 2016

Trump advisors aim to privatize oil-rich Indian reservations
added: Tue Dec 6 12:34:42 2016

My op-ed on #HK's Election Committee subsector elections and why so many pro-democrats are running @AJEnglish
added: Tue Dec 6 12:34:16 2016
tags: hk

John Kerry slams Israeli settlement expansion and proposed 'formalization' bill -
added: Tue Dec 6 12:33:58 2016

Half of Detroit votes may be ineligible for recount via @detroitnews
added: Tue Dec 6 12:29:03 2016

Wow, EPA says they have only talked to Trump transition once
added: Tue Dec 6 12:22:15 2016

Angela Merkel calls for ban on full-face coverings for women in Germany #CDUpt2016
added: Tue Dec 6 12:20:16 2016
tags: cdupt2016

Police rack up an almost perfectly deadly record in Duterte's drug war 97% kill rate is pre…
added: Tue Dec 6 12:10:29 2016

DeVos will get oversight of $1+ trillion student loan system she's profiting from a company her money helped fund
added: Tue Dec 6 11:48:48 2016

Recording of the new #ErlangSolutions webinar is now available! Learn all about #MongooseIM 2.0.0 features
added: Tue Dec 6 11:40:15 2016
tags: mongooseim, erlangsolutions

獨家調查:深圳義工隊赴港反港獨,包吃包玩遊西貢 | 端傳媒 Initium Media
added: Tue Dec 6 11:30:33 2016

The Dangerous Myth That Hillary Clinton Ignored the Working Class
added: Tue Dec 6 11:30:24 2016

MUST-READ: How Assyrian Christians worldwide raised ransom $ to free 226 brethren from IS group, @lhinnant
added: Tue Dec 6 11:12:41 2016

"We waited 4 Aleppo to rise & it didn't ... so we had to bring the revolution to them," said rebel commander in 2012
added: Tue Dec 6 11:06:21 2016

Malta passes law to jail any 'doctor' who attempts to prescribe 'gay cures' via…
added: Tue Dec 6 11:02:24 2016

Veterans at Standing Rock just announced they're heading to Flint
added: Tue Dec 6 10:23:11 2016

400 syringes, medical waste collected on beach near Disco Bay Govt too busy reversing elect…
added: Tue Dec 6 10:18:44 2016

Vietnamese man charged for killing 4,000 rare turtles for souvenir business:
added: Tue Dec 6 10:16:17 2016

China hopes U.S. will not allow transit by Taiwan president
added: Tue Dec 6 10:15:50 2016

A review of 2 important books: @degewa's Tibet on Fire, & Tsering Topgyal's China & Tibet: The Perils of Insecurity
added: Tue Dec 6 10:15:26 2016

Linux kernel local root exploit existed since 2011. It was fixed today Ubuntu user can appl…
added: Tue Dec 6 10:11:23 2016

China limits sale of video game items and ¥$; Restricts 'Freemium' buy-in games; and spreads liability broadly.
added: Tue Dec 6 09:41:25 2016

Cheers! The Chinese have bought a U.K. pub after Xi Jinping had a beer there
added: Tue Dec 6 09:38:19 2016

India could face #smartphone #patent wars like those in US in recent years, #antitrust regulator says: @MLexclusive
added: Tue Dec 6 09:37:38 2016
tags: antitrust, patent, smartphone

"The simplest thing the RMT can do is to call off the strike," said the halfwit
added: Tue Dec 6 09:36:56 2016

Confessions Made Under Duress Tarnish China’s Graft Fight, @ChuBailiang on @hrw shuanggui report
added: Tue Dec 6 09:35:50 2016

#Trump can resolve #Kashmir impasse with ‘dealmaking skills'- Pence
added: Tue Dec 6 09:19:46 2016
tags: kashmir, trump

Defence casts doubt about victim's identity in Ken Tsang case
added: Tue Dec 6 09:12:42 2016

This seems to solve the mystery of why Chinese tourists are in the village of Kidlington.
added: Tue Dec 6 09:12:13 2016

Congrats to all the Flint water poisoning whistleblowers for making TIME magazine's shortlist for Person of the Year
added: Tue Dec 6 09:11:59 2016

Don't cut yourself on that Edge: Nexenta containerises DevOps
added: Tue Dec 6 09:10:11 2016

I cannot remember if Democrats were outraged over this or not?
added: Tue Dec 6 09:04:11 2016

Do you approve of HSBC's rainbow lions? Yes. What do you think?
added: Tue Dec 6 08:19:05 2016

Deal advice DIY by major Chinese firms threatens banks' rain making by @julie_zhuli
added: Tue Dec 6 08:09:49 2016

Several compiants about iPhones exploding, says Shanghai watchdog
added: Tue Dec 6 08:09:33 2016

Informed, measured piece on US-Taiwan relations by @JEPomfret
added: Tue Dec 6 08:06:08 2016

My talk on Localism and Civic identity in HK at Academia sinica this Thursday, all welcome!
added: Tue Dec 6 07:45:23 2016

Muslim woman pushed down stairs and called terrorist in New York City
added: Tue Dec 6 07:20:54 2016

Love this piece of analysis about the Taiwan call
added: Tue Dec 6 07:19:04 2016

Russia, China veto UN resolution demanding Aleppo truce
added: Tue Dec 6 07:16:09 2016

Dalian Wanda executive in charge of relisting plan resigns
added: Tue Dec 6 07:16:00 2016

House G.O.P. breaks with Trump Will Congressional Democrats be willing to tax companies that move jobs overseas?
added: Tue Dec 6 07:13:58 2016

A hypnotic, nausea-inducing time-lapse capturing 72 hours of smog last week in Shijiazhuang, NE China blehhhh
added: Tue Dec 6 07:11:56 2016

Interracial Couple's Home Destroyed By Racist Vandals: via @YouTube
added: Tue Dec 6 07:10:05 2016

It doesn't matter how many times these people are proven wrong. They still believe their own bullshit.
added: Tue Dec 6 06:47:49 2016

"Like a puritan’s sexual fears, the obsession w belittling TW's status actually ends up drawing constant attn to it"
added: Tue Dec 6 06:30:47 2016

My latest piece in the Berkshire Eagle newspaper on Trump-China-Hong Kong:
added: Tue Dec 6 06:24:47 2016

China's media, rattled by Trump, suggested on Tuesday he could build a 'quasi-alliance' with India aimed at Beijing
added: Tue Dec 6 05:38:48 2016

Torture in secret prisons: The dark side of China's anti-corruption crackdown
added: Tue Dec 6 05:36:22 2016

Donald Trump sells his stake in Dakota Access Pipeline company
added: Tue Dec 6 03:57:55 2016

#HKSAR gov officials/BJ camp hv called 4 investigation of students,teachers,civil servants & families-sum freedom>
added: Tue Dec 6 02:03:44 2016
tags: hksar

Veterans join Native elders in #NoDAPL celebration ceremony and ask for forgiveness
added: Mon Dec 5 20:26:36 2016
tags: nodapl

The Democrats' reliance on billionaire funders like Saban is a key reason that debate over Israel is not permitted.
added: Mon Dec 5 18:57:38 2016

Exclusive: #XiJinping is going to Davos, latest sign of China seeking leadership on global stage in Trump era
added: Mon Dec 5 14:37:59 2016
tags: xijinping

Chesapeake to sell Haynesville asset for $450 million
added: Mon Dec 5 14:05:03 2016

Matteo Renzi: "My experience of government finishes here."
added: Mon Dec 5 13:45:07 2016

‘Why, like New Zealand, aren’t we more proud of our indigenous people?’ #INDIGENOUS #TAIRP
added: Mon Dec 5 13:45:01 2016
tags: indigenous, tairp

Ma admin health min Yaung Chih-liang joins KMT call for referendum to decide whether to allow Tohoku food imports
added: Mon Dec 5 13:44:26 2016

New research suggests that seabird poop helps keep the Arctic cool. 🐦💩
added: Mon Dec 5 13:35:17 2016

Best Human Rights Books of 2016 An American Genocide, Benjamin Madley @yalepress
added: Mon Dec 5 13:35:15 2016

#Singapore MT @kixes: Flexing our democratic muscles: a little guide on how to write to your elected officials
added: Mon Dec 5 13:35:14 2016
tags: singapore

Austrians' pro-EU views scupper far-right bid for presidency
added: Mon Dec 5 13:28:26 2016

China: Trump Team Is ‘Clear’ on Taiwan’s Importance to Beijing - WSJ
added: Mon Dec 5 13:27:38 2016

Saudi Arabia bans a prominent journalist for his critical remarks about Trump.
added: Mon Dec 5 13:26:24 2016

That viral graph about millennials’ declining support for democracy? It’s very misleading. - The Washington Post
added: Mon Dec 5 13:26:18 2016

Dakota victory brings powerful message for Trump resistance If we organize and outlast them, we can win @Will_Bunch
added: Mon Dec 5 12:12:41 2016

USA, 2016
added: Mon Dec 5 12:00:16 2016

Being religious is like being on drugs
added: Mon Dec 5 11:53:10 2016

被控無牌經營旅館 露營車負責人脫罪
added: Mon Dec 5 11:41:32 2016

Washington gunman motivated by fake news 'Pizzagate' conspiracy
added: Mon Dec 5 11:37:35 2016

Yuan, #Taiwan Dollar Slip After @realDonaldTrump Tweets Criticism of #China - WSJ
added: Mon Dec 5 10:44:42 2016
tags: taiwan, china

Three Things to Know About #Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen, Who Rattled #China by Phoning @realDonaldTrump | TIME
added: Mon Dec 5 10:44:06 2016
tags: china, taiwan

Shinzo Abe to visit Pearl Harbor later this month, becoming the first Japanese leader to visit since the attack
added: Mon Dec 5 10:39:23 2016

'They want us to be silent': Hong Kong lawmaker under threat @nathanlawkc vows to fight by @jgriffiths ht @KamVivian
added: Mon Dec 5 10:07:27 2016

Federal judge orders Michigan to conduct a statewide recount.
added: Mon Dec 5 09:55:14 2016

ProtonMail deploying SRP authentication, using 2048-bit safe primes
added: Mon Dec 5 08:47:45 2016

'A storm is gathering on the horizon': Chinese scholars fret about Trump
added: Mon Dec 5 08:40:06 2016

S.Korean business tycoons including Samsung & Hyundai bosses to be grilled at hearings over Pres.Park's scandal @AFP
added: Mon Dec 5 07:58:00 2016

The euro is at a 20-month low
added: Mon Dec 5 07:57:56 2016

Donald Trump just made everything even worse with China
added: Mon Dec 5 07:53:37 2016

As Indonesia seeks Chinese investment, it has shied away from intl leadership on South China Sea, writes @ConnellyAL
added: Mon Dec 5 07:53:00 2016

A conspiracy theory about Hillary Clinton running paedophile ring led a man to open fire in a pizza shop
added: Mon Dec 5 07:52:48 2016

JUST IN: ‘King of judicial review’ to challenge Finance Sec’s refusal to answer lawmaker questions, HKFP has learned
added: Mon Dec 5 07:50:20 2016

I'm genuinely scared. You should be too.
added: Mon Dec 5 07:49:05 2016

If you're just waking here's what you missed with the #HFTHrescue - catch up here:
added: Mon Dec 5 07:29:21 2016
tags: hfthrescue

Theresa May says human rights abuses shouldn't affect trade policy
added: Mon Dec 5 07:24:20 2016

Ming Pao staff demands quicker probe into assault on reporter during Mong Kok clashes
added: Mon Dec 5 07:21:52 2016

Italian PM Matteo Renzi resigns after crushing 20-point defeat in constitutional referendum
added: Mon Dec 5 07:20:40 2016

Breitbart Has Landed in Beijing by @MrRFH
added: Mon Dec 5 05:41:53 2016

Not a lot of suspense in Uzbekistan as dictator Karimov's sidekick PM for past 13 years prepares to assume his role.
added: Mon Dec 5 05:41:02 2016

This piece by Ezekiel Kweku @theshrillest is so good. "What The Democrats Must Do To Win" via @MTVNews
added: Mon Dec 5 05:39:24 2016

@GreatDismal Thankfully, probably won't work: Turns out the old just need to get their shit together
added: Mon Dec 5 05:36:44 2016

My latest @InfoQ news -> "Amazon Release 'AWS X-Ray' Distributed Tracing Service in Preview" #zipkin #opentracing
added: Sun Dec 4 18:46:21 2016
tags: opentracing, zipkin

More microservices experiences @InfoQ
added: Sun Dec 4 15:56:35 2016

Hindu temples ban new 'animal fat' £5 note
added: Sun Dec 4 15:17:01 2016

No US president or president-elect has spoken to a Taiwanese leader since then-president Richard Nixon agreed in...
added: Sun Dec 4 15:09:54 2016

Chinese media blame Donald Trump's 'inexperience' over Taiwan call
added: Sun Dec 4 15:08:59 2016

Why nine Island First Nations signed Trans Mountain deals #yyj #PortAlberni
added: Sun Dec 4 15:04:11 2016
tags: portalberni, yyj

Audio shows Standing Rock Sioux tribe objected to pipeline two years ago via @NewsHour #NODAPL
added: Sun Dec 4 15:01:34 2016
tags: nodapl

Beijing aggressively targets Chinese diaspora w/political reorg of 中国侨联 All-China Fed. of Returned Overseas Chinese
added: Sun Dec 4 14:52:25 2016

It's not "fascist" to demand that Hillary be treated equitably under the law, and not be granted special privileges
added: Sun Dec 4 14:51:24 2016

#Taiwan, #Indonesia cooperation on #immigration bears fruit | Society | FocusTaiwan Mobile - CNA English News
added: Sun Dec 4 14:50:53 2016
tags: taiwan, immigration, indonesia

North Dakota fracking co slapped with $2.1mn fine over pollution of Fort Berthold reservation
added: Sun Dec 4 14:24:48 2016

Vanessa Dundon 'Sioux Z' permanently blind after being shot in the face by a tear gas canister
added: Sun Dec 4 14:21:02 2016

Singapore minister urges U.S. focus on strategic interest in Asia
added: Sun Dec 4 14:06:03 2016

Global Times chief pundit Hu Xijin: "Trump doesn't have the guts for strategic confrontation with China."
added: Sun Dec 4 14:05:59 2016

SQL injections vulnerabilities in Stack Overflow PHP questions :
added: Sun Dec 4 13:52:02 2016

Reminder Nazi-linked Austrian far-rightist set to win presidency loves Israel. Zionism and anti-Semitism are allies.
added: Sun Dec 4 13:51:30 2016

Listen to Amy Goodman's latest podcast: "How the Media Iced Out Bernie Sanders & Helped Donald Trump Win"
added: Sun Dec 4 13:50:14 2016

A Failure Of Solidarity In Taiwan After The Trump-Tsai Call? by @brianhioe Link:
added: Sun Dec 4 13:00:02 2016

How come the Western press never for a second considers Taiwan's point of view? Two people were on the call, right?
added: Sun Dec 4 12:12:42 2016

#SriLanka Sri Lanka to buy Chinese Xian Y20 military-cum-civil transport planes - The New Indian Express
added: Sun Dec 4 12:02:18 2016
tags: srilanka

// 一些建制人士就將問題歸因於新一代欠缺中國歷史教育。於是有親建制人士期望將中國歷史科列為必修科目,幫助學生培養民族情感、培養愛國觀念、為邁向民族團結及國家統一而奮鬥。...
added: Sun Dec 4 11:21:03 2016

A blow against net neutrality: #DirecTV Now service could trigger a sponsored-data arms race killing #NetNeutrality
added: Sun Dec 4 11:20:30 2016
tags: directv, netneutrality

Dec 4 1969 – Black Panther Party members Fred Hampton & Mark Clark killed while asleep during raid by Chicago police
added: Sun Dec 4 11:12:58 2016

These Big Native American Facebook Pages Are Actually Being Run By People In #Kosovo And #Vietnam
added: Sun Dec 4 11:10:45 2016
tags: vietnam, kosovo

The Latest: Stein urges federal judge to get recount moving not easy when a corrupt billionaire pushes back
added: Sun Dec 4 11:07:36 2016

JOB-KILLING $15 Minimum Wage Fails To Kill Jobs
added: Sun Dec 4 11:00:33 2016

5 #tech giants harvested our #data. This treasure must be shared among the people who provide it @evgenymorozov
added: Sun Dec 4 10:46:12 2016
tags: data, tech

U.S. Navy aims to buy more Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornets: source
added: Sun Dec 4 10:35:04 2016

Xinjiang Police Hold Uyghur Hostage Against Brother’s ‘Crime’ #China
added: Sun Dec 4 09:54:05 2016
tags: china

Human Rights Defenders held in unknown locaction, 'at risk of torture'
added: Sun Dec 4 09:50:13 2016

#Japan defence budget could rise to record $44.64 billion in 2017 amid security challenges from China & #NorthKorea
added: Sun Dec 4 08:57:01 2016
tags: northkorea, japan

Chinese health fad for donkey skin derived serum is impacting donkey populations worldwide, opens new farming opps
added: Sun Dec 4 08:52:44 2016

British students will have to pay to go to German universities after Brexit
added: Sun Dec 4 08:51:00 2016

"It would be a mistake to think he got a pass. You don’t get a pass on Taiwan" @JohnDelury on Trump & 'The Call'
added: Sun Dec 4 08:49:32 2016

The US election is officially over
added: Sun Dec 4 08:46:00 2016

A brilliant explainer. Trump, Taiwan and China: The Controversy, Explained
added: Sun Dec 4 08:42:30 2016

Carrier's workers union was shut out of negotiations between company and Donald Trump
added: Sun Dec 4 08:38:52 2016

excellent A Surprise Shift On Taiwan Policy By Trump?
added: Sun Dec 4 08:04:59 2016

Michigan's effort to drug test welfare recipients catches zero bad actors
added: Sun Dec 4 07:47:58 2016

Anti-junta activist accused of defaming King Rama X freed
added: Sun Dec 4 07:40:04 2016

Q&A: The next step following Trump’s Taiwan call
added: Sun Dec 4 07:17:13 2016

China carried out 10 ballistic missile (DF-21C) flight tests in a show of force via @MailOnline
added: Sat Dec 3 22:55:20 2016

The richest families in Florence in 1427 are still the richest families in Florence via @qz
added: Sat Dec 3 22:54:59 2016

Why crony capitalism is as American as apple pie. Some historical perspective is useful.
added: Sat Dec 3 21:16:46 2016

Leviathan would have been better if Hobbes had discussed pet monkies
added: Sat Dec 3 15:39:35 2016

Super @hirokotabuchi piece linking big banks & Indonesian #PalmOil-driven forest loss:
added: Sat Dec 3 13:25:00 2016
tags: palmoil

Nikola unveils its hydrogen-powered semi-truck
added: Sat Dec 3 13:22:45 2016

MFA Spokesperson Geng Shuang's Remarks on US President-elect Trump's Phone Call with Taiwan leader Tsai Ing-wen
added: Sat Dec 3 13:21:07 2016

A Surprise Shift On Taiwan Policy By Trump? by @brianhioe Link:
added: Sat Dec 3 13:00:03 2016

Off grid solar is solving power problems in rural Africa - via @techreview @Liberationtech @autom8
added: Sat Dec 3 11:10:31 2016

The "Econ 101" theory of labor supply and demand has been falsified. It does not work. So will we stop using it?
added: Sat Dec 3 09:08:29 2016

Harrison lobbied for Cintas, the uniform supply firm, to defeat EFCA, legislation to make it easier to form a union
added: Fri Dec 2 22:14:40 2016

Jaime Harrison, DNC chair candidate, lobbied for coal firms working to defeat Obama's cap & trade proposal
added: Fri Dec 2 22:10:13 2016

By releasing his killer w/ no charges the State of Louisiana just said that Joe McKnight's Black life didn't matter
added: Fri Dec 2 19:25:59 2016

Forest fire blamed on Palestinians may have been started by Israeli forces chasing them
added: Fri Dec 2 14:43:49 2016

I wrote about the rebirth of MTV News and the commodification of diversity in media for @thenation
added: Fri Dec 2 14:07:57 2016

I used to work for Cadbury - this is what has really happened since the Kraft takeover
added: Fri Dec 2 13:20:59 2016

These are the six elections that are about to change Europe forever
added: Fri Dec 2 13:20:01 2016

DeVos now targets MI police,fire & teachers-trying to eliminate their retirement security-so wrong 4 so many reasons
added: Fri Dec 2 13:18:21 2016

2016 world champion Nico Rosberg has announced his retirement from Formula One #F1
added: Fri Dec 2 13:17:39 2016
tags: f1

Duterte will be visiting Singapore; let's also name an orchid after him & not mention extrajudicial killings, yeah?
added: Fri Dec 2 13:16:13 2016

As China warships 'clutter' Indian Ocean, India says it's ready for any eventuality
added: Fri Dec 2 13:15:01 2016

Shameless water-carrying by NYT & @jmartnyt for these guys:
added: Fri Dec 2 13:13:53 2016

Foreclosing on a 90-year-old woman over 27 cents: Working at Goldman is the least evil thing about Steve Mnuchin
added: Fri Dec 2 12:45:33 2016

A US government science body promoted an article denying climate change and Bernie Sanders destroyed them
added: Fri Dec 2 12:40:05 2016

Psychedelics have now been proven to help terminal cancer patients as well as people with mental health problems
added: Fri Dec 2 12:40:01 2016

British fighter jets to overfly #SouthChinaSea; carriers in Pacific after 2020 | via @KimDarroch
added: Fri Dec 2 12:39:02 2016
tags: southchinasea

China rescues Filipinos near disputed South China Sea shoal
added: Fri Dec 2 12:38:48 2016

Le Carré meets Tom Sharpe, as the German intelligence agency is penetrated by an Islamist who's also a gay porn star
added: Fri Dec 2 11:10:24 2016

Accusations of lying, spying and Nazism in Austria's final presidential debate
added: Fri Dec 2 11:09:55 2016

Myanmar is burning. Where is Aung San Suu Kyi?
added: Fri Dec 2 11:09:32 2016

Trees planted to commemorate the deaths of 513 Sheffield men at the Somme threatened by @SheffCouncil. Very shoddy.
added: Fri Dec 2 11:07:06 2016

#Germany: Two comrades from #Spain arrested in #HambachForest and imprisoned in #Cologne
added: Fri Dec 2 11:06:23 2016
tags: spain, hambachforest, cologne, germany

#Cambodia: King pardons deputy opposition leader Kem Sokha
added: Fri Dec 2 10:06:40 2016
tags: cambodia

A friend's blog post about her first - and last - business trip to China.
added: Fri Dec 2 10:06:18 2016

Lawmaker queries youth group’s speedy approval – RTHK
added: Fri Dec 2 07:48:07 2016

GovHK's 2017, 20 years since Handover website: inc. poster contest co-organised by SCMP & M…
added: Fri Dec 2 07:41:08 2016

Golang’s Real-time GC in Theory and Practice
added: Fri Dec 2 07:37:43 2016

PBoC slashes X-border RMB quota for intercompany loans
added: Fri Dec 2 07:37:14 2016

A new treatment seems to have ‘cured’ a man’s cancer
added: Fri Dec 2 07:21:00 2016

Ming Pao: Regina Ip told people Beijing has given her a "green light" to run for Hong Kong's top office.
added: Fri Dec 2 07:17:22 2016

Ming Pao to replace its controversial boss
added: Fri Dec 2 07:16:58 2016

News of Chinese lawyer's beatings in prison 'only tip of the iceberg,' wife told | Hong Kong Free Press
added: Fri Dec 2 07:13:09 2016

Carrie Lam presser on preparation works for celebrating 20th anniversary of Britain's handover of Hong Kong to China
added: Fri Dec 2 07:07:11 2016

Chinese Official Warns Disastrous Impact From Domestic Venture Fund Explosion
added: Fri Dec 2 06:56:26 2016

Cornel West: Unlike Bernie Sanders, I'm Not Convinced the Democratic Party Can Be Reformed via
added: Fri Dec 2 06:48:02 2016

Mainland's top court finally clears man executed wrongly in 1995
added: Fri Dec 2 06:16:25 2016

Obama poised to block Chinese takeover of Germany's Aixtron, sources say via @technology
added: Fri Dec 2 06:14:14 2016

Two men involved in Mong Kok riots sentenced to jail
added: Fri Dec 2 06:10:16 2016

SCMP tells Singapore to pick sides btw Beijing and Taiwan ... "On sovereignty, there can be no compromise."
added: Fri Dec 2 05:17:00 2016

Britain values its business ties with Hong Kong thanks to the freedoms enshrined in the ...
added: Fri Dec 2 02:46:04 2016

sweet zombie Jesus there's to be a TAXPAYER FUNDED BAILOUT of the FUCKING INSURANCE INDUSTRY
added: Fri Dec 2 02:27:26 2016

The week of Sand Creek Massacre anniversary #WaterProtectors issue emergency proclamation:…
added: Fri Dec 2 00:40:28 2016
tags: waterprotectors

Jon Stewart: The American media has become an “information-laundering scheme”
added: Fri Dec 2 00:40:00 2016

VA administrators say a hospital in Wisconsin may have accidentally infected 592 veterans with hepatitis and HIV
added: Thu Dec 1 16:12:27 2016

Beware of How Technology Amplifies Every Deadly Sin -->
added: Thu Dec 1 14:57:57 2016

Bernie Sanders: Carrier just showed corporations how to beat Donald Trump
added: Thu Dec 1 14:50:18 2016

ThinkProgress: Keith Ellison’s radical plan to save the Democratic Party: ‘Organize, organize, organize.’
added: Thu Dec 1 14:40:15 2016

A MUST READ by @DadyChery: "Haiti Rejects Election Under Occupation"
added: Thu Dec 1 14:40:13 2016

HTTP/2 : In-depth analysis of the top four flaws of the next generation web protocol : (pdf)
added: Thu Dec 1 12:34:40 2016

【踢出境】加國逾800中國富人 涉移民欺詐面臨遣返 「在2006至2013年間,逾1,200名中國籍移民經無牌移民中介王迅……目前有320人正受查,並將面臨被遣返中國的結局……」 (按:瓦努阿圖的大門永遠為你打開。)
added: Thu Dec 1 12:34:34 2016

Pound hits three-month high after hints UK won't be heading for a Hard Brexit
added: Thu Dec 1 12:34:01 2016

Hacking WPA Enterprise with Kali Linux :
added: Thu Dec 1 12:34:00 2016

Cash-strapped Chinese dairies are selling and then renting back their cows
added: Thu Dec 1 12:30:13 2016

Kansas school board will now decide fate of of indian mascot
added: Thu Dec 1 11:36:10 2016

Magic mushrooms may ease anxiety
added: Thu Dec 1 11:35:28 2016
added: Thu Dec 1 11:13:22 2016

THANK YOU, @ShaunKing! This is exactly what we deal with in Missouri! Sickening!So much comes to mind.
added: Thu Dec 1 11:05:37 2016

"Many of the companies that buy palm oil from Wilmar tell consumers it is "sustainable."... "anything but. "
added: Thu Dec 1 08:39:13 2016

Beaten up by thugs and receiving death threats: hard life of a Chinese hunter of counterfeits. By @suilee
added: Thu Dec 1 07:43:49 2016

Justice Sec: Legal challenges filed against lawmakers are unrelated to Beijing's ruling
added: Thu Dec 1 07:38:25 2016

不評論會否向其他議員提司法覆核 #袁國強:跟進行動沒有政治考慮
added: Thu Dec 1 07:23:29 2016
tags: 袁國強

Reddit: Trying to train neural network using cuda on AWS g2x2 instance but I keep getting error #LuaLang
added: Thu Dec 1 07:22:05 2016
tags: lualang

Day 1 - Deploy your AWS Infrastructure Continuously By: @hellomichibye
added: Thu Dec 1 07:19:20 2016

Schoolboys recreate $750 HIV drug for $2
added: Thu Dec 1 07:14:13 2016

As public anger mounts over Park, memorial hall for her late father/ex-president was burned down in arson fire (KO)
added: Thu Dec 1 07:14:07 2016

Tibetan nuns dancing to Maoist pop in "Monks & Nuns' Law & Politics Training Course." Public humiliation. @degewa
added: Thu Dec 1 07:10:44 2016

The pathos of cultural critics is that their opinions are usually doomed to quick oblivion. So why do they do it?
added: Thu Dec 1 07:05:39 2016

'Talking nonsense': China tells Taiwan to stay out of Hong Kong debate
added: Thu Dec 1 07:04:08 2016

Censorship on China's WeChat: One app, two systems great work by @citizenlab h/t @wanga2z
added: Thu Dec 1 07:02:42 2016

Obama just missed a big chance to boost wind power
added: Thu Dec 1 07:00:03 2016

How a PA senator treats his state's largest economic engine. Horrible.
added: Thu Dec 1 05:14:13 2016

Cassini's grand finale: NASA's probe begins 'ring-grazing' orbits to study Saturn's rings
added: Thu Dec 1 05:11:44 2016

#China tells #Taiwan to stay out of debate over disqualified #HongKong lawmakers
added: Thu Dec 1 05:10:33 2016
tags: taiwan, china, hongkong

Malaysians worry Trump will drop a US investigation probing his “favorite prime minister”
added: Thu Dec 1 05:04:15 2016

HKU Council chairman Arthur Li: Supporting HK independence is no different to supporting Brexit or Donald Trump
added: Thu Dec 1 05:03:52 2016

CY Leung was not behind mainland travel permit relaxation, says pro-Beijing veteran Rita Fan
added: Thu Dec 1 05:00:14 2016

THIS! A must read for @TheDemocrats & anyone who wants to see the party of FDR and MLK be just that. #OurRevolution
added: Thu Dec 1 04:53:21 2016
tags: ourrevolution

China is censoring people’s chats without them even knowing about it @horwitzjosh
added: Thu Dec 1 01:50:06 2016

#SCMP Another 19 ill in Hong Kong after Thanksgiving meal at Dan Ryan’s
added: Thu Dec 1 01:36:15 2016
tags: scmp

"Yet again, as w promises of universal suffrage, the public sees that Basic Law loopholes are good for CCP not #HK"
added: Thu Dec 1 00:46:33 2016
tags: hk

A dark day for digital rights: Congress fails to stop expansive new government hacking powers.
added: Wed Nov 30 21:45:09 2016

The 100% Correct Way to Do CSS Breakpoints:
added: Wed Nov 30 21:08:03 2016

The No-BS Inside Guide to the Presidential Vote Recount #JillStein #GreenParty #Recount #AuditTheVote #Election2016
added: Wed Nov 30 17:29:34 2016
tags: greenparty, election2016, recount, auditthevote, jillstein

This piece by @DavidKaib is very good, and you should read it.
added: Wed Nov 30 14:56:20 2016

#VIETNAM Cat Lai: 539kg #ivory seized en route #NIGERIA to #CAMBODIA via @thenation @WWF_WLCrime
added: Wed Nov 30 14:36:28 2016
tags: nigeria, vietnam, cambodia, ivory

Insisting on China's stance that sanctions won't hurt common NKoreans: "中方的核心立场是,制裁是专门针对朝鲜核计划的,不能针对朝鲜人民,不能引起人道主义灾难"
added: Wed Nov 30 14:34:05 2016

During border search, US Customs seized journalist's encrypted phones, tampered with them.
added: Wed Nov 30 14:33:25 2016

JP Verzosa and his wife are being used as a bargaining chip for the state in peace negotiation in the Philippines.
added: Wed Nov 30 14:32:41 2016

Unclear what the Carrier thing really means. Workers still have no details. But the bar is very low.
added: Wed Nov 30 14:09:35 2016

Does the Carrier sort-of-deal also include the Rexnord plant down the road also moving to Mexico?
added: Wed Nov 30 14:07:18 2016 << Gov't admits "changes" re: print media... yet still refuses to recognise anyone at digit…
added: Wed Nov 30 13:43:58 2016

Plan to turn old Hong Kong airport site into hub for government facilities confirmed
added: Wed Nov 30 13:43:25 2016

|@DetNews @SEIU Robinson: The fight for a #livingwage must go on - Arrests at #Fightfor15 DA's this week in Detroit
added: Wed Nov 30 13:41:43 2016
tags: fightfor15, livingwage

"Every single case wants to do the same thing. They say we shouldn't offer a service that allows users to block ads"
added: Wed Nov 30 13:41:40 2016

Growing far-right nationalistic movements are dangerously anti-Muslim — and pro-Israel by @ggreenwald
added: Wed Nov 30 13:41:09 2016

Bernie Sanders Challenges Trump To Admit He's A Liar Or Nominate A Decent HHS Secretary | Crooks and Liars
added: Wed Nov 30 13:40:17 2016

How the Active Many Can Overcome the Ruthless Few
added: Wed Nov 30 12:42:15 2016

The hidden havens on rooftops around the world, from Singapore to Milan
added: Wed Nov 30 12:40:55 2016

Putting animal fat in the new £5 note isn't just an insult to vegetarians - it should concern everyone
added: Wed Nov 30 12:40:00 2016

Can the Democrats Move Right?, via @nytimes WTF?!?
added: Wed Nov 30 12:31:55 2016

Statement by HKSAR Government on issues relating to Mainland Travel Permit for Hong Kong and Macau Residents
added: Wed Nov 30 12:31:36 2016

Paul Ryan's Medicare Plan Hinges on American Stupidity. Prove Him Wrong.
added: Wed Nov 30 12:30:18 2016

China says it wants smooth military ties with Trump
added: Wed Nov 30 11:36:05 2016

Beijing untypically quiet on Taiwan drills in South China Sea
added: Wed Nov 30 11:35:41 2016

China steps up quality checks on state-owned overseas assets
added: Wed Nov 30 11:35:16 2016

Chinese court tries former senior provincial official for graft
added: Wed Nov 30 11:35:00 2016

The @FT special report on the future of the food industry and my piece on fishery eco-labels
added: Wed Nov 30 11:26:48 2016

1000 years ago #OnThisDay, Edmund Ironside died and Cnut became king of England
added: Wed Nov 30 11:24:47 2016
tags: onthisday

Ibrahim El-Bakraoui had bribed Turkish authorities to deport him to the Netherlands instead of Belgium.
added: Wed Nov 30 11:07:57 2016

added: Wed Nov 30 11:00:30 2016
tags: 幫黨出聲, 劉細良, 幫港出聲

"There was nothing one cd do but watch & wait for it to happen" - yet another Chinese lawyer vanishes amid crackdown
added: Wed Nov 30 10:59:54 2016

#Indonesia Jakarta Post: Support grows for #WestPapua #referendum
added: Wed Nov 30 10:53:25 2016
tags: westpapua, referendum, indonesia

In a final betrayal of Cadbury's, their new US owners have abandoned their Fairtrade and organic promises
added: Wed Nov 30 10:53:00 2016
added: Wed Nov 30 10:51:08 2016

(Fixes typo) Air conditioning company confirms deal with Trump to keep 1,000 jobs in Indiana. Reported by @jpaceDC:
added: Wed Nov 30 10:45:15 2016

Watch Airileke's Powerful Video for #WestPapua (1 December) Independence Day
added: Wed Nov 30 10:40:41 2016
tags: westpapua

President Erdogan explains why he sent Turkish troops into Syria
added: Wed Nov 30 10:37:59 2016

Oh right, about those LEDs: Comments:
added: Wed Nov 30 10:20:01 2016

700,000 Irish passports have been issued in the year of Brexit - a new record
added: Wed Nov 30 10:20:00 2016

Useful Chinese expression of the day: "老鼠过街、人人喊打" - ‘No mercy’ for HK pro-independence ‘rats’ says Beijing official
added: Wed Nov 30 10:19:55 2016

Beijing targets Taiwan crooks – The Standard
added: Wed Nov 30 09:16:18 2016

China home return permits may soon be reissued to pro-democracy lawmakers - report
added: Wed Nov 30 09:16:15 2016

VIDEO - Dozens arrested during US minimum wage protests
added: Wed Nov 30 09:15:10 2016

Monetary Statistics for October 2016
added: Wed Nov 30 09:14:35 2016

International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity
added: Wed Nov 30 09:14:34 2016

Palm Oil and human rights: What you need to know - by @amnesty
added: Wed Nov 30 09:10:55 2016

It's been snowing in Saudi Arabia and this guy's response was amazing
added: Wed Nov 30 09:10:01 2016

added: Wed Nov 30 09:09:48 2016

Refusing to engage with Trump’s base will only guarantee the growth of the far right.
added: Wed Nov 30 09:09:00 2016

Illegal gold mining in Colombia is killing the rainforest
added: Wed Nov 30 09:07:49 2016

Porsche given the job of helping build the new fast charger electric car network with partners.
added: Wed Nov 30 09:05:43 2016

People get ahead in life by using one of these two strategies
added: Wed Nov 30 09:05:07 2016

Chernobyl cover-up: Giant shield rolled over nuclear reactor remains
added: Wed Nov 30 09:04:12 2016

Theresa May signs up to unitary patent, accepts supremacy of top EU court - well, that's awkward #brexit #UPC
added: Wed Nov 30 09:03:48 2016
tags: brexit, upc

Rise in blackmail-related suicides over sexual images shared online
added: Wed Nov 30 09:01:41 2016

"If we go over a course of 25 years, it's possible there are about 25 million women in the statistics that...
added: Wed Nov 30 09:00:35 2016

稅務大樓擬遷往啟德 騰出逾4萬平方米甲級寫字樓用地 #本地 Wed, 30 Nov 2016 16:56:35 +0800
added: Wed Nov 30 09:00:17 2016
tags: 本地

Beijing determined to crack down on HK independence after meeting 'Silent Majority' ...
added: Wed Nov 30 08:40:24 2016
added: Wed Nov 30 07:20:43 2016

Pepper: Independence movement battered 1 yr since it came out, HK doomed if "self-determination" punished same way
added: Wed Nov 30 07:05:34 2016

If you thought only #Delhi is battling #pollution, think again. #Bengaluru #Mumbai #Ahmedebad are as bad: @JoseyJohn
added: Wed Nov 30 06:59:41 2016
tags: delhi, bengaluru, pollution, mumbai, ahmedebad

Legislative Council Question 9: Follow-up actions on incidents of excess lead found in drinking water
added: Wed Nov 30 05:16:03 2016

Watch Hong Kong's rule of law disappear in real time:
added: Wed Nov 30 05:13:17 2016
tags: oathgate

Barrett Brown released after 4+ years in prison following charges after the Stratfor hack
added: Wed Nov 30 05:11:08 2016

Is @BarackObama happy with Trump's Treasury pick? Recall Summers Geithner Goolsbee Rubin. The more things change...
added: Wed Nov 30 05:10:35 2016

Taiwan protests against Malaysia's deportation of fraud suspects to China
added: Wed Nov 30 04:58:55 2016

Interesting analysis of Singaporean APCs seized in Hong Kong. h/t @mgerrydoyle
added: Wed Nov 30 04:58:47 2016

Russia wants to step up its ability to censor the Internet, and it’s turning to China for help.
added: Wed Nov 30 04:58:20 2016

Shameful what Hardball is peddling tonight/@chrismatthews knows better/ Putin didn’t undermine the election. We did.
added: Wed Nov 30 04:48:11 2016

A 'coup d'etat': Pro-democracy camp slam gov't legal effort to overthrow lawmaker Lau ...
added: Wed Nov 30 04:42:06 2016

When Stein was talking about lobbyists influence on FDA everyone freaked out - here's Warren on same exact issue.
added: Wed Nov 30 04:38:59 2016

First, Wisconsin gerrymandering thrown out, now North Carolina. Courts are on a roll!
added: Wed Nov 30 04:31:00 2016

NEW #BestoftheLeft: "The divide at the heart of #progressive politics" @FAIRmediawatch @TheBpDShow @BitchMedia +
added: Wed Nov 30 04:25:56 2016
tags: bestoftheleft, progressive

Surprising no one- Ant Financial adds social network function to Alipay, promptly inundated w/ inappropriate photos
added: Wed Nov 30 04:21:00 2016

#India -- Demonetised Currency: Apple sales shoot up as customers rush to buy iPhones with demonetised notes
added: Wed Nov 30 04:04:35 2016
tags: india

Indonesian Lower Court Rejects Bid to Protect Prized Forest via @KhaosodEnglish
added: Wed Nov 30 04:04:30 2016

Our deep dive on the 21st Century Cures Act
added: Wed Nov 30 04:03:58 2016

Spinning rust supply chain seizes up after BIG disk demand spike
added: Wed Nov 30 04:03:12 2016

荷蘭跟比利時同意互換領土,以簡化邊境。 相關地帶是以一條河流做邊境,但之後河流人工拉直,邊界又沒有相應改變,導致某些地方的居民必須乘船,才能在不跨越邊境下往自己國家其他地方。 這次換地中,比利時交出的領土較拿回的多。
added: Wed Nov 30 04:02:57 2016

"Yours" It's a bloodbath in Chinese commodity futures (via @BIAUS) #ausbiz
added: Wed Nov 30 03:45:33 2016
tags: ausbiz

China 'concerned' over Philippines' detention of Chinese in gambling crackdown via @Reuters
added: Wed Nov 30 03:35:59 2016

This casino on a remote Pacific island is run by a former Trump exec and looks like a money laundering op.
added: Wed Nov 30 03:16:34 2016

Nearly 900 hate incidents documented after presidential election, group says #splc #election
added: Wed Nov 30 03:11:06 2016
tags: splc, election

Children as young as eight worked in "hazardous" conditions at plantations run by Singapore's Wilmar
added: Wed Nov 30 02:50:58 2016

Hackers hit China-owned Liechtenstein bank
added: Wed Nov 30 01:02:39 2016

Abusing language is a sign of creeping authoritarianism. That's why we must deep-six the term "alt-right." My column
added: Wed Nov 30 00:52:55 2016

McConnell says he won’t recuse himself from wife’s cabinet confirmation
added: Wed Nov 30 00:39:03 2016

China as climate change savior? Not so fast. By @KeithBradsher
added: Wed Nov 30 00:15:46 2016

The new nationalism is rising. It is a dangerous threat to prosperity, security & democracy.
added: Tue Nov 29 19:13:48 2016

#Sharper has been convicted of drugging and raping 9 women across the country. Wonder how many others are out there?
added: Tue Nov 29 18:58:17 2016
tags: sharper

Now online, "Project X," the full short film on NSA's New York spy hub: Story:…
added: Tue Nov 29 18:24:55 2016

Great back story to Trump's pick of Devos via @MotherJones
added: Tue Nov 29 17:21:46 2016

I negged David Brock for @jacobinmag. Enjoy.
added: Tue Nov 29 17:16:05 2016

VIDEO: Fans of @ChapecoenseReal gather at home stadium to mourn, pray | #ForçaChapecoense #ForçaChape
added: Tue Nov 29 15:36:32 2016
tags: forçachape, forçachapecoense

Anti-immigrant hate group FAIR hopes to guide #Trump’s #immigration policies
added: Tue Nov 29 15:34:51 2016
tags: immigration, trump

University's failure to investigate first rape ‘allowed attacker to commit second’
added: Tue Nov 29 12:57:38 2016

Plane that crashed with Brazilian football team was used by Argentina national team two weeks ago
added: Tue Nov 29 12:40:08 2016

Warning for Syria: Libya's welcome victory over ISIS has proved hollow, not a catalyst to unify still-warring nation
added: Tue Nov 29 12:08:40 2016

China Mobile 4G User Base Exceeds 500 Million
added: Tue Nov 29 12:07:23 2016

5 ways learning a second language will make you a better person.
added: Tue Nov 29 12:07:01 2016

Meet the #CowgirlsofColor. The 1st and only all-Black female rodeo team:
added: Tue Nov 29 12:04:02 2016
tags: cowgirlsofcolor

Berlin exhibit of #Iran's modern #art collection postponed-politics on both sides challenging art diplomacy
added: Tue Nov 29 11:54:59 2016
tags: art, iran

'Modified scanner software reason why new passports can't be read'
added: Tue Nov 29 11:26:09 2016

"most important caucus formation will be the ideological center." He acts like he discovered that. We're here. 🙄
added: Tue Nov 29 11:25:34 2016

ATC snag forces temporary halt of outbound flights
added: Tue Nov 29 11:25:06 2016

Aides of Philippines' Duterte attacked in ambush. But Duterte says he will push through with a visit to the south
added: Tue Nov 29 11:19:12 2016

6 Potential Brain Benefits Of Bilingual Education
added: Tue Nov 29 11:04:06 2016

Due to discrepancies in numbers: Wildlife Institute of #India to conduct #tiger and snow #leopard estimations
added: Tue Nov 29 10:34:08 2016
tags: tiger, leopard, india

"APL has accumulated yrs of experience in transporting militry equipment, including for the US, not only Singapore."
added: Tue Nov 29 10:27:42 2016

The world's first food waste supermarket is so popular it has opened a new store
added: Tue Nov 29 10:25:48 2016

Why do Singapore troops train in Taiwan - and why does China care?
added: Tue Nov 29 10:22:36 2016

Why Elm? - #functionalprogramming #elm
added: Tue Nov 29 10:22:00 2016
tags: elm, functionalprogramming

Labour must not respond to Ukip threat with reckless pledge to cut immigration, warns MP Stephen Kinnock
added: Tue Nov 29 10:21:46 2016

Flipkart now worth just $6b, says Morgan Stanley
added: Tue Nov 29 09:48:49 2016

#Jolla #Slush2016 announcement is here! Read more at:
added: Tue Nov 29 09:44:13 2016
tags: slush2016, jolla

How Stable Are Democracies? ‘Warning Signs Are Flashing Red’
added: Tue Nov 29 09:35:41 2016

#HKFP The purge continues: Chief Executive to start legal challenge over lawmaker Lau ...
added: Tue Nov 29 09:33:18 2016
tags: hkfp

The Mouse always wins: Vines sets out in detail just what a bad deal #HK government suckers got from #Disney
added: Tue Nov 29 09:22:18 2016
tags: disney, hk

9 members of the Philippines President's security team were hurt after their convoy was hit by an explosive device.
added: Tue Nov 29 09:21:45 2016

#SCMP Hong Kong government seeks legal advice on leak of confidential data on contentious housing project
added: Tue Nov 29 09:01:31 2016
tags: scmp

SFC seeks more accountability for financial firms
added: Tue Nov 29 08:50:35 2016

HK consumers oppose spectrum fee hike: HKT
added: Tue Nov 29 07:43:06 2016

Fun borough by borough breakdown of how London housing mkt has changed over past year
added: Tue Nov 29 07:42:29 2016

To stop relying on Western hand-me-downs, African countries are importing Chinese textile companies via @qzafrica
added: Tue Nov 29 07:41:30 2016

#HKFP Reformists win landslide victory in Arts Development Council election
added: Tue Nov 29 07:28:20 2016
tags: hkfp

China forex regulator tightens controls to stem capital outflows: sources
added: Tue Nov 29 07:06:30 2016

New magnetic field theory gets us closer to nuclear fusion
added: Tue Nov 29 07:02:56 2016

NASA X-Ray Tech Could Enable Superfast Communication In Deep Space
added: Tue Nov 29 07:00:38 2016

Almost out of Africa – You can help stop Grauer’s gorillas from going extinct.…
added: Tue Nov 29 07:00:13 2016

Electoral College member resigns rather than vote for Donald Trump
added: Tue Nov 29 06:59:00 2016

Mainland Chinese pair who cooked cat to feed dog fined and told to embrace Hong Kong’s respect for animal rights
added: Tue Nov 29 06:58:20 2016

"Even as the public acknowledges the need for more trustworthy reporting, newsrooms are being decimated"
added: Tue Nov 29 06:55:12 2016

So far Duterte is only threatening, but the last thing the Philippines needs is revival of Marcos-style martial law.
added: Tue Nov 29 06:54:26 2016

This is why Netgate's central mgmt for @pfsense will not require reaching the router. Instead the router reaches out
added: Tue Nov 29 06:54:20 2016

A Rowhammer ban-hammer for all, and it's all in software
added: Tue Nov 29 06:54:01 2016

Privacy eyeglasses use reflective material to avoid surveillance cameras.
added: Tue Nov 29 06:43:16 2016

Who are these 1 in 6 Americans who believe that army rule would be a "good" or "very good" thing?
added: Tue Nov 29 06:42:28 2016

One Belt, One Road, one utterly absurd-sounding theme park. Your move, Disney:
added: Tue Nov 29 06:22:39 2016

Plane carrying 72 people including a Brazilian football team crashes
added: Tue Nov 29 06:22:34 2016

India not so happy with recent international political developments, it seems:
added: Tue Nov 29 06:22:25 2016

Trump's Son-in-Law Jared Kushner Could Face His Own Conflict-of-Interest Questions.
added: Tue Nov 29 05:39:16 2016

Attempted murder charges against a Standing Rock protestor were dropped to make way for federal charges #FreeRedFawn
added: Tue Nov 29 05:25:49 2016
tags: freeredfawn

The hacker who installed ransomware on thousands of San Fran light rail systems on Friday has himself been hacked
added: Tue Nov 29 05:21:00 2016

We need to talk about the online radicalisation of young, white men
added: Tue Nov 29 05:14:28 2016

Is #Yemen falling into an abyss?
added: Tue Nov 29 04:27:01 2016
tags: yemen

Texan quits Electoral College rather than vote for Trump, 'bring dishonor to God' |
added: Tue Nov 29 04:00:16 2016

Pregnant dolphin released off Gold Coast after weekend surgery to remove drumline hook
added: Tue Nov 29 03:55:03 2016

Check out the presentation by Rod Grimes, FreeBSD: A Brief History of the Early Days, from #MeetBSDCA.
added: Mon Nov 28 22:27:49 2016
tags: meetbsdca

How China plans to reboot its rule for the 21st century using big data. Our deep dive into "social credit":
added: Mon Nov 28 18:01:57 2016

Bravo to @meifongwriter. Her acclaimed book spooked Chinese publishers, so she hired translator, released it online
added: Mon Nov 28 17:11:16 2016
tags: hk

Exclusive: Chinese government money backs buyout firm’s deal for U.S. chip maker
added: Mon Nov 28 15:04:07 2016

Ransomware scams cost Brits £4.5m per year
added: Mon Nov 28 12:45:06 2016

Confirmation of who constitutes an average consumer of whisky helps resolve trade mark dispute
added: Mon Nov 28 12:43:09 2016

Third party funders as liable for indemnity costs as any other fees, appeal court rules
added: Mon Nov 28 12:43:08 2016

LIVE on #Periscope: Comments on Patten's visit to Hong Kong
added: Mon Nov 28 12:43:00 2016
tags: periscope

This poll is inspired by many leading Democrats who seem to be suggesting this outcome, such as @thinkprogress
added: Mon Nov 28 12:13:32 2016

Criticism of Fidel Castro as failed communist leader is being censored by Chinese authorities on WeChat and Weibo:
added: Mon Nov 28 11:03:27 2016

Ethnic armed groups claim control of border town #Burma #Myanmar
added: Mon Nov 28 11:01:40 2016
tags: burma, myanmar

France flirts with a free-market revolutionary via @WSJ
added: Mon Nov 28 11:01:14 2016

ATM Insert Skimmers: A Closer Look — Krebs on Security via @InfoSecHotSpot
added: Mon Nov 28 11:00:34 2016

Imagined communities and the zeitgeist of Cantonese
added: Mon Nov 28 11:00:26 2016

What Snapchat might learn from Facebook:
added: Mon Nov 28 11:00:24 2016

This aspect of the Syria conflict is underreported: "rebel backers appear to be losing interest."
added: Mon Nov 28 11:00:11 2016

It's now normal to date six people at once, according to a study
added: Mon Nov 28 10:55:35 2016

Activists continue to pressure Chinese authorities over missing activist Jiang Tianyong
added: Mon Nov 28 10:54:09 2016

Google Street Maps to re-capture HK's roads - includes major Lantau roads south of Shek Mun Kap for the first time
added: Mon Nov 28 10:53:32 2016

#DonaldTrump’s Foreign Policy and #China by Alek Chance
added: Mon Nov 28 10:51:35 2016
tags: donaldtrump, china

OECD sees Trump effect: add 0.25-0.5% to GDP in 2nd half of 2017 mostly from infrastructure;1% in 2018 from tax cuts
added: Mon Nov 28 10:50:54 2016

RELEASE: Over 500k US diplomatic cables on the Iranian revolution & seige of Mecca Guide:…
added: Mon Nov 28 10:48:38 2016

Indonesia off Suu Kyi's itinerary; Myanmar embassy among potential bomb plot targets via @WSJ
added: Mon Nov 28 10:46:47 2016

“Recent evolution of bilateral frictions suggests that #China might test #Trump by using [its] Maritime Militia...”
added: Mon Nov 28 10:43:07 2016
tags: trump, china

【足本】28NOV2016 鍾國斌:經民聯處理强積金「對沖」建議書複雜,未有諮詢商界,功效不明,一年需要230億成本,但每年對冲總額為三十多億,倒不如政府承擔對冲全額,放棄經民聯建議,更能善用公帑 記者:Peter Au
added: Mon Nov 28 10:32:48 2016

【九龍灣12名小學生送院】 【下午陸續出現嘔吐、頭暈】 九龍灣啟晴邨保良局何壽南小學有 12 名學生不適送院。 救護員到小學為不適學生檢查,其中 8 女 4 男學生送到伊利沙伯醫院治理,有幾名學生要坐輪椅入院。...
added: Mon Nov 28 10:31:05 2016

Are the neo-liberal elite behaving like Mary Antoinette?
added: Mon Nov 28 09:55:56 2016

Suspected bomb safely detonated near U.S. Embassy in Manila
added: Mon Nov 28 08:25:42 2016

Carrie Lam sets out her vision for Hong Kong in a "farewell speech"
added: Mon Nov 28 08:18:33 2016

Meanwhile, Bolivia declares state of emergency because shrinking glaciers have left cities with no water.
added: Mon Nov 28 08:16:23 2016

Drone photography captures the dramatic inequality of Nairobi via @qzafrica
added: Mon Nov 28 07:48:15 2016

Syrian government forces capture key Aleppo district, splitting rebel-held territory
added: Mon Nov 28 07:38:07 2016

Chinese paper warns Singapore military 'hypocrisy' could harm relations
added: Mon Nov 28 07:35:06 2016

I would first wonder if HK will introduce an accurate programme about post-1949 China, to start with.
added: Mon Nov 28 07:33:06 2016

14 police officers and 41 rebels reportedly killed in clashes in the town of Kasese
added: Mon Nov 28 07:30:09 2016

A great journal from Myanmar's Mandalay, where Chinese dominate the economy
added: Mon Nov 28 07:21:20 2016

#Pakistan to retaliate if #India sends submarine again: Naval chief
added: Mon Nov 28 07:21:03 2016
tags: india, pakistan

Blood-soaked man rushes into moving traffic outside Cross-Harbour Tunnel in #HongKong
added: Mon Nov 28 07:20:24 2016
tags: hongkong

Dakota Access pipeline protesters told to leave by Dec. 5.
added: Mon Nov 28 06:46:44 2016

Pressure mounting on Taiwan’s DPP. Religious lobby threatens to derail marriage equality legislation.#LGBT
added: Mon Nov 28 05:29:56 2016
tags: lgbt

auto-image-renamer - Rename images using deep learning
added: Mon Nov 28 04:57:02 2016

Video: CY Leung sworn at during forum, as he invites youth to visit him for 'late-night ...
added: Mon Nov 28 04:22:16 2016

This is Spinal Tap fan? @theharryshearer suing the French company who now owns rights for his share of royalties.
added: Mon Nov 28 04:04:38 2016

Icelandic Pirate Party's coalition talks run aground
added: Mon Nov 28 03:55:41 2016

Trump FCC adviser Mark Jamison argued last month FCC should only regulate spectrum licenses
added: Mon Nov 28 03:50:52 2016

The latest The Patrick the Reporter Daily! Thanks to @KP_Taipei @daaitoulaam @whitebison66 #icymi #omgb
added: Mon Nov 28 03:50:10 2016
tags: icymi, omgb

'anyone with such an impressive sense of Mainland nouveau-riche style must deserve our rapt attention'
added: Mon Nov 28 03:48:27 2016

China Has Quietly Hiked Borrowing Costs With PBOC Operations
added: Mon Nov 28 03:47:15 2016

Chinese authorities detain executives for power plant where 74 died in construction scaffolding collapse.
added: Mon Nov 28 03:42:36 2016

Cheap housing is possible if gov't can develop country parks, Chief Exec. CY Leung suggests
added: Mon Nov 28 03:24:03 2016

In four charts: how axing large notes is hitting corporate India
added: Mon Nov 28 03:23:01 2016

(2) For myself, it was constant referencing the #PatriotAct for why the #NSL and #RSDL is not bad via @SCMP_News
added: Mon Nov 28 02:48:56 2016
tags: patriotact, rsdl, nsl

Pope's possible deal with China would 'betray Christ', says Hong Kong cardinal
added: Mon Nov 28 01:13:31 2016

5000 fake votes for Trump found in Wisc so far. This is not some conspiracy theory - it is a fact.
added: Sun Nov 27 23:14:30 2016

I was worried that Trump would expand the drone campaign, but looks like Obama will do it for him.
added: Sun Nov 27 23:14:27 2016

The US is unlikely to see the use of private prison operators diminish any time soon.
added: Sun Nov 27 21:55:31 2016

#SouthKorea develops electromagnetic weapon to use against North’s drones
added: Sun Nov 27 16:07:07 2016
tags: southkorea

Can Senate Dems Save the Party? My comment: Schumer invited Visigoths into Rome, gives spee…
added: Sun Nov 27 15:37:23 2016

"Ecologically it is a disaster because we're essentially losing a whole genus of trees"
added: Sun Nov 27 14:21:25 2016

Dakota pipeline activists say police grenade blew up woman's arm, cops disagree #DALP
added: Sun Nov 27 14:20:13 2016
tags: dalp

Paul Ryan Doesn’t Give A Damn About Struggling Americans: via @YouTube
added: Sun Nov 27 14:18:02 2016

The New Dems Are Electing Their Leaders Now Too
added: Sun Nov 27 14:16:07 2016

India is displaying classic signs that foreshadow fascism: Comments:
added: Sun Nov 27 13:50:02 2016

Indigenous Expel Evangelical Churches for Attacks on Their Culture #INDIGENOUS #TAIRP
added: Sun Nov 27 13:45:01 2016
tags: indigenous, tairp

"one common substitute for sugar actually blocks the function of an enzyme that is essential for preventing obesity"
added: Sun Nov 27 13:44:18 2016

12 timeless UI patterns analyzed
added: Sun Nov 27 13:44:16 2016

And here we see SafeStack working flawlessly in #HardenedBSD. Full img: … #llvm
added: Sun Nov 27 13:39:00 2016
tags: llvm, hardenedbsd

The crusade against "fake news" is an attempt to punish media entities that deviate from the establishment consensus
added: Sun Nov 27 13:28:08 2016

Plus #2: Many unions required employees to campaign for HRC; "volunteers" NOT. "What Unions Got Wrong About Trump."
added: Sun Nov 27 13:25:21 2016

Rural By-election: results for Indigenous Inhabitant Representative By-election
added: Sun Nov 27 12:51:05 2016

Rural By-election: results for Resident Representative By-election
added: Sun Nov 27 12:51:04 2016

In its quest to root out "fake news," WaPo promotes a faked group of anonymous propagandists. Just amazing.
added: Sun Nov 27 12:49:15 2016

India's rural economy hit hard as informal lending breaks down
added: Sun Nov 27 12:35:06 2016

I am still basically at the denial stage that we just had an autumn statement without the words 'social care' in it.
added: Sun Nov 27 12:35:01 2016

Celebrating 70yrs CCP management of Yellow River. Now one of most polluted in China & often runs dry from overuse
added: Sun Nov 27 12:02:44 2016

“Organised loot, legalised plunder”: The man who opened up India’s economy trashes Modi’s demonetisation move
added: Sun Nov 27 08:00:42 2016

The Forgotten Exodus: 7 Facts About the Black Loyalists and 3,600 Refugee Negroes Escaping American Wars to Canada …
added: Sun Nov 27 07:59:58 2016

Hong Kong seized armored vehicles from Taiwan on China tip: media
added: Sun Nov 27 07:40:00 2016

I'm kickstarting a project: reboot elixirsips, create a bunch of free content, and build an opensource forum engine
added: Sun Nov 27 06:42:55 2016

China freezes diplomacy with Mongolia over Dalai Lama visit
added: Sun Nov 27 06:29:46 2016

Some fake news publishers just happen to be Donald Trump's cronies by @lhfang
added: Sun Nov 27 06:23:59 2016

yes, that's Trump's immigration adviser, writing that police pound confidence into an economy using an iron fist
added: Sun Nov 27 06:22:35 2016

[#PODCAST] @lilkuo explains how Rwanda attracts Chinese money & migrants without the lure of natural resources:
added: Sun Nov 27 06:21:21 2016
tags: podcast

Had missed this great piece by @KhurramHusain on the Gwadar "re-launch". Still a long way till commercial viability:
added: Sun Nov 27 06:13:35 2016

Dietary combination of protein and carbohydrate good for gut health
added: Sun Nov 27 06:10:00 2016

Mars hides a gigantic ice sheet that may help astronauts
added: Sun Nov 27 06:06:54 2016

The 47 countries moving to 100% fossil free energy
added: Sun Nov 27 06:05:01 2016

Most VPN services are terrible
added: Sun Nov 27 04:38:49 2016

Jeonbuk Hyundai win Asian Champions League
added: Sun Nov 27 04:38:37 2016

Good, clear analysis of Trump's legal risks on conflicts of interest, suggesting his comment to @nytimes was wrong.
added: Sun Nov 27 03:51:17 2016

Please take a moment to read this propaganda from the president of the sheriffs association.
added: Sun Nov 27 03:48:09 2016

How #Mirai Uses STOMP Protocol to Launch #DDoS Attacks. Read more
added: Sun Nov 27 03:45:03 2016
tags: mirai, ddos

My friend Haryo nails it: China’s freedom of navigation
added: Sun Nov 27 01:51:10 2016

Mike Flynn apparently told Japanese officials Trump's campaign remarks were " secure an election win."
added: Sun Nov 27 01:35:20 2016

@colinheilbut More details: including quote from Muni
added: Sun Nov 27 01:00:27 2016

BREAKING The Men's Eagles Sevens 13-man travel squad for the start of @WorldRugby7s season is on its way to @Dubai7s
added: Sat Nov 26 20:08:33 2016

#CY says appointing fasicst calling 4 camps 4 refugees gd 4 #HKSAR>Appointments to Exco for the good of society: CE
added: Sat Nov 26 15:13:03 2016
tags: cy, hksar

#DAPL isn’t the first time the oil and gas industry has abused regulatory loopholes. But it needs to be the last.
added: Sat Nov 26 15:11:05 2016
tags: dapl

Muslim woman harassed, screamed at while shopping, called a terrorist
added: Sat Nov 26 15:07:17 2016

'They Raped Us One By One,' Says #Rohingya Woman Who Fled #Myanmar - #AungSanSuuKyi de facto head of state complicit
added: Sat Nov 26 15:06:42 2016
tags: myanmar, rohingya, aungsansuukyi

A developer's journey through DevOps @opensourceway #developer #developers #DevOps #opensource #tech
added: Sat Nov 26 15:04:01 2016
tags: developer, devops, opensource, developers, tech

Gabriel García Márquez on Fidel Castro, the Soviet Union, and creating a government which would make the poor happy.
added: Sat Nov 26 13:44:41 2016

Article réjouissant si vous êtes aigri et n'aimez plus les effets de mode en informatique : Hype Driven Development
added: Sat Nov 26 09:00:45 2016

China recalls millions of passports With my comment that this is latest move to control the…
added: Sat Nov 26 05:36:00 2016

The Guardian view on independence for Hong Kong: made in Beijing
added: Sat Nov 26 03:40:13 2016

Corruption festers as neoliberalism takes root in Brazil.
added: Sat Nov 26 03:35:01 2016

Hundreds in NC march against planned natural gas pipeline via @wncn
added: Sat Nov 26 03:34:19 2016

#Thailand: Deputy PM says "factors" could delay the planned 2017 general election
added: Sat Nov 26 03:32:39 2016
tags: thailand

The Wisconsin Elections Commission announced Friday it would hold a statewide recount of the presidential vote.
added: Sat Nov 26 03:26:42 2016

DAB's only answer to 港独 talk seems to be stuffing kids' heads with BJ's version of Chinese history:
added: Sat Nov 26 03:18:36 2016

BBC News - Dutch race hate row engulfs presenter Sylvana Simons
added: Sat Nov 26 03:07:21 2016

Here's some sense
added: Sat Nov 26 02:17:18 2016

How Hong Kong football turned a globally significant good news story into an embarrassing farce
added: Sat Nov 26 02:14:09 2016

yes, we really needed a Russian psyop for this
added: Sat Nov 26 02:03:31 2016

Tulsi Gabbard, along with 600 Veterans, will join Water Protectors at Standing Rock ~…
added: Sat Nov 26 02:02:57 2016

Absolutely shameful what whistleblowers go through in this country. Also, Theranos and Ms. Holmes were super evil:
added: Fri Nov 25 22:20:05 2016

@EmilyGorcenski @bennett_nj You know about Diebold 2004 in Ohio yes?
added: Fri Nov 25 19:23:26 2016

François Fillon attacks 'Paris elite' before second-round primary
added: Fri Nov 25 16:35:21 2016

The GeoCities Cage at Exodus Communications. More here #History #Yahoo #Hosting #Sysadmin
added: Fri Nov 25 15:22:14 2016
tags: yahoo, history, sysadmin, hosting

The US media’s commercial nature is great for business, terrible for democracy.
added: Fri Nov 25 15:21:00 2016

76% of 15730 non-HK students in 8 gov funded universities were from China in 2015
added: Fri Nov 25 15:20:57 2016

As Zimbabwe's money runs out, so does Mugabe's power
added: Fri Nov 25 15:20:36 2016

In Brazil, major new corruption scandals engulf the faction that impeached Dilma by @ggreenwald
added: Fri Nov 25 15:18:22 2016

Watch now on #CLTV
added: Fri Nov 25 14:37:05 2016
tags: cltv

Oh god, they’ve discovered even more oil in Texas
added: Fri Nov 25 14:37:03 2016

How to protect your library with medieval book curses
added: Fri Nov 25 14:16:14 2016

Passenger trains collide in Iran, at least 36 killed:
added: Fri Nov 25 14:05:05 2016

Michael Gove tried to challenge the official Brexit economic forecast. He got publicly dismissed
added: Fri Nov 25 14:04:43 2016

"Engineering Culture Podcast: GitHub’s Phil Haack on Moving from Engineering to Management"
added: Fri Nov 25 14:03:50 2016

Harvard Law School professor Lawrence Lessig says the electoral college should make Hillary Clinton president
added: Fri Nov 25 14:01:19 2016

ecto_mnesia (0.5.0): Ecto adapter for Mnesia erlang term storage.
added: Fri Nov 25 13:43:41 2016

"We demand the reversal of the burial and for Duterte to once and for all abandon his alliance with the Marcoses."
added: Fri Nov 25 13:37:00 2016

Scoop by @adamgoldmannyt and @ericSchmittnyt
added: Fri Nov 25 13:28:26 2016

#Vietnam: 619kg of #ivory smuggled from Africa seized in Cat Lai port in Ho Chi Minh City #WildlifeJustice
added: Fri Nov 25 13:28:18 2016
tags: ivory, vietnam, wildlifejustice

“It’s easy to be critical of China with some degree of justification, but the Chinese were not acting...
added: Fri Nov 25 13:27:07 2016

Retail booming, says CBI as Black Friday gets under way
added: Fri Nov 25 13:09:26 2016

Thanksgiving traffic jam in Los Angeles is 'most epic'
added: Fri Nov 25 12:45:22 2016

"We strongly believe that the fires could have been started by individuals who fled the scenes"
added: Fri Nov 25 12:45:07 2016

An upgraded 4-bay model of our NAS pick with more drive bays, the QNAP TS-451+, is available for $354 (from $440)
added: Fri Nov 25 12:34:47 2016

Accession on Tuesday The evil will start ruling over his slaves! Obey Thailand, on your knees!
added: Fri Nov 25 12:34:40 2016

Cash Crackdown Escalates: India May Impose 60% Tax On "Unaccounted" Deposits, Curbs On Gold Holdings
added: Fri Nov 25 12:32:16 2016

【有線中國組:西藏阿里地區冰川崩塌】 過往在全球暖化世界各地多處冰川都出現融化的大環境下,西藏阿里地區的冰川,過去數十年都基本保持原狀。 但今年 7...
added: Fri Nov 25 12:30:04 2016

In rebuke to Hong Kong independence movement, Chris Patten draws line between campaigns for independence & democracy
added: Fri Nov 25 12:23:42 2016

Our pick for the best electric cooker, the Instant Pot IP-DUO60, is available for $69 (from $120)
added: Fri Nov 25 12:12:46 2016

Distributed Jamming with Sonic Pi and Erlang (Code Mesh Keynote): Comments:
added: Fri Nov 25 12:10:02 2016

People displaced by the Nepal earthquake are still living in rundown camps 18 months later
added: Fri Nov 25 12:08:22 2016

Uncomfortable at times, but this article on 'patriotism' is poignant & a brutal reminder of some tragic realities.
added: Fri Nov 25 11:33:02 2016

China slams US military build-up in Asia
added: Fri Nov 25 11:04:16 2016

Berlin and Beijing forge football “treaty” aimed at mutual global dominance in the beautiful game
added: Fri Nov 25 11:03:25 2016

Mystery over #HongKong seizure #Singapore army vehicles, threatens exposure military secrets @benjaminbland via @FT
added: Fri Nov 25 11:03:05 2016
tags: hongkong, singapore

AT&T Labs unveils wireless broadband over power lines #IoT #Tech #ATT
added: Fri Nov 25 11:00:59 2016
tags: att, tech, iot

You Will Be Shocked at Forest Whitaker's Incredibly Insightful Take on Why He Believes Racism and Segregation Exist…
added: Fri Nov 25 11:00:45 2016

Illuminating piece on attitudes of Chinese students studying overseas and returnees
added: Fri Nov 25 10:56:05 2016

Clarkson responds to Netflix's accusation Amazon spent $250 million on The Grand Tour
added: Fri Nov 25 10:39:52 2016

#Indonesia: Tough talk on #deforestation but full of bullshit. #WestPapua #palmoil
added: Fri Nov 25 10:22:19 2016
tags: indonesia, westpapua, palmoil, deforestation

The Mainstream Liars want to "patent" TRUTH. .@RenieriArts .@Navsteva .@21WIRE
added: Fri Nov 25 09:34:26 2016

China central bank warns against outflows via Shanghai FTZ disguised as investment: sources by Li Zheng & @jruwitch
added: Fri Nov 25 09:22:38 2016

Amazing. Still-covered parts of Terracotta Army tomb complex hold thousands of animals sculptures, mostly horses:
added: Fri Nov 25 09:21:29 2016

CY Leung appoints two pro-Beijing heavyweights to Executive Council
added: Fri Nov 25 09:20:20 2016

Burning Paradise: Palm Oil in the Land of the Tree Kangaroo -
added: Fri Nov 25 08:49:20 2016

Kiev claims Russian military preparing for fresh offensive in eastern Ukraine
added: Fri Nov 25 08:49:11 2016

Vietnam abandons plan for first nuclear power plants via @Reuters
added: Fri Nov 25 08:46:36 2016

Trump will pursue 'regional hegemony' in South China Sea - Chinese academics
added: Fri Nov 25 08:45:24 2016

China will "deploy its naval ships in coordination with Pakistan Navy to safeguard" Gwadar port and CPEC trade:
added: Fri Nov 25 08:41:28 2016

Misogynists more likely to be mentally ill, study shows
added: Fri Nov 25 08:41:00 2016

Chris Patten hits out at ‘reckless’ Hong Kong democracy activists – The Guardian
added: Fri Nov 25 08:40:34 2016

China continues to court on Myitsone project ahead of commission presser:
added: Fri Nov 25 08:35:32 2016

Myanmar hydropower review taskforce stalls, waiting for instructions:
added: Fri Nov 25 08:35:06 2016

"Plans to build dams on the Salween by the Burma government, China & Thailand threatens millions of villagers" -
added: Fri Nov 25 08:34:41 2016

Pursuit of bioenergy for EU #renewables targets lead to felling of protected forests in Slovakia & Italy
added: Fri Nov 25 08:30:09 2016
tags: renewables

The UK is a hotbed of cocaine and gonorrhoea, study finds
added: Fri Nov 25 08:11:01 2016

Changing Mekong Currents Compound Dam Anxieties in Southeast Asia @Diplomat_APAC
added: Fri Nov 25 08:10:28 2016

"Washington and Beijing handle volatile regional issues very differently" @CarnegieEndow report
added: Fri Nov 25 08:10:11 2016

A larger size value pick we like in our SSD guide, the Crucial MX300 750GB, is available for $120 (from $180)
added: Fri Nov 25 08:09:54 2016

Nikkei: strike a "worker revolt" that highlights "China exit hazards", Sony has "legally done nothing wrong"
added: Fri Nov 25 07:22:55 2016

Scare stories about RT and Russian trolls warping the US election have infinitely more reach than these weak efforts
added: Fri Nov 25 07:09:42 2016

#Taiwan to export $500-mn #textile products to #India in 5 years - The Economic Times on Mobile
added: Fri Nov 25 07:07:34 2016
tags: textile, taiwan, india

My first in what is going to be a regular feature for Taiwan News Many thanks to Keoni Everington and Taiwan News!
added: Fri Nov 25 07:06:24 2016

Burmese and Chinese officials hold talks over Shan State conflict.
added: Fri Nov 25 07:05:53 2016

Overheated Arctic: Climate Change ‘Vicious Circle’
added: Fri Nov 25 07:05:35 2016

Scientists find bacteria in Beijing smog that lead to antibiotic resistance
added: Fri Nov 25 07:03:01 2016

but mostly it reminds me of 1890s anthropological views based on the Kwakiutl
added: Fri Nov 25 07:02:23 2016

On-Call: Sysadmin denies boss' request to whitelist smut talk site of which he was a very happy member
added: Fri Nov 25 06:57:07 2016

"There is a danger that Democrats are learning all the wrong lessons from the election."
added: Fri Nov 25 06:51:12 2016

By exploiting pressure points beyond the workplace, indigenous people are expanding political possibilities.
added: Fri Nov 25 06:37:16 2016

Florence Henderson, 'The Brady Bunch' mum, dies
added: Fri Nov 25 06:37:08 2016

Legal aid cuts have created a 'two-tier justice system' benefiting the wealthy
added: Fri Nov 25 06:37:00 2016

Microsoft shares telemetry data collected from Windows 10 users with FireEye?
added: Fri Nov 25 06:36:51 2016

Wells Fargo asks U.S. court to dismiss account scandal lawsuit
added: Fri Nov 25 06:35:07 2016

Big machines, small signs of recovery in China
added: Fri Nov 25 06:34:25 2016

Raining Bombs: Mosul Fight hits Trapped Civilians
added: Fri Nov 25 06:31:08 2016

No place for government in theme parks
added: Fri Nov 25 06:04:13 2016

Donald Trump is making Mike Pence go to his daily national security briefings
added: Fri Nov 25 06:04:00 2016

Shocking. HK denies work permits simply because the appl can't holds a Nepali passport
added: Fri Nov 25 05:55:22 2016

Indian-American man is called "sand n-----" by white man who punched head,face, shouting: "things are different now"
added: Fri Nov 25 05:45:53 2016

Cornel West is a mensch and a saint
added: Fri Nov 25 05:19:25 2016

Customs raid tutorial centre over copyright violation of text books
added: Fri Nov 25 05:19:12 2016

U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich Calls on President Obama to Reroute Dakota Access Pipeline
added: Fri Nov 25 05:01:37 2016

Chris Patten says oath-taking is a "serious matter" & "turning it into a sort of student game is not very sensible"
added: Fri Nov 25 04:39:59 2016

Sulfuric Acid Vapor Cloud Sends 30 to Hospital via @KhaosodEnglish
added: Fri Nov 25 04:39:23 2016

China About to Start $35B of Silk Road Plan in Pakistan: Comments:
added: Fri Nov 25 02:50:01 2016

ABC to launch Mandarin-language Chinese news service altho sounds like execs don't understand censorship in China
added: Fri Nov 25 02:06:01 2016

Singapore says it's trying to free shipment of troop carriers held in Hong Kong
added: Fri Nov 25 01:45:51 2016

Chinese legal activist goes missing after being tracked by state agents: wife
added: Fri Nov 25 01:44:55 2016

China unofficially banned Hallyu (aka Korean Wave) on 11/24 in response to THAAD
added: Fri Nov 25 01:43:48 2016

China to probe illegal expansion in coal, steel sectors
added: Fri Nov 25 01:43:07 2016

The new deal introduces some 50 changes intended to assuage critics led by still-powerful former President Uribe
added: Fri Nov 25 01:30:08 2016

A discussion of current relevance of FDR's Four Freedoms with @harveyjkaye and other scholars.
added: Fri Nov 25 01:23:45 2016

liked css visualized - it's a keeper bookmark for devheads
added: Fri Nov 25 01:19:02 2016

@ZephyrTeachout My New Thanksgiving Interview on FDR's Four Freedoms in a Divided America - The Takeaway - WNYC
added: Fri Nov 25 01:01:11 2016

China Seeks to Seal Regional Trade Deal as TPP Falters:
added: Fri Nov 25 01:00:59 2016

The police sergeant who shot #KajuanRaye said he pointed a gun in his direction but no weapon can be found
added: Fri Nov 25 00:35:50 2016
tags: kajuanraye

"Dubbed 'the King of Bankruptcy,' Ross cut jobs, wages, pensions, and health benefits … and reaped the profits."
added: Thu Nov 24 21:20:52 2016

Reddit's CEO edited users comments through the database and left no trace. Scary legal implications.
added: Thu Nov 24 18:26:19 2016

Fake news creator: "We've tried liberals. It never worked. You'll get debunked within the first 2 comments." @NPR
added: Thu Nov 24 17:42:57 2016

Wonderful interview by @ComradeWong of @JEPomfret on his new book on US-China relations from historical perspective.
added: Thu Nov 24 15:02:25 2016

.@NASA Building Cost-Effective 100-Gbps Firewalls for #HPC with FreeBSD Nice write up…
added: Thu Nov 24 14:26:54 2016
tags: hpc

【有線中國組:外資工廠出售予中資現工潮】 內地近期有多間外資工廠出售給中資公司後發生工潮。 其中今月初 SONY 宣布出售後,更引發過千人罷工,要求補償及結算工齡。...
added: Thu Nov 24 12:30:05 2016

#Michigan Gov argues literacy not a right wth 47% of adults in #Detroit functionality illiterate #US @CBSNews #Obama
added: Thu Nov 24 12:29:25 2016
tags: michigan, detroit, us, obama

Chinese school slammed for awarding top students with millions in cash
added: Thu Nov 24 12:15:15 2016

@MassAGO sues three county district attorneys who refused to provide records to the @GlobeSpotlight Team. @TWallack.
added: Thu Nov 24 12:13:24 2016

Microsoft's Chinese chatbot won't talk about Tiananmen or Xi Jinping via @CNNMoney
added: Thu Nov 24 11:36:43 2016

#Singapore MINDEF statement on SAF Terrex vehicles detained in Hong Kong.
added: Thu Nov 24 11:18:40 2016
tags: singapore

#Demonetisation: AP govt to distribute free mobiles for cashless transactions
added: Thu Nov 24 11:15:00 2016
tags: demonetisation

Kurds, Shi'ite fighters to coordinate after sealing off Mosul
added: Thu Nov 24 11:10:17 2016

He would have been prosecuted by Wang Qishan and the CCDI but for 1 Country 2 Systems
added: Thu Nov 24 11:08:57 2016

Wisconsin’s gerrymander being struck down should scare Republicans nationwide
added: Thu Nov 24 10:51:36 2016

EU parliament motion on #GuiMinhai blasts China in harsher than normal wording. A small but important step forward.
added: Thu Nov 24 10:48:13 2016
tags: guiminhai

The crash landing on Mars of the Schiaparelli probe last month was caused by a computer glitch
added: Thu Nov 24 10:40:12 2016

Hackers stole personal data belonging to more than 130,000 US Navy sailors
added: Thu Nov 24 10:26:21 2016

ICYMI: Trump Adviser Kobach Accidentally Reveals "Strategic Plan" for DHS
added: Thu Nov 24 10:25:11 2016

So if my son is chasing Pokémon and bumps into a white man, he can die.
added: Thu Nov 24 09:11:52 2016

Boy, 8, Hospitalized After Protecting His 4-Year-Old Sister in Racist Altercation
added: Thu Nov 24 06:20:36 2016

DeVos, Trump’s Education Pick, Has Steered Money From Public Schools - NYT - How will she help working class people?
added: Thu Nov 24 06:02:59 2016

Another billion $ acquisition by Chinese private sector into the UK. Post Brexit decision, many Chinese companies h…
added: Thu Nov 24 06:00:49 2016

"So this is Facebook’s corporate value system?" A Chinese internet user asked. via @CDT
added: Thu Nov 24 05:59:47 2016

Gun Sales to Blacks and Minorities Quadruple After Trump Win
added: Thu Nov 24 05:59:12 2016

A white man shot and killed Black 15-year-old James Means for bumping into him at a store
added: Thu Nov 24 05:50:06 2016

Amnesty estimates that Nigerian security forces have killed 150 mostly peaceful protesters in last few months
added: Thu Nov 24 05:48:24 2016

ouch: "Certainly, Mr. Kushner knows the region and players better than Mr. Trump, who has little experience here."
added: Thu Nov 24 05:47:50 2016

#Breaking At least 40 people were killed and an unknown number are still trapped under debris after cranes...
added: Thu Nov 24 05:38:02 2016
tags: breaking

Basic Law ‘trumps’ common law, judge says as localist duo appeal against Legco disqualification
added: Thu Nov 24 05:33:12 2016

Ben Stopford - Streaming, Database & Distributed Systems: Bridging the Divide
added: Thu Nov 24 05:31:33 2016

Did CY Leung help daughter get JP Morgan internship when she was in secondary school? Another day, another scandal
added: Thu Nov 24 05:29:07 2016

Flynn “had technicians secretly install an Internet connection in his Pentagon office, even though it was forbidden"
added: Thu Nov 24 02:54:04 2016

In #HongKong, Just Who Is an #Expat, Anyway? Great insight on the intricacies: via @dewolfleloup @wsj
added: Thu Nov 24 02:53:22 2016
tags: hongkong, expat

Our interview with @liuhuizhen2016 This time, we weren't stopped.
added: Thu Nov 24 02:22:27 2016

It's not only science focused on Earth - studying other planets also helps us understand climate change.
added: Thu Nov 24 02:19:02 2016

East Bay hate-crime slaying has musician’s kin seeking justice
added: Thu Nov 24 00:44:11 2016

Check out the "History of ZFS and OpenZFS" by @mahrens1 from #MeetBSDCA:
added: Wed Nov 23 19:57:27 2016
tags: meetbsdca

Coca-Cola workers strike in 3 Chinese cities over sale of bottling operations
added: Wed Nov 23 16:12:47 2016

When an application is built as a single-page when it doesn't need to be, bad things happen to good people.
added: Wed Nov 23 15:49:16 2016

A nice VIM cheat sheet, by @vgod
added: Wed Nov 23 15:16:40 2016

AWESOME @joeerl interviews Alan Kay:
added: Wed Nov 23 14:12:10 2016

Here's a Picture of a Phone-Tracking Device That We've Never Seen in the Wild
added: Wed Nov 23 14:10:02 2016

Why Native Apps Really Are Doomed: Native Apps Are Doomed Pt 2: Comments:
added: Wed Nov 23 12:50:01 2016

Islamophobic attacks in the US are now as high as post-9/11 levels
added: Wed Nov 23 12:50:00 2016

Will Turkey leave NATO for Sino-Russian Shanghai Cooperation Council?
added: Wed Nov 23 12:48:26 2016

Trump to scrap Nasa climate research in crackdown on ‘politicized science’ I hope calmer heads prevail. @NASA
added: Wed Nov 23 12:32:34 2016

A reminder of how top Obama officials in 2009 breached prosecutorial/DOJ independence to protect torturers
added: Wed Nov 23 12:31:55 2016

The NHS is being destroyed by political vanity projects. It cannot go on being Westminster’s chew toy
added: Wed Nov 23 12:31:17 2016

Obama's Big Overtime Reform Just Got Blocked In Court, by @jamieson
added: Wed Nov 23 12:30:18 2016

Donald Trump is going to cost taxpayers $1 million per day because he wants to stay in his gold apartment
added: Wed Nov 23 12:28:07 2016

Bob Johnson Explains Why Black People Should Find Common Ground with Trump
added: Wed Nov 23 12:00:39 2016

Twitch commenters talk about games on men’s streams, "boobs" on women’s
added: Wed Nov 23 12:00:04 2016

Fear and humiliation at the job centre
added: Wed Nov 23 11:47:41 2016

AP Sources: Trump taps Gov. Nikki Haley for ambassador to UN.
added: Wed Nov 23 11:47:33 2016

Trump won with lowest minority vote in decades, fueling divisions
added: Wed Nov 23 11:40:30 2016

Kerala's LDF govt cancels order for Aranmula airport project
added: Wed Nov 23 11:40:01 2016

@nytimes “Last Supper radiates its new life without losing Vasari’s original strength in portraiture” #SantaCroce
added: Wed Nov 23 11:37:41 2016
tags: santacroce

China FTZ to expand net money inflows - PBOC Shanghai branch
added: Wed Nov 23 11:37:02 2016

Much more nuanced analysis from Halderman himself.
added: Wed Nov 23 11:36:58 2016

3 Australian employees of Crown casino are formally arrested in China for gambling related offences.
added: Wed Nov 23 11:26:53 2016

Japan's Shinzo Abe gifted a golden golf club to Donald Trump. It was made by a Chinese-owned company.
added: Wed Nov 23 11:02:33 2016

Breitbart News banned by major ad company for hate speech
added: Wed Nov 23 11:02:22 2016

Nuon Chea, 90, and Khieu Samphan, 85, belong to a regime responsible for deaths of up to two million Cambodians
added: Wed Nov 23 11:00:01 2016

@WeiDuCNA this is worth a read
added: Wed Nov 23 10:59:01 2016

Mark Sutcliffe sets record straight with #Kitchee: "#HK football shot itself in the foot." Full statement here:
added: Wed Nov 23 10:58:52 2016
tags: hk, kitchee

I have never used a thermoelectric paint... Thermoelectric paint enables walls to convert heat into electricity
added: Wed Nov 23 10:58:30 2016

The failure of mandated #CSR:4,195 companies in India spend nothing; show cause notices to 496 firms
added: Wed Nov 23 10:41:40 2016
tags: csr

#GOVHK Kai Tak site sold
added: Wed Nov 23 10:36:26 2016
tags: govhk

Austerity in 8 minutes: Why it does not work. Why it is still practised.
added: Wed Nov 23 10:29:10 2016

【旺角騷亂】科技組警員作供講「gail break」 官:「哦,jail break」 #HKpolice
added: Wed Nov 23 10:09:36 2016
tags: hkpolice

Continent-wide survey by @HannesSvardal et al: Ancient hybridization and adaptation to viruses in vervet monkeys
added: Wed Nov 23 07:09:06 2016

#Facebook has built a censorship tool but is no closer to getting into #China via @technology @business #tech
added: Wed Nov 23 01:55:15 2016
tags: facebook, tech, china

Team of computer scientists presented Clinton campaign with evidence that WI voting machines may have been hacked
added: Tue Nov 22 23:22:51 2016

Bullshit "cops say this, protestors say this, we're too lazy 2 find out truth, u figure it out!" "reporting" #NoDAPL
added: Tue Nov 22 15:18:06 2016
tags: nodapl

#China, most populous nation on Earth has only 1,448 naturalised Chinese in total. Even Japan naturalises 10,000/ yr
added: Tue Nov 22 14:10:27 2016
tags: china

South Korea approves intel sharing deal with Japan
added: Tue Nov 22 12:33:58 2016

Philippines appoints Trump business partner as special trade envoy to US
added: Tue Nov 22 12:32:18 2016

JUST IN: Trump won't pursue Clinton email investigations: report
added: Tue Nov 22 12:32:16 2016

Obama criticizes "dangerous" misinformation on social media.
added: Tue Nov 22 12:07:03 2016

White House stays quiet after police confrontation at #StandingRock #NoDAPL
added: Tue Nov 22 12:07:02 2016
tags: standingrock, nodapl

RabbitMQ 3.6.6 is out, includes a security vulnerability fix in the MQTT plugin
added: Tue Nov 22 12:06:21 2016

China's #NextEV producing electric racing cars in UK #innovation #technology #jobs #China
added: Tue Nov 22 12:06:20 2016
tags: nextev, innovation, jobs, technology, china

How to fix your Facebook News Feed (Includes following @TheEconomist) ht @AdamCommentism
added: Tue Nov 22 12:05:53 2016

If you are super rich, you probably live in the U.S. via @ZSchneeweiss
added: Tue Nov 22 12:05:12 2016

Testimony to where we're at that Bernie's banal comments here are at all controversial.
added: Tue Nov 22 12:01:23 2016

Iceland struggling with tourism boom
added: Tue Nov 22 12:00:12 2016

A hacker took over Tel Aviv’s public Wi-Fi network to prove that he could
added: Tue Nov 22 12:00:02 2016

"A worldview which supports white supremacy matches our government’s interests," says leading Israeli journalist
added: Tue Nov 22 11:58:34 2016

Pregnant by rape and forced to co-parent @CNNI
added: Tue Nov 22 11:53:01 2016

#Philippine, #US Military Chiefs Say Ties Remain Robust following defense & security cooperation talks in Manila @AP
added: Tue Nov 22 11:22:39 2016
tags: us, philippine

How China’s latest economic stimulus plan undid Beijing’s efforts to clean its air
added: Tue Nov 22 11:19:06 2016

Trump is killing US political drama and it must adapt to stay relevant
added: Tue Nov 22 11:10:37 2016

Electoral Commission opens investigation into UKIP's finances after allegations it misspent EU funds
added: Tue Nov 22 09:46:02 2016

Read this piece by @ShaunKing Blatant Nazi propaganda happening "Not in the 1930s, but this weekend."
added: Tue Nov 22 07:59:45 2016

India's Misguided War on Cash: Comments:
added: Tue Nov 22 07:20:02 2016

China Construction Bank in talks with foreign investors on debt-for-equity swap deals - exec
added: Tue Nov 22 07:19:38 2016

#BREAKING - Turkey withdraws bill that would pardon men who sexually abuse underage girls
added: Tue Nov 22 07:16:05 2016
tags: breaking

Incredible video of seabed lifted above water by #nzquake - complete with fish trapped on land! via @YouTube
added: Tue Nov 22 07:14:17 2016
tags: nzquake

Trump’s pick for attorney general could be bad news for Silicon Valley
added: Tue Nov 22 07:12:37 2016

Japan to unify tax rates on wine, sake #nhk_world_news
added: Tue Nov 22 07:06:01 2016
tags: nhk_world_news

#EJI Home Affairs chief under fire over donation to cadets group
added: Tue Nov 22 06:45:24 2016
tags: eji

#EJI Window closing fast on CY Leung
added: Tue Nov 22 06:45:23 2016
tags: eji

One million flats needed to meet growing demand in Hong Kong by 2046
added: Tue Nov 22 06:39:34 2016

Hong Kong businessman bids HK$18.8 million for calligraphy by Beijing official at DAB fundraiser
added: Tue Nov 22 06:38:31 2016

Ok, ok, I got the message. Here's an overview of how we use Let's Encrypt inside the #FreeBSD cluster
added: Tue Nov 22 04:27:43 2016
tags: freebsd

North Carolina should be the biggest story in the country right now. This is unconscionable:
added: Mon Nov 21 22:07:36 2016

The recording of "Using FreeBSD in the Cloud, Development to Prod" by @SeanChittenden is now available.
added: Mon Nov 21 19:48:13 2016

We've just uploaded the recording of @freebsdfrau's talk, Jail Networking, from #MeetBSDCA 2016.
added: Mon Nov 21 19:46:00 2016
tags: meetbsdca

Hong Kong debt levels double in a decade as property boom takes its toll
added: Mon Nov 21 15:00:06 2016

"Plan to block porn websites ‘to go ahead’, government confirms" article features criticism from @OpenRightsGroup
added: Mon Nov 21 14:22:28 2016

Top #Israeli scientist says #Ashkenazi #Jews came from Khazaria-not Palestine & calls his peers liars
added: Mon Nov 21 13:52:05 2016
tags: jews, ashkenazi, israeli

little-doctor : A JavaScript worm that can exfiltrate files, microphone, webcam, and other data : cc @infosec_au
added: Mon Nov 21 13:27:29 2016

Trump’s big infrastructure plan? It’s a trap. - The Washington Post
added: Mon Nov 21 13:27:07 2016

U.S. #banks less worried by too-big-to-fail stigma, writes @DominicElliott at $C $BAC $HSBC…
added: Mon Nov 21 13:26:14 2016
tags: banks

Native Americans domesticated turkeys hundreds of years before Thanksgiving
added: Mon Nov 21 13:15:19 2016

Ex-French leader Nicolas Sarkozy soundly defeated for presidential nomination despite promises to mistreat Muslims
added: Mon Nov 21 12:57:34 2016

How a poor churchman began a homelessness charity which has now helped over 100,000 people
added: Mon Nov 21 12:51:58 2016

Black voter turnout low for same reason white voter turnout was: a "tired" electorate is sick of bad choices.
added: Mon Nov 21 12:51:44 2016

added: Mon Nov 21 12:51:22 2016

Basic NYT media analyst Jim Rutenberg demands FB combat fake news, cites extremes doesnt earnestly parse grey areas
added: Mon Nov 21 12:46:42 2016

Interesting: Panama publishes 23-page-PanamaPapers-report - and "Mossack" & "Fonseca" were not mentioned ONCE....
added: Mon Nov 21 12:32:19 2016

With democracy at risk here and around the world, a Hong Kong student reminds us of why it may survive. My column.
added: Mon Nov 21 12:14:51 2016

this is the most hong kong paragraph ever
added: Mon Nov 21 10:44:06 2016

Taiwanese student: 'At least being 'stateless' means #Iceland officials agree #Taiwan is not part of #China.'
added: Mon Nov 21 10:42:05 2016
tags: taiwan, iceland, china

Eiger's Po-Hsiang OU to speak on #offshore #windfarms #Taiwan 11/25 at NTHU; More info:
added: Mon Nov 21 06:28:53 2016
tags: taiwan, windfarms, offshore

Cartoonist in @nytimes brings the hammer down on Sixtus Leung
added: Mon Nov 21 03:53:35 2016

Left populism is the answer to Trumpism. But all Chuck Schumer has is more favors for Wall Street.
added: Sat Nov 19 14:18:03 2016

Obama cancels oil lease sales in Arctic through 2022 #INDIGENOUS #TAIRP
added: Sat Nov 19 14:00:04 2016
tags: indigenous, tairp

In Other BSDs for 2016/11/19: A much more well-rounded crop of BSD links this week. FreeBSD status r...
added: Sat Nov 19 13:59:40 2016

"In Gaza, we aren't mourning Clinton's loss" writes @yelkhoudary
added: Sat Nov 19 13:00:07 2016

box-decoration-break Demos: (How to use the CSS `box-decoration-break` property for multi-line padded text.)
added: Sat Nov 19 12:09:05 2016

Jamal, 2 red-shirt activists remanded 4 days
added: Sat Nov 19 08:23:11 2016

Thai Navy steps up air, sea watch at Andaman Sea for fleeing Rohingya
added: Sat Nov 19 08:23:08 2016

More Alarms Over Next Hydropower Dam in #Laos
added: Sat Nov 19 08:19:20 2016
tags: laos

#Bhutan's Trump! Journalist @namgayzam may face imprisonment or hefty fine for exposing a corrupt local businessman.
added: Sat Nov 19 08:09:24 2016
tags: bhutan

After Mong Kok riot, could district see street food made legal next Lunar New Year?
added: Sat Nov 19 08:08:03 2016

Thousands of Indonesians rally against racial, religious intolerance
added: Sat Nov 19 08:05:09 2016

Digg: Making the Switch from Node.js to Golang: Comments:
added: Sat Nov 19 08:00:02 2016

Bersih chief Maria detained under Sosma
added: Sat Nov 19 07:08:08 2016

Republican senators Marco Rubio and Tom Cotton introduced bill to punish Chinese officials…
added: Sat Nov 19 07:05:47 2016

Somebody needs to tell the #HongKong Island police African isn't a nationality
added: Sat Nov 19 05:53:32 2016
tags: hongkong

#Taiwan: Watch as Gay Marriage Opposition Storms Legislative Building | Unicorn Booty
added: Sat Nov 19 03:06:37 2016
tags: taiwan

#Taiwan Pres. Tsai Ing-wen 'regrets' not learning #Cantonese, says it is an important #language. #HongKong
added: Sat Nov 19 03:05:34 2016
tags: cantonese, language, taiwan, hongkong

I give it a month before the pejorative "mainstream media" has been replaced with "fake news"
added: Sat Nov 19 02:31:33 2016

The @weaveworks platform is less restrictive than PaaS & easier to operate than DIY OSS. DevOps for the rest of us?
added: Fri Nov 18 23:43:29 2016

From before the election: How Trump won the Rust Belt
added: Fri Nov 18 23:39:00 2016

Thousands expected at Malaysian anti-government rally despite arrests
added: Fri Nov 18 23:38:00 2016

Trump’s CIA Pick Supports Domestic Surveillance, Opposes Iran Deal
added: Fri Nov 18 23:35:20 2016

Facebook sets $6 billion buyback; accounting chief to leave
added: Fri Nov 18 23:35:04 2016

Was a Native @GoogleDoodles Enough? Indian Country Responds via @VinceSchilling -
added: Fri Nov 18 23:31:11 2016

"There is a strong risk of violence escalating along ethnic lines with a potential for genocide"
added: Fri Nov 18 23:30:13 2016

It’s a pretty good time to catch up on your environmental justice reading
added: Fri Nov 18 23:30:12 2016

France is shutting down all coal-fired power plants by 2023
added: Fri Nov 18 23:30:01 2016

Surveillance camera compromised in 98 seconds
added: Fri Nov 18 23:29:01 2016

Where have all the lutungs gone? Mystery monkeys fast disappearing:
added: Fri Nov 18 23:28:47 2016

Appalling deeds by #Putin and #Assad > #Aleppo's children's hospital bombed as it treats chlorine gas victims #syria
added: Fri Nov 18 23:19:22 2016
tags: syria, aleppo, assad, putin

“The trends in this space are troubling and don’t show any signs of abating,” a federal official said of drug costs:
added: Fri Nov 18 23:08:01 2016

When a City Has Gigabit Internet, Prices For Slower Speed Tiers Drop: Study
added: Fri Nov 18 23:00:38 2016

Whistleblowers often face espionage charges for divulging classified information. Petraeus never went to jail.
added: Fri Nov 18 22:37:53 2016

#NativeAmericanHeritageMonth PLEASE watch this! Our Spirits Don't Speak English: Indian Boarding School
added: Fri Nov 18 20:47:38 2016
tags: nativeamericanheritagemonth

Need a simple resource on the political use of bots on Twitter and elsewhere? I just wrote one up. Available here:
added: Fri Nov 18 19:51:45 2016

Background: Amazon #Indigenous Block #Peru River Traffic to Protest #OilSpill. #ParoIndigenaAmazonico
added: Fri Nov 18 18:57:24 2016
tags: paroindigenaamazonico, peru, oilspill, indigenous

Hard to believe there isn't lots of coercion here: #China officials giving themselves in -
added: Fri Nov 18 18:44:37 2016
tags: china

China Warns It Is Ready To Slow Yuan Plunge On Capital Outflow Fears
added: Fri Nov 18 17:51:04 2016

ep 25 of @deleteuracct: @roqchams and I get an opsec 101 on tech use for organizers from activist, hacker @B_Meson
added: Fri Nov 18 17:20:43 2016

#SCMP Expect more ‘one-country’ focus in Hong Kong policy and appreciate preferential treatment, mainland defence …
added: Fri Nov 18 15:59:05 2016
tags: scmp

BREAKING: Donald Trump has selected Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions to be his attorney general, a source says
added: Fri Nov 18 13:04:22 2016

A Detailed Description of CVE-2016-0176 and Its Exploitation : cc @long123king || @keen_lab
added: Fri Nov 18 12:10:38 2016

#Vietnam: Two activists charged under Article 79 of the Criminal Code (activities aimed at overthrowing the gov’t)
added: Fri Nov 18 05:45:36 2016
tags: vietnam

Foreign journalists working in China face increased harassment
added: Fri Nov 18 05:45:11 2016

Thanks to red-shirts, @bersih2 has won #Bersih5
added: Fri Nov 18 05:44:43 2016
tags: bersih5

Scientists say they have found a direct link between fracking and earthquakes in Canada
added: Fri Nov 18 03:56:02 2016

.@WesClarkjr & hundreds of vets will be #StandingwithStandingRock in December. Help them get there if u can #NoDAPL
added: Fri Nov 18 01:30:16 2016
tags: nodapl, standingwithstandingrock

US president-elect Trump has had his first meeting with a world leader... and it went OK.
added: Fri Nov 18 01:30:08 2016

All too often, #police footage ends where police use of force begins
added: Fri Nov 18 01:30:00 2016
tags: police

Supposed Trump critic Erick Erickson already sucking up to Trump nonstop on his radio show
added: Fri Nov 18 01:29:10 2016

I worked on our dev VMs for years and learning how our designers use it was one of the most fascinating things
added: Fri Nov 18 01:28:15 2016

#Vietnam extends runway for spy flights on #SouthChinaSea outpost Builds 2 large hangars on #Spratly Island
added: Fri Nov 18 01:28:02 2016
tags: spratly, vietnam, southchinasea

Goodbye, Neoliberalism. Join the @GreenPartyUS to create a new future—one for the 99 percent.
added: Fri Nov 18 01:27:49 2016

For years Facebook has been a medium for the spread of fake news and propaganda, impacting politics around the world
added: Fri Nov 18 01:27:39 2016

Anti-CY protests at CUHK over #oathgate (by @ETemily, who knows a thing or two about graduation ceremony protests)
added: Fri Nov 18 01:25:01 2016
tags: oathgate

BlackRock to launch "Hong Kong’s cheapest Hang Seng Index ETF": The fund (3115) will charge 0.09% p.a. compared…
added: Fri Nov 18 01:24:06 2016

.@BernieSanders: If Trump has the 'guts' to take on corporate America, he's got an ally #FeeltheBern
added: Fri Nov 18 01:22:53 2016
tags: feelthebern

Georgia drops anti-hijab bill.
added: Fri Nov 18 01:21:00 2016

Norway’s largest bank just pulled its assets from the North Dakota pipeline #noDAPL…
added: Fri Nov 18 01:17:46 2016
tags: nodapl

You can add another indicator to the financial warning signs flashing in China via @business
added: Fri Nov 18 01:17:17 2016

This is pretty great, I'd love to see the program's results.
added: Fri Nov 18 01:17:02 2016

With the election now in the rearview mirror, Bloomberg is terminating John Heilemann and Mark Halperin’s show.
added: Fri Nov 18 00:44:02 2016

Giuliani Can’t Stand the Constitution /Remember when he was Mayor? via @thenation
added: Thu Nov 17 22:03:43 2016

Study reveals how hydraulic fracturing induces tremors. #UCalgary
added: Thu Nov 17 20:30:19 2016
tags: ucalgary

Must-read: "I think Trump is in the White House because of me.” Paul Horner makes $10K+ per month writing fake news.
added: Thu Nov 17 19:28:05 2016

How MSNBC's @aseitzwald colluded with the failed Clinton campaign to smear Sanders and parrot government propaganda
added: Thu Nov 17 18:29:49 2016

Powell on Flynn's firing from DIA: "Abusive with staff, didn't listen, worked against policy, bad management, etc."
added: Thu Nov 17 17:25:18 2016

uefireverse : Tools to help with Reverse Engineering UEFI-based firmware :
added: Thu Nov 17 10:16:50 2016

面對暴政,我們定要堅守良心和善良。 //當地非政府組織Community Action Network(CAN)稱,余澎杉在獄中受到威嚇,遭人摑打背部,並在上樓梯時被人用腳踢。CAN又稱新加坡當局已收到投訴,並承諾將調查事件。//
added: Thu Nov 17 10:00:23 2016

Sarah Lee Wai-sze takes sprint gold at track #WorldCup:
added: Thu Nov 17 10:00:02 2016
tags: worldcup

China, U.S. must avoid excessive mutual suspicion: Chinese envoy
added: Thu Nov 17 09:59:06 2016

Senate Democrats’ Surprising Strategy: Trying to Align With Trump, via @nytimes @jestei
added: Thu Nov 17 09:58:43 2016

Lawyer who helped draft Basic Law says Beijing interpretation has destroyed ‘one country, two systems’
added: Thu Nov 17 09:58:10 2016

China's Great Wall Asset to seek 5-8 strategic investors in pre-IPO funding
added: Thu Nov 17 09:57:41 2016

Err, you can't charge me, I quit. Taking a cue from Putin, Duterte wants to ditch the International Criminal Court
added: Thu Nov 17 09:56:15 2016

Huge moment in US-Japan alliance: #Abe to meet Trump in first bilateral with foreign leader #Japan
added: Thu Nov 17 09:55:35 2016
tags: abe, japan

#China's interference in #HongKong reaching alarming levels: U.S. congressional panel via @Reuters
added: Thu Nov 17 09:53:15 2016
tags: hongkong, china

Don’t share anything on Facebook without reading this first
added: Thu Nov 17 09:48:06 2016

India's rupee crisis: Modi accused of raiding rivals' coffers before key election
added: Thu Nov 17 09:07:31 2016

China is such a "market" economy the government tells coal mines how many days they can work. Yep, that's a market
added: Thu Nov 17 09:03:59 2016

A senior Breitbart editor just got in a stand up argument on the Today programme
added: Thu Nov 17 09:01:08 2016

"We firmly oppose any foreign government interfering in Hong Kong affairs in any way, undermining Hong Kong's...
added: Thu Nov 17 09:00:42 2016

Across China, Walmart Faces Labor Unrest as Authorities Stand Aside
added: Thu Nov 17 09:00:20 2016

The iPhone will never be made in the United States
added: Thu Nov 17 09:00:01 2016

【再有選委會參選人提名無效】 【張秀賢被指與高等教育界連繫不足】 再有選委會參選人被裁定提名無效,他是中大學生張秀賢,。 張秀賢與另外 6 人組成「學界同盟 2017」的參選名單,他以中大教務會學生成員身份參選,但今年...
added: Thu Nov 17 08:45:03 2016

@joshuawongcf is in the U.S. seeking support, while the HK government has told foreign countries not to interfere.
added: Thu Nov 17 08:44:38 2016

Russia begins process to block Linkedin website
added: Thu Nov 17 08:42:51 2016

China relaxes curbs on coal mine operations
added: Thu Nov 17 08:42:24 2016

Zuckerman slate trounced Hoffa slate in Central region, 58% to 42%, a 10,000 vote margin
added: Thu Nov 17 08:34:51 2016

#Singapore tells #Taiwan to customize New Southbound Policy to individual #ASEAN states:
added: Thu Nov 17 08:32:27 2016
tags: singapore, asean, taiwan

Syria’s al-Assad: Trump “a natural ally”
added: Thu Nov 17 08:32:08 2016

Tax havens should be 'quarantined' from global economy
added: Thu Nov 17 08:26:10 2016

French law on digital versions of out-of-print books flouts EU directive by @glynmoody
added: Thu Nov 17 08:25:00 2016

EU-US trade deal “not realistic” under Trump presidency, says Germany - #TTIP is dead; #TPP is dead; #CETA next?
added: Thu Nov 17 08:10:20 2016
tags: tpp, ceta, ttip

Twitter suspends high-profile accounts associated with white supremacist alt-right movement
added: Thu Nov 17 08:09:04 2016

Henry David Thoreau on When Civil Disobedience and Resistance Are Justified (1849) via @OpenCulture, Nov15th 2016).
added: Thu Nov 17 08:05:30 2016

No, the viral image of 2016 election results and 2013 crime rates is not real
added: Thu Nov 17 08:02:01 2016

#Jordan slams Israeli ban on call to prayer in #Jerusalem | #Palestine
added: Thu Nov 17 08:01:04 2016
tags: jordan, palestine, jerusalem

Meet PoisonTap, the $5 tool that ransacks password-protected computers
added: Thu Nov 17 07:46:16 2016

'Black box affair': 6 engineering nominees disqualified from running for Chief Exec. ...
added: Thu Nov 17 07:22:05 2016

Construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline stops—for now
added: Thu Nov 17 07:15:11 2016

.@marcorubio: freeze US-based assets & deny entry into the US of those responsible for abducted booksellers case
added: Thu Nov 17 07:10:43 2016

#CCP protests weak US comment on Youngspiration duo disqualification, @joshuawongcf #HK self-determination advocacy
added: Thu Nov 17 07:10:03 2016
tags: ccp, hk

The disappearing stick shift: less than 3% of cars sold in the U.S. have manuals: Comments:
added: Thu Nov 17 07:10:01 2016

Prof Hung Ho-fung of Johns Hopkins says:
added: Thu Nov 17 07:09:13 2016

Awful lot of rich white men been visiting Trump in the last few days
added: Thu Nov 17 07:07:54 2016

Thugs rough up @thejohnsudworth as he tries to intv an independent political candidate for office in china. This i…
added: Thu Nov 17 07:02:59 2016

More on #HK Human Rights & Democracy Act (this is 3rd session of Congress it's been presented;got nowhere in 1st 2)
added: Thu Nov 17 07:00:38 2016
tags: hk

Australia Snubs Obama, Dumps TPP, Opts For China-Sponsored Trade Deal
added: Thu Nov 17 07:00:27 2016

Pan-democrat group says members unfairly disqualified from EC
added: Thu Nov 17 06:31:37 2016

Dems recruiting New York Rep. Crowley to challenge Pelosi for leadership spot
added: Thu Nov 17 06:21:05 2016

Lee Teng-hui accuses Tsai of being too timid and indecisive... also says she should be more pro-independence
added: Thu Nov 17 05:22:47 2016

Anson Chan: 'If HK bankers think interference in judicial process limited to politics, they’re sadly mistaken'
added: Thu Nov 17 04:06:06 2016

US cancels 15 oil, gas leases in an area bordering Glacier National Park that's considered sacred to Blackfoot:
added: Wed Nov 16 19:30:26 2016

Any encrypted database, if queried sufficiently often, reveals many of its secrets:
added: Wed Nov 16 16:50:09 2016

Dems’ first post-election move: promoting one of Wall St’s favorite senators to the position of Democratic leader
added: Wed Nov 16 16:11:29 2016

Tencent Q3 profit misses forecasts, expenses offset revenue surge
added: Wed Nov 16 13:45:30 2016

In a not-unrelated development, it turns out economist scholars at top universities shill for monopolies.
added: Wed Nov 16 13:42:46 2016

Sorry, 'heterodoxers', but tip-toeing around neoclassical and New Keynesian economics as fake science isn't enough.
added: Wed Nov 16 13:39:26 2016

Under-exploited #HTML5 Features
added: Wed Nov 16 13:35:08 2016
tags: html5

Milan official wants clarity on AC Milan's Chinese owners
added: Wed Nov 16 13:34:48 2016

In Trump’s China, industrial subsidies loom large -- Heard on the Street via…
added: Wed Nov 16 13:01:16 2016

Why the corrupt rich will welcome Modi’s ‘surgical strike on corruption’
added: Wed Nov 16 13:00:36 2016

Mystery as wrecks of three Dutch WWII ships vanish from Java seabed
added: Wed Nov 16 13:00:07 2016

Racist fliers warning white women not to date black men posted in dorms at Texas university
added: Wed Nov 16 12:58:50 2016

China's flurry of gas measures to lift investment, third-party access
added: Wed Nov 16 12:58:28 2016

We must rethink globalization, or Trumpism will prevail — Thomas Piketty
added: Wed Nov 16 12:57:34 2016

A post-election prediction markets post-mortem from @skominers:
added: Wed Nov 16 12:52:01 2016

Pro-democracy camp urged to host primaries for potential by-elections after localist ...
added: Wed Nov 16 12:28:03 2016

Iceland breaks taboo with world's largest penis museum
added: Wed Nov 16 12:12:08 2016

China calls for new private bank to rejuvenate northeast
added: Wed Nov 16 12:12:04 2016

I've released PoisonTap; attacks *locked* machines, siphons cookies, exposes router & backdoors browser w/RasPi&Node
added: Wed Nov 16 11:58:55 2016

CHAOS: Trump Transition Runs Off The Rails
added: Wed Nov 16 11:55:40 2016

How the vegan movement broke out of its echo chamber and finally started disrupting things
added: Wed Nov 16 11:52:49 2016

Suspected Hong Kong triad leader arrested for 2009 acid attack on lawyer | South China Morning Post
added: Wed Nov 16 11:46:56 2016

總之為咗政治,擦共產黨鞋,難為教育界,難為老師,難為學生。 不過,不能說的秘密,梗係有人想香港效法澳門,將中史科連教材赤化,講完。 崔世安:政府與大陸出版社合編中史統一教材 全澳中學將全面使用 (2/2)
added: Wed Nov 16 11:46:55 2016

Syrian government and Russian warplanes pound rebel-held parts of northern Syria including Aleppo
added: Wed Nov 16 11:41:02 2016

#Philippines: Davao City judge says there are no extrajudicial killings under President #Duterte #InterestingRead
added: Wed Nov 16 11:31:40 2016
tags: duterte, interestingread, philippines

Report: Cities across the US enact more bans on sitting on pavements and sleeping in cars
added: Wed Nov 16 11:30:14 2016

Only 4% of doctors, 6% of barristers, and 11% of journalists are from working class backgrounds... 😕
added: Wed Nov 16 11:14:35 2016

Pig heart survives in monkey for at least 51 days
added: Wed Nov 16 11:10:31 2016

#PanamaPapers Law firm hit with record fine for financial improprieties in British Virgin Islands
added: Wed Nov 16 11:07:56 2016
tags: panamapapers

This shall prompt deeper thinking about role of social networks in this age -- Twitter suspends alt-right accounts
added: Wed Nov 16 11:07:39 2016

On law banning BDS supporters from entering Israel, Tzipi Livni: "How will I defend Israeli democracy abroad?"
added: Wed Nov 16 10:59:00 2016

Chagos Islanders denied right to return home
added: Wed Nov 16 10:56:19 2016

Dramatic discovery of early Christian cemetery at Great Ryburgh via @EDP24
added: Wed Nov 16 10:53:41 2016

Native title holders propose parks expansion to create hundreds of Indigenous jobs – video
added: Wed Nov 16 10:52:34 2016

When swastikas were sprayed near a Jewish school in London, a local Muslim man was first to respond
added: Wed Nov 16 10:49:12 2016

And The Rest Of The World? How Will It Survive Trumpism?
added: Wed Nov 16 10:48:25 2016

The mood on Twitter suggested Hillary Clinton would lose
added: Wed Nov 16 10:48:03 2016

A first of its kind, this marine plant is pollinated by zooplankton and invertebrates.
added: Wed Nov 16 10:46:43 2016

A digital levy on #Google and Facebook isnt the answer to UK newspaper woes by @glynmoody
added: Wed Nov 16 10:46:33 2016
tags: google

I heard same thing in Moscow - Trump may say nice things about Putin, but Russia sees DT as completely unpredictable
added: Wed Nov 16 10:41:44 2016

I spoke to the former Democrat voters who made Donald Trump president, and this is what they actually want
added: Wed Nov 16 10:40:01 2016

Snapchat to use data from Foursquare's 90M+ locations to power its geofilters
added: Wed Nov 16 10:31:20 2016

Court's ambiguity over Beijing's power to interpret Hong Kong's constitution is ...
added: Wed Nov 16 10:30:10 2016

Twitter's new anti-harassment tools are good but still not enough
added: Wed Nov 16 10:30:02 2016

As in New Delhi and Beijing, Tehran finds a noxious blanket of pollution becomes a way of life. @ThomasErdbrink
added: Wed Nov 16 10:30:00 2016

Indonesia police to pursue blasphemy case against capital's Christian governor
added: Wed Nov 16 10:16:12 2016

Google releases app to digitize boxes of old photo prints #jakpost
added: Wed Nov 16 10:10:01 2016
tags: jakpost

"I told conservatives to work for Trump. One talk with his team changed my mind." @EliotACohen watches with horror
added: Wed Nov 16 10:01:38 2016

VIDEO - Syria: Russia resumes air strikes in rebel-held East Aleppo after ceasefire
added: Wed Nov 16 10:01:22 2016

【又係不誠實使用電腦!?】 加部針孔攝錄機,好似未用到人哋部電腦喎?警察不只濫用條例,真hea 土瓜灣中銀櫃機被裝針孔攝錄機 警跟進列不誠實取用電腦 中銀ATM被裝偷拍鏡頭 入密碼小心
added: Wed Nov 16 10:01:10 2016

Sec. for Justice says gov't will decide as soon as possible whether to lodge other ...
added: Wed Nov 16 10:00:18 2016

Iran: Pressured by Revolutionary Guards, Court Orders Teachers Union Leader Back to Prison
added: Wed Nov 16 10:00:14 2016

Police in Shanghai, Beijing Detain More Independent Election Candidates
added: Wed Nov 16 09:55:56 2016

New Zealand earthquake lifted seabed by several metres, impacting some fisheries, tourism industries via @business
added: Wed Nov 16 09:46:46 2016
added: Wed Nov 16 09:46:09 2016

Over 100 tigers "killed and trafficked each year", says report
added: Wed Nov 16 09:45:07 2016

The Bolshevik-Menshevik split.
added: Wed Nov 16 09:45:02 2016

Highest proportion of service sector jobs is in London at 91.4%, Wales has highest proportion in production at 13.2%
added: Wed Nov 16 09:43:04 2016

1,800-Year-Old Mosaic Portraits of the Dead Unearthed in Turkey
added: Wed Nov 16 08:47:51 2016

Just take the bloody tram: Happy Valley demands $1 billion 'driverless train' to connect to MTR (by @shirleyZhaoXY)
added: Wed Nov 16 08:34:35 2016

This story is a pick-the-most-amazing-paragraph competition, and the competition is fierce.
added: Wed Nov 16 04:41:17 2016

Tech CEOs, call your offices
added: Wed Nov 16 02:57:16 2016

.@fccchina latest report: In China, foreign correspondents continue to face harassment, restrictions
added: Tue Nov 15 22:40:35 2016

300 hate crimes since the election. Here are some of them. This is NOT normal.
added: Tue Nov 15 22:26:27 2016

Kyiv Locked Down As Hundreds Protest #Ukraine's Government. My report from today's odd events.
added: Tue Nov 15 18:07:18 2016
tags: ukraine

Japan's 10-year bond climbs back above zero.
added: Tue Nov 15 12:35:34 2016

“Do progressives even want to win?” by @JeanetteJing Top notch writing, political or otherwise; not a word wasted.
added: Tue Nov 15 12:13:17 2016

Secret Backdoor in Some U.S. Phones Sent Data to China, Analysts Say - NYT sounds like for ads
added: Tue Nov 15 11:45:05 2016

“There will be a trend for more Hongkongers to be localists,” HK independence activist @yauwaiching told us on Fri
added: Tue Nov 15 11:19:33 2016

Need to generate memorable passphrases or convert random bytes into readable phrases? I made you a js library.
added: Tue Nov 15 10:56:54 2016

A detailed, on-the-ground take on how online shopping reaches deep into rural China by @joannachiu
added: Tue Nov 15 10:56:45 2016

Worst of the Worst: China ranks last in #netfreedom2016 report for the second year running
added: Tue Nov 15 10:37:10 2016
tags: netfreedom2016

Rumour has it Disney is going to purchase Netflix
added: Tue Nov 15 10:32:19 2016

Interesting story about judicial review into Hong Kong's perennially strained public housing system.
added: Tue Nov 15 10:29:45 2016

Japan’s permanent residency rules may be loosened to lure global talent
added: Tue Nov 15 10:20:10 2016

Isis destroys 3,000 years of history in two months of destruction
added: Tue Nov 15 10:18:32 2016

China: Apple (and others) 'will suffer' under Trump's proposed trade war
added: Tue Nov 15 10:17:52 2016

Donald Trump may push African countries away from America and closer to China @stadenesque on @qzafrica
added: Tue Nov 15 10:17:14 2016

Politically motivated? Elected lawmakers barred from Hong Kong legislature as gov wins legal challenge @hongkongfp
added: Tue Nov 15 10:10:53 2016

Another supermarket fruit supplier caught allegedly underpaying migrants via @theage
added: Tue Nov 15 10:03:32 2016

Hong Kong court disqualifies pro-independence lawmakers as crackdown on burgeoning separatist movement intensifies
added: Tue Nov 15 09:47:58 2016

Yau Wai-ching and Baggio Leung were barred by court from the Legislative Council today. My profile of the former:
added: Tue Nov 15 09:20:29 2016

Hong Kong court rules pro-independence lawmakers barred from legislature
added: Tue Nov 15 09:12:37 2016

Kentucky. Where hepatitis C rates are seven times the US average — and a cure is kept out of reach via @statnews
added: Tue Nov 15 09:08:27 2016

Justin Trudeau Visits Cuba 40 Years After His Father Befriended Fidel
added: Tue Nov 15 09:00:02 2016

Is Party Members too political to handle? Tom Carter lets loose at @LAReviewofBooks for not reviewing it.
added: Tue Nov 15 08:58:05 2016

Redditor uses drone to catch cheating wife in action
added: Tue Nov 15 08:44:09 2016

Wang Chau consultants got off easy over confidential leak, Hong Kong lawmakers tell…
added: Tue Nov 15 08:41:41 2016

Hong Kong court rules that pro-independence activists cannot become lawmakers
added: Tue Nov 15 08:40:06 2016

Hong Kong police hunt for man who punched internet radio host more than 10 times in possible road rage incident
added: Tue Nov 15 08:38:33 2016

Hong Kong lawmakers who insulted China have been officially disqualified from office
added: Tue Nov 15 08:38:01 2016

Hong Kong court bans pro-democracy politicians from office
added: Tue Nov 15 08:37:07 2016

Newly elected Hong Kong separatist lawmakers lose legal battle over oaths as court disqualifies them from office.
added: Tue Nov 15 08:31:46 2016

Hong Kong court bans pro-democracy politicians from office
added: Tue Nov 15 08:28:22 2016

#HK High Court ruling disqualifying Youngspiration duo from Legco is based on NPCSC Basic Law interpretation- see p9
added: Tue Nov 15 08:12:35 2016
tags: hk

#DRC has signed away rights to potentially huge flows of cash from mining that should go towards its building future
added: Tue Nov 15 08:00:01 2016
tags: drc

Trump & China: fears that deal-making will consign #humanrights to political 'roadkill' @orvilleschell, @niubi, 沈丁立
added: Tue Nov 15 07:15:52 2016
tags: humanrights

Nepal police arrests 41 Tibetans on a pilgrimage to India. They'll be handed to Chinese police & face persecution
added: Tue Nov 15 07:07:47 2016

A minibus driver has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving causing death after a fatal collision with a...
added: Tue Nov 15 06:01:02 2016

Michigan police officer suspended for driving with Confederate flag resigns
added: Tue Nov 15 05:45:01 2016

Chuck Schumer: The worst possible Democratic leader at the worst possible time by @tinyrevolution
added: Tue Nov 15 05:35:30 2016

Obama promises to veto bill that would block aircraft exports to Iran
added: Tue Nov 15 05:05:09 2016

Japanese workers fix Fukuoka city sinkhole in two days
added: Tue Nov 15 05:04:29 2016

GSMA: 5G at risk if government's don't get their acts together
added: Tue Nov 15 05:04:27 2016

Vietnamese village a supermarket for illegal wildlife trade - on #WJCVietnam Public Hearing @STcom
added: Tue Nov 15 05:03:13 2016
tags: wjcvietnam

China’s A-share equity markets a good long-term bet
added: Tue Nov 15 05:01:51 2016

Trump "shows that support for Israel can serve as a cover, if not actually as an accelerator, for anti-Semitism"
added: Tue Nov 15 04:43:25 2016

And so it begins - our government is looking underground to develop new retail space, promising cheaper rents and...
added: Tue Nov 15 04:01:06 2016

Exploiting CORS Misconfigurations for Bitcoins and Bounties : cc @albinowax
added: Tue Nov 15 04:01:00 2016

First woman to fly China's J-10 fighter jet dies mid-air during a training accident
added: Tue Nov 15 03:59:24 2016

Over 300 Trump-Related Hate Crimes Since Election Day in US
added: Tue Nov 15 03:58:23 2016

Demand for Chinese coal and steel isn't rising. Why are prices? via @BV
added: Tue Nov 15 03:57:23 2016

17 Arrested at Schumer's Office
added: Tue Nov 15 03:55:10 2016

CCP mouthpiece People's Daily rolls out red carpet for Trump, fascinating logical gymnastics re campaign claims (Cn)
added: Tue Nov 15 03:51:45 2016

Russian MIG-29 fighter jet crashes into Mediterranean off Syrian coast while trying to land on aircraft carrier
added: Tue Nov 15 03:24:01 2016

Welcome to Haryana, India, where women are bought and sold like cattle:
added: Tue Nov 15 03:00:05 2016

Days before Trump won National Labor Relations Board ruled against his Vegas hotel. Now he appoints NLRB. Conflict?
added: Tue Nov 15 02:59:31 2016

Trump earns trademark victory in China, but others still own his name for aquarium products, explosives and condoms.
added: Tue Nov 15 01:54:53 2016

Despite efforts to curb the spread of #Korean culture, or #Hallyu, across the world, its fan base grows and grows
added: Tue Nov 15 01:44:02 2016
tags: hallyu, korean

More than half of anti-Trump protesters arrested in Portland didn't vote
added: Tue Nov 15 01:38:23 2016

The most amazing thing about this story is that the Facebook employees are "renegade" and have to meet in secret
added: Tue Nov 15 00:11:54 2016

"It's a Hail Mary": Two presidential electors encourage colleagues to sideline Trump | AP P…
added: Mon Nov 14 23:35:07 2016

"the white working class (WWC) resents professionals but admires the rich" 😮🤔💡 Super eye-opening read:
added: Mon Nov 14 23:24:23 2016
added: Mon Nov 14 23:24:13 2016

Judge denies request to delay Trump University trial by five weeks one good thing
added: Mon Nov 14 22:46:47 2016

Posters In Toronto Are Encouraging White People To “Join The Alt-Right”
added: Mon Nov 14 21:05:35 2016

Judith Stein on the dangers of privileging identity politics over class solidarity
added: Mon Nov 14 20:39:04 2016

Party like it’s 1999: Comeback of VBA #Malware Downloaders [Part 3]
added: Mon Nov 14 18:51:16 2016
tags: malware

NEW: CIA official who destroyed waterboarding tapes wants Trump to try new torture methods
added: Mon Nov 14 18:35:45 2016

US bombs & military operations w/ #Saudi coalition have massacred lots of civilians in #Yemen. Where is the outrage?
added: Mon Nov 14 16:12:46 2016
tags: yemen, saudi

Modi trumples on Indian lives with a rupee diktat that causes mass misery and disruption via @JElliottIndia
added: Mon Nov 14 14:47:51 2016

|@DetNews: #MIGOP benefits from straight-party voting it opposes - Voting like Zombies, that will "#MAGA"? Nope.
added: Mon Nov 14 14:38:16 2016
tags: migop, maga

China: We’ll block iPhone sales if Trump imposes tariffs by @Tom_Mendelsohn
added: Mon Nov 14 14:37:06 2016

Relaunch of writers group PEN to defend freedom of expression in Hong Kong | Hong Kong Free Press @hongkongpen
added: Mon Nov 14 14:34:33 2016

Heavy pollution shuts schools in Iran's capital
added: Mon Nov 14 14:14:38 2016

"Be grateful he wore a condom" - advice to rape victims from Singapore, twinned with the neolithic era
added: Mon Nov 14 14:13:11 2016

Some good reading today:
added: Mon Nov 14 14:13:11 2016

The human cost of wage theft in Massachusetts
added: Mon Nov 14 14:12:04 2016

Swedish officials quiz WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at Ecuador embassy in London
added: Mon Nov 14 14:10:01 2016

Cathay Pacific’s union tells management that they need to stop treating staff as a ‘commodity’ that will ‘expire’...
added: Mon Nov 14 14:09:54 2016

Olympia, WA: North Dakota Fracking Equipment Blocked, Train Tracks Barricaded
added: Mon Nov 14 14:08:57 2016

Personnel will matter more in a Trump presidency than usual, and usually they're critical.
added: Mon Nov 14 14:08:33 2016

How Breitbart News rose on the darkest of money to hijack the conservative media—and how liberals helped them do it.
added: Mon Nov 14 10:16:28 2016

'Idiots' claim as Beijing man steps up attack
added: Mon Nov 14 10:15:28 2016

After Indian Army hits back hard, Pakistan says seven soldiers killed in LoC firing
added: Mon Nov 14 10:15:01 2016

Pro-Beijing group member asks Hong Kong court to disqualify 11 lawmakers over Legco oaths
added: Mon Nov 14 10:14:05 2016

China State Council:Local govts shoulder full responsibility for paying debts & central gov principle of no bailouts
added: Mon Nov 14 10:01:47 2016

Assad's 'final battle' for Aleppo has begun
added: Mon Nov 14 10:01:01 2016

While we worry about Trump, Turkey is being taken over
added: Mon Nov 14 10:00:38 2016

Israel's Netanyahu backs to limit the volume of calls to prayer as citizens complain about excessive "noise"
added: Mon Nov 14 10:00:04 2016

I was so glad to finally read what I've long been thinking: The 'White Working Class' Can Kiss My Brown Ass
added: Mon Nov 14 09:22:51 2016

Hong Kong benchmark index hits lowest since August, hurt by strong US dollar
added: Mon Nov 14 09:20:06 2016

Oh my. @Microsoft: Introducing Visual Studio for Mac #programming
added: Mon Nov 14 09:19:12 2016
tags: programming

Freedom, democracy, rule of law and now patriotism for Hong Kong's core values
added: Mon Nov 14 09:06:04 2016

Protesters halt pipeline work by crawling into pipe
added: Mon Nov 14 08:39:56 2016

Yanis Varoufakis: After Donald Trump's awful victory, the left must be more ambitious
added: Mon Nov 14 07:38:09 2016

Taiwan reaches out to Southeast Asian students to help cut economic reliance on Beijing
added: Mon Nov 14 07:19:49 2016

Swedish neo-Nazis stage biggest ever march in wake of Donald Trump victory
added: Mon Nov 14 07:19:47 2016

China state-run Global Times on Trump's threat of a trade war? Bring it on
added: Mon Nov 14 07:12:14 2016

added: Mon Nov 14 07:00:01 2016
tags: absarchives

12 Things You Need To Know About Keith Ellison For DNC Chair - 11) Funded by Soros 12) Silent on Primary Rigging
added: Mon Nov 14 06:46:05 2016

@ILO says #China's arrest of #Labour activists is "serious interference" with #InternationalLaw:, @ituc @chinalabour
added: Mon Nov 14 06:40:11 2016
tags: china, labour, internationallaw

Progressive Lawyers Group OpEd on #Oathgate: China Is Rapidly Squandering the Unique Opportunity That #HK Represents
added: Mon Nov 14 05:54:17 2016
tags: hk, oathgate

Beijing Tightens Its Grip in Hong Kong Again - New York Times
added: Mon Nov 14 05:42:09 2016

India is planning to set up regulations that will prevent matrimonial websites from being used for casual dating.
added: Mon Nov 14 05:10:01 2016

China's Xi tells Trump cooperation is only choice
added: Mon Nov 14 04:47:51 2016

That looks pretty subdued.
added: Mon Nov 14 04:46:40 2016

Study shows women in China make 22.3% less than men on average
added: Mon Nov 14 04:28:46 2016

Sikh Harvard Law School Student Followed, Called "F***ing Muslim" #HateHurts
added: Mon Nov 14 04:14:38 2016
tags: hatehurts

Surprise surprise: demonstrators at pro#CCP rally in support of NPCSC interpretation of #HK Basic Law were paid
added: Mon Nov 14 03:55:15 2016
tags: hk

From this weekend: Bernie would've won On Jim Webb On Neera Tanden
added: Mon Nov 14 03:53:38 2016

Bernie's empire strikes back
added: Mon Nov 14 03:50:52 2016

WSJ: Confronted with Trump team ignorance about executive branch, Obama plans extra time to tutor President elect.
added: Mon Nov 14 01:54:29 2016

Leon Russell, Hit Maker and Musicians’ Musician, Dies at 74, via @nytimes
added: Sun Nov 13 17:33:33 2016

"It's 'I wouldn't have hurt you if you just behaved.'"
added: Sun Nov 13 15:48:56 2016

China is the obstacle to Google’s plan to end internet censorship @greatfirechina
added: Sun Nov 13 15:30:23 2016

Israeli arrested in Thailand after body of compatriot - a former copper who was missing - found in home - @AFP
added: Sun Nov 13 12:17:30 2016

Hong Kong writers relaunch literary group in face of ‘unprecedented’ threat to free speech
added: Sun Nov 13 11:41:53 2016

India central bank says enough cash available as crowds throng banks
added: Sun Nov 13 11:35:04 2016

Kasie Hunt is excellent here. HRC came across as fake because of course she was fake.
added: Sun Nov 13 11:34:57 2016

New Zealand hit by 7.5 magnitude earthquake just outside Christchurch.
added: Sun Nov 13 11:33:58 2016

The links between South Africa minister and illegal Rhino horn trade #RhinoKillers
added: Sun Nov 13 11:30:04 2016
tags: rhinokillers

Bernie Sanders got more write-in votes in Vermont than Gary Johnson and Jill Stein combined
added: Sun Nov 13 11:10:19 2016

Trump normalization underway. Racists and bigots among his supporters will surely appreciate.
added: Sun Nov 13 08:45:53 2016

Oathgate latest: China's top man in HK says Beijing cannot "appease treason" & calls for more "patriotic education"
added: Sun Nov 13 07:20:19 2016

#NODAPL: Concrete Truck Driver Drives into a Crowd of Water Protectors & Fires Seven Shots…
added: Sun Nov 13 05:33:49 2016
tags: nodapl

Oh no!! How 4 million donkeys are slaughtered every year to make Chinese serum via @MailOnline
added: Sun Nov 13 04:39:12 2016

#MeetBSD has motivated my coworker to finish his work on pycapsicum! Now you can sandbox your python code!
added: Sun Nov 13 01:40:40 2016
tags: meetbsd

“Facebook was the single most important platform to help grow our fundraising base” - Trump’s digital director
added: Sat Nov 12 23:48:07 2016

These Rust Belt Democrts saw the Trump wave coming
added: Sat Nov 12 07:45:09 2016

Good read: Hong Kong on the Brink via @pocket
added: Sat Nov 12 07:36:16 2016

Serbia deports Russians suspected of plotting Montenegro coup
added: Sat Nov 12 07:35:21 2016

New fossils shed some intriguing light on the earliest history of dinosaurs
added: Sat Nov 12 07:33:17 2016

Maybe you can overlook the pussy grabbing & racism but you can't really ignore the fact he's a MONUMENTAL IDIOT.
added: Sat Nov 12 06:44:30 2016

Mexico wins 1st World Cup qualifier in US since 1972 (from @AP)
added: Sat Nov 12 06:27:27 2016

Ex-Autonomy CFO indicted in U.S., accused of deceiving HP
added: Sat Nov 12 06:05:08 2016

Tunku Aziz: 1MDB a 'non issue' just to prop Mukhriz as PM
added: Sat Nov 12 06:03:14 2016

Explosion hits US airbase in Bagram
added: Sat Nov 12 05:58:38 2016

Please read RE: the lie Sanders was never attacked.
added: Fri Nov 11 23:37:19 2016

Nooksack Tribe moves to disenroll 306 after holding referendum #INDIGENOUS #TAIRP
added: Fri Nov 11 14:45:00 2016
tags: tairp, indigenous

Big manufacturing changes: GE says 35% of its new turboprop engine will be made using 3-D printing. via @WSJ
added: Fri Nov 11 14:44:26 2016

#CLTV Sen. Merkley: Denying Garland A SCOTUS Hearing Is A 'Theft Being Delivered To The Koch Brothers'
added: Fri Nov 11 14:01:13 2016
tags: cltv

The Wrong People to Drain the Swamp, via @nytimes
added: Fri Nov 11 14:00:25 2016

.@AlecMacGillis spent much of this year chronicling the white working class dislocation that paved the way for Trump
added: Fri Nov 11 14:00:24 2016

Army Corps wants more cooperation from Dakota Access company #NoDAPL @POTUS #INDIGENOUS…
added: Fri Nov 11 14:00:02 2016
tags: indigenous, nodapl

Thoughts for the Horrified, via @nytimes
added: Fri Nov 11 13:59:34 2016

The Democratic Party’s abandonment of the working class cleared the space for Trump.
added: Fri Nov 11 13:57:02 2016

China's Xi urges unity amid challenges in Taiwan, Hong Kong - Fox News
added: Fri Nov 11 13:56:49 2016

Terrific piece on the tremendous shift that drove Trump's rise via @newyorker
added: Fri Nov 11 13:55:40 2016

Russia moves to block LinkedIn
added: Fri Nov 11 13:54:17 2016

Trump’s lawyers seek to delay fraud case — until after he is sworn into office
added: Fri Nov 11 12:26:14 2016

Silicon Valley Braces for Uncertainty After Donald Trump’s Victory
added: Fri Nov 11 12:25:07 2016

“The backwardness of China was the modernity of Hong Kong.” A look back at how Hongkongers’ attitudes towards...
added: Fri Nov 11 12:11:27 2016

Pay attention to Michigan. We are a predictive microcosm of what is happening nationally.
added: Fri Nov 11 12:11:18 2016

Mark Zuckerberg responds to accusations Facebook helped Donald Trump win
added: Fri Nov 11 12:11:02 2016

Zimbabwe court drops charges against hunter who helped kill Cecil the lion
added: Fri Nov 11 11:04:30 2016

Trump is already blocking press access. This is unprecedented. And this is how it starts.
added: Fri Nov 11 11:02:08 2016

#India may suffer 'great losses' if it joins #Japan to speak on #SouthChinaSea: Chinese media
added: Fri Nov 11 10:41:01 2016
tags: india, southchinasea, japan

OAuth 2.0 Hack Exposes 1 Billion Mobile Apps to Account Hijacking via @InfoSecHotSpot
added: Fri Nov 11 10:15:36 2016

Singaporean banker jailed for role in 1MDB scandal
added: Fri Nov 11 09:59:12 2016

Israel will authorize construction of 7,000 housing units in Jerusalem over the Green Line in aftermath of Trump win
added: Fri Nov 11 09:58:01 2016

Dr. B. R. Ambedkar: His Economic Philosophy and State Socialism
added: Fri Nov 11 09:55:25 2016

Endangered species database ‘outdated’, underestimates risk of extinction: new study:
added: Fri Nov 11 09:22:18 2016

China's household debt a growing risk to economy
added: Fri Nov 11 09:19:00 2016

HSI tumbles on renewed concerns over Trump
added: Fri Nov 11 08:54:22 2016

Speech by Chief Executive at 55th Orient & Southeast Asian Lions Forum
added: Fri Nov 11 08:47:42 2016

'Worse than expletives': Chief Sec. Carrie Lam criticised for disrespecting lawmakers
added: Fri Nov 11 08:08:18 2016

Brad DeLong was right in 2003 when he said Hillary Clinton was incompetent. @billmon1…
added: Fri Nov 11 08:06:35 2016

Hong Kong courts should reject Beijing's Basic Law ruling, says legal heavyweight 來自 @hongkongfp
added: Fri Nov 11 06:50:06 2016
tags: hkfp

"Ever heard of a logistics company that reported the value of the goods they shipped?"
added: Fri Nov 11 06:47:19 2016

UN sold Hong Kong down the river, now it's time to shrug off Beijing yoke - The Australian
added: Fri Nov 11 06:40:43 2016

On why #Vietnam is a hub for #rhinohorn trade, inc details on our #WJCVietnam investigation. Thanks @mongabay :)
added: Fri Nov 11 06:03:50 2016
tags: vietnam, rhinohorn, wjcvietnam

Mass transit wins big in ballot initiatives
added: Fri Nov 11 06:00:09 2016

Voters raise the minimum wage in four states and pass paid sick leave in two
added: Fri Nov 11 05:45:33 2016

ICT positions are hardest-to-fill roles for HK employers
added: Fri Nov 11 05:42:44 2016

【就梁振英、建制派入稟高院】 【市民要求法庭頒令宣誓無效】 有市民入稟高等法院,就行政長官梁振英、立法會議員石禮謙、黃定光及蔣麗芸的就職宣誓,申請司法覆核,要求法庭頒令 4 人宣誓無效,喪失就任公職的資格。 #有線新聞...
added: Fri Nov 11 05:00:04 2016
tags: 有線新聞

Hillary Clinton will be remembered as the most incompetent person to ever run for president
added: Fri Nov 11 04:59:49 2016

長洲覆核王郭卓堅指不希望社會撕裂,想兩邊都輸。 //「想法庭用同一標準,判兩邊(即自己及的士司機)都輸,兩邊都不獲法庭受理。」// #宣誓風波 【挑戰梁振英就職宣誓無效 覆核王:想兩邊都輸】...
added: Fri Nov 11 04:42:46 2016
tags: 宣誓風波

Spotify app on PC, Mac, and Linux writing gigabytes of junk data to storage drives when idle
added: Fri Nov 11 04:41:36 2016

#SCMP Mystery odour at Hong Kong secondary school sends nine students to hospital
added: Fri Nov 11 04:40:07 2016
tags: scmp

Government re-introduces Private Columbaria Bill
added: Fri Nov 11 04:40:05 2016

Xi: China must not let Any one, Any group, Any party, at Any time, in Any form, split Any piece of land from China.
added: Fri Nov 11 04:37:18 2016

James Woolsey proposes grand bargain: US will accept China’s rise as long as it doesn’t challenge Asian status quo
added: Fri Nov 11 04:32:44 2016

#Maine State Police "can neither confirm nor deny" use of #StingRays #surveillance tech
added: Fri Nov 11 04:30:00 2016
tags: surveillance, stingrays, maine

added: Fri Nov 11 04:28:55 2016

With Trump as president, China will be the world’s biggest champion of fighting climate change
added: Fri Nov 11 04:21:53 2016

The Economist argues Beijing increasingly sees Hong Kong as "a better-washed version of Tibet or Xinjiang"
added: Fri Nov 11 04:17:14 2016

Clarity as Always: Beijing remarks on ‘insincere oaths’ not laws but a ‘persuasive explanation’, Maria Tam says
added: Fri Nov 11 03:57:32 2016

The Public Loves Myanmar’s New War on Muslims - spot on by @poppymcp
added: Fri Nov 11 03:57:09 2016

John Bolton is being considered as a S of S for Trump because he's the peace candidate, amirite?
added: Fri Nov 11 03:54:40 2016

Trump's policies will help China's economy, not America's. My latest on @BV
added: Fri Nov 11 03:38:56 2016

Road works in Wang Chau endorsed
added: Fri Nov 11 03:37:07 2016

Proposed sewerage works for development at Wang Chau, Yuen Long approved
added: Fri Nov 11 03:37:07 2016

Maine Votes for #RankedChoiceVoting, Opening Door for More 3rd-Party Candidates
added: Fri Nov 11 03:35:06 2016
tags: rankedchoicevoting

[News5] Duterte support for CIDG 8 version of Espinosa slay ‘encourages impunity’ - Bayan
added: Fri Nov 11 03:27:47 2016

BREAKING: Election Experts Explain How The Election Was Stolen! Via @LeeCamp : With... by #LeeCamp
added: Fri Nov 11 03:11:42 2016
tags: leecamp

Are Trump's advisors shopping for $ financing from China's AIIB & OBOR to fund his promised new US infrastructure?
added: Fri Nov 11 03:09:58 2016

Massive cyberattack hits five top Russian banks: Kaspersky via @YahooTech
added: Fri Nov 11 03:09:05 2016

@ggreenwald you see this yet?
added: Fri Nov 11 02:47:40 2016

DAPL Ignores 2nd Army Corps Request to Stop Construction for 30 Days
added: Fri Nov 11 02:47:25 2016

it's not normal. it's not okay. it's far worse than you think. you're still in denial. make yourself look at it
added: Fri Nov 11 02:41:09 2016

#PleikuBearRescue We've got to get her out. She needs a lot of help. 📺 LIVE: 🐻 DONATE:…
added: Fri Nov 11 02:40:05 2016
tags: pleikubearrescue

Rats giggle when tickled — but only when the mood is right via @statnews
added: Fri Nov 11 02:39:55 2016

#COMMENT The fault, dear friends, lies in democracy
added: Fri Nov 11 02:38:33 2016
tags: comment

市民提出司法覆核 要求裁定梁振英及3名議員宣誓無效 #本地 Fri, 11 Nov 2016 10:28:47 +0800
added: Fri Nov 11 02:30:08 2016
tags: 本地

Australia reportedly close to Obama deal to end offshore detention, shut down Manus and Nauru via @theage
added: Fri Nov 11 02:24:01 2016

So someone at Fox was leaking debate questions too? This time to Trump
added: Fri Nov 11 02:21:03 2016

As Trump Staffs Up, Many Foreign Policy Pros May Be Ruled Out
added: Fri Nov 11 02:04:27 2016

#Philippine's Rodrigo Duterte says a shift toward #China will continue despite #DonaldTrump win via @business
added: Fri Nov 11 02:04:16 2016
tags: donaldtrump, china, philippine

Chinese bishop ordained, with approval of both Rome and Beijing – Bishop Peter Ding Lingbin of Changzhi, China,...
added: Fri Nov 11 02:01:47 2016

This species may soon become extinct due to climate change:
added: Fri Nov 11 01:28:56 2016

Delete all of your accounts
added: Fri Nov 11 01:28:39 2016

Of Littoral Mission Ships deal and Najib’s visit to China
added: Fri Nov 11 01:28:17 2016

Is your bank funding the Dakota Access Pipeline? Here’s how to find a new bank #NoDAPL
added: Fri Nov 11 01:28:04 2016
tags: nodapl

New Philippine ambassador says China is complying with arbitration ruling #SouthChinaSea
added: Fri Nov 11 01:28:00 2016
tags: southchinasea

Interesting names here: Trump Admin Looks To "Mainstream Republicans" — And A Trade Skeptic — For #Asia Policy
added: Fri Nov 11 01:27:52 2016
tags: asia

Lobbying industry expects a boom under Trump: Financial industry also seeing anti-globalist campaign as a ruse
added: Fri Nov 11 01:26:32 2016

Exit polls in 4 of the 5 swing states — before they were "conformed" — showed Clinton winning #Election2016 @LeeCamp
added: Fri Nov 11 01:07:39 2016
tags: election2016

DNA expert's testimony casts doubt on idea that black motorist shot by white S.C. officer was fighting with him.
added: Thu Nov 10 23:45:15 2016

Occupy Inauguration: Join the Movement of the 99% to Demand a Progressive Platform…
added: Thu Nov 10 23:28:20 2016

Police: Woman who reported being attacked by men wearing 'TRUMP' hat 'made the entire story up,' may be charged
added: Thu Nov 10 22:50:43 2016

Howard Dean says he's running for DNC chair, here's a reminder that he's a lobbyist & Newt Gingrich's coworker
added: Thu Nov 10 22:29:51 2016

La. college student acknowledges fabricating story about being beaten, robbed by 2 men, one wearing a "Trump" hat.
added: Thu Nov 10 22:11:11 2016

Steve Bannon of Breitbart News is a leading candidate to become Trump's chief of staff, sources say
added: Thu Nov 10 21:45:07 2016

#NCGov: Tens of 1000s of provisionals left. Cooper up 5,000—a good place to be for a D with only provisionals left.
added: Thu Nov 10 21:10:44 2016
tags: ncgov

Labor is ENRAGED: "We’ve been saying this for 30 years and...the leadership of the Democratic Party didn’t listen"
added: Thu Nov 10 15:56:57 2016

Asia Society, whose senior execs include Kevin Rudd, pulled HK democracy film because of political concerns
added: Thu Nov 10 14:49:11 2016

【助槳視網等公司上市】 【證監高官收賄700萬】 中國證劵監督管理委員會投資者保護局原局長李量,涉嫌受賄一案,周四在江蘇揚州市中級人民法院開庭審理。 控方指李量利用職務上便利,為包括樂視網在內等 9...
added: Thu Nov 10 14:47:03 2016

Meet the dapper white nationalist behind the alt-right movement
added: Thu Nov 10 14:45:23 2016

Trump Tower Is Now Heavily Fortified Behind Big Concrete Barriers.
added: Thu Nov 10 14:39:01 2016

|@FlintJournal Dems: We will hold Trump to #FlintWaterCrisis, infrastructure promoses - "We'll make Flint great"#DJT
added: Thu Nov 10 13:47:40 2016
tags: flintwatercrisis, djt

"Taking these animals from the wild for our own enjoyment is driving them toward extinction"
added: Thu Nov 10 13:45:02 2016

Commentary: The unbearable smugness of the press
added: Thu Nov 10 13:25:01 2016

【有線中國組:中國公安任國際刑警主席】 中國公安部副部長孟宏偉,當選國際刑警組織主席,是首名出任這個職位的中國人。...
added: Thu Nov 10 12:30:07 2016

Trump won. Could France's far-right leader Marine Le Pen be next?
added: Thu Nov 10 12:30:06 2016

Rounded up all the Trump & Taiwan & China Commentary
added: Thu Nov 10 12:26:31 2016

HK citizen files judicial review against CY Leung after he was found omitting the words "Hong Kong" when taking oath
added: Thu Nov 10 12:07:39 2016

Here's why no one should be shamed for falling behind on student loan payments
added: Thu Nov 10 12:07:16 2016

Native American religion and Standing Rock: What you need to know #NoDAPL
added: Thu Nov 10 12:07:02 2016
tags: nodapl

Georgians Reject Amendment 1, Government Takeover of Failing Schools
added: Thu Nov 10 12:01:27 2016

China Loses $32.8 Billion a Year to Extreme Weather Events #disaster
added: Thu Nov 10 11:23:37 2016
tags: disaster

Two Top Power Producers Sign One-Year Coal-Supply Deals #coal #China #power
added: Thu Nov 10 11:22:37 2016
tags: china, power, coal

Acquisitive Chip Aspirant Unigroup Buys 5% of SMIC on Open Market #China #MergersAndAcquisitions
added: Thu Nov 10 11:20:23 2016
tags: china, mergersandacquisitions

Was the replacement of defective Rs 1,000 notes the real motive behind making it illegal tender overnight?
added: Thu Nov 10 11:20:01 2016

Russia says it was in contact with Donald Trump's team during election campaign
added: Thu Nov 10 11:17:26 2016

Israeli minister to Arab MK: your national rights can be attained elsewhere
added: Thu Nov 10 11:06:12 2016

Authorities to accept old Rs. 500, Rs 1,000 notes for electricity, water bills: Centre
added: Thu Nov 10 10:48:56 2016

I’m not afraid at all..It’s not a personal issue.It’s an issue that everyone in Hong Kong should be concerned about
added: Thu Nov 10 10:48:10 2016

BGP,OT,48646,CHATTR Chattr Ltd.,-,Outage affected 15 prefixes,
added: Thu Nov 10 10:47:31 2016

#CHINA 2 arrested after 1000 wild birds destined for Buddhist "merit release" seized via @globaltimesnews
added: Thu Nov 10 10:02:30 2016
tags: china

Leaked emails drag top Rio bosses into Guinea mine woes via @Reuters
added: Thu Nov 10 10:01:36 2016

@HongKongHermit It's a response to this:
added: Thu Nov 10 09:45:36 2016

Cool! #China Activists Welcome Press Freedom Award to Bloggers, Rights Website
added: Thu Nov 10 09:06:35 2016
tags: china

Chuck D & The Impossebulls ..- Bernie Got Berned (World Premiere) via @YouTube
added: Thu Nov 10 08:54:57 2016

This is the nub of @DougSaunders's excellent analysis from on the ground in Florida
added: Thu Nov 10 08:54:26 2016

New Interpol head is Chinese former deputy head of paramilitary police. Amnesty: "This is extraordinarily worrying"
added: Thu Nov 10 08:06:07 2016

China already using Trump to bash western press: "US media's support for Clinton shows how it tramples integrity"
added: Thu Nov 10 08:04:32 2016

2️⃣ @HadleyFreeman says misogyny won the election - we have to stop indulging angry white men
added: Thu Nov 10 08:03:55 2016

China state media warns Trump against isolationism, calls for status quo
added: Thu Nov 10 08:02:50 2016

Claudia Mo has apparently taken to calling pro-Beijing lawmaker "the non-democratic camp" #LegCo #HK
added: Thu Nov 10 08:01:38 2016
tags: hk, legco

This terrifying homemade USB killer will instantly kill your computer
added: Thu Nov 10 07:12:02 2016

execs (0.4.0): Provides an interface for reading and writing data in an Entity Component System. Note that...
added: Thu Nov 10 07:11:10 2016

The Obama administration has been quietly rewriting the US Arctic policy - Business Insider
added: Thu Nov 10 07:05:40 2016

K. Cohn-Gordon et al. "A Formal Security Analysis of the Signal Messaging Protocol". Used Signal. Checked Crypto.
added: Thu Nov 10 06:47:52 2016

What do you call it when tycoon pledges company shares for loan then plows money back into company shares? via @WSJ
added: Thu Nov 10 06:27:02 2016

Israeli Minister: Era of Palestinian State is over, w/ Trump Victory
added: Thu Nov 10 06:26:14 2016

Here's the Global Times commentary comparing Trump's win and divisions in US society to China's Cultural Revolution:
added: Thu Nov 10 06:16:03 2016

Wow -- that voter purge in Brooklyn may have targeted 1 politician...but it WASN'T Bernie Sanders
added: Tue Jun 21 15:43:36 2016

#Erlang 19.0 HiPE is #FreeBSD ready. Thx OTP Team for PoC suggestions!
added: Tue Jun 21 15:26:15 2016
tags: erlang, freebsd

FAA unveils new rules for low-altitude drones weighing less than 55 pounds (@benpopper)
added: Tue Jun 21 15:26:08 2016

Exclusive: U.S. attorney general opposes Obama proposal over Guantanamo video guilty pleas.
added: Tue Jun 21 15:25:09 2016

Chinese official on Indian NSG entry: "we are now talking about non-NPT members joining as a whole", not just India:
added: Tue Jun 21 15:24:27 2016

US Defense Secretary has "good and practical" meeting w/ Israeli counterpart who called for beheading Palestinians
added: Tue Jun 21 15:23:31 2016

#HongKong #fire: It is reported that a group of firemen beat up a senior fireman, as they believe he made a wrong...
added: Tue Jun 21 15:21:04 2016
tags: fire, hongkong

Chinese GT op-ed defends Pak govt prolif record, says should benefit from any NSG exemption:
added: Tue Jun 21 15:20:56 2016

Former Honduran soldier: Berta Cáceres's name on hitlist of US-trained Honduran special forces by @ninalakhani
added: Tue Jun 21 14:56:34 2016

Key Details about the Mitch McConnell Bid to Expand FBI Surveillance
added: Tue Jun 21 14:34:55 2016

Trump paying Trump, Clinton paying Clinton and more key takeaways from #FECFilingDay
added: Tue Jun 21 14:28:11 2016
tags: fecfilingday

New interactive platform Maps Allegations of an American War Crime via @thenation
added: Tue Jun 21 14:18:01 2016

New Bloom: Can China really shut off trade to Taiwan?
added: Tue Jun 21 13:12:53 2016

BREAKING: California’s Diablo Canyon nuclear plant to be replaced with 100% clean energy!
added: Tue Jun 21 13:10:47 2016

New boa species “on its way to extinction” discovered in the Bahamas:
added: Tue Jun 21 13:09:35 2016

Building for a future mobile web, by @paul_kinlan: #progressivewebapps
added: Tue Jun 21 13:09:33 2016
tags: progressivewebapps

Viral Video: Oouch! Chinese bank employees publicly spanked for poor performance
added: Tue Jun 21 12:50:09 2016

#BREAKING - ICC sentences DR Congo’s Jean-Pierre Bemba to 18 years in jail for Central…
added: Tue Jun 21 12:42:36 2016
tags: breaking

Leaked email confirms Obama admin, along w/Hillary Clinton, orchestrated a civil war in Syria to benefit Israel.
added: Tue Jun 21 12:42:36 2016

.@Tuniekc @hoosierworld @MsNonoESQ THIS IS LAUGHABLE & SHAMEFUL-> Are Black Voters Invisible to Democratic Party
added: Tue Jun 21 12:30:42 2016

Transitioning DWS duties to another Hillary Clinton crony will NOT reform the party
added: Tue Jun 21 12:02:01 2016

“The Party’s goal is to dominate the message, both at home and abroad” — @cmphku
added: Tue Jun 21 11:23:16 2016

PBoC may ease currency controls
added: Tue Jun 21 11:20:59 2016

With eyes on 2017 UP polls, mafia don-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari's party merges with Samajwadi Party
added: Tue Jun 21 11:20:08 2016

#Saiga antelope numbers on the rise after mass die-off.
added: Tue Jun 21 11:20:06 2016
tags: saiga

Exclusive: Justice Department opposes new Obama proposal on Guantanamo
added: Tue Jun 21 11:18:10 2016

Terrible situation. striking how little Beijing understood the Venezuelan economy, potential risks, and workoutst
added: Tue Jun 21 10:57:07 2016

FYI: A <script> in SVG isn't treated as character data, even by HTML parser. Need <![CDATA[…]]> if markup in script.
added: Tue Jun 21 09:43:26 2016

#QuMingxue criminally detained 4 "disrupting elections" bc nominated independent candidate
added: Tue Jun 21 09:07:40 2016
tags: qumingxue

Detained lawyer #XiaLin reportedly subjected to extensive interrogation + other mistreatment
added: Tue Jun 21 08:57:41 2016
tags: xialin

LSD protest at Liaison Office in #HK in support of #Wukan villagers
added: Tue Jun 21 07:56:48 2016
tags: wukan, hk

Great Barrier Reef: tourists will go elsewhere if bleaching continues – poll
added: Tue Jun 21 03:27:41 2016

1905-1930: The Seattle regrade -
added: Tue Jun 21 03:14:03 2016

Bullets and Smartphones Fascinating look at the use of phrase #枪杆子和笔杆子 over past 30 years
added: Tue Jun 21 03:12:14 2016
tags: 枪杆子和笔杆子

Listen in folks, let me explain how Bernie Won CA: The official un-count #BernieSanders #podcast
added: Tue Jun 21 03:12:10 2016
tags: podcast, berniesanders

By adopting the "Stop Terror" framing to advance policy goals, Dems forfeit grounds to object when GOP does the same
added: Tue Jun 21 02:53:40 2016

How Hillary Clinton and Chuck Schumer Are Teaming Up With the NYPD to Push Police Militarization
added: Tue Jun 21 02:52:20 2016

Watch: the island where 13% of the world's shark attacks take place on 40 miles of coast
added: Tue Jun 21 02:30:09 2016

My thoughts for @BV on RMB deinternationalization which has gone into complete reverse and its consequences
added: Tue Jun 21 02:29:58 2016

Yellow fever epidemic declared in Congo
added: Tue Jun 21 02:29:44 2016

玉林殺狗血腥過節 習訪波蘭受聲討 「習在數千公里外的尷尬遭遇無礙玉林人過節。《蘋果》記者昨抵玉林直擊,見有外國記者遭暴力阻擋,記者鏡頭更遭民眾持刀敲打恐嚇。」(按:玉林的本土膠説這叫本土核心價值,相對於他們嗤之以鼻的普世價值。)
added: Tue Jun 21 02:15:16 2016

Sotomayor writes searing indictment of majority decision in illegal-stop-and-search case
added: Tue Jun 21 02:06:11 2016

.@SenWarren betrayed the #PoliticalRevolution, destroyed her reputation & got left behind with #GoldmanHandcuffs.
added: Tue Jun 21 01:32:54 2016
tags: politicalrevolution, goldmanhandcuffs

last governor of HK on referendum - and a v good title that reminds us that democracy can never be taken for granted
added: Tue Jun 21 01:32:30 2016

New Mongolian and Tibetan Affairs Commission minister sounds resigned to the demotion or dissolution of her agency
added: Tue Jun 21 01:32:29 2016

Russian Bill Requires Encryption Backdoors In All Messenger Apps
added: Tue Jun 21 01:30:34 2016

#BI China's graft-busters are struggling to catch fugitive officials
added: Tue Jun 21 01:30:14 2016
tags: bi

Senate Votes Down 4 Measures Meant to Curb Gun Sales
added: Tue Jun 21 01:25:15 2016

Why Did White Workers Leave the Democratic Party? - via @Shareaholic
added: Tue Jun 21 01:13:16 2016

#SCMP Hong Kong ivory traders to be given five-year grace period before full ban imposed
added: Tue Jun 21 01:09:38 2016
tags: scmp

The Use of Error-Prone and Unfair Watchlists Is Not the Way to Regulate Guns in America
added: Mon Jun 20 21:53:39 2016

New: Venus has surprisingly strong electric field. Can eject O, help explain loss of H2O.
added: Mon Jun 20 16:10:37 2016

Civil Rights protesters would train on how to endure harassment from counter-protesters.
added: Mon Jun 20 14:15:18 2016

"Erwiana:Justice for all" is difficult to watch but a must-see; Gabe McKail's doc is screening @fcchk this Wednesday
added: Mon Jun 20 12:22:51 2016

Five years later, Wukan’s battle with the CCP is still going.
added: Mon Jun 20 12:14:09 2016

Ideology Command Center Wages 'Online Struggle' in China's Henan bonkers and believable story from @RadioFreeAsia
added: Mon Jun 20 12:12:29 2016

Attackers Used Nearly One Million IPs to Brute-Force a Financial Institution
added: Mon Jun 20 12:11:17 2016

#China Banks Buy More Dollar Forwards as Bets on Weak #Yuan Wane via @business #economy
added: Mon Jun 20 12:10:43 2016
tags: economy, china, yuan

Hong Kong bookseller thinks his detention was related to rooting out anti-Xi Jinping cliques, my interview
added: Mon Jun 20 12:08:01 2016

CA is one of 23 states that deem police misconduct records confidential and that's not apt to change anytime soon
added: Mon Jun 20 12:01:01 2016

Skygazers have already found the US government's new spy satellite
added: Mon Jun 20 12:00:42 2016

FreeBSD Based Dual -Controller Storage System Concept-epubs have been added! #FreeNAS #tech
added: Mon Jun 20 12:00:11 2016
tags: tech, freenas

Can't stop the shale:
added: Mon Jun 20 11:37:28 2016

Public Enemy - Get Up Stand Up Featuring Brother Ali [OFFICIAL VIDEO] - YouTube
added: Mon Jun 20 11:36:03 2016

Britain First just used a picture of Czech WWII pilots to tell people to leave the EU
added: Mon Jun 20 11:35:05 2016

ectograph (0.1.1): Ectograph is a set of utility functions for using Ecto in combination with GraphQL
added: Mon Jun 20 11:33:27 2016

If you thought it's OK to work as an unlicensed street hawker on the night of Chinese New Year's eve... the...
added: Mon Jun 20 11:31:20 2016

Cambodia to deport Taiwan telecoms fraud suspects to China: Cambodia does not have official relations with se...
added: Mon Jun 20 11:30:58 2016

Developer Mortgages Draw Hong Kong Central Bank's Scrutiny - Bloomberg goog
added: Mon Jun 20 11:28:28 2016

European Union concerned bout deforestation #WestPapua Merauke restricts #palmoil investment
added: Mon Jun 20 11:23:16 2016
tags: palmoil, westpapua

The Panama Canal Expands: Comments:
added: Mon Jun 20 11:20:03 2016

Toyota to build artificial intelligence-based driving systems in five years: Comments:
added: Mon Jun 20 11:20:02 2016

Propaganda official maps out all-encompassing media control in the People's Daily
added: Mon Jun 20 11:10:01 2016

Dalit women and child imprisoned for challenging the CPIM worker's antiDalit remark.
added: Mon Jun 20 11:08:54 2016

Former ambassador Robert Ford speaks out about the State Department mutiny on Syria:
added: Mon Jun 20 11:04:05 2016

And as a goodwill gesture gifted China with 13 Taiwanese nationals for alleged fraud
added: Mon Jun 20 11:01:15 2016

Everyone whom I have talked to in an ASEAN foreign ministry says Cambodia scuttled the consensus statement.
added: Mon Jun 20 10:53:54 2016

Phoenix says on Facebook he's made it past the border control & that friend would post for him tonight if he's fine.
added: Mon Jun 20 10:39:12 2016

#China limits foreign TV show remakes to inspire more original local content
added: Mon Jun 20 10:38:49 2016
tags: china

I can't get enough of @TulsiGabbard Leading With Integrity #MilitaryMonday #AmericanHero #Vets4Bernie #NotMeUs
added: Mon Jun 20 10:32:57 2016
tags: notmeus, americanhero, vets4bernie, militarymonday

Coal and steel production in China to be slashed, with energy consumption checks to target the most inefficient
added: Mon Jun 20 10:25:24 2016

Shareholder steps up opposition to China Vanke's $6.9 billion white knight deal
added: Mon Jun 20 10:13:11 2016

China outbound M&A beats 2015 record with 6 months to spare by @tden10
added: Mon Jun 20 10:12:22 2016

China banks brace for storm in face of calm
added: Mon Jun 20 10:12:14 2016

Nice reminder that Kim Jong-un's recent jovial economic-oriented visits don't represent any step-back from nukes.
added: Mon Jun 20 10:10:34 2016

Is it possible to bring back a strategy of "cap, roll back, & eliminate" for North Korea's #nukes? #DPRK
added: Mon Jun 20 10:10:18 2016
tags: nukes, dprk

On Air: China tightens rules on adapting foreign TV shows
added: Mon Jun 20 10:08:58 2016

A Brief History of How Kansas Republicans Destroyed Their State
added: Mon Jun 20 10:08:30 2016

As a scientist who researches false memories, I find talk of ‘the good old days’ before the EU very familiar
added: Mon Jun 20 09:59:59 2016

HSBC strategist slams Beijing's equities intervention via @AsianInvestor
added: Mon Jun 20 09:55:05 2016

#Brazil plans budget freeze for up to 20 years; plan to eliminate real increases in budget spending for ~2 decades
added: Mon Jun 20 09:54:01 2016
tags: brazil

China says it will keep promoting consumption by high income group
added: Mon Jun 20 09:52:31 2016

圖衝入中大校董會會議 促檢討特首任校監 學生與校外人士與保安衝突: 中大校董會今日開會,開會前夕,部分學生及校外人士趁學生會會長周竪峰向校長沈祖堯及校董會主席梁乃鵬遞交請願信時,衝擊會場,與保安發生衝突,有人受傷流血。...
added: Mon Jun 20 09:51:49 2016

#HKFP Guangxi quarry dispute results in standoff with police, 99 arrests
added: Mon Jun 20 09:47:28 2016
tags: hkfp

One of the most Chinese stories ever: we own the South China Sea but can't find the paper work
added: Mon Jun 20 09:18:00 2016

EU referendum jitters see London house prices fall
added: Mon Jun 20 08:58:06 2016

Trump Tower has a secret garden—that is supposed to be open to the public @InTheMkts
added: Mon Jun 20 08:57:52 2016

2015 was the deadliest year yet for people fighting to save the planet
added: Mon Jun 20 08:55:54 2016

China activists hound dog meat festival
added: Mon Jun 20 08:53:29 2016

#HongKong cabbies plan 100-car siege of government headquarters to protest proposed premium taxi scheme @SCMP_News
added: Mon Jun 20 08:45:31 2016
tags: hongkong

Campaign to smear bookseller 'adding fuel to the fire,' says former lawmaker Ronny Tong
added: Mon Jun 20 08:44:16 2016

Beijing: "..China and Indonesia have overlapping claims for maritime rights and interests" | end hollow neutrality!
added: Mon Jun 20 08:40:19 2016

"Kroeber's take on the worries over burgeoning public debt in China are sanguine"
added: Mon Jun 20 08:21:51 2016

Politico dares to publish @BenEhrenreich saying occupation fosters terror, & @CameraOrg goes haywire via @Mondoweiss
added: Mon Jun 20 07:26:34 2016

The first Orthodox Christian summit for over 1,000 years is happening without Russia
added: Mon Jun 20 07:26:07 2016

South China Sea: The mystery of missing books and maritime claims -
added: Mon Jun 20 07:25:24 2016

Clare Short: ‘The Chilcot report is longer than the Harry Potter books put together’
added: Mon Jun 20 07:22:38 2016

CIA releases graphic torture details after FOI request
added: Mon Jun 20 07:22:08 2016

Jo Cox was working on report on anti-Muslim violence before her death
added: Mon Jun 20 07:21:55 2016

Israel destroys Palestinian dwellings in Susya, the occupied West Bank, leaving 26 people homeless
added: Mon Jun 20 07:11:14 2016

Remember China's "ironclad proof" that it owns South China Sea? It's been, er, "destroyed".
added: Mon Jun 20 06:48:59 2016

My latest, for @guardian: Cluster bombs used in #SriLanka 's civil war, leaked photos suggest
added: Mon Jun 20 04:52:43 2016
tags: srilanka

Uncertain future for Hong Kong’s red and green minibuses, born of 1967 riots via @SCMP_News
added: Mon Jun 20 04:45:58 2016

#Yuan Outpaced by #Euro, Pound Sees #China’s Currency at 2014 Low @business @frostyhk #forex
added: Mon Jun 20 04:45:41 2016
tags: forex, yuan, euro, china

Missing booksellers case may involve 'state secrets', says pro-establishment lawmaker ...
added: Mon Jun 20 03:48:24 2016

Israel reportedly constructing an underground wall around Gaza - The Washington Post
added: Mon Jun 20 03:47:25 2016

Yay, @BSDCan videos: mine is here:
added: Mon Jun 20 03:23:39 2016

Breaking Band - Reverse Engineering and exploiting the shannon baseband : (pdf)
added: Mon Jun 20 03:23:09 2016

BREAKING: Leung addresses bookseller case, says there is room to 'review' ...
added: Mon Jun 20 03:20:17 2016

Some thoughts on the so called political intrigue in Beijing: primarily reflection of bad economic choices
added: Mon Jun 20 02:35:16 2016

#Mexican Police Kill 3 in Clashes with Striking #Oaxaca Teachers
added: Mon Jun 20 02:30:54 2016
tags: oaxaca, mexican

Why China's Developers Can't Stop Overpaying for Property
added: Mon Jun 20 02:24:14 2016

My latest blog: Abduction of Hong Kongers by the Party
added: Mon Jun 20 02:16:24 2016

Congressional Black Caucus frames Bernie Sanders' call for open primaries & abolishing super delegates as anti-black
added: Mon Jun 20 02:15:57 2016

The death toll went up to six and since the authorities are still denying that cops shot at people, here it is.
added: Mon Jun 20 01:47:50 2016

Three cigarettes and a long wait at HK train station pushed bookseller into turning away from border via @SCMP_News
added: Mon Jun 20 01:36:22 2016

Video shows L.A. probation officers brutally beating teenager in detention center
added: Mon Jun 20 00:00:23 2016

Mystery solved: famed PLA singer tied to senior officials emerges after vanishing five years ago via @SCMP_News
added: Sun Jun 19 23:38:17 2016

Looks like the individual videos of BSDCan 2016 are slowly going up: #BSD #OpenBSD #FreeBSD
added: Sun Jun 19 22:24:08 2016
tags: bsd, freebsd, openbsd

The audio is clear. We filmed Israelis calling to “Worship God By NAKBA”, to commit ethnic cleansing of Palestinians
added: Sun Jun 19 21:35:00 2016

#factwirenews has created an english edition on Facebook
added: Sun Jun 19 16:47:56 2016
tags: factwirenews

In US, "the top 1% saw their income grow far faster than others over the past three decades"
added: Sun Jun 19 15:37:29 2016

PRC and experts on SCSea: “Govt. must stop treating academics as its handmaids and surrounding itself with yes-men."
added: Sun Jun 19 15:35:41 2016

Jakarta, Manila agree with aborted Asean statement over #SouthChinaSea
added: Sun Jun 19 14:35:40 2016
tags: southchinasea

Ottawa seeks top court ruling on residential school records #INDIGENOUS #TAIRP
added: Sun Jun 19 14:15:12 2016
tags: indigenous, tairp

Korean project battles desertification in Myanmar - Korea JoongAng Daily #Burma
added: Sun Jun 19 14:14:43 2016
tags: burma

NYPD fatally shot a BX man this morning. 31 shots. There's video. Hasn't been released:
added: Sun Jun 19 14:14:14 2016

2/ Earlier this year we crunch the numbers of shooters inspired by Columbine:
added: Sun Jun 19 14:08:29 2016

Between 2000 and 2015, democracy broke down in 27 countries:
added: Sun Jun 19 13:55:09 2016

Hear this #ArrestedDevelopment banger #LIVING Performing it LIVE in #Nashville June 20th!
added: Sun Jun 19 13:45:27 2016
tags: arresteddevelopment, nashville, living

#Monaco7s Men: FT:Game 38 @HongKongRugby 24-5 @chilerugby1 follow LIVE here: #Monaco7s
added: Sun Jun 19 13:38:41 2016
tags: monaco7s

India seen pressing ahead with bank clean-up despite Rajan exit
added: Sun Jun 19 13:35:05 2016

Israel allocates another 72 million shekels to settlements for "security" reasons, like promoting tourism.
added: Sun Jun 19 13:20:48 2016

Clinton opposed pro-gay State Dept. via @washblade #LGBTQ #Pride #FathersDay #ImWithHer
added: Sun Jun 19 13:18:57 2016
tags: pride, imwithher, lgbtq, fathersday

Police in Belgium are hunting for missing explosives
added: Sun Jun 19 13:12:28 2016

Intel x86 CPUs Come with a Secret Backdoor That Nobody Can Touch or Disable
added: Sun Jun 19 13:11:10 2016

Wu Jianmin: China’s most influential ‘dove’ dies in car crash
added: Sun Jun 19 13:06:24 2016

Stranger and stranger: Hong Kong Bookseller Finds Associates Challenging His Account of Detention
added: Sun Jun 19 12:59:06 2016

#HK’s rulers, like #Sweden & #UK, have been depressingly timid in response to #China’s violations of civilized norms
added: Sun Jun 19 12:43:31 2016
tags: hk, china, uk, sweden

Former Guantanamo prisoner has vanished in South America
added: Sun Jun 19 12:42:28 2016

Fake. The star is a photoshop addition
added: Sun Jun 19 12:39:21 2016

‘The Chinese buyers are already disappearing’: Australia taxes foreigners as home affordability bites via @SCMP_News
added: Sun Jun 19 12:14:11 2016

U.S. ‘hypocrisy’ and Chinese cash strengthen Beijing’s hand in South China Sea
added: Sun Jun 19 12:04:28 2016

"Terrorist" has little meaning other than “a Muslim who engages in violence against westerners or their allies.”
added: Sun Jun 19 12:04:10 2016

More African countries allow visa-free entry of Americans (20) than other Africans (13).
added: Sun Jun 19 11:50:16 2016

US aircraft carriers start drills off Philippines as pressure mounts in #SouthChinaSea
added: Sun Jun 19 11:39:15 2016
tags: southchinasea

Sweden Tests Blockchain-Based Land Registry
added: Sun Jun 19 11:28:04 2016

“The pressure is growing and the fear is growing.” Singer Denise Ho draws Hong Kong crowd after Lancôme cowed
added: Sun Jun 19 11:16:05 2016

Indus dolphin threatened by increasing pollution as well as indiscriminate killing by villagers:
added: Sun Jun 19 10:39:46 2016

.@juangon68: "The damage has been done to the activists and the dissidents that were involved in these movements."
added: Sun Jun 19 10:25:07 2016

Vietnamese fishermen report being hit by Chinese boat in Paracels
added: Sun Jun 19 08:57:27 2016

America's new ally in fighting terrorism: tiny Senegal
added: Sun Jun 19 07:23:00 2016

Once #Britain is free of the EU’s shackles, there’s nothing it cannot achieve --- #unitedkingdom #brexit #UK #EU
added: Sun Jun 19 07:08:42 2016
tags: eu, britain, unitedkingdom, uk, brexit

CIA knew it detained wrong man but some wanted to hold him because he "knew he was 'bad.'"
added: Sun Jun 19 06:20:46 2016

This is where PetCo and PetSmart get their animals – and it's not pretty.
added: Sun Jun 19 05:01:10 2016

Israel plans to destroy only water source of shepherds in West Bank village
added: Sun Jun 19 05:00:16 2016

This just in: You may only watch the news for the suspense, not the info. Listen:
added: Sun Jun 19 05:00:03 2016

[youtube重溫] 18JUNE2016香港人有底線遊行(香港眾志周庭訪問) 記者ching
added: Sun Jun 19 04:55:49 2016

Will Kotewall development soar or is the market still spooked by landslide tragedy
added: Sun Jun 19 04:44:05 2016

Where do extreme right-wing anti-immigration views come from?
added: Sun Jun 19 04:43:52 2016

Lamma disaster relatives want officials punished
added: Sun Jun 19 04:43:07 2016

. @lantaumama, here it is: some cargo caught fire at Chik Wan Port in Shekou about 1hr ago.
added: Sun Jun 19 04:11:14 2016

Bookseller brainwashed me: mainland 'girlfriend'
added: Sun Jun 19 03:37:33 2016

#HKFP HKFP Lens: Exploring Hong Kong's abandoned refugee detention camp
added: Sun Jun 19 03:08:25 2016
tags: hkfp

How much does corporate influence affect how politicians handle climate change? Two case studies:
added: Sun Jun 19 03:05:01 2016

"Man Fatally Shot in Accident During Class at Ohio Gun Shop." @nbcwashington
added: Sun Jun 19 02:42:15 2016

Refuting Lam's claims, if untrue, fine. But bit unnatural for other booksellers to mention 1 country 2 systems
added: Sun Jun 19 02:36:13 2016

Kumbaya over: Bernie Sanders NJ Chair Wisniewski summarily dropped as DNC member | Blue Jersey
added: Sun Jun 19 02:36:01 2016

AUDIO: Hillary Clinton Speaks of Defense of Child Rapist in Newly Unearthed Tapes #NeverHillary via @sharethis
added: Sun Jun 19 02:27:27 2016
tags: neverhillary

Yang Zhen, wife of Wukan Village Chief Lin Zuluan. Yang says her husband was taken away by more than 10 police...
added: Sun Jun 19 01:30:56 2016

Most new funds for Kansas schools would lessen local taxes
added: Sun Jun 19 01:01:13 2016

NASA’s new X-plane and the future of electric aircraft: Comments:
added: Sun Jun 19 01:00:02 2016

IT worker at law firm Mossack Fonseca arrested in Geneva
added: Sun Jun 19 00:41:17 2016

Hong Kong rugby team three wins away from Olympics - but powerhouse Samoa stand in their way
added: Sun Jun 19 00:06:29 2016

Officials "say Mateen's profile..more like that of.."typical mass shooter" than..individual radicalized by ISIS" #pt
added: Sat Jun 18 21:18:28 2016
tags: pt

Singtao: 2 more booksellers, Lui Po & Cheung Chi-ping, accuse Lam Wing-kee of lying
added: Sat Jun 18 14:37:18 2016

Mystery Solved: "The pro-Beijing Sing Tao Newspaper Group" is owned by @TorontoStar - #topoli #ows @torstareditor
added: Sat Jun 18 14:35:48 2016
tags: topoli, ows

After over 250 nights on an abandoned casino ship, these sailors are leaving Hong Kong harbor
added: Sat Jun 18 11:43:49 2016

Acer alerts 34,500 customers of its online store that hackers stole their credit card data
added: Sat Jun 18 11:41:10 2016

Greece could lift capital controls by year-end: bank association head
added: Sat Jun 18 11:35:49 2016

Kochs' Victory: House of Reps. Votes to Protect Anonymous 'Dark Money' Donors -
added: Sat Jun 18 11:30:55 2016

The shooter had quarrelled with village officials over housing renovation, then returned with a hunting gun
added: Sat Jun 18 11:30:23 2016

PM: Israeli cut-off of West Bank water supplies in Ramadan 'inhumane and outrageous' -
added: Sat Jun 18 11:17:10 2016

【黎智英寓所遭擲玻璃樽】 壹傳媒創辦人黎智英的住所,被人投擲玻璃樽,警方列做刑事毀壞案處理。 現場是嘉道理道 81 號,消息指兩名可疑男子清晨四時許,用玻璃樽擲向正門大閘,之後乘車逃去。...
added: Sat Jun 18 11:15:51 2016

Australian scientists find world's oldest brewing yeast, make it into beer, get drunk
added: Sat Jun 18 11:14:58 2016

The Hong Kong government's failure to respond with appropriate concern is staggering.
added: Sat Jun 18 11:01:59 2016

Chicago man shot dead while live-streaming himself on Facebook, police say
added: Sat Jun 18 10:44:24 2016

Wong Tai Sin to stay in #HKPL for the new season, invitation of GZ R&F satellite team put on hold #hkfootball
added: Sat Jun 18 09:10:34 2016
tags: hkfootball, hkpl

How nature turned failed communist plan into Bucharest's unique park - amazing what nature can do if you let it
added: Sat Jun 18 09:09:03 2016

Home foreclosures in Hong Kong are double what they were last year, and the situation is likely to get worse.
added: Sat Jun 18 09:06:46 2016

Russia ordered doping cover-up at 2013 worlds - WADA investigator
added: Sat Jun 18 09:03:35 2016

French President Threatens to Outlaw Protests Against Labor Reforms: An update on the labor protests in France.
added: Sat Jun 18 08:56:04 2016

China 'democracy' village chief arrested for graft, riot police deployed @jamespomfret
added: Sat Jun 18 08:40:14 2016

Suspected CCP-paid antagonist @PRHacks on #Periscope:Hong Kong kidnapped bookseller protest
added: Sat Jun 18 08:38:49 2016
tags: periscope

Numerous questions about Lam Wing-kee at Foreign Ministry briefing Friday. Every single one scrubbed from transcript
added: Sat Jun 18 08:35:14 2016

#HongKong district councillors battle it out with residents over #Stanley car park plan
added: Sat Jun 18 08:35:02 2016
tags: stanley, hongkong

No-tipping experiment at Costa Mesa restaurants axed: Comments:
added: Sat Jun 18 08:30:02 2016

Police smother Chinese village Wukan, detain local chief, ahead of planned protest | by @AP's @gerryshih
added: Sat Jun 18 08:17:11 2016

The absurdity of doong business in China. Apple barred from selling iPhones 6 in Beijing
added: Sat Jun 18 08:13:59 2016

Beijing IP tribunal orders Apple to freeze Iphone6 sales because it looks like sth made by tiny Shenzhen co
added: Sat Jun 18 07:25:43 2016

All websites delete Global Times' editorial, “Bookstore Manager’s ‘Confession Retraction’ is Without Real Substance"
added: Sat Jun 18 06:10:46 2016

Hong Kong government tells residents and tourists you're not welcome in Sai Kung @SCMP_News via @SCMP_News
added: Sat Jun 18 05:57:17 2016

Powerful reflections from @YaxueCao: ‘China Is the Biggest Mad House in the World and CCP the Worst Lunatic’
added: Sat Jun 18 05:51:47 2016

#Wukan village chief detained, villagers warned they will face ‘an iron fist’ if they protest via @SCMP_News
added: Sat Jun 18 05:33:31 2016
tags: wukan

And it's not like the Clintons would ever get involved in shady business deals with Russian insiders...oh, wait...
added: Sat Jun 18 05:17:01 2016

AFR's China journos making good use of easier access to Chinese court documents
added: Sat Jun 18 05:06:30 2016

New #Guciffer2 docs show @HillaryClinton camp skating damn close 2 line of legality for coordinating w/ Super Pacs
added: Sat Jun 18 05:03:58 2016
tags: guciffer2

Hong Kong pro-establishment candidates could lose votes following bookseller revelations
added: Sat Jun 18 04:32:28 2016

Outrage expressed in Hong Kong over missing bookseller, but no answers forthcoming
added: Sat Jun 18 04:31:44 2016

This 1981 interview may be my favorite version of these guys: Kesey, Garcia, Weir, Mickey & Billy via @youtube
added: Sat Jun 18 04:30:35 2016

New book challenges ideas about New Deal, labor unions, and movement for racial equality.
added: Sat Jun 18 03:24:33 2016

added: Sat Jun 18 03:19:59 2016
tags: seeyouinphilly, guccifer2, ourrevolution

Dana Loesch: Banning The AR-15 'Is A War On Women'
added: Sat Jun 18 02:16:41 2016

#FeelTheBern Bernie Sanders on Twitter | Bernie supporters want to run for office in: 🐦 51% of state house dis...
added: Sat Jun 18 01:03:23 2016
tags: feelthebern

WTF: "one of the civil engineering profs wrote soil simulations in postscript"
added: Sat Jun 18 00:43:23 2016

For amazingly well-informed tips on Chinese politics, skip Beijing. Head to Long Island
added: Sat Jun 18 00:16:15 2016

CCP's "Foxhunt" bringing back prize crooks from overseas isn't always what it seems: a case study from Australia.
added: Sat Jun 18 00:01:47 2016

Support anyone but the Communist Party in China, you're looking at 10 years behind bars. By @ChuBailiang
added: Sat Jun 18 00:00:46 2016

Brownback has engineered the failure of govt in KS 2 prove 2 himself & to the world that government inevitably fails.
added: Fri Jun 17 23:51:44 2016

The SEC approved IEX’s bid to be a new US stock exchange and fight high-frequency traders by @onyxfish
added: Fri Jun 17 23:48:10 2016

RIP Attrell Cordes, aka Prince Be of P.M. Dawn: The singer has died at age 46 💔
added: Fri Jun 17 23:46:44 2016

Trump, Reagan and Fascism: Frank Rich and the Pitfalls of Historical Analogy
added: Fri Jun 17 23:46:41 2016

Two courtside seats to Game 7 of the NBA Finals sold for a record amount on Friday.
added: Fri Jun 17 23:09:17 2016

Shots Fired: Republican Delegates Are Openly Plotting To Overthrow Trump At Convention
added: Fri Jun 17 22:44:15 2016

.@BSDCan 2016 videos online (day1 and day2): #FreeBSD #bsd
added: Fri Jun 17 21:37:28 2016
tags: freebsd, bsd

@ILDannyMoore @lorenzoFB @thegrugq @pwnallthethings —some more details
added: Fri Jun 17 21:30:02 2016

It's that Bernie is all about himself that I can't stand. (h/t @akarl_smith)
added: Fri Jun 17 20:57:41 2016

DNC Tight-Lipped About Authenticity Of Documents From Guccifer 2.0 Hack
added: Fri Jun 17 19:49:01 2016

Veteran Oakland Homicide Investigator Gantt Mishandled Evidence in Ongoing Murder Case #oakmtg
added: Fri Jun 17 18:53:32 2016
tags: oakmtg

A study by researchers at @Stanford slams the Oakland, CA police department for racial bias. We got a first look:
added: Fri Jun 17 18:00:31 2016

#China issues demolition order on world’s largest religious town in Tibet. Ludicrous!!
added: Fri Jun 17 17:56:27 2016
tags: china

China refutes India's allegations of 'transgression', claims it was a regular patrol - Firstpost
added: Fri Jun 17 16:09:19 2016

A neo-Nazi killed a beloved humanitarian to send a violent political message. So why don't we call it "terrorism?"
added: Fri Jun 17 16:00:20 2016

China is now running an FDI deficit for first time in 3 decades.
added: Fri Jun 17 14:00:42 2016

According to @USRepRodney, the DOD is worried that cluster bombs have an image problem:
added: Fri Jun 17 13:19:05 2016

Another thing that isn’t denting health care costs: price transparency tools to encourage consumers to shop around.
added: Fri Jun 17 13:15:16 2016

青年診症咁快就咁? 鄺葆賢退出青政 前發言人周世傑籲盡快扭回正軌
added: Fri Jun 17 13:14:02 2016

|@FlintJournal: Flint needs $300K+ for civil, criminal #FlintWaterCrisis lawyers - Take pipes out, put lawyers in?
added: Fri Jun 17 12:53:19 2016
tags: flintwatercrisis

The hackers that broke into the Democratic Party may show that Russia is really good at cyberspying
added: Fri Jun 17 12:47:51 2016

post: Is Serverless just the same as PaaS? does it mean No Ops? @mikebroberts 's article tackles those questions
added: Fri Jun 17 12:31:32 2016

And now for amazing, hilarious example of freedom of expression during election season How I treasure 1st amendment!
added: Fri Jun 17 12:30:41 2016

Former Auschwitz guard, aged 94, convicted to 5 years in prison.
added: Fri Jun 17 12:30:40 2016

【有線中國組:企業騙銀行貸款】 雲南有大型企業,獲得國有銀行近十億貸款後,經營大計就因資金短缺而無疾而終。 留意稍後《有線中國組》節目,會有詳細報道。 今晚 9:30 凌晨 00:30 有線新聞台 #有線新聞 有線中國組
added: Fri Jun 17 12:30:02 2016

This Art Basel video was banned in China via @qz #artbasel #art #singapore #hongkong #china
added: Fri Jun 17 12:16:13 2016
tags: china, artbasel, art, hongkong, singapore

Me on how Donald Trump Will Be Buried in An Electoral Avalanche
added: Fri Jun 17 12:10:10 2016

China is clamping down on discourse at a level not seen since the Cultural Revolution.
added: Fri Jun 17 11:39:26 2016

The #Orlando shooter was a good, old fashioned, home-grown American murderer Deal with this America Its important
added: Fri Jun 17 11:30:50 2016
tags: orlando

'Yo! MTV Raps' Host Doctor Dré Loses His Sight to Diabetes
added: Fri Jun 17 11:30:39 2016

Kenyan court rejects challenge to degrading & pointless anal exams as test of homosexuality.
added: Fri Jun 17 11:30:24 2016

Very proud to be part of this moving tribute last evening in #Orlando with my @phimualpha brothers. #OrlandoUnited
added: Fri Jun 17 11:30:00 2016
tags: orlandounited, orlando

I just blogged about recursion and pattern matching in Elixir #myelixirstatus #elixirlang
added: Fri Jun 17 11:15:39 2016
tags: myelixirstatus, elixirlang

Jo Cox suspect bought gun manuals from US neo-Nazis, group claims
added: Fri Jun 17 10:47:53 2016

Steem: Comments:
added: Fri Jun 17 10:40:02 2016

Critical Flash vulnerability is being exploited in the wild
added: Fri Jun 17 10:37:35 2016

Another example why Vatican's insistence it is owning up to errors of the past should be taken with a pinch of salt
added: Fri Jun 17 10:32:42 2016

Education ruling has Kan. lawmakers pondering courts’ power
added: Fri Jun 17 10:19:48 2016

Lam was transferred from Ningbo to work in a library in Shaoguan. cable tv tracked down the library to corroborate
added: Fri Jun 17 09:58:06 2016

Post mentions 3 poss burials of African women in 9th-11thC England, incl N. Elmham burial discussed here: pp.224-6
added: Fri Jun 17 09:36:30 2016

Filibustering Dem senator: We may have enough votes to pass gun ban for terror watch list
added: Fri Jun 17 09:31:04 2016

China's new draft rules for regulating domestic non-profits are translated to be read alongside rules on foundations
added: Fri Jun 17 09:25:21 2016

China imposes blackout on Hong Kong bookseller Lam Wing-kee's explosive revelations via @TIMEWorld
added: Fri Jun 17 09:24:11 2016

Brazil's tourism chief quits amid graft scandal, less than two months before Olympics via @TIMEWorld
added: Fri Jun 17 09:21:56 2016

HSBC ends Household International legal fight by agreeing to pay record $1.6bn
added: Fri Jun 17 09:17:29 2016

Largest-ever Viking gold collection found in Denmark
added: Fri Jun 17 08:49:45 2016

China says almost 60 nations back it on S.China Sea tribunal. We found 8 saying so publicly
added: Fri Jun 17 08:45:44 2016

Dentists refusing to fix their mistakes costing patients hundreds of pounds, new analysis finds
added: Fri Jun 17 08:02:24 2016

J&K temple desecration: Internet services suspended in Jammu
added: Fri Jun 17 08:01:07 2016

US reports cases of babies born with Zika-Related birth defect
added: Fri Jun 17 08:01:00 2016

Acting #HK CE only repeats govt press statement on #LamWingKee-no public demand to #CCP,no guarantee of Lam's safety
added: Fri Jun 17 07:59:21 2016
tags: hk, lamwingkee, ccp

On Facebook, #LeeBo denies #LamWingKee claims LB went to mainland involuntarily or gave #CCP customer info
added: Fri Jun 17 07:56:31 2016
tags: leebo, lamwingkee, ccp

Israel to build underground wall around Gaza Strip walls fucking walls!!!!
added: Fri Jun 17 07:51:51 2016

#HKSAR #CCP united front work passing as think tanks>Think tanks in Hong Kong will only thrive if they show...value
added: Fri Jun 17 06:24:43 2016
tags: hksar, ccp

Oakland mayor denies firing police chief over officers who statutorily raped teen sex-worker
added: Fri Jun 17 06:24:39 2016

#Chinese #panel supply glut plagues #Taiwan rival AUO- Nikkei Asian Review
added: Fri Jun 17 05:42:47 2016
tags: chinese, panel, taiwan

Norway kills more whales than Japan and Iceland combined, report finds via @TIMEWorld
added: Fri Jun 17 05:39:16 2016

Beijing’s claims of South China Sea support may not hold water
added: Fri Jun 17 05:30:19 2016

Relevant to Central Asia: Why do nations that share the Himalayas have a problem sharing weather data? @GlacierHub
added: Fri Jun 17 05:20:02 2016

Did the FBI Tell Orlando Shooter’s ex-Wife Not to reveal He Was Gay to Media?
added: Fri Jun 17 04:42:11 2016

China behaving like 'gangster' state with bookseller kidnap, say Hong Kong politicians
added: Fri Jun 17 04:41:16 2016

Debris found after #Vietnam Coast Guard plane crashes during rescue mission.
added: Fri Jun 17 04:34:10 2016
tags: vietnam

US Navy lifts temporary drinking ban on its sailors in Japan
added: Fri Jun 17 04:30:11 2016

'Only one side of the story': Pro-Beijing lawmakers says bookseller press con ...
added: Fri Jun 17 04:28:04 2016

Singtao says Lam was seeking help from Chinese police since it's difficult to live in HK due to problems with family.
added: Fri Jun 17 04:26:07 2016

Former US trade envoy Robert Zoellick urges Australian caution on China
added: Fri Jun 17 04:25:20 2016

Fierce gun battle underway between security forces, militants in J&K's Sapore
added: Fri Jun 17 03:58:43 2016

Entire buildings are being deleted from China's 'Street View' and no-one knows why
added: Fri Jun 17 03:34:01 2016

"Antarctic CO2 Hit 400 PPM for First Time in 4 Million Years" But I'm sure there's nothing to worry about...
added: Fri Jun 17 03:31:03 2016

#China Probes Brokerages’ Futures Units Amid Frenzies in Trading via @business @Panckhurst #stocks
added: Fri Jun 17 03:22:17 2016
tags: stocks, china

NYPD surveillance of 1960s Young Lords activists found.
added: Fri Jun 17 03:20:00 2016

Media language double standards where someone like Omar Mateen is described as a terrorist, but Dylan Roof isn't
added: Fri Jun 17 02:41:26 2016

Defying China, Vanished Bookseller Describes Custody by @alanwongw, @PekingMike & @AndrewJacobsNYT
added: Fri Jun 17 02:29:14 2016

Homeless group gatecrashes Vinnies CEO Sleepout event in Whitmore Square via abcnews
added: Fri Jun 17 02:19:56 2016

lol what? The CIA and State Dept backing rebels for 4 years isn't being "drawn in"?
added: Fri Jun 17 02:14:45 2016

Full transcript of missing bookseller Lam Wing-kee’s opening statement at his HK press conference via @SCMP_News
added: Fri Jun 17 01:32:05 2016