Are Privacy Concerns Generational?

By: Sunday September 21, 2014 6:55 pm

On Monday I came across a post at Techdirt about the reaction to Apple putting a U2 album in iCloud users’ storage space. The post described how after a backlash, Apple created a bit of code that would allow iPhone users to delete the unwanted freebie.

A bit of background: On September 9th, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced that the mega-band U2 decided to release its latest album free on iTunes…

 

FDL Movie Night: Preview to the Golden Globes

By: Monday January 6, 2014 4:59 pm

The Golden Globes are January 12 and we’ll be live blogging them beginning at 5pm Wesr Coast time, so it seems appropriate to look at the nominees. There are for me some cognitive dissonances: The Wolf of Wall Street (and American Hustle for that matter): comedy? One could then argue all of life is absurd, but…

Late Night: New Years Day!

By: Tuesday January 1, 2013 8:00 pm

My past few New Year’s Eves have been really, well, not the best way to start the new year. But sorry to argue with Bono and U2–this year something changed on New Year’s Day!

Late, Late Night FDL: Pride (In The Name Of Love)

By: Monday January 17, 2011 10:00 pm

U2-Pride (In The Name Of Love)

Arizona Lilith Fair Cancelled; Go-Go’s Said “Don’t Go!”

By: Monday May 31, 2010 2:35 pm

Lilith Fair, the grrl-powered music festival, canceled their Arizona date after Go-Go’s lead singer, Belinda Carlisle, urged the show be moved out of Arizona because of the new “papers please” anti-immigrant law. The Go-Gos had been scheduled to headline.

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