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Off The Shelf - Episode 87 - FilmStruck, Alien Day, and New Blu-rays for the Week.

criterioncast.com — Podcast: Download (Duration: 1:30:57 - 76.5MB) In this episode of Off The Shelf, Ryan and Brian take a look at the new DVD and Blu-ray releases for Tuesday, April 26th, 2016. They also discuss the new streaming service: FilmStruck. Subscribe in iTunes or RSS.

Off The Shelf - Episode 85 - New Blu-ray & DVD Releases for Tuesday, April 5th 2016

criterioncast.com — Podcast: Download (Duration: 1:13:31 - 61.8MB) In this episode of Off The Shelf, Ryan and Brian take a look at the new DVD and Blu-ray releases for Tuesday, April 6th, 2016. Subscribe in iTunes or RSS. Music for the show is from Fatboy Roberts' Geek Remixed project. Donate via PayPal

Off The Shelf - Episode 84 - New Blu-ray & DVD Releases For Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

criterioncast.com — Podcast: Download (Duration: 57:14 - 47.6MB) In this episode of Off The Shelf, Ryan and Brian take a look at the new DVD and Blu-ray releases for Tuesday, March 29th, 2016. Subscribe in iTunes or RSS.

SMBs: Is Your Ad Spend A Waste Of Budget?

mediapost.com — New business is the lifeblood of all industries. Consumers are fickle and distracted, now more than ever -- so when it comes to buying ads, whether it's online or on a park bench, where on earth do you start?

Wexner Center to Showcase Criterion's New Restoration of the Manchurian Candidate

criterioncast.com — Back on November 11th, I teased that Criterion was working on a re-release of John Frankenheimer's 1962 film, The Manchurian Candidate. It looks like this company we all love will release The Manchurian Candidate!

UK Police Spying Expert Heading Probe into Snowden Leak Journalists

notes.rjgallagher.co.uk — Back in July, London's Metropolitan Police admitted that it was still conducting a criminal investigation it launched two years ago into journalists who have reported on Edward Snowden's leaked documents. Since then, I have been trying to find out more details about the investigation through the Freedom of Information Act.

Hacking Team Emails Expose Proposed Death Squad Deal, Secret UK Sales Push, and Much More

firstlook.org — Late Sunday, hackers dumped online a massive trove of emails and other documents obtained from the systems of Italian surveillance firm Hacking Team. The company's controversial technology is sold to governments around the world, enabling them to infect smartphones and computers with malware to covertly record conversations and steal data.

Google Accused of “Abusive” Conduct in Privacy App Case

firstlook.org — An award-winning company founded by former Google engineers is taking legal action against the search engine giant over claims it has engaged in a "pattern of abusive behavior" and is violating privacy rights on a "massive scale." Disconnect, a U.S.

Revealed: How DOJ Gagged Google over Surveillance of WikiLeaks Volunteer

firstlook.org — The Obama administration fought a legal battle against Google to secretly obtain the email records of a security researcher and journalist associated with WikiLeaks. Newly unsealed court documents obtained by The Intercept reveal the Justice Department won an order forcing Google to turn over more than one year's worth of data from the Gmail account of Jacob Appelbaum (pictured above), a developer for the Tor online anonymity project who has worked with WikiLeaks as a volunteer.

Questions About The Sunday Times Snowden Story

notes.rjgallagher.co.uk — The Sunday Times has a front page story out today claiming that the Chinese and Russian governments have somehow managed to obtain National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden's trove of documents. The story is sourced from anonymous UK government officials who make a series of significant allegations, unfortunately backed up with little evidence.
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Apr 29, 2016

How to hide civilian deaths in statistics ... just count everybody killed as an 'unverified combatant' pic.twitter.com/AgcRNzuxXB

Apr 29, 2016

UK govt claims it's killed some 1,000 'combatants' - & no civilians - in Iraq & Syria between Sept '14 & March '16: https://t.conews.vice.com/article/exclus…

Apr 29, 2016

RT @rdevro: Interesting things happen when you compare Gen. Votel's comments on Kunduz and war crimes w/ DoD's law of war manual https://t.theintercept.com/2016/04/29/pen…o/k5vh9RSNiu

Apr 28, 2016

Secretly monitoring the activities of a member of parliament & a mayoral candidate for "policing purposes". Ok then httppic.twitter.com/DrFpcDd49l

Apr 28, 2016

UK police anti-extremism unit monitoring senior @TheGreenParty figures, despite pledge it'd only target criminals: theguardian.com/politics/2016/…

Apr 27, 2016

Study finds concerns about govt surveillance may be stopping people from researching terrorism issues on Wikipedia: reuters.com/article/idUSKC…

Apr 27, 2016

This video by @libertyhq is a good example of how suddenly people care about data privacy when it becomes tangible youtu.be/szN7DlmMLYg

Apr 23, 2016

RT @theintercept: “The truth isn’t defamatory; it’s the truth.” Journalist describes her arrest by an international criminal tribunal: httpinterc.pt/1r4TN7W://t.co/ga3CV5MIJ9

Apr 23, 2016

Former CIA detainees to sue architects of torture program in landmark case: telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/04/2…


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