Writer Patrick Rothfuss is holding a fundraiser for his favorite charity, Heifer International, which provides goats, sheep, chickens, and other livestock to families in need. The fundraiser is launching with a raffle for a chance to be Tuckerized in Rothfuss’s forthcoming book, The Wise Man’s Fear. For further details, or to donate, visit Rothfuss’s blog. ...Read MoreRead more
“This event is your anti-surveillance 101.” Charlie Stross and Cory Doctorow are giving a benefit talk entitled “Resisting the All-Seeing Eye” for the Open Rights Group on May 1, 2009, in London.
From technologies like PGP and Tor to arguments that will convince people — friends and family as well as media and politicians — to watch out for their digital rights. Doctorow and Stross will share how and why ...Read MoreRead more