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Trusted computing: A great animated short film by Benjamin Stephan and Lutz Vogel. It talks about why TC is a bad idea in a way even your non-nerdy friends and family members will understand, which is really great (via Chaos Update).

Against TCPA: Old but still good. Learn more about TCPA and why you should be opposed to it if you value your personal freedom.

The Cluetrain Manifesto: teemow was blogging about this, so I found that interesting looking book. Amazon reviews tend to agree that the book is a bit repetitive but well worth a read. Now let’s put this on the huge pile of books which has a sign in front of it that reads “Things to read later”.

The C Book: I found a free C book on the web which seems to be pretty good. Not that I’m into C again, but I discovered this while I was looking for something else and thought someone might find it useful…

NYC2123: Interested in well-written and drawn cyberpunk comic under a CC license which can be read on the web for free? Honestly, who wouldn’t be? (via BoingBoing)