Recent Posts by Voices

QOTD: Veil of Secrecy

I am not trying to protect privacy in the long run, because I think it is a lost cause. What I am trying to do is to tear down the veil of secrecy around the institutions in order to create symmetry. I don’t mind people knowing about my details as long as I know what they are doing with that information and what their motives are.

— Cyberlibertarian John Perry Barlow, in an interview with The European

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Corey S. Powell and Laurie Gwen Shapiro

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About Voices

Along with original content and posts from across the Dow Jones network, this section of AllThingsD includes Must-Reads From Other Websites — pieces we’ve read, discussions we’ve followed, stuff we like. Six posts from external sites are included here each weekday, but we only run the headlines. We link to the original sites for the rest. These posts are explicitly labeled, so it’s clear that the content comes from other websites, and for clarity’s sake, all outside posts run against a pink background.

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