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Love your country, but never trust its government

從 Hacker News Daily 上看到的,在 Sun-2 的 bootloader 裡可以看到「Love your country, but never trust its government」這樣的字串:「Why the Sun 2 has the message "Love your country, but never trust its government"」。 這段字串是由 John Gilmore 當時在 Sun 開發時所放入的,John Gilmore 同時也是後來 EFF 創辦人之一,不過當初放入這段字串的目的是為了抓到盜版: … Continue reading

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強迫 Blogger (Blogspot) 使用 blogspot.com 的網域 (而非 .tw)

在「Prevent Blogger from Redirecting your Blogspot Blog to Country-Specific URLs」這篇文章裡提到了 Blog 的擁有人要怎麼避免 Google 把網址導到 country-based 的網域下。 目前 Google Chrome 的使用者端可以安裝「NoCountryRedirect (NCR)」這個套件來避開這個問題,但你總不能要求每個人都裝套件... 而這篇文章則說明了如何在 Blogger 裡插入一段 javascript 避免使用 country-based domain: <script type="text/javascript"> // Written by Amit Agarwal /* Get the full URL … Continue reading

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Google 計畫關閉在俄羅斯的 Engineering Office

路透社丟出來的新聞:「Google to close engineering office in Russia: WSJ」。 新通過的法案要求俄羅斯人的資料必須存放在俄羅斯境內,這個法案被懷疑是 Google 打算直接關閉俄羅斯的 Engineering Office 的原因: In July, Russia's parliament passed a law to force Internet sites that store the personal data of Russian citizens to do so inside the country, a … Continue reading

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拿掉 Blogger 的 Country Redirect

在台灣看 Blogger 時會被導到 blogspot.tw 網域,目的是為了要能夠支援 content filter,也就是「Why does my blog redirect to a country-specific URL? (ccTLD)」裡的這段: Q: Why is this happening? A: We are doing this to provide more support for managing content locally. If we receive a removal request … Continue reading

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