Moody's Microblog Daily Digest 140612 - http://moodysmdd.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/140612.html yesterday's tweets as a single Web page #MMDD
Academic Publisher Fights Publication Of Paper Criticizing Publishers' Price Increases And Profits - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20140605/05175627467/academic-publisher-fights-publication-paper-criticizing-publishers-price-increases-profits.shtml #openaccess now
US Trade Rep's Updated “Trade Objectives” Continue to Reflect Flawed Priorities - https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2014/06/us-trade-reps-updated-trade-objectives "to bolster bloated claims"
#EMA agrees policy on publication of clinical trial data with more user-friendly amendments - http://www.ema.europa.eu/ema/index.jsp?curl=pages/news_and_events/news/2014/06/news_detail_002124.jsp devil is in the details
EU slated for ‘cynical’ €113m shale gas subsidy - http://www.euractiv.com/sections/energy/eu-slated-cynical-eu113m-shale-gas-subsidy-302779 #fracking is not low carbon...
Independent generic drugs manufacturing: Can South Africa pull it off? - http://afro-ip.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/independent-generic-drugs-manufacturing.html of course; great move
The Rise of Local Languages in #India. - http://languagehat.com/the-rise-of-local-languages-in-india/ interesting, and good news
EU Lorry Industry Refuses To Adopt Safer, Cleaner, Cheaper Designs Soon To Preserve 'Competitive Neutrality' - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20140611/08252527547/european-truck-industry-refuses-to-adopt-safer-cleaner-cheaper-designs-soon-order-to-preserve-competitive-neutrality.shtml
BNP Paribas: EU's Barnier wants 'fair' US action over fine - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-27824424 "could hurt the current EU-US trade treaty talks." #TTIP
Musk opens up Tesla patents' - http://www.latimes.com/business/autos/la-fi-hy-elon-musk-opens-tesla-patents-20140612-story.html "shows confidence that they will maintain a competitive lead"
Musk Applies Contrarian Style to Patents - http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-06-13/musk-applies-contrarian-style-to-patents-to-boost-tesla.html “The more people that use the technology, the more valuable the market”
important #TTIP leak of EU's services and investment offer - https://data.awp.is/filtrala/2014/06/13/4.html very detailed; worth looking through #TAFTA
Big Pharma Companies Happy To Use The US Government To Push Industry Agenda, Not So Happy To Pay US Taxes - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20140604/09230727456/big-pharma-companies-happy-to-use-us-government-to-push-industry-agenda-not-so-happy-to-pay-us-taxes.shtml not fair
#EMA has reversed its on-screen restrictions following researcher and citizen protest - http://www.alltrials.net/news/ema-has-reversed-its-on-screen-restrictions-following-researcher-and-citizen-protest/ well done everyone
US states demand more say in #TTIP negotiations - http://www.bilaterals.org/?us-states-demand-more-say-in-ttip they can join the queue with the rest of us... #TAFTA
The total area of solar panels it would take to power the world, Europe, and Germany - http://boingboing.net/2014/06/12/the-total-area-of-solar-panels.html important point
Venice's mayor Giorgio Orsoni resigns during corruption scandal - http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/jun/13/venice-mayor-giorgio-orsoni-resigns-corruption-scandal povera Serenissima...
GIPC’s misinformation on #plainpackaging - http://topromotetheprogress.wordpress.com/2014/06/13/gipcs-misinformation-on-plain-packaging/ good debunking of risible attempts that bespeak #tobacco industry panic
TTIP Update XXVIII - http://blogs.computerworlduk.com/open-enterprise/2014/06/ttip-update-xxviii/index.htm major leak of EU services offer; top-secret TISA; & US tries to buy love for #TAFTA/#TTIP
London split over open platforms - https://joinup.ec.europa.eu/elibrary/case/london-split-over-open-platforms staggering tale of constant obstructionism to #opensource (v @cdaffara)
#TTIP: Anti-#Transparency Rules laid out in USTR letter to DG-Trade - http://keionline.org/node/2021 humiliating that @EU_Commission agreed to these
Mike Rogers Says Google Is Unpatriotic For Not Wanting NSA To Spy On Its Users - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20140613/07480127565/mike-rogers-says-google-is-unpatriotic-not-wanting-nsa-to-spy-its-users.shtml </sigh>
Supreme Court Delivers Huge Victory for Internet #Privacy & Blows Away Gov't Plans for Reform - http://www.michaelgeist.ca/content/view/7156/125/ great decision #ca