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Jon Brodkin
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Get a job, you lazy bastards!
Passionate about technology and love to write about it? We'd like to talk to you.
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How ISPs are making your online videos go sloooowwwww
When ISPs and video providers fight over money, Internet users suffer.
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This problem needs A LOT of sunshine.  

Information is the currency of liberty.  Inhibiting access to information is inhibiting access to your liberty.
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Privacy invasion justification
We don't listen to your calls, but we know every time you make one.
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Sorry, Kim.
Dotcom patent was invalidated in EU. He still wants to be paid for "invention."
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Even gaming legends are turning to crowdfunding as a way to get their next projects off the ground.
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Vroom vroom
Samsung Galaxy Mega and Galaxy S4 the first certified 802.11ac Wi-Fi phones.
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Which bug will Canonical tackle next? We suggest fixing Bug #461000: "General populace ignorance of Ubuntu."
Shuttleworth closes Bug #1, says Windows was defeated by iOS and Android.
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SCIENCE!
OpenStack, Puppet used to build cloud for world's largest particle accelerator.
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  • Ars Technica
    Senior IT Reporter, 2011 - present
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    Senior Writer at Network World, 2006 - 2011
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Fame-eligible technology writer at Ars Technica/Conde Nast. Not really Alf, but almost as hairy.
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One of the best Jon Brodkins you'll ever meet.

PGP key for sekrit communications

I write about IT for Ars Technica

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I own a lightsaber.
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  • Boston University
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