Category Archives: in English

"Long Live Kamenitza.nyc"

I got this as an email from a friend: Veni, How they can manufacture a good bottle of beer at Kamenitza AD, Plovdiv, 95, Kapitan Raicho Str., and transport it several thousand miles and deliver it to Trade Fair on … Continue reading

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New Rules for Travel to the USA – for Visa Waiver Program countries

The United States has indicated that it will be stepping up enforcement of the requirements of the Visa Waiver Program (VWP). Travelers from VWP countries (see list below) may be denied boarding on flights to the United States if they … Continue reading

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USA: Cyberthreat – a big danger. What do the EU, China, Russia think?

Here’s part of the report by the US Director of National Intelligence, Dennis C. Blair, to the US Senate. I publish this part, because it is interesting to see asset of the situation by other countries, namely Russia, China, but … Continue reading

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New Magic from Appple: the iPot

Today, in a stunning development, Apple released yet even newer than the announced yesterday iPad – the iTotal. The media wrote yesterday, that “Apple is positioning its new tablet computer as something between a laptop and a smartphone.” Following the … Continue reading

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A Tale About A 1974 Gretsch – instead of Happy New Year Wishes

I got this email from Jose Conde, a well known Cuban guitarist from New York. You can see pictures of Jose, and of the Gretsch here. I wanted him to tell me more about his Gretsch guitar. I’ve edited it … Continue reading

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Cyber terrorism is a real threat, and for the first time both Russia and the US acknowledge it

Eugene Kaspersky, CEO and co-founder of Internet security giant Kaspersky Lab said this week, as reported by ITWeb, that “terrorists could build a botnet that could bring down the entire Internet structure”. Mr. Kaspersky ended his speech with the statement … Continue reading

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Who Controls Russia – II

The New York Times published on November 9 an article under the headline “Who Controls Russia?”, where the authors claim that there is a fight between President Medvedev and Prime Minister Putin about the actual control over the country. With … Continue reading

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Good News for the Internet Users in Europe

Christian Engstr?m, Pirate MEP announced today: The European Parliament and the Council of Ministers reached agreement on a text tonight. The conciliation process is now over. The acceptance of the text was unanimous by the parliament’s delegation, i.e.: including us … Continue reading

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ISOC Bulgaria Signed the Madrid Declaration on Privacy

ISOC-Bulgaria was among the first to sign the Madrid Privacy Declaration.

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ISOC-Bulgaria supports an Open Letter to the MEP re ammendment 138

ISOC Bulgaria supports this Open Letter: EDRI Open Letter to the European Parliament on Amendment 138 in the Telecoms Package * 19 October 2009 To the Members of the European Parliament, European Digital Rights is an association of 29 privacy … Continue reading

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