Category Archives: USА

Information, relevant mainly or also to the USA-readers

Net Neutrality in the US under fire

John McCain has introduced a new legislation at the US Senate, which is called Internet Freedom Act. Mr. McCain said: “Today I’m pleased to introduce ???The Internet Freedom Act of 2009’ that will keep the Internet free from government control … Continue reading

Posted in in English, Information Society, USА | Leave a comment

Is Obama too liberal?

David Brooks wrote an op-ed, Liberal Suicide March. I don’t agree with him, but I guess – if I look at the poll numbers, I am in the minority 🙁 I am not so much worried by the huge deficit … Continue reading

Posted in in English, USА | 1 Comment

The U.S. Senate to request more action from U.S. administration on Cybersecurity

This just came out of the U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand: In response to cyber attacks on American and South Korean government agencies and commercial Web sites over the past week, U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand will introduce the Fostering a Global … Continue reading

Posted in cybersecurity, in English, USА | 1 Comment

Двама лидери, две изказвания, два свята.

Днес Президентът Барак Обама даде прием за представители на т.нар. ЛГБТ-парад (в България на??ият вариант бе наречен само “гей”, за да не би да си помислим, че у нас може да има лесбийки, би-сексуални или трансполови хора), по време на … Continue reading

Posted in Bulgaria, USА, на български, общество | Leave a comment

Goran Bregovic will shatter the USA and Canada! Again!

This is something worth listening to! In June Goran Bregovic will perform in a number of cities in the USA and Canada. Make sure you are there. I will be. US – BROOKLYN, NY 11 June at 7:30 pm – … Continue reading

Posted in Goran Bregovic, in English, USА | Tagged | Leave a comment

The Somali Pirates and How to Win THAT War

The Somali pirates are so brave, because they deal with the US, EU, Chinese, etc. military. If the Americans wanted to win *this* war, they should send the MPAA and the RIAA to confront the pirates. Or, worst comes to … Continue reading

Posted in in English, USА | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

За какво говорим?

Напоследък се говори за какво ли не у нас – но основно тон на разговорите дават хора, които са в медиите. Но има ли резултат от говоренето? Налице е гласност голяма, а чуваемост няма. Замислих се над това като чух … Continue reading

Posted in USА, на български | Tagged | 6 Comments

TED2009 Inspirations: Sarah Jones

Sarah Jones is another great person I’ve met at TED2009. Actually we have the opportunity to talk several times – while waiting to be seated at the restaurant, and then, after her wonderful performance, while chatting with people like Quincy … Continue reading

Posted in in English, ted, USА | Leave a comment

TED2009 Inspirations: Regina Spektor

I’ve been listening in the last days to Regina Spektor. Highly recommend all her songs. So far my favorite is “Apr?s Moi” from “Begin to Hope” – may be because she sings a little bit in Russian there, or may … Continue reading

Posted in arts, in English, ted, USА | Tagged | Leave a comment

TED short update – 2

Quick update on TED, more next week. The inspiration one feels from meeting the people is not comparable to the inspiration from listening to the lectures, and watching all people – whethere the TED prize winners Sylvia Earle (definitely my … Continue reading

Posted in in English, interesting people, ted, USА | 1 Comment