EU: Data Protection Rules Advance Privacy

(Brussels, June 6, 2018) – The new European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will enhance privacy and should spur other countries to improve protection of people’s personal information, Human Rights Watch said in a question and answer document released today. The document summarizes key…

Update to our Privacy Policy

Like the rest of the internet, it seems, the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) that comes into effect today has given us a good opportunity to pause and do a comprehensive review of the ways in which Creative Commons collects and uses the personal…

Xi & Zuck Save The World – Stocks Soar, Bonds Ignore

Tech regulation? meh… Trade Wars? Pffff… Economic data weakness? ha…   China’s Xi sparked the overnight bid in US equity futures which hovered around the cliff-edge from last Thursday’s plunge for the rest of the day…   Cash markets drifted largely sideways from their gap…

Caught Our Notice: Yes, a 20-year-old article is wrong — but it won’t be corrected online

Title: AMPA receptor-mediated regulation of a Gi-protein in cortical neurons What Caught Our Attention:  Usually, when journals publish corrections to articles, they also correct the original article, except when the original is unavailable online.  When Nature noticed that some figure panels in a 20-year-old paper…