#weekly #multilingual #news #digest n. 2015/19 – 2015-06-28

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#news and #comments #digest (@robertolofaro) for 2015-06-22 to 2015-06-28

BUSINESS

2015-06-27 from #Pentagon #Papers to #Wikileaks – 40 years of #information #disclosure http://www.lemonde.fr/les-decodeurs/article/2015/06/25/des-pentagon-papers-aux-frenchleaks-quarante-ans-de-fuites-et-de-revelations_4661272_4355770.html #security #transparency

2015-06-27 #business #models and #work : the #uberisation of #society http://www.lemonde.fr/les-decodeurs/article/2015/06/26/de-quoi-l-uberisation-est-elle-le-nom_4662261_4355770.html #disintermediation #dematerialization

2015-06-27 #terrorist #attacks #mark 1st anniversary of #ISIS http://www.lemonde.fr/international/article/2015/06/27/saint-quentin-fallavier-sousse-kobane-koweit-somalie-vague-d-attaques-djihadistes_4663046_3210.html

2015-06-24 the #future of #automotive http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2015/06/24/buying-a-car-could-soon-be-a-thing-of-the-past-and-ford-is-desperate-to-find-whats-next/?tid=sm_fb #business

2015-06-24 #NSA spied also recent #President of #France http://www.faz.net/aktuell/politik/ausland/amerika/nsa-soll-frankreichs-praesidenten-ausspioniert-haben-13664897.html #security #privacy #diplomacy #EU #Europe

2015-06-23 #UNICEF : without help, 70 million children at risk over the next 15 years http://www.faz.net/aktuell/politik/ausland/unicef-report-ohne-hilfe-werden-millionen-kinder-sterben-13663161.html #diplomacy #development

2015-06-23 how #NSA and #GCHQ led astray their own roles http://www.lemonde.fr/pixels/article/2015/06/23/les-derives-des-espions-britanniques_4659585_4408996.html #surveillance #privacy

2015-06-23 so, 2015 #technology discovers 1935 movies 🙂 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cbZ4NVy_lxs #tunnel #train http://elpais.com/elpais/2015/06/22/videos/1434984431_585803.html #hyperloop #Musk #transportation

2015-06-23 new #drone s at Le #Bourget http://www.lemonde.fr/pixels/article/2015/06/23/six-drones-etonnants-presentes-au-salon-du-bourget_4659600_4408996.html #space #robotics

2015-06-23 #ESA #Sentinel #satellites and #Earth #observation http://www.faz.net/aktuell/wissen/weltraum/esa-startet-sentinel-2a-satellit-in-franzoesisch-guayana-13660592.html #business #space #science #technology


AFRICA

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AMERICA

2015-06-27 #Peru – #natives leaving the forest http://elpais.com/elpais/2015/06/22/planeta_futuro/1434991527_400393.html #anthropology #society

2015-06-27 #USA – #Supreme #Court makes #same #sex #marriage #legal http://kommersant.ru/doc/2756792 #reactions http://bigbrowser.blog.lemonde.fr/2015/06/26/le-mariage-homosexuel-americain-entre-celebration-et-recuperation/

2015-06-24 #Argentina and #statistics http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2015/06/24/actualidad/1435099251_541614.html #business #politics #America

2015-06-23 how #Jeb #Bush didn’t wait 2015 to lower the flag http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-politics/wp/2015/06/22/how-jeb-bush-dealt-with-the-confederate-flag-when-he-was-florida-governor/?tid=sm_fb #civil #war #USA


ASIA AND PACIFIC

2015-06-27 #Afghanistan – #NATO will do without #Russia yet Afghan Defence Minister thinks otherwise http://kommersant.ru/doc/2754764 #security #Asia

2015-06-23 #Iran #Syria #Iraq to join forces against #ISIS http://kommersant.ru/doc/2752774 #security #Asia

2015-06-23 #Syria – #Israel to intervene to support #Druze s http://kommersant.ru/doc/2752583 #security #Asia


EUROPE

2015-06-27 #Greece – #Tsipras invokes a #referendum on #EU #proposal on July 5th http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2015/06/27/actualidad/1435356481_309477.html #cash #drain http://www.lemonde.fr/economie/article/2015/06/27/tsipras-va-organiser-un-referendum-sur-le-plan-d-aide-a-la-grece_4662977_3234.html #decision making http://www.faz.net/aktuell/wirtschaft/eurokrise/griechenland/schuldenkrise-tsipras-kuendigt-volksabstimmung-ueber-glaeubiger-angebot-an-13670390.html?printPagedArticle=true#pageIndex_2 #Europe

2015-06-27 #Iceland – #IMF forecast of 4.1% GDP growth with 3.7% unemployment http://economia.elpais.com/economia/2015/06/26/actualidad/1435336190_511176.html #business #Europe

2015-06-27 #NATO – #symmetric #response and #defusing #escalation of #sabre #rattling http://kommersant.ru/doc/2754617 #security #Russia #Europe

2015-06-27 #EU #asylum – #agreement on #numbers , not on locations http://kommersant.ru/doc/2756821

2015-06-24 #Hungary #suspends the #Dublin #agreement and refuses to accept further refugees http://www.faz.net/aktuell/politik/europaeische-union/ungarn-will-keine-fluechtlinge-mehr-aufnehmen-13664323.html #EU #Europe

2015-06-24 the #future of the #European #Union http://www.lemonde.fr/idees/article/2015/06/23/plus-que-jamais-l-union-europeenne_4660224_3232.html and the #Federalist http://www.lemonde.fr/idees/article/2015/06/23/quel-avenir-pour-le-federalisme-europeen_4660181_3232.html #politics #EU #Europe

2015-06-24 the #growth of #anti #USA #opinion in #Germany and other #NATO member states http://www.faz.net/aktuell/politik/ausland/neue-studie-in-deutschland-waechst-der-antiamerikanismus-13664236.html #politics #diplomacy

2015-06-23 despite sabre rattling, #NATO #Member #countries #reduce #military #spending http://www.faz.net/aktuell/politik/ausland/trotz-russland-krise-nato-staaten-verringern-militaerausgaben-13663081.html #Russia #security #diplomacy #Europe

2015-06-23 #Stoltenberg : #NATO does not seek confrontation with #Russia http://kommersant.ru/doc/2752545

2015-06-23 #Greece #EU – #match in #extratime http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2015/06/22/actualidad/1434965326_552835.html #payment #schedule http://elpais.com/elpais/2015/06/04/media/1433417429_695741.html #business #Europe

2015-06-23 #Macedonia – #EU #confirms #allegations from #opposition http://kommersant.ru/doc/2752822 #security #democracy #Europe


SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

2015-06-27 did you ever annoyed a computer? this is how #AI can alter your exchanges 🙂 http://blogs.wsj.com/digits/2015/06/26/artificial-intelligence-machine-gets-testy-with-its-programmers/?mod=e2fb

2015-06-24 #Sentinel – how will the #ESA #satellite s be used http://elpais.com/elpais/2015/06/23/ciencia/1435071598_467732.html #space #technology #science

2015-06-23 #neanderthal and #homo #sapiens in #Europe http://www.faz.net/aktuell/gesellschaft/fruehe-europaeer-paarten-sich-mit-neandertaler-13663011.html #details http://elpais.com/elpais/2015/06/22/ciencia/1434977367_825217.html #science


PUBLISHING GUIDELINES

  • generally, non-business and non- science/technology newslinks are posted within regional sections, leaving those that are concerning more than one region (e.g. UN-related) within the “World” section
  • the main geographic areas of reference are Africa, America, Asia and Pacific, Europe, World, i.e. news about Libya are within the “Africa” section, those about Syria under “Asia and Pacific”, and those about Turkey could be in both (depending on what is about- e.g. when dealing with Europe, Europe, when dealing with other regions, Asia)
  • within this weekly digest are shared only comments that I posted either on Facebook or Linkedin if associated with a newslink
  • I have no specific selection criteria: only what is interesting to me
  • I routinely use as sources few newspapers:El Pais, Le Monde, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Kommersant, and occasionally others (e.g. IEEE’s Spectrum about science&technology, and La Stampa or Il Sole 24 Ore for Italian and EU news, plus occasionally others)


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