Trump executive order called ‘disturbing’ by Duke University leaders, who say they won’t release student data without subpoena | News & Observer

Duke University President Richard Brodhead and Duke Provost Sally Kornbluth seek to reassure students and faculty, calling president’s executive order ‘confusing’ and ‘disturbing.’

Source: Trump executive order called ‘disturbing’ by Duke University leaders, who say they won’t release student data without subpoena | News & Observer

DuckDuckGo: the plucky upstart taking on Google with stealth searches | Technology | The Observer

DuckDuckGo: the plucky upstart taking on Google with stealth searches | Technology | The Observer.

Heard about this search engine on Best of the Left Podcast this week and thought I’d take a look.  If you’re using Firefox, it’s incredibly easy to make the switch from default “googling” to a search that respects my desire for personal privacy.

Next stop– getting rid of my gmail!