Blogging History: Aaronsw's Secret Service files; SF writers' nests; Olympics panopticon

One year

First 100 pages of Aaron Swartz's Secret Service files: After a long wrangle, and no thanks to MIT, the Secret Service has begun to honor the court order that requires it to release Aaron Swartz's files.

Five years

Photos of science fiction writers' nests: Subculture photographer Kyle Cassidy has a great new project: "Where I Write: Fantasy and Science Fiction Writers in Their Creative Spaces."

Ten years
Big Brother goes to the Olympics: US$312 million surveillance system installed for the 2004 Olympics in Athens.