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In Defense Of Ubisoft: Crowdsourcing Game Content Creation Is Actually Fun And Non-Exploitive
01:05 AM
Faulty Field Tests And Overblown Drug Raid Claims: The War On Drugs In Clay County, Florida
June 15th, 2018
10:55 PM
NY Senate Passes Bill That Would Make It A Crime To Publish Photos Of The Elderly Without Their Consent
09:37 PM
Tanzania Forces 'Unregistered Bloggers' To Disappear Themselves
08:19 PM
DOJ Lets Cops Know SESTA/FOSTA Is For Shutting Down Websites, Not Busting Sex Traffickers
07:53 PM
Daily Deal: The Complete Microsoft 365 Security Training Bundle
07:27 PM
Charter Spectrum Claims The Death Of Net Neutrality Will Magically Provide Better, Faster Broadband
03:59 PM
Inspector General Not Too Happy With James Comey's Handling Of The Clinton Email Investigation
12:57 PM
UN Free Speech Expert: EU's Copyright Directive Would Be An Attack On Free Speech, Violate Human Rights
05:35 AM
Danish Anti-Piracy Lawyers Jailed For Real, Actual Stealing From Copyright Holders
12:49 AM
CBP Agrees To Hand Back Almost All Of The $58,000 It Stole From A 64-Year-Old Man At A Cleveland Airport
June 14th, 2018
10:39 PM
Once Again Congress Votes Proactively To Keep Itself Ignorant On Technology
09:21 PM
EU Politicians Tell European Commission To Suspend Privacy Shield Data Transfer Framework
08:03 PM
Apple Pulls Plug On Phone-Cracking Tech Vendors, Will Prevent Data Transfer From Locked Phones
08:03 PM
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07:11 PM
Canadian Music Industry Pitches 'You Must Be A Pirate' Tax On Smartphones
03:43 PM
Following AT&T's Lead, Comcast Makes A $65 Billion Bid For Fox
12:41 PM
European Citizens: You Stopped ACTA, But The New Copyright Directive Is Much, Much Worse: Speak Up
05:19 AM
South Carolina Drug Warriors Routinely Serving Regular Warrants Like No-Knock Warrants
01:51 AM
'Transparent' FCC Doesn't Want To Reveal Any Details About Ajit Pai's Stupid Reese's Mug
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'Transparent' FCC Doesn't Want To Reveal Any Details About Ajit Pai's Stupid Resse's Mug
June 13th, 2018
10:49 PM
State Appeals Court Finds Government's Actions In Craigslist Sex Sting 'Outrageous' And 'Repugnant'
09:31 PM
Top German Publisher Says: 'You Wouldn't Steal A Pound Of Butter... So We Need A Snippet Tax'
08:13 PM
Hey Google: Stop Trying To Patent A Compression Technique An Inventor Released To The Public Domain
08:13 PM
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06:55 PM
French President Pushing 'Fake News' Bill That Would Demand Decisions From Judges In 48 Hours
03:27 PM
Senators Wyden and Schatz Wants To Know Why The FCC Made Up A DDOS Attack
12:25 PM
UK Security Minister Says Only A Drivers Licence For The Internet Can Bring Back Online Civility
05:03 AM
Legislators Reintroduce Pro-Encryption Bills After FBI Destroys Its Own 'Going Dark' Narrative
12:43 AM
AT&T Defeats DOJ In Merger Fight, Opening The Door To Some Major Competitive Headaches
June 12th, 2018
10:59 PM
Techdirt Podcast Episode 170: Are E-Scooters A Problem?
09:15 PM
High School Student's Speech About Campus Sexual Assault Gets Widespread Attention After School Cuts Her Mic
08:23 PM
Popular Spanish Soccer Mobile App Has Been Turning Users Into Piracy-Spotters Via Mobile Devices
08:23 PM
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06:39 PM
Ending The Memes: EU Copyright Directive Is No Laughing Matter
04:03 PM
Oddly The Trump FCC Doesn't Much Want To Talk About Why It Made Up A DDOS Attack
01:01 PM
EU Explores Making GDPR Apply To EU Government Bodies... But With Much Lower Fines
05:39 AM
Australian Cops Say Their Unreliable Drug Dogs Will Decide Who Gets To Attend Music Festivals
12:54 AM
More Bad Facts Making More Bad Law, This Time In Wisconsin
June 11th, 2018
11:10 PM
Net Neutrality Rules Die Today, But The Backlash Is Just Getting Started
09:26 PM
Police Chief Sends Officers Out To Arrest Man For Calling The Chief A 'Dirty' Cop
08:08 PM
What Ajit Pai Should Have Said About Killing Net Neutrality... And Why It Still Would Have Been Wrong
08:08 PM
Daily Deal: The Ultimate Microsoft Excel Bundle
06:50 PM
DOJ Stacks Charges On MalwareTech, Including Stuff Put Out Of Reach By The Statute Of Limitations
03:48 PM
Yet Another Study Shows The Internet Of Things Is A Privacy And Security Dumpster Fire
12:20 PM
Attorneys In Seth Rich-Linked Defamation Case Demand Identifying Info Of Thousands Of Twitter Users
12:12 AM
NY State Legislators Unanimously Pass A Cyberbullying Bill That Can't Be Bothered To Define Cyberbullying
June 10th, 2018
09:36 PM
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June 9th, 2018
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FBI Hoovered Up Two Years Of A Journalists' Phone And Email Records To Hunt Down A Leaker
June 8th, 2018
11:14 PM
Three Takes On Microsoft Acquiring Github
09:30 PM
Chuck Palahniuk Apologizes For Blaming Piracy For His Business Partner Stealing His Money
08:12 PM
Revenge Porn Dude Craig Brittain Files Hilariously Bad Lawsuit Against Twitter
08:12 PM
Daily Deal: The Complete Raspberry Pi Hacker Bundle
07:20 PM
EU Publishers Freak Out Now That People Are Realizing Just How Fucked Up Their Link Tax Really Is
04:18 PM
Global Russian-Linked Router Malware Even Worse Than Originally Stated
12:50 PM
Valve Decides To Get Out Of The Curation Business When It Comes To 'Offensive' Games
05:28 AM
Unpublished Censorship Guidelines Lay Bare The Deepest Fears Of The Chinese Government
June 7th, 2018
11:25 PM
MUSO, Of All Groups, Tells Copyright Holders To Get Their Shit Together And Treat Pirates Like The Customers They Are
09:41 PM
Latest Privacy Fracas Drops Facebook In The Middle Of Anti-Huawei Hysteria
08:23 PM
Court Tosses Out Silly Trollish Publicity Stunt Defamation Lawsuit
08:23 PM
Daily Deal: The Certified Ethical Hacker Bootcamp Bundle
07:05 PM
NY State Legislators Unanimously Pass A Cyberbullying Bill That Can't Be Bothered To Define Cyberbullying
04:29 PM
EU Commission Violates GDPR; Claims That It's Exempt From The Law For 'Legal Reasons'
01:01 PM
Court Says German Intelligence Agency Can Continued To Deploy Its Dragnet On World's Largest Internet Hub
05:13 AM
State Court Says Cop Posing As A Facebook Friend To Snag Criminal Evidence Isn't A 4th Amendment Violation
12:54 AM
Court Calls Out Cops For Altering Interrogation Transcript To Hide Suspect's Request For A Lawyer
June 6th, 2018
11:10 PM
Press Wakes Up To The Fact That DNC's Lawsuit Against Wikileaks Could Harm Press Freedoms
09:00 PM
Cops Perform Guns-Drawn Raid Of Chelsea Manning's Home Because Someone Reported Her Suicidal Tweets
08:08 PM
Court Not At All Impressed By Chuck Johnson's Silly Lawsuit Against Twitter, Plans To Grant Anti-SLAPP Win To Twitter
08:08 PM
Daily Deal: Pay What You Want AWS Cloud Development Bundle
05:06 PM
New Gear: The NSA Collection
02:56 PM
AT&T Ends Quest To Erode FTC Authority Over Broadband Providers