June 26th, 2019
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Supreme Court Now Says That The Trademark Office Can't Reject 'Immoral Or Scandalous' Trademarks
June 25th, 2019
11:03 PM
Techdirt Podcast Episode 216: Hawley's Bill Sucks: Let Us Count The Ways...
09:19 PM
Self-Made Millionaire Loses Lawsuit Over Facebook's Removal Of Videos Of People Urinating
08:27 PM
Once Again: It's Not Clear The Internet Needs Creepy Targeted Ads
08:01 PM
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07:09 PM
Don't Shoot The Message Board: A Data Driven Look At The Impact Of Section 230 On Innovation And The Economy
03:41 PM
Trump Ponders Banning All Chinese-Made Gear From US 5G Networks
01:05 PM
UK Government's Latest Take On Asset Forfeiture Is Pretty Much 'You Can't Afford That!'
04:51 AM
Interior Department Putting Even More Effort Into Dodging FOIA Request
12:57 AM
If China Is A Glimpse Of Our Future Surveillance Nightmare, Maybe Hong Kong Shows How To Fight It
June 24th, 2019
11:14 PM
Report Says DHS Can't Manage Internal Misconduct Because The DHS Just Doesn't Do Anything About Internal Misconduct
09:30 PM
Supposedly Disadvantaged Conservatives Not Exactly Rushing To Support Josh Hawley's Anti-Section 230 Bill
08:12 PM
Indian Gov't Uses National Security Law, Bad Information To Block Twitter Accounts All Over The World
08:12 PM
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07:20 PM
Australia Says Media Companies Can Be Sued Over User Comments On Facebook
03:52 PM
Robocalls Swamp Hospitals As The Trump FCC Pretends To Fix The Problem
June 23rd, 2019
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June 22nd, 2019
09:51 PM
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The Paywall Conundrum: Even Those Who Like Paying For News Don't Pay For Much News
June 21st, 2019
11:46 PM
Guy Pushing Hawley's 'Viewpoint Neutrality' Concept In The Media Used To Write For White Supremacist Site
09:10 PM
As The DOJ Continues To Complain About Encryption, Cellebrite (Again) Announces It Can Crack Any IPhone
08:18 PM
Before Demanding Internet Companies 'Hire More Moderators,' Perhaps We Should Look At How Awful The Job Is
08:18 PM
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07:00 PM
After Decades Of Demanding China 'Respect' US Patent Law, Senator Rubio Pushes Law That Says US Can Ignore Huawei Enforcing Patents
03:58 PM
Explainer: How Letting Platforms Decide What Content To Facilitate Is What Makes Section 230 Work
12:56 PM
UK May Have Finally Ditched Its Absurd Porn Filter Plan
05:34 AM
Caterpillar Now Going After All The Cats For Trademark Cancellations
June 20th, 2019
11:57 PM
Google CEO Admits That It's Impossible To Moderate YouTube Perfectly; CNBC Blasts Him
09:47 PM
No, Your Kid Isn't Growing Horns Because Of Cellphone Use
08:29 PM
Self-Described Feminist Loses Lawsuit Against Twitter For Banning Her Account
08:03 PM
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06:45 PM
Can't Have Copyright Enforcement Without Destroying Privacy Protections
03:43 PM
Dish To Buy Parts of T-Mobile To Save Sprint Merger, But It's Not Likely To Help
12:41 PM
Australian Home Affairs Minister Says Government Still Considering Spying On Its Own Citizens
05:19 AM
Appeals Court Reminds Deputies That Standing By While Rights Are Violated Is No Better Than Violating Them Yourself
01:00 AM
Kim Kardashian Deep Fake Video Removed By Copyright Claim
June 19th, 2019
11:16 PM
Genius/Google Dispute Gets Even Dumber: Microsoft And Amazon Show Same 'Coded' Lyrics, But Genius Doesn't Care
09:58 PM
FBI Serves Incredibly Broad Warrant To 8chan, Demanding Info On All Users Who Responded To A Shooter's Post
08:14 PM
Senator Hawley Proposes Law To Force Internet Companies To Beg The FTC For Permission To Host Content
08:14 PM
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06:56 PM
Congress Now Creating A Moral Panic Around Deepfakes In Order To Change CDA 230
03:54 PM
AT&T Lays Off Thousands After Nabbing Billions In Tax Breaks And Regulatory Favors
12:52 PM
New Zealand Man Gets 21 Months In Prison For Sharing Footage Of The Christchurch Shooting
05:30 AM
The Copyright Fights Over The Australian Aborigine Flag Continue To Demonstrate Copyright Insanity
01:10 AM
Site-Blocking In Australia Expanded Again To Include 105 More Sites, Including A Search Engine
June 18th, 2019
11:01 PM
Techdirt Podcast Episode 215: Experimenting With Twitch
09:43 PM
Man Temporarily Nukes Five News Websites, Walks Away With Less Prison Time Than Matthew Keys, Who Attacked ZERO Websites
07:59 PM
Supreme Court Signals Loud And Clear That Social Media Sites Are Not Public Forums That Have To Allow All Speech
07:59 PM
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06:41 PM
None Of The Claimed Benefits Of Killing Net Neutrality Ever Arrived
04:05 PM
Dumbest 'Gotcha' Story Of The Week: Google, Genius And The Copying Of Licensed Lyrics
12:37 PM
Polish Government's Legal Challenge To EU Copyright Directive's Article 13/17 Remains Shrouded In Mystery, But Details May Not Matter
05:41 AM
Appeals Court To Cops: There's Nothing Inherently Suspicious About Running From The Police
12:55 AM
We're Apparently Scanning Our TVs For Viruses Now
June 17th, 2019
11:12 PM
Prenda Mastermind Gets 14 Years In Prison, Told To Pay Back Just $1.5 Million
09:28 PM
Huawei Now Using Patent Claims To Demand $1 Billion From Verizon, As The US Tries To Chase Huawei Out Of The US Market
08:10 PM
Comcast Forgets To Delete Evidence It's Using Evil Fansubs In Its Streaming Service
08:10 PM
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06:52 PM
Once More With Feeling: There Is No Legal Distinction Between A 'Platform' And A 'Publisher'
03:50 PM
Shockingly, Cable TV and Broadband Customer Satisfaction Is Still The Worst In America
June 16th, 2019
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June 15th, 2019
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The Flipside To Figuring Out What Content Do You Block: Cloudflare's Project Galileo Focuses On Who It Should Protect
12:35 AM
Pepe The Frog Creator, Infowars Both Claim Victory After $15k Copyright Settlement
June 14th, 2019
09:33 PM
Appeals Court To Rehear Case On 'Stairway To Heaven' Copyright Infringement Questions
08:15 PM
Study Shows Asset Forfeiture Doesn't Fight Crime Or Reduce Drug Use
07:49 PM
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06:31 PM
There Are Lots Of Ways To Punish Big Tech Companies, But Only A Few Will Actually Help Improve The Internet
03:55 PM
Russia To Ban VPN Providers That Refuse To Aid Censorship
12:27 PM
La Liga Fined 250K Euros For Using Mobile App To Try To Catch 3rd Party Pirates
04:13 AM
Content Moderation Is Impossible: You Can't Expect Moderators To Understand Satire Or Irony
12:46 AM
Google Stadia Is About To Show Everyone Why Broadband Usage Caps Are Bullshit
June 13th, 2019
09:44 PM
Court Says Section 230 Shields Twitter From Revenge Porn Bro's Stupid Lawsuit
08:00 PM
Radiohead Responds To Extortionate Hacker By Releasing Hacked Recordings For Charity
08:00 PM
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