January 25th, 2021
08:16 PM
New Interim FCC Boss Jessica Rosenworcel Will Likely Restore Net Neutrality, Just Not Yet
08:16 PM
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06:58 PM
Disingenuous, Lying, Whining, Bloviating, Insurrection Encouraging Senator Josh Hawley Given Pages Of Major Newspaper To Explain How He's Being Silenced
03:56 PM
Congressman Asks House Education Committee To Look At Pre-Crime Program Targeting Florida Schoolkids
January 24th, 2021
09:20 PM
Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt
January 23rd, 2021
08:14 PM
Gaming Like It's 1925: Last Week To Join The Public Domain Game Jam!
05:04 AM
Appeals Court Rejects Clearview's Attempt To Dodge A State Lawsuit By Trying To Make It A Federal Case
01:11 AM
Content Moderation Case Study: Facebook Targets Misinformation Spread By The Philippines Government (2020)
January 22nd, 2021
11:01 PM
Biden Fires Steve Bannon Protege, Who Tried To Turn Voice Of America Into A New Breitbart
09:43 PM
Turns Out That Brexit Means Rotting Pigs' Heads, And Losing An EU Copyright Exception
07:59 PM
EFF Tells Louisiana Court Satire Is Still Protected Speech Even If The Government Doesn't Get The Joke
07:59 PM
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07:07 PM
Court Tosses RICO Lawsuit Demanding $90 Million And The Dissolution Of Google For Supposed Anti-Conservative Bias
03:13 PM
Amazon Ring App Found To Be (Again) Exposing User Locations, Home Addresses
05:15 AM
The Esports Industry Grew; Now It's Time For It To Grow Up
12:56 AM
Judge Easily Rejects Parler's Demands To Have Amazon Reinstate Parler
January 21st, 2021
10:47 PM
Flo Period App Gets A Wrist Slap For Sharing Private Health Data
09:29 PM
Adding To Its Long List Of Arrested Deputies, Polk County Sheriff Arrests Deputy For Capitol-Related Threats
07:45 PM
Oversight Board Agrees To Review Facebook's Trump Suspension
07:45 PM
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06:53 PM
New York Times Decides Kids Are Playing Too Many Video Games During The Pandemic
03:51 PM
Outgoing FCC's Last Act Is A Delusional Report That Pretends US Broadband Is Wonderful
12:49 PM
Arizona Prosecutors Pretend 'ACAB' Is Gang Lingo To Hit Protesters With Felony Gang Charges
05:27 AM
SCOTUS Refuses To Hear Case Between Jack Daniels And VIP Products Over Doggy Chew Toy
01:07 AM
Content Moderation Case Study: Using Hashes And Scanning To Stop Cloud Storage From Being Used For Infringement (2014)
January 20th, 2021
10:58 PM
Inauguration Has Happened, Google And Facebook Should End The Ban On Political Advertisements
09:14 PM
Reform Works: For The First Time EVER, Newark Cops Go An Entire Year Without Firing Their Guns, Being Sued
07:56 PM
In Departing Statement, FCC Boss Ajit Pai Pretends He 'Served The People'
07:56 PM
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07:04 PM
Fox News Needs To Accept Some Of The Blame For The Insurrection; But That Doesn't Mean We Toss Out The 1st Amendment
03:36 PM
With Trump Loss, Charter Backs Off FCC Request To Allow Broadband Caps
12:34 PM
Turkish President Erdogan Is Arresting Doctors On Terrorism Charges For Exposing The Country's Actual COVID Stats
05:12 AM
Free Access To Academic Papers For Everyone In India: Government Proposes 'One Nation, One Subscription' Approach As Part Of Major Shift To Openness
12:52 AM
Illinois Legislature Sends Massive Police Reform Bill To The Governor's Desk
January 19th, 2021
10:42 PM
Techdirt Podcast Episode 266: In Defense Of Section 230 & A Decentralized Internet
09:24 PM
Parler Attempting to Come Back Online, Still Insisting The Site's Motivation Is 'Privacy' Despite Leaking Details On All Its Users
08:06 PM
As Beijing Continues To Creep Into Hong Kong, Internet Censorship Begins
08:06 PM
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07:14 PM
Trump's Facts-Optional Assault On Chinese Tech Continues With Blocking Of Xiaomi
06:48 PM
Trump's Facts-Optional Assault On Chinese Tech Continues With Blocking Of Xiaomi
03:46 PM
Trump's Support Of Cops Pays Off: Multiple Police Officers Under Investigation For Illegal Invasion Of The Capitol Building
January 18th, 2021
08:16 PM
Gaming Like It's 1925: Less Than Two Weeks Left To Join The Public Domain Game Jam!
January 17th, 2021
09:19 PM
Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt
January 16th, 2021
09:05 PM
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02:54 AM
A Few More Thoughts On The Total Deplatforming Of Parler & Infrastructure Content Moderation
12:44 AM
Content Moderation Case Study: Dealing With Demands From Foreign Governments (January 2016)
January 15th, 2021
11:26 PM
Another Day, Another Location Data Privacy Scandal We'll Probably Do Nothing About
09:42 PM
Former FCC Boss Tom Wheeler Continues To Misunderstand And Misrepresent Section 230 And The Challenges Of Content Moderation
07:58 PM
Nintendo Hates You: Gaming Giant Lobs A DMCA Nuke At Hundreds Of Fan Games
07:58 PM
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07:06 PM
Ridiculous: Yale Law Prof Argues That Because Some In Congress Want More Moderation, That Makes Twitter A State Actor
04:04 PM
Broadband Market Failure Keeps Forcing Americans To Build Their Own ISPs
04:48 AM
Esports' Wild 2020 Ride Culminates In 69 Percent Growth And A Continuing Rising Trend
12:55 AM
Judge Not Impressed By Parler's Attempt To Force Amazon To Put It Back Online
January 14th, 2021
11:12 PM
Parler's CEO Promises That When It Comes Back... It'll Moderate Content... With An Algorithm
09:28 PM
Dominion Voting Systems Files Defamation Lawsuit Against Former Trump Lawyer, Sidney Powell
08:10 PM
Sheryl Sandberg Makes Disingenuous Push To Argue That Only Facebook Has The Power To Stop Bad People Online
07:44 PM
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07:18 PM
Jack Dorsey Explains The Difficult Decision To Ban Donald Trump; Reiterates Support For Turning Twitter Into A Decentralized Protocol
03:24 PM
House Lawmakers Question Telecom Giants Over Broadband Price Gouging During A Pandemic
05:26 AM
Nintendo Appears To Be Using A Fan-Made Drawing Of Mario Without Artist's Permission Or Credit
12:40 AM
Content Moderation Case Study: Yelp Attempts To Tackle Racism On Its Platform (2020)
January 13th, 2021
10:57 PM
Cops Love Body Camera Footage... When It Clears Officers Of Any Wrongdoing
09:13 PM
Parler's Laughably Bad Antitrust Lawsuit Against Amazon
08:21 PM
More Bad Ideas: Congressional Rep Suggests Participants In The Attack On The Capitol Building Be Added To The No-Fly List
07:55 PM
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06:37 PM
Bad Idea: President-Elect Biden Wants To Turn 1/6 Into The New 9/11
03:09 PM
Big Telecom Wants A Cookie For Pausing PAC Donations After Hoovering Up Billions In Trump Favors
05:37 AM
Louisville Courier-Journal Wins 'Derby Pie' Trademark Dispute
01:18 AM
No Qualified Immunity For Cops Who Made Stuff Up To Justify Seizing A Man's Phone For Twelve Days
January 12th, 2021
11:09 PM
Fifth Circuit Tosses Child Porn Conviction Predicated On Unconstitutional Searches Of Three Cellphones
09:25 PM
Irony: German Chancellor Merkel Upset At Twitter For Banning Trump; Meanwhile Germany Demands Social Media Blocks Dangerous Content
08:07 PM
Some Thoughts On Twitter Pulling The Plug On Trump's Account
08:07 PM
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