August 21st, 2019
12:36 AM
White House Suspends Another Reporter's Press Pass, Once Again, Raising 1st Amendment Concerns
August 20th, 2019
10:53 PM
Techdirt Podcast Episode 221: What's Really In The FTC's Facebook Settlement, Part Two
09:09 PM
DOJ/Copyright Office File An Amicus Brief In Support Of Led Zeppellin
08:17 PM
The Attorney General Who Doesn't Respect Or Comply With His Oversight Wants Citizens To Respect And Comply With Cops
08:17 PM
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06:33 PM
YouTube Sues Guy Who Tried To Extort People Through Bogus DMCA Takedowns
03:31 PM
It's On: Details Emerge Of Polish Government's Formal Request For Top EU Court To Throw Out Upload Filters
12:55 PM
Gizmodo Media's Clueless New Owners Tell Reporters They Can't Use Encrypted Email Any More
05:07 AM
THE Ohio State University Applies For THE Stupidest Trademark In THE World
01:14 AM
Twitter And Facebook Removing Chinese Disinfo Campaigns Shows That, Contrary To Popular Opinion, They Do Moderate Against Disinfo
August 19th, 2019
11:05 PM
Moviepass Changed User Passwords So They Couldn't Use The Flopping Service
09:21 PM
NC Appeals Court Withdraws Its Horrendous, Free Speech-Damaging Opinion On Retaliatory Arrests
08:03 PM
Beto O'Rourke Joins The Silly Parade Of Confused Politicians Looking To Destroy Section 230
08:03 PM
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06:45 PM
Latest 'Google Whistleblower' To Prove Anti-Conservative Bias Doesn't Prove Anything And Appears To Be Bigoted Conspiracy Theorist
04:09 PM
As The NSA Declares Phone Record Program Dead, Trump Administration Asks For A Permanent Reauthorization
August 18th, 2019
09:32 PM
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August 17th, 2019
09:17 PM
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Embrace Fans: How One Mystery Modder Has Kept System Shock 2 Playable
August 16th, 2019
11:38 PM
Appeals Court Gives Gov't One More Chance To Lock Up Men For Producing An 'Illegal' Drug Its Own Chemist Said Wasn't Illegal
09:28 PM
Pushing For Facebook, YouTube And Twitter To Ban Hate Speech Won't Stop It From Migrating Elsewhere
08:36 PM
NYPD Used Reverse Warrants To Round Up Proud Boys Members Suspected Of Beating Antifa Members
07:44 PM
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06:52 PM
The GDPR Is A Wide Open Vulnerability For Identity Fraud And Scams
03:50 PM
FCC Forgets About, Then Dismisses, Complaint Detailing Verizon's Long History Of Net Neutrality Violations
01:14 PM
Prosecutor Tosses Charges Against Driver After Field Drug Test Claims Bird Poop On A Car's Hood Is Cocaine
04:34 AM
Kenyan Government Risks Squandering The Long-Term Potential Of Mobile Transactions In The Hope Of A Little Extra Tax Revenue
August 15th, 2019
11:24 PM
Nintendo Hates You: Company DMCAs Over 100 Videos Celebrating Nintendo Game Music
09:40 PM
Attorney General William Barr Declares War On The General Public
08:22 PM
Lawyers Who Sued YouTube For Anti-Conservative Bias Are Suing YouTube Again... For Anti-LGBTQ Bias
08:22 PM
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07:04 PM
Is There A Conspiracy Among Legacy Media Companies To Push A False Narrative About Big Tech?
04:02 PM
The Pai FCC Is Oddly Quiet About Trump's Plan To Have The Agency Police Speech
01:00 PM
NYPD's Failure To Remove A Vehicle From Its Stolen Car Database Results In Another Citizen Staring Down The Barrel Of Several Guns
05:38 AM
You're Not Helping: ESPN Delays 'Apex Legends' Broadcast After 2 Mass Shootings
12:27 AM
Giant Copyright Troll, Malibu Media, Sued By Investors
August 14th, 2019
09:52 PM
Judge Dismisses Sheriff Joe Arpaio's Defamation Lawsuit Against The New York Times
08:08 PM
Whitney Cummings Posts (Partially) Nude Photo Of Herself In Response To Blackmail Threat; Is That Revenge Porn?
08:08 PM
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06:50 PM
Fox News Commentator Calls For A 'Backlash' Against Big Tech... Because Wikileaks Released His Phone Number
03:48 PM
With Tumblr Sale, Verizon Continues To Stumble In Bungled Pivot Away From Telecom
12:46 PM
Be Careful What You Wish For In Asking Silicon Valley To Police Speech Online
04:58 AM
Brewery In Wales Changes Name Of 2 Beers After Fight With Hugo Boss
12:39 AM
Top University Of California Scientists Tell Elsevier They'll No Longer Work On Elsevier Journals
August 13th, 2019
10:55 PM
Techdirt Podcast Episode 220: What's Really In The FTC's Facebook Settlement, Part One
09:37 PM
Dennis Prager Peddles Complete Nonsense About 'Google Censorship' In The WSJ
08:19 PM
The FBI Can't Get Into The Dayton Shooter's Phone. So What?
07:53 PM
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07:01 PM
NY Times Publishes A Second, Blatantly Incorrect, Trashing Of Section 230, A Day After Its First Incorrect Article
03:59 PM
Courts Again Shoot Down FCC For Ignoring The Law, Making Up Stuff
12:57 PM
UK Moves To Give Regulators Power To Fine Internet Companies 5% Of Revenue If They Can't Wave A Magic Wand And Make Bad Content Disappear
05:35 AM
DC Opposes Trademark Application For 'Algorithmic Justice League' For Some Reason
01:16 AM
If You Lament The State Of Politics Today, Lament The Loss Of Aereo
August 12th, 2019
11:06 PM
Ex-Googler Recently Held Up As A 'Whistleblower' And 'Proof' Of Anti-Conservative Bias At Google, Actually Supported Richard Spencer, Racist Skinheads
10:14 PM
Class Action Lawsuit Hopes To Hold GitHub Responsible For Hosting Data From Capital One Breach
09:48 PM
Indian Counseling Company Files Criminal Complaint Against Blogger Who Informed It About A Sensitive Data Leak
08:04 PM
Emails From License Plate Reader Company Hack Show Lobbyists Writing Legislation And Handing Out Talking Points To Congressional Reps
08:04 PM
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07:12 PM
New Report Further Clarifies Foxconn's Wisconsin Deal Was An Unsustainable Joke
04:10 PM
Class Action Lawsuits Hopes To Hold GitHub Responsible For Hosting Data From Capital One Breach
August 11th, 2019
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August 10th, 2019
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04:51 AM
Comcast Wireless Joins Verizon In Charging You More For HD Video
01:49 AM
Unsealed Warrants Show SFPD Officer Told Judges He Was Targeting A Journalist, But Judges Approved Them Anyway
12:06 AM
Elsevier Tries To Lie About University Of California's Contract Negotiation; UC Shows Its Receipts
August 9th, 2019
09:30 PM
Texas AG Joins Lawsuit Against T-Mobile, Showing Bipartisan Opposition To Mindless M&As
08:12 PM
California Judges Nuke Two More SFPD Warrants Used To Search A Journalist's Home And Office
08:12 PM
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07:20 PM
Reaping What They Sowed: Recording Industry Now Quite Upset About Copyright Run Amok
03:52 PM
White House Once Again Circulating A Draft Executive Order On Social Media Bias
12:50 PM
AT&T Employees Took Bribes To Plant Malware On Company's Network
05:28 AM
Consumer Reports Finds Numerous Home Routers Lack Even Basic Security Protections
01:34 AM
Oops: Japan Anti-Piracy Proposals Probably Violate Its Constitution
August 8th, 2019
11:51 PM
NYPD, Prosecutors Illegally Using Expunged Criminal Records To Perform Investigations, Ask For Longer Sentences
09:41 PM
Ring Is Teaching Cops How To Obtain Doorbell Camera Footage Without A Warrant