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Samsung's 'Airtight' Iris Scanning Technology For The S8 Defeated With A Camera, Printer, And Contact Lens
May 26th, 2017
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PayPal Sues Pandora Over Yawn-Enducing Logos And Tweets About People Opening The Wrong App
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Charter Spectrum Celebrates Megamerger One-Year Anniversary With Blanket Price Hikes For 'Mispriced' Customers
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Helping Platforms Protect Speech By Avoiding Bogus Subpoenas
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Piracy Killing Hollywood So Bad That Disney Made More Money In 2016 Than Any Studio Ever
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Congress Busted Using Cable Lobbyist Talking Points In Attacks On Net Neutrality
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Wikipedians Join Push For Fair Use In Australia After Six Government Reports Recommend It
03:51 AM
World Of Tanks Developer Gets Negative Review Video Taken Down Under Threat Of Copyright Claim, Backlash Ensues
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DOJ Officials Express An Interest In Prosecuting Leakers And Whistleblowers
May 25th, 2017
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Cloudflare Ups The Ante In Search Of Prior Art To Invalidate ALL Patents From Patent Troll Blackbird Tech
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Brazilian Journalist Detained By UK Border Police For Reading A Book About ISIS
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UK Government Using Manchester Attacks As An Excuse To Kill Encryption
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Some Of The Best Net Neutrality Reporting Is... Coming From Sites Owned By Verizon?
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Despite Claiming It's Now On Par With Apple, Comcast's Already Bad Satisfaction Ratings Are Actually Getting Worse
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Colombian Grad Student Finally Cleared Of Criminal Charges For Posting Academic Article Online
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Titan Note Continues Trying To Sell Its Questionable Device: Its Own Actions Keep Raising More Questions
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Senate Should Either Fix Or Get Off The Pot On Copyright Office Bill
May 24th, 2017
11:18 PM
Boston Globe Blocks Readers Using Privacy Modes In Browsers
09:51 PM
RNC, Chamber Of Commerce Want Robocallers To Be Able To Spam Your Voicemail Without Your Phone Ringing
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Turkish President Demands Google Delist A Bunch Of Websites Comparing Him To Hitler
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Congressional Rep Pushes His 'Hack Back' Bill By Claiming It Would Have Prevented The WannaCry Ransomware Attack
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The FCC Doesn't Care That Somebody's Spamming Its Net Neutrality Proceeding With Fraudulent Comments
12:40 PM
Appeals Court Revives Wikimedia's Lawsuit Against The NSA
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Trademark Has Come To This: Tinder Opposes Dating App With Only One Lonely Dude On Its Dating Roster
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If Net Neutrality Dies, Comcast Can Just Block A Protest Site Instead Of Sending A Bogus Cease-And-Desist
May 23rd, 2017
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Techdirt Podcast Episode 123: No, The MP3 Isn't Dead
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Someone Under Federal Indictment Impersonates A Journalist To File Bogus DMCA Notice
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Apple, Verizon Join Forces To Lobby Against New York's 'Right To Repair' Law
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ICE Using Stingrays To Track Down Immigrants Because Of Course It Is
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Cable Companies Refuse To Put Their Breathless Love Of Net Neutrality Down In Writing
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FBI Insider Threat Program Documents Show How Little It Takes To Be Branded A Threat To The Agency
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Financial Times Editorial: Time To 'Ditch' Corporate Sovereignty In Trade Deals
12:55 AM
Law Enforcement 'Training And Expertise' On Parade!
May 22nd, 2017
10:30 PM
Yet Another Bad Idea: Dropping Facial Recognition Software Into Police Body Cameras
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Sorry East Texas: Supreme Court Slams The Door On Patent Jurisdiction Shopping
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FCC Guards 'Manhandle' Reporter Just For Asking Questions At Net Neutrality Vote
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Theresa May Plans To Regulate, Tax And Censor The Internet
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NSA Was Concerned About Power Of Windows Exploit Long Before It Was Leaked
May 21st, 2017
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Senate Given The Go-Ahead To Use Encrypted Messaging App Signal
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China To Require Drone Owners To Register, Just As Similar US Requirements Are Struck Down
May 19th, 2017
10:29 PM
Russian Military Apparently Using Cell Tower Spoofers To Send Propaganda Directly To Ukrainian Soldiers' Phones
09:02 PM
Conan O'Brien Joke-Stealing Case Gets Green-Lit For Jury Trial
08:04 PM
Malta's Prime Minister Sues Panama Papers Journalist For Defamation; Gets Facebook To Delete His Reporting
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Japanese Music Collection Society Demands Copyright Fees From Music Schools For Teaching Music
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Judge Dumps Two Lawsuits Attempting To Hold Facebook Responsible For Acts Of Terrorism
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British Human Rights Activist Faces Prison For Refusing To Hand Over Passwords At UK Border
04:07 AM
New EU Lawsuit Claims Google Failed To Forget 'Sensitive' Information, Such As Their 'Political Affiliation'
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NY Senate Passes Bill That Would Add Cops And Firemen To List Of Protected Classes Under State's Hate Crime Law
May 18th, 2017
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As The Battleground For Warfare Moves To Cyberspace, DOD Contemplates Altering Recruitment Requirements
09:22 PM
US & EU Not Banning Laptops On Planes... Yet
07:26 PM
FCC Ignores The Will Of The Public, Votes To Begin Dismantling Net Neutrality
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Trump Allegedly Wants FBI To Look Into Locking Up Journalists Who Publish Leaks
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FCC Commissioner Wants To Ban States From Protecting Consumer Broadband Privacy
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BBC Says It May Contact Your Boss If You Post Comments It Finds Problematic
03:58 AM
US Court Upholds Enforceability Of GNU GPL As Both A License And A Contract
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Appeals Court Pretty Sure DOJ Use-Of-Force Guidelines Don't Violate Police Officers' 2nd And 4th Amendment Rights
May 17th, 2017
11:08 PM
Magical Cop Detects Drugs Better Than Blood Tests; Continues To Lock Innocent People Up
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Texas Court Orders Sports Streaming Sites To Be Blocked In Anticipation Of Piracy
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DA's Office Facing Multiple Lawsuits Related To Its Use Of Fake Subpoenas To Intimidate Witnesses
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Well, Duh: Facebook's System To Stop 'Fake News' Isn't Working -- Because Facebook Isn't The Problem
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It's Time For The FCC To Actually Listen: The Vast Majority Of FCC Commenters Support Net Neutrality