May 28th, 2020
11:31 PM
Moderation v. Discretion v. Censorship: They're Not The Same
09:47 PM
'Big Tech' Blinders Let Other Privacy Violators Off The Hook
08:55 PM
Mark Zuckerberg's Ridiculously Wrong, Misleading, And Self-Serving Statements Regarding Twitter Fact-Checking The President
08:55 PM
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07:37 PM
The Two Things To Understand About Trump's Executive Order On Social Media: (1) It's A Distraction (2) It's Legally Meaningless
06:19 PM
Ron Wyden: It's Time Congress Helped Americans Protect Their Privacy
03:43 PM
Local Broadcasters Forget Journalism Ethics, Air Amazon PR Fluff Instead
12:41 PM
German Constitutional Court Says Unjustified Surveillance Of Foreign Citizens Is Illegal
06:37 AM
With Theaters Closed, The Trailer For Christopher Nolan's 'Tenet' Debuts In Fortnite Instead
03:10 AM
When The Problem Isn't Twitter But President Trump
01:52 AM
Doctor With Rare Disease Crowdsourced His Own Cure, And Is Now Using That Network To Work On COVID-19
May 27th, 2020
11:42 PM
Former NSO Employees Says The Company Impersonated Facebook To Deploy Malware
10:24 PM
In Search Of A Grand Unified Theory Of Free Expression And Privacy
09:32 PM
Hell Hath No Fury Like A Federal Law Enforcement Agency That Keeps Finding Some Way To Break Into IPhones
08:14 PM
Our First Greenhouse Topic: Privacy
07:48 PM
Trump, Twitter, And Free Speech
07:22 PM
Daily Deal: ChronoWatch Multi-Function Smart Watch
06:30 PM
Introducing The Tech Policy Greenhouse: Let's Have Thoughtful Conversations About The Biggest Tech Policy Challenges
03:54 PM
AT&T Won't Stop Lying About 'Fake 5G'
12:52 PM
Florida Government Decides To Fire Its Data Chief Rather Than Be Honest About Its COVID Numbers
04:12 AM
A Mess In The House: Dirty Pool As Rep. Schiff Inserts Loophole To Help The FBI Spy On You
01:31 AM
Judge Sends Devin Nunes' SLAPP Suits Against CNN And Washington Post Off To Their Proper Venues
May 26th, 2020
10:56 PM
Senate Talking Points Say Warrantless Collection Of Internet Use Data Keeps Terrorists From Killing Us
09:38 PM
How A Feud Among Wolf-Kink Erotica FanFic Authors Demonstrates What The Copyright Office Got Wrong In Its DMCA Report
08:46 PM
If You're Reporting On Trump's Supposed Plans For 'Anti-Conservative Bias' Panel, Shouldn't You Mention The 1st Amendment?
08:46 PM
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07:02 PM
Arkansas Can't Secure Financial Assistance Site So Governor Decides To Call The Person Discovering The Breach A Criminal
04:00 PM
So Wait, People Really Think The Barr DOJ's Investigation Into Google Is In Good Faith?
May 24th, 2020
09:34 PM
Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt
May 23rd, 2020
09:19 PM
One Week Left To Get CIA: Collect It All For 25% Off
05:17 AM
The Great Pizza Arbitrage Scheme Of 2020 Is Spotlighting The Strangeness Of Food Delivery Services
12:58 AM
Banks Get Payout From Equifax Hack While Consumers Still Wait For Compensation
May 22nd, 2020
11:14 PM
Why Content Moderation Codes Are More Guidelines Than Rules
09:30 PM
Does The US Copyright Office Not Know That Copyright Policy's Main Stakeholders Are The Public?
08:12 PM
Newsweek Publishes Facts Optional, Wronger Than Wrong, Piece About Section 230
08:12 PM
Daily Deal: UV Sterilizer with Wireless Charger
06:54 PM
On The Same Day The FBI Claimed No Vendor Could Crack IPhones, Another Way To Crack IPhones Made The News
03:52 PM
New Study Tries, Fails, To Claim Community Broadband Is An Inevitable Boondoggle
12:50 PM
We Lose A Lot When Podcasts Go Closed Instead Of Open
02:53 AM
Yes, This Site Uses Cookies, Because Nearly All Sites Use Cookies, And We're Notifying You Because We're Told We Have To
01:09 AM
Let's Talk About 'Neutrality' -- And How Math Works
May 21st, 2020
11:00 PM
After FBI Successfully Breaks Into IPhones, Bill Barr Says It's Time For Legislated Encryption Backdoors
09:42 PM
Court Tells Grandma To Delete Photos Of Grandkids On Facebook For Violating The GDPR
07:58 PM
House Democrats Have The Power To Protect Our Web Surfing From Warrantless FBI Searching; Instead, They're Pointing Fingers
07:58 PM
Daily Deal: The Ultimate 2020 White Hat Hacker Bundle
07:32 PM
As Congress Looks To Give FBI Broad Powers To Sniff Through Your Browsing History Sans Warrant, Wyden Asks ODNI How Often It's Used
04:04 PM
Verizon Tries To Temper 5G Enthusiasm After Report Clearly Shows US 5G Is Slow, Lame
12:36 PM
Philippines Government Uses Cybercrime Law To Arrest A Citizen For Calling The President An 'Asshole'
04:48 AM
More Than A Game: The COVID-19 Pandemic Has Turned Esports Into An Economy Of Its Own
12:54 AM
The Case For Contact Tracing Apps Built On Apple And Google's Exposure Notification System
May 20th, 2020
11:37 PM
Techdirt Podcast Episode 243: The .ORG Deal Post-Mortem, With Mike Godwin
09:27 PM
Emergency Room Doctor: Getting Best COVID-19 Treatment Ideas Via WhatsApp
09:27 PM
Our New Blog Series Exploring Tech In The Time Of COVID
08:35 PM
How Most Of The Anti-Internet Crew Misread The News That The NY Times Is Getting Rid Of 3rd Party Advertisers
08:35 PM
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06:51 PM
Libraries Have Never Needed Permission To Lend Books, And The Move To Change That Is A Big Problem
03:49 PM
Beware Of Op/Eds Falsely Claiming The US Internet Only Works During A Pandemic Because Lobbyists Neutered The FCC
12:47 PM
London's Facial Recognition Rollout Trips Over The Pandemic As Facemasks Render The System Even More Useless
05:25 AM
Minnesota's Top Court Says Hotel Guest Records Are Protected By The State's Constitution
01:05 AM
As Expected, Those Who Pushed For FOSTA Are Now Looking To Kill Off Porn
May 19th, 2020
11:21 PM
No, CDA 230 Isn't The Only Thing Keeping Conservatives Off YouTube
09:37 PM
French Government Passes Hate Speech Law, Will Allow Law Enforcement To Run The Internet
08:19 PM
France Is About To Waste A Ton Of Money Trying To Build Its Own Airbnb
08:19 PM
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07:01 PM
Copyright As Censorship: WSJ Identifies Hundreds Of Bogus News Takedowns; People Blame Google Rather Than Copyright
03:33 PM
Idiots Begin Attacking US 5G Cell Towers Because, Idiots
12:57 PM
FBI Holds Press Conference To Claim Apple Prevented It From Verifying Attribution In The Pensacola Air Base Shooting
05:09 AM
It's Impossible To Opt Out Of Android's Ad Tracking; Max Schrems Aims To Change That
01:16 AM
Review Of Working Futures
May 18th, 2020
10:41 PM
Hungary's Government Using Pandemic Emergency Powers To Silence Critics
09:23 PM
Content Moderation At Scale Is Impossible: Google Removes Podcast Addict From Play Store Because It Has COVID-19 Related Podcasts
08:31 PM
The Associated Press Has Some Explaining To Do About Its 'Tweeted Contract' To Reuse Viral Content
08:31 PM
Daily Deal: The Complete Content Creator Bundle for YouTube
07:13 PM
Now The Washington Post Misleadingly Complains About Google & Apple Protecting Your Privacy Too Much
03:45 PM
Covid-19 Just Triggered The Worst Quarter Ever For Cable TV 'Cord Cutting'