December 6th, 2019
05:33 AM
The Fate Of EU Legislation Designed To Bolster Data Protection Beyond The GDPR, The ePrivacy Regulation, Hangs In The Balance
12:22 AM
NYPD Finally Releases A Body Camera Policy That Gives The Department Plenty Of Ways To Withhold Footage
December 5th, 2019
10:13 PM
Devin Nunes' Virginia SLAPP Suits Causing Virginia Legislators To Consider A New Anti-SLAPP Law
08:29 PM
Colorado Appeals Court: Three Months Of Surveillance Via Pole-Mounted Camera Is Unconstitutional
08:29 PM
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06:45 PM
Why Won't Creative Future's Members Comment About This Hollywood Front Group Smearing A Well Respected Law Professor?
04:09 PM
AT&T Says The Real Problem With The Internet Is We Pay Too Much Attention To Giant ISPs
12:41 PM
American WeChat Users Getting Banned For Celebrating Hong Kong Election Results
04:53 AM
Author Tries To Trademark The Word 'Dark' For All Of Literary Fiction
01:00 AM
State's Rejection Of Driver's 'IMGOD' Vanity Plate Unconstitutional, Federal Court Rules
December 4th, 2019
10:50 PM
Canadian ISP Teksavvy Fights Back Against Overbroad Copyright 'Blocking Order' For GoldTV
09:32 PM
Facebook Now Altering Users' Posts To Add Singapore Government's 'Fake News' Warnings
08:14 PM
Devin Nunes Follows Through And Sues CNN In Laughably Dumb SLAPP Suit
08:14 PM
Daily Deal: 7" Capacitive Touch Screen with 2MP Camera for Raspberry Pi 2/3B/3B+
06:56 PM
Content Moderation At Scale Is Impossible: That Time Twitter Nazis Got A Reporter Barred From Twitter Over Some Jokes
03:54 PM
T-Mobile's 'Nationwide' 5G Isn't Nationwide, Only Slightly Faster Than 4G
12:52 PM
Tony Robbins Crosses The Atlantic For Some Libel Tourism In Ireland; Files SLAPP Suit Against Buzzfeed
04:38 AM
Want To See Pete Davidson Do Standup? There's An NDA You Have To Sign First...
12:45 AM
Cops Are Running Ring Camera Footage Through Their Own Facial Recognition Software Because Who's Going To Stop Them
December 3rd, 2019
10:36 PM
Techdirt Podcast Episode 233: Your Secret Consumer Score
09:44 PM
Study Says Russian Trolls Didn't Have Much Influence On Election; But It's More Complicated Than That
08:52 PM
CIA: Collect It All Is Now 25% Off, And The Print-And-Play Version Is Free!
08:26 PM
ICE Says Students Duped By Its Fake College Sting Should Have Known It Was A Sting
08:26 PM
Daily Deal: Black Box 1080p Dash Cam
06:42 PM
UNC Gave Racists $2.5 Million To Settle A Lawsuit That Hadn't Been Filed Yet, And The Racists Are Abusing The DMCA To Hide The Details
03:40 PM
DOJ Wimps Out On Wireless Sector eSIM Antitrust Investigation
12:38 PM
California Sheriff's Dept. Manages To Piss Off Local Prosecutor By Consistently Mishandling Evidence
05:42 AM
Egyptian Government Plans To Track The Movement Of 10 Million Vehicles With Low-Cost RFID Stickers
12:56 AM
Oregon Supreme Court Shuts Down Pretextual Traffic Stops; Says Cops Can't Ask Questions Unrelated To The Violation
December 2nd, 2019
11:13 PM
Wireless ISP Starry Says It Will Apply California's Privacy Requirements Nationwide
09:55 PM
Copyright Troll Threatens Criminal Charges In Germany Against Domain Registrar
08:11 PM
Ring Coyness About Adding Facial Recognition Tech To Its Cameras Doesn't Extend To Its Marketing Materials
08:11 PM
Daily Deal: Cyber Monday Deals Featuring The 2020 Limited Edition Mac Bundle
06:53 PM
As Devin Nunes Threatens More SLAPP Suits, He May Have To Explain Why Cows Can Type In His First SLAPP Suit
03:25 PM
Prison Telecom Monopolies Bring Their 'Innovation' To Prison Ebooks
December 1st, 2019
09:14 PM
Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt
November 30th, 2019
09:53 PM
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November 29th, 2019
08:19 PM
Daily Deal: Black Friday Roundup With Additional 60% Off
05:17 PM
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November 28th, 2019
04:54 AM
The End Of Ownership, Military Edition: Even The US Military Can't Fix Its Own Equipment Without Right To Repair Laws
12:34 AM
Officer Charged With Felony Murder Now Facing Seven More Charges Over Deadly No-Knock Raid
November 27th, 2019
10:24 PM
Google Stadia's Claims For Streaming In 4K Seem... No, Just No
08:14 PM
Singapore Government Tests Out Its Fake News Law Against An Opposition Party Leader
08:14 PM
Daily Deal: Degoo Premium 3TB Backup Plan
07:22 PM
Copyright Troll Mathew Higbee Demands ~$1,000 For Image Only His Team Viewed
04:20 PM
Cable Execs Now Falsely Claiming Cord Cutting Is Slowing Down
01:18 PM
Germany's CDU, Angela Merkel's Party Of Fuddy-Duddies, Decides To Join The Cool Kids: Backs Open Standards, Open Source, Open Data, Open APIs -- Open Everything
05:04 AM
Beer Trademarks At Record High In UK As The Locking Up Of Language Continues To Boom
12:45 AM
Senator Cantwell Releases Another Federal Privacy Law That Won't Go Anywhere And Doesn't Deal With Actual Issues
November 26th, 2019
11:01 PM
California Makes $50 Million Annually Selling Your DMV Data
09:17 PM
The Sketchy, Sketchy Case Of ICANN Execs And Self-Dealing Regarding The .Org Domain
08:25 PM
Australian Attorney General Wants To Make The Country's Defamation Law Even Worse
08:25 PM
Daily Deal: Zero to Hero Cyber Security Hacker Bundle
06:41 PM
Huawei Files SLAPP Suits In France Against Critics Who Highlighted The Company's Ties To The Chinese Government
03:39 PM
Empty T-Mobile Promises Convince Texas To Back Off Merger Lawsuit
12:37 PM
Pennsylvania Supreme Court Says Compelled Password Production Violates The Fifth Amendment
05:15 AM
Law Enforcement Agencies Bumping Up Demands For Uber Customers' Data
12:55 AM
Court Tosses 82 Pounds Of Marijuana After Deputy Fails To Even Pretend His Traffic Stop Was Anything But Pretextual
November 25th, 2019
11:12 PM
Richard Liebowitz Is Wrong On So Many Levels, And Is In Trouble Yet Again
09:28 PM
Amazon: Cops Can Get Recordings From Ring, Keep Them Forever, And Share Them With Whoever They Want
08:10 PM
This Week In Free Speech Hypocrites: 'Free Speech' Supporter Sheila Gunn Reid Gleefully Sues Someone For Calling Her A Neo-Nazi
08:10 PM
Daily Deal: The Mastering Internet of Things Bundle
06:52 PM
EU Tells US: Ban Strong Encryption, And Privacy Shield Data Sharing Agreement Could Be At Risk
03:50 PM
The Washington Post And AT&T Team Up To Over-hype 5G
November 24th, 2019
09:39 PM
Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt
November 23rd, 2019
09:50 PM
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05:22 AM
EA/Origin Rewards Adopters Of Extra Security By Scaring The Shit Out Of Them
12:37 AM
Court Says Portland, Oregon City Government Can No Longer Screw Public Records Requesters With Excessive Fees
November 22nd, 2019
10:02 PM
Apple and Intel Sue SoftBank-Funded Patent Troll, Claiming Antitrust Violations For Patent Trolling
08:18 PM
The Curious Case Of The Bogus CC License On A 3D Scan Of A 3000-Year-Old Bust Of Nefertiti
08:18 PM
Daily Deal: NetGear Arlo VMC3030-100NAR HD Security Camera (Refurbished)
07:00 PM
Sacha Baron Cohen Is Wrong About Social Media, Wrong About Section 230... And Even Wrong About His Own Comedy
03:58 PM
Netflix Starts To Harden Its Stance On Password Sharing
12:56 PM
Surprising No One, The FBI's Watchdog Says The Agency Is Handling Its Informants Improperly
05:08 AM
Stadia Issues Continue And It's The One Thing That Can't Happen If We're Going To Give Up Our Consoles