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February 16th, 2019
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Wrestler Booker T Sues Activision For Copyright Infringement Over Fairly Generic Character Depiction
12:41 AM
Appeals Court Takes No Time At All In Rejecting Patent Troll's Ridiculous Lawsuit Against Cloudflare
February 15th, 2019
10:57 PM
Can Russia Actually 'Unplug' From The Internet?
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Good Luck, Japan: Government About To Make All Copyright Infringement A Criminal Offense
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Calling Out Copyright Troll Mathew Higbee
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Georgia Gov't Employee Somehow Manages To Get Criminally Charged For Violating Public Records Laws
03:35 PM
5G Has Become The Magic Pixie Dust Of Tech Policy Conversations
12:33 PM
Sony Using Copyright To Take Down Its Own Anti-Piracy Propaganda
05:37 AM
Sony: We Are Totally Open For Crossplay, Game Developers: No, You Totally Are Not
12:01 AM
FBI's Internal Investigations Of Shootings By Agents Clears Agents 98% Of The Time
February 14th, 2019
09:26 PM
Study Reinforces How Much The Internet Has Enabled Content Creators To Make Money
08:10 PM
ICE Set Up A Fake College To Bust Immigrants For Trying To Legally Stay In The Country While They Earned Degrees
08:10 PM
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06:26 PM
Someone Impersonated New Jersey's Attorney General To Demand Cloudflare Takedown 3d Printed Gun Instructions
03:24 PM
In Wake Of Verizon Flub, New Law Would Ban Wireless Throttling Of First Responders
11:30 AM
EU Moves Forward With Agreement To Fundamentally Change The Internet From Open To Closed
05:00 AM
Movie Torrents Shown To Actually Boost Box Office Sales For Post-Release Movies
12:15 AM
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February 13th, 2019
09:39 PM
Federal Judge Thinks The Best Fix For An Accidentally Unsealed Court Doc Is Prior Restraint
08:20 PM
Utter Bullshit: Reporter Maria Ressa Arrested Over Bogus Charges For Her Critical Reporting
07:54 PM
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07:02 PM
Obsolete Hot News Doctrine Back In The News As Bloomberg Is Sued For Reporting Too Quickly
04:00 PM
As Trump Prepares Ban On Huawei, Few Notice The Major Holes In The Underlying Logic
12:58 PM
Google, Apple Called Out For Hosting Saudi Government App That Allows Men To Track Their Spouses' Movements
04:44 AM
EU's New 'Open By Default' Rules For Data Generated By Public Funding Subverted At The Last Minute
12:50 AM
Owner Of Harry Caray's Restaurants Finds You Can't Just Trademark A Widely Used Hashtag
February 12th, 2019
10:40 PM
Techdirt Podcast Episode 199: From Apple To The ACLU, With Jon Callas
09:22 PM
Google Fiber Leaves Louisville As Alphabet Retreats From Telecom
08:04 PM
Minnesota Judges Spent Only Minutes Approving Warrants Sweeping Up Thousands Of Cellphone Users
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Key Supporter Of FOSTA, Cindy McCain, Misidentifies 'Different Ethnicity' Child; Claims Credit For Stopping Sex Trafficking That Wasn't
04:10 PM
Zero Rating Actually Costs Broadband Customers More, EU Study Finds
01:08 PM
California Court Says New Records Law Covers Past Police Misconduct Records
05:20 AM
Monster Energy Loses Appeal On Monsta Pizza Trademark Ruling
01:27 AM
Report Shows ICE Almost Never Punishes Contractors Housing Detainees No Matter How Many Violations They Rack Up
February 11th, 2019
11:17 PM
Google Caves On Russian Censorship
09:33 PM
Sprint Sues AT&T Over Its Fake 5G, Says AT&T's Tricking Consumers
08:15 PM
UK Cop Calls Up 74-Year-Old Woman To Ask Her To Stop Tweeting Mean Things
08:15 PM
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Article 13 Was Purposefully Designed To Be Awful For The Internet; EU Moves Forward With It Anyway
03:32 PM
SS7 Cellular Network Flaw Nobody Wants To Fix Now Being Exploited To Drain Bank Accounts
February 10th, 2019
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February 9th, 2019
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California AG Steps Up To Help Cops Pretend New Public Records Law Doesn't Apply To Past Misconduct Docs
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ChooseCo Inks Lucrative Deal With Amazon, Possibly Thanks To Netflix's 'Bandersnatch'
February 8th, 2019
11:02 PM
After No-Knock Raid Goes Horribly Wrong, Police Union Boss Steps Up To Threaten PD's Critics
09:18 PM
Does The Spotify Gimlet Purchase Signal The End Of The Open World Of Podcasting?
08:00 PM
Hawaii The Latest To Push Bullshit Porn Filter Law Pushed By Sketchy Backers
08:00 PM
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NYPD Sends Letter To Google Demanding It Remove Cop Checkpoint Notifications From Google Maps
03:40 PM
Wireless Carriers Busted Sharing User 911 Location Data
12:38 PM
German Data Protection Authority Says GDPR Requires Email To Use At Least Transport Layer Encryption
05:16 AM
Steam Responds To Epic's Competition By Weaponizing The Steam Community
12:57 AM
Lack Of Internet Access Threatens 2020 Census Success And The Future Latino Voting Power
February 7th, 2019
10:48 PM
Copyright Holders Still Don't Support EU's Already Awful Upload Filter Proposal; Demand It Be Made Worse
09:04 PM
Sheriffs' Union Boss Says Officers Have No Reason To Do Their Job If They Can't Score Forfeiture Cash On The Side
08:12 PM
A Deeper Look At Verizon's Early 5G 'Launch' Finds It's Barely Available
07:46 PM
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Australian Government Agencies Already Flexing Their New Encryption-Breaking Powers
04:18 PM
Apple Helps AT&T Mislead Consumers With Fake 5G
01:16 PM
Ex-NSA Personnel Spied On Americans And Journalists For The United Arab Emirates
05:28 AM
Italy Tells Rest Of EU To Drop Articles 11 And 13 From The Copyright Directive
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The 3rd Party Doctrine: Or Why Lawyers May Not Ethically Be Able To Use Whatsapp
February 6th, 2019
10:59 PM
YouTube's ContentID System Is Being Repurposed By Blackmailers Due To Its Failings
09:15 PM
The Revolving Door Spins Hard: FCC's Clyburn Now Lobbying For T-Mobile
07:57 PM
Former FCC Official Attempts To Create An Aereo That The Supreme Court Won't Kill
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New Study Says The Removal Of Craigslist Erotic Services Pages May Be Linked To An Increase In Murdered Females
04:29 PM
T-Mobile Tries To Save Its Unpopular Merger With A Few Concessions, But Nobody's Buying
01:27 PM
Multiple Parties (Including The Author Of The Law Governing PACER) Ask Court To Stop PACER's Screwing Of Taxpayers
05:39 AM
Initial Fallout From McDonald's Losing Its EU 'Big Mac' Trademark Is Mockery From Burger King
01:19 AM
Author Of California's Public Records Law: The Law Covers Old Police Misconduct Files, Not Just The New Ones