Archive for category: law

Netflix Gaffe Subtweet By AT&T Angered This #Brand
/ March 10, 2015 1:38 pm
Netflix Gaffe Subtweet By AT&T Angered This #Brand

TechCrunch reports "Here’s how bad our nation’s net neutrality discussion has become: The #brands are now taking part. This is not a positive development." . Read More

WordPress wins in court over fraudulent copyright takedown notices
/ March 9, 2015 10:54 am
WordPress wins in court over fraudulent copyright takedown notices

VentureBeat reports "WordPress owner Automattic has scored a notable court victory over disingenuous copyright takedown notices, one that could set a precedent for future cases." . Read More

Netflix: We Support Title II
/ March 5, 2015 10:43 am
Netflix: We Support Title II

Broadcasting & Cable reports "Title II opponents were buzzing Wednesday over the news that Netflix, which had pushed for strong network neutrality rules, apparently did not mean Title II strong. Not so, said Netflix.". Read More

From Netflix to Vessel, why net neutrality is good for video providers
/ February 26, 2015 10:49 am
From Netflix to Vessel, why net neutrality is good for video providers

Digiday reports "Net neutrality rules from the Federal Communications Commission are as much of a win for YouTube and Netflix as they are for video startups like Vessel.". Read More

Watch Tim Cook Speak At President Obama’s Summit On Cybersecurity
/ February 13, 2015 12:30 pm
Watch Tim Cook Speak At President Obama’s Summit On Cybersecurity

TechCrunch reports "Today is President Barack Obama’s special White House Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection at Stanford University, and while a number of Silicon Valley executives will be notably absent at the event, Apple CEO Tim Cook is scheduled to speak for a 10 minute session kicking off at 10:45 AM PT (1:45 PM ET), and you can watch live above." . Read More

Twitter: U.S. government shares (some) info on data NSA requests from us
/ February 9, 2015 1:01 pm
Twitter: U.S. government shares (some) info on data NSA requests from us

VentureBeat reports "Twitter said today that the U.S. government has filed a highly redacted version of the company’s draft national security transparency report, a step that shows for the first time information about data requests Twitter has gotten from the NSA and other intelligence agencies." . Read More

FCC Chief: Yes, Let’s Reclassify the Internet and Save Net Neutrality
/ February 4, 2015 10:42 am
FCC Chief: Yes, Let’s Reclassify the Internet and Save Net Neutrality

Gizmodo reports "It's game time for net neutrality. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler is proposing new rules to protect the internet, recommending that telecom companies be treated like a public utility and thus overseen by the government.". Read More

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