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Maira Sutton / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
This Isn't a Hoax: Pakistan Requests Proposals for a National Filtering and Blocking System   —  This Isn't a Hoax: Pakistan Requests Proposals for a National Filtering and Blocking System  —  The Pakistani government is looking for new ways to censor the Internet.
Feb 25, 2012, 4:25 PMIn context
Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Satphones, Syria, and Surveillance   —  Satphones, Syria, and Surveillance  —  Yesterday morning, journalist Marie Colvin of the Sunday Times of London was killed, along with French photographer Rémi Ochlik, in the beseiged city of Homs, Syria, where more than 400 people have been reported dead in recent weeks.
Feb 24, 2012, 2:45 PMIn context
Rebecca / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Appeals Court Upholds Constitutional Right Against Forced Decryption   —  Privilege Against Self-Incrimination Applies to Act of Decrypting Data  —  San Francisco - A federal appeals court has found a Florida man's constitutional rights were violated when he was imprisoned for refusing to decrypt data on several devices.
Feb 24, 2012, 1:05 PMIn context
Electronic Frontier Foundation:
We Have Every Right to Be Furious About ACTA   —  If there's one thing that encapsulates what's wrong with the way government functions today, ACTA is it.  You wouldn't know it from the name, but the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement is a plurilateral agreement designed to broaden …
Jan 28, 2012, 7:25 AMIn context
Trevor / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
U.S. Government Threatens Free Speech With Calls for Twitter Censorship   —  “[T]he ultimate good desired is better reached by free trade in ideas....That at any rate is the theory of our Constitution.”  — Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, dissent in Abrams v. United States, 1919
Jan 8, 2012, 7:10 AMIn context
Electronic Frontier Foundation:
EFF Raises Concerns About the New AOL Instant Messenger   —  The new preview version of AOL Instant Messenger raised privacy concerns for us when it was first introduced, first because it started storing more logs of communications and second, because it apparently scanned all private IMs for URLs and pre-fetched any URLs found in them.
Jan 4, 2012, 7:20 PMIn context
Mark M. Jaycox / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
New Agreement Between the United States and Europe Will Compromise the Privacy Rights of International Travelers   —  The European Parliament will vote soon on an agreement to formalize US procedures for retaining and providing EU based Passenger Name Record (PNR) data of EU and US citizens traveling into …
Dec 22, 2011, 9:50 AMIn context
Corynne McSherry / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Ninth Circuit Puts Lump of Coal in UMG's Stocking, Affirms DMCA Safe Harbors for Veoh   —  Today the Ninth Circuit handed the Internet a bittersweet and crucial victory by affirming a district court's holding that the safe harbors created by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) …
Dec 20, 2011, 5:05 PMIn context
Electronic Frontier Foundation:
An Open Letter From Internet Engineers to the U.S. Congress   —  An Open Letter From Internet Engineers to the U.S. Congress  —  Today, a group of 83 prominent Internet inventors and engineers sent an open letter to members of the United States Congress, stating their opposition to the SOPA …
Dec 15, 2011, 10:25 AMIn context
Katitza Rodriguez / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
SOPA undermines the U.S. in its negotiations for a free, open Internet   —  SOPA undermines the U.S. in its negotiations for a free, open Internet  —  Yesterday, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) approved an influential Recommendation on Principles for Internet Policy Making [pdf].
Dec 15, 2011, 4:35 AMIn context

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