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Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Obama's NSA Reform Scorecard   —  Will Obama Hit the Mark on Real NSA Reform?
Jan 17, 2014, 2:25 PMIn context
Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Google Removes Vital Privacy Feature From Android, Claiming Its Release Was Accidental   —  Yesterday, we published a blog post lauding an extremely important app privacy feature that was added in Android 4.3.  That feature allows users to install apps while preventing the app …
Dec 13, 2013, 12:40 PMIn context
Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Encrypt the Web Report: Who's Doing What   —  We've asked the companies in our Who Has Your Back Program what they are doing to bolster encryption in light of the NSA's unlawful surveillance of your communications.  We're pleased to see that four companies—Dropbox, Google, SpiderOak and Sonic.net …
Nov 20, 2013, 3:40 PMIn context
Corynne McSherry / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Court Upholds Legality of Google Books: Tremendous Victory for Fair Use and the Public Interest   —  It's a good day for fair use and sane copyright law.  After years of litigation, Judge Denny Chin has ruled that the Google Books project does not infringe copyright.
Nov 14, 2013, 6:05 PMIn context
Electronic Frontier Foundation:
TPP Leak Confirms the Worst: US Negotiators Still Trying to Trade Away Internet Freedoms   —  After years of secret trade negotiations over the future of intellectual property rights (and limits on those rights), the public gets a chance to looks at the results.
Nov 13, 2013, 8:05 PMIn context
Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Lodsys settled for nothing with Kaspersky Lab to avoid a ruling on the merits of its claims   —  Patent Troll Lodsys Settles for Nothing to Avoid Trial  —  Today we learned just how determined the patent troll Lodsys is to avoid a ruling on the merits of its claims.
Oct 2, 2013, 10:05 PMIn context
Parker Higgins / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Copyright Industries Pushing for Search Engine “Voluntary Agreements,” Despite Risks to Users   —  A Congressional hearing and a glossy new paper published yesterday by the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) both underscore a major push by the copyright lobby to establish extra-legal …
Sep 19, 2013, 9:05 PMIn context
Trevor Timm / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Hundreds of Pages of NSA Spying Documents to be Released As Result of EFF Lawsuit   —  In a major victory in one of EFF's Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuits, the Justice Department conceded yesterday that it will release hundreds of pages of documents, including FISA court opinions …
Sep 5, 2013, 12:15 PMIn context
Electronic Frontier Foundation:
NSA Spying: The Three Pillars of Government Trust Have Fallen   —  With each recent revelation about the NSA's spying programs government officials have tried to reassure the American people that all three branches of government—the Executive branch, the Judiciary branch, and the Congress …
Aug 16, 2013, 4:30 AMIn context
Dan Auerbach / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Google Fiber Continues Awful ISP Tradition of Banning “Servers”   —  In a Wired piece published recently, Ryan Singel assails Google's newfound hypocrisy when it comes to net neutrality.  And he's right.  Having spent many years fighting to stop Internet Service Providers (ISPs) …
Aug 13, 2013, 1:55 AMIn context

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Microsoft:
Making gaming accessible to all  —  Read the story behind the new Xbox Adaptive Controller, which will make gaming accessible to people with a broad range of disabilities.
eero:
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IBM:
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