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11.11.15
US prisons allegedly record more inmate calls than they should (update: response)
11.11.15

US prisons allegedly record more inmate calls than they should (update: response)

It might not just be everyday people who've been subject to illegal surveillance -- prisoners may...

By J. Fingas,   11.11.15
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08.31.15
Those Netflix movies you lost just went to Hulu
08.31.15

Those Netflix movies you lost just went to Hulu

Films from Paramount, MGM and Lionsgate will soon stream to a much smaller audience.

By S. Dent,   08.31.15
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06.18.15
Major indie labels are not happy with Apple Music
06.18.15

Major indie labels are not happy with Apple Music

Smaller record labels are unhappy with Apple Music, so much so that some big-name artists may be u...

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12.08.14
Judges rule that UK spying doesn't violate human rights
12.08.14

Judges rule that UK spying doesn't violate human rights

British spies may be peeking into webcams and modifying internet traffic, but all that is above bo...

By J. Fingas,   12.08.14
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12.01.14
How to stop Yahoo from cashing in on your Flickr images
12.01.14

How to stop Yahoo from cashing in on your Flickr images

If you post Flickr images with a commercial-use creative commons license, Yahoo has a little surpr...

By S. Dent,   12.01.14
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04.23.14
Brazil passes an internet bill of rights enshrining net neutrality and privacy
04.23.14

Brazil passes an internet bill of rights enshrining net neutrality and privacy

While the world has been deciding who governs the internet, Brazil has been busy establishing inte...

By J. Fingas,   04.23.14
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04.08.14
Court rules that the EU's data retention law violates privacy rights
04.08.14

Court rules that the EU's data retention law violates privacy rights

The European Union has argued that telecom companies must hold on to internet and phone records fo...

By J. Fingas,   04.08.14
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03.12.14
The inventor of the web wants you to help create an internet bill of rights
03.12.14

The inventor of the web wants you to help create an internet bill of rights

The web has changed a lot in the 25 years since Tim Berners-Lee first proposed its underlying tech...

By J. Fingas,   03.12.14
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