Posts Tagged ‘Law’

NSA Can Eavesdrop If It Wants To

April 3rd, 2008
Hackers and nerds have talked about this issue for years. The idea that there is no such thing as real security so long as corporations put in back doors for agencies like the NSA to have access to people's information at will. Cryptome reports that the US National Security ...

Victory For Privacy and Free Speech

February 8th, 2008
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Ask.com Eraser (Privacy) vs. Google

December 13th, 2007
Ask.com's move is brilliant from a marketing standpoint Lately, it seems Google has turned to the dark side on several levels. If you're politically savvy, you know there is a serious problem with government invading our private lives. Now, the CEO of Ask.com is fighting back. Ask.com is ...

Google turns to the dark side

December 13th, 2007
The NY Times Bits blog has an interesting story about Google's recent trouble with the law.  It sounds like Google might be in trouble and it's kind of sad because they've had such a great reputation over the years due to adhering to their "do no evil" philosophy. Life changes when ...

House Passes “SAFE Act”

December 6th, 2007
House Democrats rushed and passed legislation related to regulating the Internet that is an obscene abuse of political power. House passes "Safe Act" The SAFE Act requires that anyone providing an "electronic communication service" or "remote computing service" to the public who learns about the transmission or storage of information about ...

Big Brother has a new name

December 4th, 2007
It's called Facebook Throughout the week, countless articles have been released that attack the founder of Facebook for alleged theft of code that helped create the latest social online phenomena. All sorts of dirty laundry have been aired regarding the 23 year old Harvard grad and owner of Facebook. It's alleged ...

MPAA violates copyright law

December 4th, 2007
Revenge of the nerds: MPAA violates the law, infringes copyright with it's spy software The MPAA's "University Toolkit" --universities have been asked by the MPAA to install spying software in their networks to monitor student behavior. The measure was taken as the MPAA and RIAA are continuing to crack down ...

Did Apple and AT&T Infringe Patents?

December 3rd, 2007
Apple and AT&T on Monday, were sued for violating patents held by Klausner Technologies. The lawsuit alleges that both companies were infringing on patented technology by offering Visual Voicemail service to iPhone customers. According to Apple Insider, Klausner is seeking damages and future royalties estimated at $360 million. ...

Karl Rove Abused Geeks To Cover Tracks

December 2nd, 2007
Karl Rove's under fire for calling on nerds to cover his tracks The head of the federal agency investigating Karl Rove's White House political operation is facing allegations that he improperly deleted computer files during another probe, using a private computer-help company, Geeks on Call. This is a pretty big issue that ...

A Network You Can Trust, Amazon.com

November 29th, 2007
Kudos to Amazon, Inc., shame on AT&T for betraying our trust. I've been beyond angry at the "network you can trust -- AT&T" over its willingness to open up customer records, bills, and Internet activity to the government. I've never been a sucker for the "if you aren't doing ...