stories from May 23rd, 2012

Patents

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
patent troll, shopping cart

Companies:
kelora systems, licensing, openmarket, soverain


Patents

by Glyn Moody


Filed Under:
access to medicine, drugs, generics, india, tpp

Companies:
bayer, cipla, natco


Green Tech

by Michael Ho


Filed Under:
autonomous, cars, city planning, garages, nyc, parking


Privacy

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
cispa, cybersecurity, privacy is awesome, ron wyden


Politics

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
mpaa, obama, ron kirk, ron wyden, tpp, transparency, ustr


Copyright

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
dmca, rick astley, rickroll, takedown

Companies:
avg technologies, youtube


Legal Issues

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
android, api, java

Companies:
google, oracle


(Mis)Uses of Technology

by Glyn Moody


Filed Under:
moore's law, screening, streaming, video

Companies:
google, youtube


Privacy

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
cispa, cybersecurity, overreaction, ron wyden


Free

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
nih, open access, petition, research, white house


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Friday

00:04 TAFTA/TTIP: What Are The Benefits? What Are The Costs? (8)

Thursday

20:06 Court Rules MoveOn.org Can Use LA Slogan To Criticize Bobby Jindal (8)
17:00 DailyDirt: How Old Can People Get? (10)
15:47 Nike, Huge IP Proponent, Blatantly Infringes Shawne Merriman's Trademark (9)
14:29 Eli Lilly Enlists Congress In Fight Against Canada For Refusing Patent On Useless Drug (46)
13:27 Square Enix: DRM Is Here To Stay (40)
12:22 Court Rightly Finds That GoDaddy Isn't Liable For Revenge Porn Site (31)
11:23 Recently Departed Founder Of Russia's Facebook Says Gov't Demanded Data On Ukrainian Protestors (7)
10:20 Connecticut Lawmakers Push 'Knockout Game' Bill, Citing Various 'Feelings' As Evidence Something Must Be Done (32)
09:16 Textile Company Drags A Bunch Of Clothing Companies To Court Over Copyrighted Stripe Pattern (30)
08:02 LA Sheriff's Dept. On New Surveillance Program: We Knew The Public Wouldn't Like It, So We Kept It A Secret (42)
06:49 Snowden Asks Putin Live On TV If Russia Carries Out Mass Surveillance; But Why? (64)
05:39 Washington Post Editorial Board Deploys A Bunch Of Bad Arguments In Its Defense Of The Comcast Merger (14)
03:38 Do Nature's Publishers Even Read Their Own Articles About Open Access? (19)
00:08 How Corporate Sovereignty Threatens Democracy (38)

Wednesday

20:04 Tom Lehrer, Culture And Copyright After Death (23)
17:00 DailyDirt: Modern Dating (7)
15:42 Canadian 'Digital Privacy' Bill Actually Puts Everyone's Privacy At Risk; Will Be A Boon To Trolls (19)
14:41 Travesty: Supreme Court (And Senate) Deny SCOTUSblog A Press Pass (28)
13:38 NYPD Update: Stop-And-Frisk Now Under Federal Oversight; Muslim-Spying 'Demographics Unit' Disbanded (8)
12:38 Court Declares That, Yes, Bloggers Are Media (8)
11:36 Did You Retweet The USAir Pornographic Tweet? You May Have Violated New Jersey's Revenge Porn Law (23)
10:30 Court Says That Tweeting Someone Is 'F**king Crazy' Is Not Libelous (9)
09:25 Microsoft And Sony Double Down On Patent Trolling; Dump More Cash Into Intellectual Ventures (11)
08:10 Recording Industry Wants To Have It Both Ways When It Comes To Pre-1972 Recordings (58)
06:53 Lavabit Loses Its Appeal For Mucking Up Basic Procedural Issues Early On (26)
05:23 Find The Big Fib In The NSA's Lack Of Concern For Foreigners (34)
03:16 Los Angeles Law Enforcement Looking To Crowdsource Surveillance (35)
00:11 First Phase Of Security Audit Finds Vulnerabilities But No Backdoors In TrueCrypt Encryption Software (11)

Tuesday

20:05 Google May Consider Giving A Boost To Encrypted Sites (52)
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