stories from August 14th, 2012


by Mike Masnick

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copyright, criminal, liabiity, linking, rojadirecta

flava works, puerto 80


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boston, cabs, gps, livery, massachusetts, rides, weights and measures



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criminals, domains, seizing domains, seizures

Free Speech

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anonymity, free speech, shelby county

commercial appeal

Legal Issues

by Leigh Beadon

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anton vickerman, conspiracy, uk

fact, surfthechannel


by Mike Masnick

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blocking, copyright, india, overblocking


Too Much Free Time

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honey badger, ncaa rules, trademark, tyrann mathieu

lsu, ncaa


by Eric Goldman

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citations, defamation, gizmodo, sarcasm

gawker, peep technology


by Zachary Knight

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hostage works, orphan works, rescuing, sci-fi

signularity & co

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10:32 Daily Deal: Keysmart Key Organizer (3)
09:29 FBI Spent $1.3 Million To Not Even Learn The Details Of The iPhone Hack... So Now It Says It Can't Tell Apple (25)
08:32 Reputation Management Revolution: Fake News Sites And Even Faker DMCA Notices (15)
06:37 The Cable Industry Threatens To Sue If FCC Tries To Bring Competition To Cable Set Top Boxes (23)
03:30 USTR: Foreign Governments Engaging In Censorship And Rights Abuses Should Add IP Enforcement To Their 'To Do' Lists (12)


23:23 Chevron Lobbied For Corporate Sovereignty Rights In TAFTA/TTIP To Act As 'Environmental Deterrent' (21)
17:00 DailyDirt: Personal Mobility Devices (4)
15:36 Annoying Windows 10 Update Request Highlights Its Annoying-Ness On Live Weather Broadcast (90)
14:06 Game Critic Keeps YouTube Vids Ad-Free By Creating ContentID Feeding Frenzy (20)
12:39 Techdirt Reading List: How To Fix Copyright (8)
11:39 Lessons From Prince's Legacy And Struggle With Digital Music Markets (17)
10:38 So Much For The Fifth Amendment: Man Jailed For Seven Months For Not Turning Over Password (130)
10:33 Daily Deal: Adobe Digital Photography Training Bundle (1)
09:30 Even The Surveillance-Loving Wall Street Journal Is Bashing The FBI For Its War With Apple (13)
08:31 Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood Withdraws Google Subpoena As Google Appeals Court Ruling (24)
06:29 Nervous About Regulatory Action, Comcast Bumps Usage Caps To One Terabyte Per Month (54)
03:24 Blizzard Pretends IP Made It Kill Fan Server (35)


23:23 Priceline Throws A Fit And Sues USPTO For Not Granting Them Trademark (25)
17:00 DailyDirt: A Mars Mission By 2018?! (14)
15:33 House Votes Unanimously In Favor Of Requiring A Warrant To Search Emails (24)
14:04 Roku CEO Kisses Up To Comcast, Supports Opposition To Cable Set Top Box Competition (15)
12:46 Rhode Island Attorney General Pushing For A State-Level CFAA That Will Turn Researchers, Whistleblowers Into Criminals (22)
11:38 And Out Come The Wolves: Now Getty Images Files EU Antitrust Complaint Against Google About Image Piracy (58)
10:38 Brazilian Media Giant Realizes It Can Use The DMCA To Censor Criticism Of Its Coverage (7)
10:33 Daily Deal: BOBINE Chargers Roundup (0)
09:32 Thank Snowden, As NSA Estimates He Singlehandedly Sped Up Encryption Adoption By 7 Years (26)
08:32 Yet Another Court Says FBI's Hacking Tool In Child Porn Case Was An Illegal Search (18)
06:21 As Broadband Usage Caps Expand, Complaints To The FCC Skyrocket (32)
03:21 Rep. Goodlatte Promises 'Consensus' Copyright Reform Proposals Soon (33)


23:23 Monster Corporate Sovereignty Ruling Against Russia Overturned By Dutch Court, But It's Hard To Tell Whether It's Over Yet (16)
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