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ICANN Aims To Help Brands With Domain Trademark Clearinghouse

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ICANN, the agency that oversees the domain name system, is planning to launch what it calls a Trademark Clearinghouse next month to help companies and individuals protect their rights as new top-level domains roll out later this year. According to ICANN’s announcement, the clearinghouse will... Please visit Marketing Land for...
ICANN Aims To Help Brands With Domain Trademark Clearinghouse

ICANN's trademark clearinghouse to launch Tuesday

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As the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers launches a new trademark clearinghouse on Tuesday, businesses that own trademarks should consider getting involved in the program, some ICANN watchers said....
ICANN's trademark clearinghouse to launch Tuesday

Twitter will censor tweets, but will try really hard not to

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Twitter said Thursday that it has made changes to its network that will allow it to remove tweets in a specific country if required to do so by law, but assured users that it will try hard to avoid having to do so because “the tweets must flow” —...
Twitter will censor tweets, but will try really hard not to

Stanford's Cookie Clearinghouse adds another layer of security to web browsers

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People are becoming more vigilant when it comes to online privacy, so Stanford University's new initiative couldn't have come at a better time. The project, called Cookie Clearinghouse, will curate catalogues of websites whose cookies browsers should or shouldn't allow. As designed, it works along with a Safari-like patch...
Stanford's Cookie Clearinghouse adds another layer of security to web browsers

ICANN Boss: We're Not Ready To Launch These Half-Baked New gTLDs, So Let's Launch Them

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We've talked about the fact that the whole "generic top level domain" (gTLD) process was hopelessly corrupt, as it was more or less driven by those who sought to profit from the system -- folks who ran (or hoped to run) domain registration offerings. And, the entire thing seemed based...
ICANN Boss: We're Not Ready To Launch These Half-Baked New gTLDs, So Let's Launch Them

ICANN's trademark clearinghouse to launch Tuesday

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As the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers launches a new trademark clearinghouse on Tuesday, businesses that own trademarks should consider getting involved in the program, some ICANN watchers said. ICANN is launching the clearinghouse as a way for trademark owners to protect their intellectual property as the...
ICANN's trademark clearinghouse to launch Tuesday

DOJ Signs New Rules To Let Intelligence Officials Access, Store And Search More Info About US Citizens

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Remember earlier this week when the NSA's boss Keith Alexander tried to shoot down reports that it was storing and datamining all sorts of communications info about Americans (despite a mandate that says the NSA can't spy on Americans?). Yeah. So then there's this news: The Obama administration is moving...
DOJ Signs New Rules To Let Intelligence Officials Access, Store And Search More Info About US Citizens

ICANN's New Trademark 'Clearinghouse' Resembles Mobsters' 'Insurance' Program

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We've pointed out for years that ICANN's new "top level domains" programs often feel much more like a way to shake down trademark holders who feel the need to buy each and every new domain with their trademarked names, just to prevent anyone else from getting them. Now, ICANN has...
ICANN's New Trademark 'Clearinghouse' Resembles Mobsters' 'Insurance' Program

Mobile barcode breakthrough means we may soon see them everywhere

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Mobile barcodes seem to be about to go mainstream, with Nokia and Sony Ericsson pre-installing barcode readers on many of their handsets. Barcodes in mobile are generally used to retrieve web content. For example a barcode on a poster can be scanned and used to retrieve a web page where...
Mobile barcode breakthrough means we may soon see them everywhere
Copyright Holders Ask Google To Take Down Their Own Takedown Notices

Underwriters Lab acquires sustainable ranking site GoodGuide

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A business division of Underwriters Laboratories has acquired GoodGuide, a Valley startup that has developed a ranking system for products based around environmental, humanitarian and health scores. While the companies didn’t release terms of the deal, UL is one of the oldest and most active product safety certification companies. GoodGuide,...
Underwriters Lab acquires sustainable ranking site GoodGuide

Does Reddit Help or Harm in a Crisis?

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Social media site Reddit became a clearinghouse for those who wanted to participate in identifying suspects at the Boston Marathon....
Does Reddit Help or Harm in a Crisis?

Roboinvest, ‘Trading for the Rest of Us,’ Booms After Debut of One-Click Copy Trading

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Mr. Giles. (Bloomberg) Roboinvest, which lets ordinary folks follow each others' trades in real-time, booted up at the end of January with a partnership with amateur trading clearinghouse E*TRADE. The startup has processed $2.5 million in trades and grown to 1,300 users since then, founder Michael Giles told Betabeat, with...
Roboinvest, ‘Trading for the Rest of Us,’ Booms After Debut of One-Click Copy Trading

Reflections on the Recent Boston Crisis

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by /u/Shitty_WatercolourAfter some reflection we want to share our thoughts about the reddit activity during the recent crisis in Boston. We all need to look at what happened and make sure that in the future we do everything we can to help and not hinder crisis situations.During the tragedy and...
Reflections on the Recent Boston Crisis

AT&T launches VoteHub, brings the presidential election to your pocket

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Need yet another constant stream of election information? AT&T's joined up with the Pew Center to bring election coverage to your pocket, courtesy of VoteHub. The new app is a "nonpartisan clearinghouse for essential voter information," including candidate info, AP press coverage, election results and the requisite social sharing...
AT&T launches VoteHub, brings the presidential election to your pocket

Same hacker may have targeted Ars, reporter Krebs, and Wired's Honan

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Security reporter Brian Krebs has uncovered some details about one of the people tied to the denial of service attack on his site and the fraudulent 911 call that brought armed police to Krebs' doorstep. It turns out the hacker may have delivered grief to another technology reporter not...
Same hacker may have targeted Ars, reporter Krebs, and Wired's Honan
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