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If You're In Silicon Valley, Come Talk With Rep. Jason Chaffetz About How We Prevent Another SOPA

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As many of you remember from the SOPA debates in Congress, one of the loudest voices speaking out against the bill was Rep. Jason Chaffetz. His repeated admonition in the House Judiciary Committee concerning how ridiculous it was to proceed without hearing from actual technical experts -- i.e., "the nerds"...
If You're In Silicon Valley, Come Talk With Rep. Jason Chaffetz About How We Prevent Another SOPA

MPAA CTO Jumps Ship To Internet Society, An Opponent Of Greater Online Copyright Enforcement

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Back in January, the day before the big anti-SOPA blackout, I was on a panel at the Congressional Internet Caucus' State of the Net event, and one of the other panelists was the MPAA's Chief Technology Policy Officer, Paul Brigner. Brigner had been somewhat vocal in defending the MPAA's position...
MPAA CTO Jumps Ship To Internet Society, An Opponent Of Greater Online Copyright Enforcement

Net neutrality bill looms if court voids FCC order

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If a federal appeals court strikes down the Federal Communications Commission's open Internet rules later this year, lawmakers will again press for legislation to codify the principle of net neutrality, a prominent House Democrat said on Tuesday. In a keynote address here at the annual State of the Net...
Net neutrality bill looms if court voids FCC order

The strange resurrection of Net neutrality

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At the annual meeting of the Congressional Internet Caucus, the only issue that appeared likely to appear soon on lawmakers' agenda was an old one -- Net neutrality. [Read more]...
The strange resurrection of Net neutrality

MPAA: BitTorrent is the Best Way to Pirate Movies and TV-Shows

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Nearly a month ago the six-strikes anti-piracy system was launched in the United States by the Center for Copyright Information (CCI), but aside from a traffic boost at VPN providers and proxies, we haven’t heard much about it since. Earlier this month several people connected to the CCI presented their...
MPAA: BitTorrent is the Best Way to Pirate Movies and TV-Shows
Requiring a warrant to use cell tower location data would 'cripple' criminal investigations, says the DOJ
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