Tech

Russian Orthodox Activists Want ISPs to Block Facebook

Just days after Russia passed an Internet blacklist law, a religious group is now trying to block social networking site

Mexico Signs onto ACTA

After numerous set-backs, the European Commission rejecting ACTA (Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement) and other countries backing away as a result, it

Magnotta Case Used to Sell Canadian Surveillance Legislation – Memo’s

Newly found memo’s suggest that the Minister for Public Safety Vic Teows was trying to use the Luka Rocco Magnotta

HTTPS Everywhere Enables you to Encrypt your Browsing

A Firefox and Chrome extension that encrypts your webpages. HTTPS Everywhere is an extension for Firefox and Chrome that encrypts

John Clancy Denies ACTA CETA Connection, But Criticism Persists

After the leaking of the IP chapter of the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), officials were once again on

Russia Passes Internet Censorship Laws

Russia is the latest country to enact laws that allows it to censor the Internet. The Russian version of Wikiepedia

CETA Intellectual Property Chapter Leaks for All to See

ACTA (Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement) may have died in Europe for now, but CETA (Comprehensive Economic and trade Agreement) is still

Petition Surfaces to Restore Copyright Term to 28 Years in US

One of the many flaws of copyright is that the term is, as far as most people who are living

Are TPP Negotiators Adding Consumer Protections to Agreement?

After the collapse of ACTA (Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement) in Europe, many wondered what the implications would be including the implications

5 Online Payment Software Alternatives to PayPal

5 online payment software alternatives that allow you to manage online and mobile payments. If you conduct any kind of

In Response to Ewan Morrison’s Sky is Falling Piece on ACTA’s Death

After ACTA (Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement) was killed in Europe, many were applauding the secretive agreements demise. One ACTA supporter, Ewan

La Quadrature Du Net – Let’s Build Better Copyright Laws

After what many call as the death blow to Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) thanks to an overwhelming rejection in the

European Parliament Overwhelmingly Rejects ACTA 478 – 39

After years of tension and drama surrounding the infamous secretive Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA), a vote by the European Parliament

Fight Piracy By Cutting Off Ad Revenue – Google

There’s been numerous ways of fighting piracy that has been proposed in the past. One study was conducted by BAE

Canadian Copyright Reform Bill Receives Royal Assent and Reflections

After years of back and forth between the Canadian public and the Canadian government and foreign interests, Canadian copyright reform

Demand Progress Files Brief in MegaUpload Case

Demand Progress has filed a legal brief, joining the many in call to permit users who used MegaUpload legally to

Chrome Remote Desktop BETA: Chrome Extension for Free Remote PC Access

Google Chrome browser extension allows you to access other computers remotely or allow another user to access your computer securely over

Copyright Used to Censor Enbridge Pipeline Satirical Criticism

A cartoonist is currently witnessing what is commonly referred to as the Streisand effect. Over the last week, a cartoonist

Australian Committee Recommends Against Ratifying ACTA

ACTA (Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement) has certainly been at the receiving end of numerous heavy blows. The heaviest are coming from

NZ Court Rules Warrant Against MegaUpload Invalid, Evidence Removal Illegal

The FBI and major multinational corporations were dealt with a heavy blow in the MegaUpload case. A New Zealand court