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Radar OSMER with colors on the map represent the presence and intensity of the rains in real time.Copyright data by ARPA FVG - s.o.c....

January 1, 2015 By Josip Mihovilovi

Legal tips for engaging datacentres

When signing on a new datacentre provider, businesses and government should get their lawyers to check over the three key areas of physical security, data security and copyright, according to Baker and McKenzie partner James Halliday.

April 15, 2012 by


Precision Trolling Data is for anglers who need to know the specific depths they are trolling for individual lures. The data for this...

September 24, 2013 By Meister Plans

NY City Parking

Find easily in few seconds the closest parking or central parking in New York : Data Mapp locate you and, give all the Parkings Facilities,...

October 9, 2012 By MDE Crative 360

Ireland drops three-strikes policy, reports say

Irish broadband users should no longer be subject to a three-strikes disconnection policy over apparent copyright infringement, as reports suggest the country's data protection chief has ruled the policy to be unlawful.The ruling was reported on Sunday.

December 19, 2011 by

ISP code a US-style privacy sell-out

Some may welcome it as a conciliatory and positive step towards resolving disputes between ISPs and copyright holders, but the industry's new code of practice also turns Australia away from the privacy protections of its European heritage, and towards an American-style regime where privacy is less sacred than commercial interests.

November 27, 2011 by

Swiss fileshare software broke DP law, says court

Software which identified unauthorised music uploaders broke data protection law, a Swiss court has found.Logistep's File Sharing Monitor software represented too much of an intrusion into the privacy of affected people, when balanced against the interests of copyright holders, the court found.

September 13, 2010 by

AFACT didn't explain notices to iiNet

On the morning of the third day of the Australian Federation Against Copyright Theft (AFACT) appeal against the iiNet copyright case verdict, iiNet barrister Richard Cobden said that the federation had passed infringing customer data to iiNet without explaining it.

August 3, 2010

Vic Govt limited Google's bushfire map

The Victorian Government's refusal to provide data for Google's bushfire map mashup limited its scope and highlighted glaring problems with Crown copyright provisions, the search giant's top Australian engineer said yesterday.

February 11, 2009 by

Viacom vs YouTube exposes Google's data retention policy

In the ongoing litigation between Viacom and YouTube (Google) over alleged copyright infringement, a US court has ruled that Google must divulge the viewing habits of every user who has ever watched any video on YouTube. The one thing that bothers me more than the court ruling itself, however, is the fact that Google retains this amount of user data in the first place.

July 3, 2008 by

We don't need no stinkin' survey

In today's Education IT blog, I came across Surveys 101: Guarantee privacy when asking about illegal activity and was somewhat amused by the fact that the GAO is surveying American colleges and universities for data about illegal file sharing (copyright infringement, for those of us who are not afraid to call it what it is).  They actually expect institutions across America to put themselves at legal risk by sharing such information outside any framework of confidentiality.

July 27, 2006 by

New Sony media reads 4x faster

Sony has announced a new range of removable flash memory cards designed to read data four times faster than current memory media, the company said in a release today. The new range also sports the MagicGate security technology which provides secure data transfer and playback of commercial and digital content requiring copyright protection.

March 29, 2004 by

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