The broad definition of a 'network' in new national security legislation could give Australia's top spy agency access to just about every computer on the internet, according to legal experts.
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Aereo has concocted a new legal plan to try to bring its internet TV service back to life.
Seven internet service and communications providers worldwide have filed a legal complaint against the UK's GCHQ spy agency in the wake of the NSA scandal.
Bitcoin sorta legal in CA, NSA transparency report, and Internet voting fails in Norway [Government IT Week]
Internet voting fails in Norway (and if it won't work there, it probably won't work anywhere). If you're living on the left coast, you can now, at least semi-legally buy your weed with bitcoin, and the DNI releases a transparency report. No, that's not a joke. We report the news here, bucko.
Google's legal director stressed that the Internet giant's ninth Transparency Report hones in on requests related to criminal investigations during the second half of 2013.
Uber and Airbnb are examples of a larger phenomenon, that Internet users often think they are operating outside of the legal concept of commerce. They aren't.
In support of the government's planned default Internet porn filter, UK regulators will ask banks and creditors to cut off business with legal, foreign adult websites for not having "adequate" age checks.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore has issued its Technology Risk Management Guidelines, which will expand beyond Internet banking and carry more legal weight and consequences.
If modifications on a draft bill are approved, telcos will be able to limit internet speeds and access to certain services
The European Commission's antitrust watchdogs have raided the offices of a number of European "internet connectivity providers".
The Fair Trade Commission has held on-site inspections and collected documents from the headquarters of the operator of popular portal, Naver, to investigate accusations of unfair business practices.
Turns out the Internet giant might be able to settle its storied antitrust suit with the European Union without a fine.
Under intolerable legal pressure, brilliant, but depressed, hacker and Internet freedom advocate Aaron Swartz took his own life. We should strive to prevent this from happening to anyone else.
The U.S. government is preparing an antitrust case against Google over its search monopoly, reports say, and could issue a formal complaint in the coming weeks.
The Indonesian Internet Service Provider Association says move helps operators expand legal music downloads and protect local music industry, according to report.
A U.S. Senate committee could start an antitrust investigation against Microsoft, after the Redmond software giant said Internet Explorer 10 would be the only desktop browser in its upcoming tablet operating system.
The iiNet High Court copyright decision doesn't give internet service providers (ISPs) a free pass on authorisation of copyright infringement over BitTorrent, legal experts have stated.
Chinese government vows faster, cheaper Internet access to more users, amid complaints over high prices and low service standards by near-monopoly, report says.
European regulators are looking to settle what could be a lengthy antitrust case between Apple and e-book publishers, as U.S. authorities continue to move towards formal legal action.
The new industry piracy proposal will help shield internet service providers (ISPs) from further lawsuits from copyright holders, according to legal experts, but questions still remain over costs and potential effectiveness.
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