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.
Internet firm AOL hopes to tap further into programmed video advertising with the acquisition of Adap.tv.
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
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 Indonesian Internet Service Provider Association says move helps operators expand legal music downloads and protect local music industry, according to report.
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.
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.
Netflix's CEO likens DVD by-mail rentals now to what AOL dial-up Internet was in the early 2000s.
Internet industry body the Communications Alliance has sought to intervene in the iiNet-AFACT High Court legal stoush because the case "carries with it enormous risks not just for iiNet but for the entire internet industry", CEO John Stanton explained today.
An R18+ classification for computer games is long overdue in Australia and internet filtering based on the Interpol blacklist is "reasonable enough", says legal expert Peter Black. However, he does have concerns.
New agreement allows Internet users in China to stream and download legal music for free, as the Chinese search giant promises to eliminate pirated search links.
Mass lawsuits of copyright violators based solely on Internet Protocol addresses hits a legal roadblock.
Google and Facebook among Internet giants that are planning legal action against French government over data policy forcing these companies to retain users' personal information for a year.
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