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Archive for 2011/04/09
Each month, studios such as Magnolia Pictures and IFC release a crop of first-run features on demand before they hit theatersPosted: 2011/04/09 in Education / Awareness, New Business Models, Tech Evolution
David Cameron’s media and strategy adviser Steve Hilton is married to Rachel Whetstone, Google’s Head of CommunicationsPosted: 2011/04/09 in Copyright, Education / Awareness, Google, Public Policy
Google was urging Britain to throw away decades if not centuries of intellectual copyright while at the same time lobbying governments all over the world in a bid to drive a coach and horses through the laws. Google may have won over the hearts and minds of the Prime Minister and his aides, but all over the world it is increasingly recognised that the search engine is like a giant vacuum cleaner parasitically sucking up content from media companies, publishers, film makers and musicians without paying anything back into the creative process that produces such high cost entertainment.
At the same time it is controlling the advertising slots on the web in its own pursuit of profit. And despite the fact that it generates billions of pounds of income in Europe this unwelcome guest, which has located its European operation in low tax Ireland, paid just £9 million tax in Europe last year.
Feds: 4th Amendment Shouldn’t Apply To Online Emails Because… That Would Make Us Have To Work HarderPosted: 2011/04/09 in Education / Awareness, Enforcement, Privacy / Data Protection, Public Policy
We will work towards an extension of protection that will strengthen the musicians and record companies’ rights
County Clerk in Waukesha County suddenly found 14,315 votes, with the vast majority that didn’t make the initial count. She claims that they weren’t counted because she “failed to save the results” in the computer system. She also said that this kind of “human error” is “common in this process”Posted: 2011/04/09 in Education / Awareness, Public Policy
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev to demand that Russian law enforcement officials look into the reason why his LiveJournal blog was taken offline for a whole hour due to a denial of service attackPosted: 2011/04/09 in Cybercrime, Education / Awareness, Network Security, Public Policy
Phorm’s DPI solution, which tracked the private website visits of BT’s customers for use in targeted (behavioural) advertising campaigns, was used by the ISP several times over the period and without gaining express consent from broadband users
Niels Elgaard Larsen, Chairman of the IT-Political Association, suggested ‘enhanced browser malware filtering’