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ISPs sound ready to sue over FCC’s "third way"

FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski doesn't see why net neutrality needs to be contentious. His new "third way" approach to the issue, announced yesterday, was meant to be a big tent that could bring...

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Friday, May 7th, 2010 Net News No Comments

File Sharers Wanted, Robin Hoods Needed

Get involved in the Don’t Disconnect Us Campaign and fight anti-file sharing plans Don’t let Mandelson disconnect your internet! If you read P2PON or follow what’s happening in the p2p file sharing world...

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Wednesday, January 20th, 2010 Net News No Comments

Gumtree comes over all queer in blocking ‘offensive language’

Ad site highlights sticky issue of self-definition Comment   Online small adster Gumtree appears to be a bit squeamish about ads containing words such as "queer".…

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Sunday, December 6th, 2009 Net News No Comments

Anti-Piracy Group Refuses Bait, DRM Breaker Goes To Police

At the end of October, a Danish citizen took drastic action to draw attention to some restrictive and seemingly contradictory copyright legislation. Henrik Anderson told TorrentFreak that in order to force his government’s...

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Tuesday, December 1st, 2009 Net News No Comments

Supremes wrestle with business method, software patents

For the first time in a generation, the nation's highest court on Monday pondered the question of which inventions are eligible for patent protection. For the petitioner, Bernard Bilski, the issue was whether...

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Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 Net News No Comments