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MsLods’ news round-up: law + technology

Copyright

Why Aereo matters to the cloud.  | DisCo Project | http://bit.ly/1gpvsvT

Getty Images not quite free to use.  | Legal Genealogist | http://bit.ly/OtitDe

Music Rights Australia backs Brandis’ copyright crackdown. | ZDNet |  http://zd.net/1cZcoo9

Defamation & media law

Who benefits from deregulating the media? | New Matilda | http://bit.ly/Njkm4O

Gina Rinehart ordered to pay Fairfax journalist’s legal costs.  | ABC News | http://ab.co/1e6BhSs

The tweet that cost $105,000. | Sydney Morning Herald | http://bit.ly/1g0eCJQ

Privacy & information security

Target (US) executive resigns after data breach.  | New York Times | http://nyti.ms/1g0cdir

Asylum seekers across Australia launch legal appeals following data breach. | The Guardian | http://bit.ly/1gpmC1p

Apple keeps turning Bluetooth on when you update your iPhone.  |  Forbes | http://onforb.es/1irxtNc

What a croc: NT data retention proposal ‘overreach’.  | ZDNet | http://zd.net/1gBLgwg

Metadata project reveals privacy risks.  | ABC World Today | http://ab.co/1iQFhL6

Technology

The Indian sanitary pad revolutionary. | BBC News | http://bbc.in/1cLQNF1

“Any idea with the power to transform the world won’t make much sense at first.” The first time I saw the web.  | Scott Berkun  | http://bit.ly/1gBGKOq

Strictly algorithm: How news finds people in the Facebook and Twitter age. | The Guardian | http://bit.ly/PF3Ded

Through the watching glass. | Medium | http://bit.ly/1eGifiL

Telecommunications

It’s the 25th anniversary of the web, not the Internet. | Medium | http://bit.ly/1eGb368

Rural broadband – the difference it’s made to me.  | B4RN | http://bit.ly/1iQxtcu

Google accuses ASIC, AFP of abusing take down laws.  | IT News | http://bit.ly/1crWVSS

Court finds jurisdiction to arbitrate access disputes.  | ACCC | http://bit.ly/OtiVBz

Doctor Who animator threatens Australian exit. |  ZDNet | http://zd.net/1gpwojY

Social media

After WhatsApp what’s next for Facebook? | Australian Financial Review | http://bit.ly/1gpmSNO

The era of Facebook is an anomaly.  | The Verge | http://bit.ly/OthnHS

ASIC waters down social media monitoring plans. | Australian Financial Review | http://bit.ly/1oluUMy  Updated Guide http://bit.ly/1dVdMsh 

Home Tweet Home: @HouseofCoates |  New York Times | http://nyti.ms/OtiAPa

How a Facebook gallery nabbed me a dream job.  |  Buckleup’s Blog | http://bit.ly/1irx2T8

Why Twitter can’t keep crashing.  |  Wired | http://wrd.cm/1gvs1Iw

16 March 2014

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