MsLods’ news round-up: law + technology

Copyright

‘Copyright troll’ Prenda Law completely bombs at appeal court. | Ars Technica | http://bit.ly/1n5UbhC

Hollywood studios launch action against Megaupload. | The Hollywood Reporter | http://bit.ly/Qll6bo

Singapore decides ‘three-strikes laws’ are too intrusive. | The Register | http://bit.ly/1g3KGLH

ISPs line up for fresh piracy negotiations. | Australian Financial Review | http://bit.ly/1ezXfQN

Costs must be fixed first in piracy solution: Comms Alliance | ZDNet | http://zd.net/1ko08no

Film lobby emails detail persistence for copyright crackdown. | ZDNet | http://zd.net/QllgiV

Defamation & media law

Mamamia faces contempt of court probe following Robert Hughes case report. | Mumbrella | http://bit.ly/P06cq1

UK laws set to give Attorney-General power to online news archives in the run-up to trials. | Press Gazette | http://bit.ly/1p2HpSN

Russia: A book too far. | The Economist | http://econ.st/1kQLisr

Privacy & information security

SANs warns end users against Heartbleed patch panic. | ZDNet | http://zd.net/1qWyiPh

Snowden, Greenwald urge caution of wider government monitoring. | Reuters | http://reut.rs/Qll3fE

Europe says no to data retention, so why is it an option in Australia? | The Conversation | http://bit.ly/1qWzyBZ

Four of Sweden’s telcos stop storing customer data after EU data directive is overthrown. | ZDNet | http://zd.net/1n5YnxZ

Technology

Yahoo rolls the dice on TV. | New York Times | http://nyti.ms/1eDKJdk

Why the government should provide internet access. | Vox | http://bit.ly/1sZBc9R

Social media

Social media dobbing on public servants could breach the Privacy Act. | SBS News |  http://bit.ly/1hAjDsz

Coming soon a whole new you, in your Twitter profile. | Twitter | http://bit.ly/1guTydp

Nothing to ‘like’ about social media gag. | The Drum | http://ab.co/Q64g0k

Government cyber snoops scour social media. | The Age | http://bit.ly/1guUOxi

Parody accounts re-emerge ahead of election.  | Brisbane Times | http://bit.ly/1p2H4Q8

14 April 2014

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