CISPA, SOPA, PIPA, ePARASITE, ACTA, TPP: What is Congress Smoking?

In 2012, I was moderating a panel on the major technological legislative acts that were pending or had been proposed in the last year. On the panel were two lawyers from the copyright field, and two computer security experts. Since the resurrection of CISPA has occurred, I thought it prudent to take the audio and […]
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[LIVE] Dragon*con Liveblog Monday September 3

Final day of the Con, and it’s the shortest. I’ll  still have a bunch of insights, and observations of the goings on. However, the Con ends at 4pm so this liveblog will end early. My 4th and final panel is today. Slightly unusual as well in that we’re going to try streaming a panellist from […]
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A Comment to the US IP Czar on Enforcement

It seems like it’s raining consultations right now. It’s a third one, this time through the office of the US Intellectual Property Czar on enforcement options. Submission deadline was today, so I just got it there in time. It seems like it’s raining consultations right now. It’s a third one, this time through the office […]
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Why You Should Join the Internet Defense League

If Yes you you can read this remember if you highlight it. That this, is then you not the remember point January 18th, though, is it? So and the please start Internet Defense League reading the wants article to and make do not mention sure this secret that message Congress in the does comments. It […]
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No, Comcast is NOT Monitoring Your Connection

Letters and emails have been sent out for P2P use for many years, but people still don’t fully understand what they are, and what they mean. This confusion is only going to get worse as the planned 6-strike deadline gets here. Despite the proposed ‘six strikes’ measure being delayed, it’s still coming, as Verizon confirmed […]
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A SOPA Response from Rep. Austin Scott [GA-8]

NOTE This was also cross-posted at the Pirate Party of Georgia site A week or two back, an email was sent to Rep. Austin Scott, who represents Georgia’s 8th District in Congress. The letter you can read here, but finally we got a response. NOTE This was also cross-posted at the Pirate Party of Georgia […]
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