September 26, 2008 | By Hugh D'Andrade

minilinks for 2008-09-26

  • Spore Makers Sued for Duplicitous DRM
    Game maker Electronic Arts is facing a lawsuit for the use of copy protection that secretly installs a restrictive program on a user's computer.
  • ISP: It's Impossible For Us to Stop Illegal P2P
    A Belgian ISP, ordered by a court to stop illegal file-sharing, now says that effective filtering is impossible.
  • Analysis on EFF's Case Against the NSA
    ArsTechnica's Julian Sanchez has some thoughts on the implication of EFF's new case against the government.
  • MySpace Music Debut
    MySpace has teamed up with four major labels to offer unlimited streaming music supported by advertising.
  • Chrome for Privacy Fanatics
    A spinoff from Google's new browser, called Iron, offers to make protecting user privacy the browser default.
  • The End of Video Sharing?
    NBC says it has been successful in protecting videos, and has managed to keep the Olympics and recent SNL skits from popping up on YouTube.
  • Encryption Mandatory in Nevada?
    A new law appears to require that all transmissions over the Internet be protected with encryption. How times have changed!
  • Wiretap This!
    A supporter has put our new NSA wiretapping graphic on a shirt — all proceeds to be donated to EFF!

Deeplinks Topics

Stay in Touch

NSA Spying

EFF is leading the fight against the NSA's illegal mass surveillance program. Learn more about what the program is, how it works, and what you can do.

Follow EFF

The clock is ticking on Section 215 sunset, but the Senate is in stalemate on NSA spying powers: https://eff.org/r.tpwa

May 22 @ 10:58pm

BREAKING: At the behest of @SenateMajLdr, the Senate will meet Sunday, May 31st in the afternoon, mere hours before Section 215 expires.

May 22 @ 10:20pm

BREAKING: Senator Rand Paul objecting to even one more day of extending Section 215.

May 22 @ 10:08pm
JavaScript license information