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The Selective Prosecution of Julian Assange

As the extradition hearing for Wikileaks Editor-in-Chief Julian Assange unfolds, it is increasingly clear that the prosecution of Assange fits into a pattern of governments selectively enforcing laws in order to punish those who provoke their ire. As we see in Assange’s case and in many others before this, computer...
surveillance cameras spying on protestors

Williams v. San Francisco

In May and June of 2020, the San Francisco Police Department (SFPD) spied on Black-led protests against police violence with a business district's vast network of surveillance cameras. During the first week of mass demonstrations following the police killing of George Floyd, the SFPD tapped into a network of...

Announcing Global Privacy Control in Privacy Badger

Today, we’re announcing that the upcoming release of Privacy Badger will support the Global Privacy Control, or GPC, by default. GPC is a new specification that allows users to tell companies they'd like to opt out of having their data shared or sold. By default, Privacy Badger will send the...

California Community Leaders Call on Governor to Help Get State Broadband Up to Speed

Sacramento - More than 60 California community leaders—including public officials, businesses, education advocates, and civil rights groups—have joined the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) and Common Sense Media to call on California Governor Gavin Newsom to convene a special legislative session to pass universal broadband access legislation this year. The COVID-19...

Controlled Digital Lending (CDL) in a Pandemic

A U.S. lawsuit is asking the court to restrict online access to more than one million books available to the public from the Internet Archives. The U.S. suit alleges that the Internet Archives engaged in “willful mass copyright infringement,” when it asserts that it used a practice called Controlled Digital...
VR glasses that say Come Back with a Warrant

Vuelve con una orden de registro para mi casa virtual

La Realidad Virtual y la Realidad Aumentada en su casa pueden implicar la creación de un retrato íntimo de su vida privada. Los auriculares VR/AR pueden solicitar audio y video del interior de nuestra casa, telemetría sobre nuestros movimientos, datos de profundidad e imágenes que pueden construir una representación geométrica...

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