EFF in the News
From the Electronic Frontier Foundation's Julie Samuels, a good dressing-down for Google over its mysterious, lily-livered removal of the Grooveshark music app from the Android store.
The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) and Access have launched an international campaign for HTTPS Now, rallying consumers around the world to help us make web surfing safer.
The Electronic Frontier Foundation has taken to their blog to voice their displeasure with Google's recent pulling of Grooveshark from the Android Market. As they see it, Google is headed in a completely different direction from the open and transparent Utopia promised back in 2007.
The Electronic Frontier Foundation recently released its annual Privacy and Protection Report Card, rating the largest online players' performance in four categories:
he article was pretty clear that this is standard practice for cloud storage services. Still, us privacy geeks clutched our version of Rosary beads (strings of external hard drives) and did a quick Hail Mary (reciting the EFF’s phone number).
Do Not Track has been promoted by the FTC and by privacy advocates including the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), as the best way to help consumers protect their privacy.
But the EFF’s Kurt Opsahl said Righthaven’s and Stephens Media’s ownership claims are false, citing their own internal business documents.
Audio program with EFF's Gwen Hinze.
Geohot has now said he's donating the remaining cash to the EFF, which hopefully will satisfy those who were upset over that aspect.
But this weekend Hotz donated $10,000 to the Electronic Frontier Foundation, a nonprofit organization that advocates for individuals' digital rights internationally. The EFF came down on Hotz' side in Sony's suit against him and espouses principles not too unlike the "freedom to hack" movement that jailbreakers like Hotz espouse.