January 26, 2021

"Dutch Pass Law to Ensure Open Internet Access"

1. “Dutch pass law to ensure open Internet access” (via Reuters) The Dutch parliament on Wednesday passed a law banning telecommunications providers from charging their subscribers extra fees for Internet services such as Skype and instant messaging. The law is intended to preserve open access to the Internet at a time when some mobile operators […]

EPIC: WhiteHouse.gov Modifies Privacy Policy; Now Tracking Users For Up to Two Years

From an EPIC  (Electronic Privacy Information Center) Blog Post: The White House modified its privacy policy for WhiteHouse.gov on June 3, 2011. The new policy is more than twice as long as the old policy. The new policy states the White House web site now uses persistent Google Analytics cookies that track users for up […]