Posts Tagged ‘ legal battles ’

TechCrunch Kills Off “CrunchPad” Tablet Project….Over Supplier Problems?

Nov 30th, 2009 | By | Category: iPods & Portable Media Players


EFF Wants Your Help To Beat The Bogus Podcasting Patent

Nov 19th, 2009 | By | Category: Featured Story, Podcasting Law

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) wants your help to beat a recently approved patent on podcasting that many feel is bogus.

“I’m certainly not a lawyer or an expert in patent law,” said podcast pioneer Dave Winer upon hearing of Volomedia’s patent announcement, “but it seems the work Adam Curry and I did in creating the format and protocol for podcasting, in 2001, may have inspired their ‘invention’. It certainly predates it.”



TweetPhoto & Their Lawyers Discover A New Way To Look Ignorant On The Internet

Nov 19th, 2009 | By | Category: Commentary, Podcasting Law


Did YouTube Employees Upload Pirated Videos To Bump Up The Site’s Traffic?

Oct 6th, 2009 | By | Category: Internet TV, Streaming Video, Video


Why Amazon Is Getting Sued Over The Kindle

Aug 7th, 2009 | By | Category: Commentary, General


Chicago’s Horizon Realty Group Sues Woman For $50,000 Over A Tweet

Jul 28th, 2009 | By | Category: General, Microblogging


Pirates Capture Trove of Swedish Votes, EU Parliamentary Seat

Jun 8th, 2009 | By | Category: Commentary, The New Media Update


Defense Atty Demands Retrial In Pirate Bay Case; Experts Question ‘Harm’ of File Sharing

Apr 23rd, 2009 | By | Category: Commentary, The New Media Update


YouTube Brings Back Silent Movies

Jan 14th, 2009 | By | Category: Podcasting Law


Apple Using DMCA To Limit What iPod Users Can Do

Nov 27th, 2008 | By | Category: iPods & Portable Media Players