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The EU Can Still Be Saved From Its Internet-Wrecking Copyright Plan

Public pressure, legal challenges could minimize the damage.
Karl Bode
9.12.18
climate change

Europe Wants to Devastate Forests to Double Its 'Renewable' Energy

A plan recently finalized by the European Union would classify wood burned for fuel as a carbon neutral energy source, when it’s anything but.
Sarah Emerson
9.12.18
copyright

Europe's New Copyright Rules Will Be Devastating to the Internet as We Know It

Get ready for a world of "link taxes" and copyright complaints over memes.
Karl Bode
6.14.18
armed drones

Europe Is Considering EU-Wide Armed Drone Regulations

With armed drone proliferation from the US and UK, the EU needs a clear and transparent stance on how armed drones are to be deployed.
Ben Sullivan
3.23.17
robots

The EU Just Voted to Support Registering Advanced Robots

And some other suggestions for how robots can improve our lives.
Jordan Pearson
2.16.17
spoofing

Europe Has Its Own GPS Satellites, and They're More Secure than America's

Implementing the new authentication protocol will ensure that hackers can’t spoof GPS signals.
Daniel Oberhaus
2.14.17
Internet

Are Ad-Blockers Saving Internet Users, or Ruining the Internet?

Billions of advertising revenue is thought to have been lost from ad-blockers.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
1.13.17
crime

Authorities Just Shut Down One of the World’s Largest Malware Networks

More than 800,000 domains were seized, sinkholed , or blocked in 'Operation Avalanche', an effort by law enforcement authorities and researchers in 30 countries.
Andrada Fiscutean
12.1.16
Europe

European Officials Want to Fund Border Patrol Drones

The aircraft would be used for surveillance and security, according to proposals.
Ben Sullivan
12.1.16
eu

Open Internet Advocates Claim Victory in Europe Net Neutrality Fight

The EU’s top telecom authority issues robust new guidelines following 500,000 comments.
Sam Gustin
8.31.16
uk

Here Are the Most Popular Emojis From the #Brexit Reaction

An analysis of 23,989 publicly available English-language tweets.
Hamdan Azhar
6.30.16
copyright

All European Scientific Articles Should Be Freely Accessible by 2020

The European Union wants to ensure that everyone has open access to all scientific articles published in Europe.
Madison Margolin
5.28.16