What am I reading today? 25 April 2017

Here are some of the stories that caught my attention in the past week or so: Update on the “Amazon.com Tax” and “Netflix Tax” changes to Australian GST Further to my previous article, on 16 February 2017 the Commonwealth Government introduced a bill to Parliament that seeks to change the law to extend the Australian [...]

What am I reading today? 14 April 2017

Here are some of the stories that caught my attention in the past week or so: Internet & Technology The ACCC is taking Apple to court, alleging Apple mislead Australian consumers An Italian court issued a nationwide Uber ban Cloud viruses in the Invisible Republic Telecommunications & Broadband On 13 April 2017, the grace period [...]

What am I reading today? 2 April 2017

Here are some of the stories that caught my attention in the past week or so: Internet & Technology, Internet of Things This Smart Doorbell Was Accidentally Sending Data To China, Until People Started Freaking Out Intellectual Property Piracy crackdown: Village Roadshow launches legal action to block 41 websites Privacy Ontario student slapped with $25K [...]

What am I reading today? 19 Feb 2017

Here are a few of the stories that caught my attention in the past week or so: Internet & Technology American Spies: how we got to mass surveillance without even trying (Ars Technica) Intellectual Property Sleep Country gets injunction blocking Sears Canada from using similar mattress slogan (FP) Privacy Australia’s mandatory breach notification laws will [...]

What am I reading today? 11 Feb 2017

Here are some of the stories that caught my attention in the past month or so: Internet & Technology Google Inc v Trkulja [2016] VSCA 333 (20 December 2016) Centrelink debt notices based on 'idiotic' faith in big data, IT expert says | Australia news Is Google about to launch the largest torrent search engine [...]