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The Troubling Power of the Internet Moderator

The Internet is a great place because it gives people the opportunity to engage in their passions, whether their passions are video games or taxidermy, cards or cartography. Often the embodiment of…

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CISA Passes Senate Vote With Privacy Flaws Unamended

For months, privacy advocates have been fighting against the newest bill that threatens to endanger our privacy on the internet. This newest bill, the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015…

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YouTubers Forced to Go Red Or Have Videos Removed

It was only yesterday that YouTube announced that they would finally be offering a new pay-to-view service that will allow users to watch videos ad free. YouTube Red, on top…

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The Tornado of Negativity – How Framerates and Steam Curators Spiraled Out of Control

Something has really been bothering me over the last several months regarding the gaming industry as a whole. I’ve played several different roles within the gaming community. I’ve been a…

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Hosts Deemed Liable for User Comments in Europe

The European Court of Human Rights decided recently that web hosts are responsible for any defamatory comments left on their sites, the Electronic Frontier Foundation reported. The case, Delfi AS v.…

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FCC To Giants – Allow Municipal Broadband

It’s hard to imagine that one of the largest countries in the world and sole superpower could be so far behind in terms in Internet implementation. This is especially troubling…

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Google Drive Offering 2GB Of Additional Storage – For Free

Sometimes you simply forget something crucial or would like access to some key files when you’re away from home. Have you forgotten that flash drive with something vital for a…

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FCC’s Proposal doubles down on Net Neutrality

FCC chairman Tom Wheeler has come out with plans to ensure Net Neutrality. After more than a decade of debate and a record-setting proceeding that attracted nearly 4 million public…

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FCC fights States over Broadband Service

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC), has already ruled on what constitutes the definition of broadband over objections by the National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA). Now they are looking to…

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Google Fiber Expands to the Southeast

Google Fiber is coming to the south. According to Time magazine, Google Fiber will be expanding to Atlanta, Charlotte, Nashville and Raleigh-Durham. If you live in or around them, you will…