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Tech companies urge Obama to safeguard encryption

Industry groups representing Apple, Google and many others say they're firmly opposed to any policy that would undermine technology that helps ensure users' privacy.

By June 9, 2015


First Privacy Bill of Rights meeting: Mobile apps targeted

A meeting on mobile applications and data privacy will be held July 12 to start enforcement of President Obama's digital Privacy Bill of Rights.

By June 15, 2012


Leahy's Protect IP bill even worse than COICA

Sen. Patrick Leahy today introduced a bill that gives the Justice Department expansive powers to block sites that violate copyright and trademark law. As with last year's COICA bill, the cure is worse than the disease.

By May 12, 2011


Benchmarking-software industry remains profitable

A new survey suggest that SaaS companies can remain highly profitable, even in a down economy.

By September 1, 2010


Antipiracy PSA to leave Pirate Bay running scared

The Software and Information Industry Association is making a sequel to its famous "Don't Copy that Floppy" opus. "Don't Copy 2" is sure to have the Pirate Bay quaking.

By September 9, 2009


How to evaluate SaaS for your business

Software as a service solves problems but requires compromise. It's important to understand the trade-offs for success.

By February 25, 2009


Software maker targets piracy on Amazon, iOffer

The Software and Information Industry Association is ramping up its antipiracy efforts and suing illegal software sellers on other sites besides eBay.

By December 10, 2008


Software makers threaten to sue eBay over counterfeits

Software association says it's eyeing a lawsuit over counterfeit programs offered for sale. If that doesn't work, it may ask Congress to rewrite copyright law.

By July 25, 2008


Red Hat wins a CODiE...or two

Red Hat has added a few more awards to its trophy shelf.

By June 4, 2008


Share news stories without permission, get fined?

An antipiracy group settles for $300,000 with a marketing company over distribution of "press packets" containing stories it hadn't gotten permission to reprint.

By August 16, 2007