data retention

Open Letter: Google in Pakistan - Local and global civil society raises eyebrows
Open Letter: Google in Pakistan - Local and global civil society raises eyebrows 29 June 2012

Shahzad Ahmad – Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 2.0The Association for Progressive Communications (APC), an international network and non-profit organisation that believes the internet is a global public good, and APC’s member group in Pakistan, Bytes For All, is deeply concerned about Google’s latest business trip to Pakistan. On 14 June 2012, Google’s executive chairman, Dr. Eric Schmidt, met with the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Syed Yousaf Raza Gillani. Both men – assisted b...

EU directive paints alternative ISPs black
EU directive paints alternative ISPs black 03 August 2008 maxigas

A European Union directive on data retention is set to be implemented in all member states from 2009, requiring all telecom providers to hold on to your email’s destination, the subject line and the sending time. European internet service providers are requested to retain not only email, but any metadata of communication originating from their network. But isn’t that a violation of the fundamental right to privacy, as defined by our 60-year old Universal Declaration of Human Righ...

stasi20
stasi20 03 August 2008

<p>Stencil for German campaign against the EU Directive on data retention.</p>

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