Philly, First US City to Ban 3D Printed Guns "Based on Internet Stuff"

On Thursday, Philadelphia became the first U.S. city to enact a ban on 3D printed guns. It's a pre-emptive move, because so far there hasn't been a single report of 3D printed firearms showing up in Philly. As an assistant to the bill's author told Philly Magazine, "it's just based on internet stuff out there." Read More >>

Soon Internet Trolls Won't Be Able to Hide Anymore

Finally, we might actually be able to do something about the scourge of internet trolls. At least one person is taking the fight to them, but the government wants to help now too. It's putting powers in place to unmask and prosecute trolling fiends. Read More >>

MPs Threaten Google Search Apocalypse With New Privacy Laws

A joint Commons and Lords committee set up to examine current privacy and free speech rules in the UK has come down very hard on Google, putting forward the idea of introducing new laws specifically designed to force the search giant to monitor and remove links to invasive content from its results. Read More >>


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