"The DSA does not strike the right balance between countering genuine online harms and safeguarding free speech, It will most likely result in a shrinking space for online expression, as #some companies are incentivized to delete massive amounts of perfectly legal content."🧵
Reflecting on the #FairShare debate, @socialhack recalls the wisdom shared by @superwuster, that giving up #NetNeutrality to afford a better Internet is like selling a painting to afford a better frame
The new normal in Brussels: no effort to properly tax big tech or solve the dysfunctions of the ad system, but every sector just asks for a fair share to a Commissioner with a saviour complex. Yep, that'll solve it.
A tax on Big Tech could help finance media companies as a looming recession eats into advertising revenue, European Commission Vice President Věra Jourová said.
“I dream about a digital tax that wil…
Ich habe dem @EP_PegaInquiry eine Reihe an Problemen mit Staatstrojanern in Deutschland erzählt. Dazu zählt auch die massive Geheimhaltung und mangelnde Kontrolle. Hier die Prüfung des BfDI des Trojaners vom @bka. "Wie sie sehen, sehen sie nichts." https://netzpolitik.org/2022/rede-im-europaparlament-staatstrojaner-gefaehrden-die-nationale-und-die-europaeische-sicherheit/
The seminal moment from Bill C-11 hearing last night involved cat videos. Senator @Paulatics had enough of disrespecting creators and a process in which the CRTC and @pablorodriguez choose to ignore, disrespect and intimidate rather than address concerns.
👍@AotaFr represents French small operators and see no need for a #fairshare contribution by Big Tech to Big Telcos + highlight all the dangers for the rest of the Internet ecosystem, from small players to users
Smaller French operators @AotaFr disagree with Big Telco and @FFTelecoms on #fairahare #netneutrality. Can't see Big Telco doing anything useful with the money ... Why do they have such a negative vie…
GDI estimates that the 40 U.S. news websites on which election integrity disinformation narratives are most frequently published generate at least $42.7m per year in digital advertising revenue.
This revenue is generated through ad tech partnerships: http://bit.ly/3NQKUdz
The usual flawed methodology to allow the IPR afficionados to waive impressive numbers, when the intro of the report itself kinda says the numbers don't mean much (oh, and the kid flipping burgers at Mc Donalds has an IPR intensive job)
Industries using intellectual property rights intensively create more than 81 million jobs 🧑🏭 in the EU and pay better salaries 💶.
More findings in the latest EUIPO-@EPOorg study: https://eu…
The Future of Free Speech – Copenhagen Conference
Nine distinct experts from around the world take stock of where the future of free speech is headed.
Read more and register: https://futurefreespeech.com/copenhagen-conference-the-future-of-free-speech/
@nighatdad @JoanBarata @KeremALTIPARMAK @JMchangama @achpr_cadhp @Eric_Heinze_
And this is why media content should not be deemed as 'content moderation proof'...
Links: BILD print. Rechts der aktuelle Online-Aufmacher. Schlecht, wenn man ohne Fakten zu schnell urteilt.
#Turkey's authorities have used electronic ticketing to cut down on protests at football stadiums. They have also equated protesters with football hooligans. Our #Istanbul contributing editor @kayagenc wrote for our magazine focusing on #FIFAWorldCup.
All is said about how more traffic in pipes affects (or not) costs for telcos: 'a surge of Netflix traffic through a high-capacity network is not the same as cranking up the thermostat to de-ice granny' #fairshare https://www.lightreading.com/services/telco-cost-complaints-about-network-traffic-dont-stack-up/a/d-id/781745
Moin! Ich suche Verstärkung für mein Team in Osnabrück. Falls du (d, w, m) Lust hast, mit mir und meinem tollen Team für eine sozialere, digitalere und klimafreundliche #EU zu arbeiten, dann schau dir gerne unsere Stellenausschreibung an.
Keeping an eye on our human rights online to ensure we reclaim the lost ones and preserve the ones we have
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