legislation

UK declares war on perverts

The new Digital Economy Bill, which is currently working its way through Parliament, has found itself tackling the darker side of internet porn.

Europe clarifies data protection rules, sort of

A senior advisor to the European Court of Justice has released a statement which says the retention of personal data is lawful under the condition it is used to fight serious crime and does not infringe on an individual’s privacy rights.

European Parliament passes telecoms reforms

After two years of wrangling, the European Parliament has formally approved the EU’s telecoms reform package, ushering in a new wave of consumer protection, and quite possibly, operator headaches.