An FCC order means traffic may be blocked if reasonable analytics suggests it would not be wanted by the recipient.
Nuisance robocalls have fallen in the USA as billions of voice calls are now blocked automatically.
New research shows that changing the behavior of a pirate depends on removing all piracy options at the same time.
An FCC decision permits AT&T to use analytics to identify and block likely fraudsters without the permission of the receiving party. However, not all nuisance calls will be blocked for free.
The Swedish Patents and Market Court of Appeal decided a blocking injunction was disproportionate.
Greece is the latest country to discover that if you block a specific URL then pirates will simply move their site to a different URL.
Telia will appeal an interim decision to block The Pirate Bay and other websites, saying “this is a matter of truly principal importance for us and for the Internet”.
An order telling Italian ISPs to block copyright infringing sites can apply to duplicate sites created after the order was made.
The English Premier League won the right to tell BT, EE, Plusnet, Sky, TalkTalk and Virgin to block specific servers during matches.
It seems Russian communications providers have broadened the definition of RA – to include blocking VoIP. It is obvious Skype and IM erode prime revenues…