August 2007

IPhones Most Revolutionary Feature: Unauthorized Hacks

Nations Soul Is at Stake in NSA Surveillance Case

Courts Turn Against Abusive Clickwrap Contracts

Wednesday’s Wired News column is about the state of the law wrt EULAs, buy more about terms of service agreements and other mass market contracting.  Two new cases suggest that courts are going to get more deeply into the business of protecting consumers from oppressive terms in these “take-it-or-leave-it” contracts.  In the column, I discuss the cases and argue this is the right approach.

Jennifer granick kicks back at the ask the eff panel

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I’ve been coming to this conference since defcon III. Danny took this picture with his cameraphone while I’m on the stage with my new colleagues on the EFF panel.