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Ad Blocking probes may be illegal in the EU

Alexander Hanff, CEO of Think Privacy went on a twitter tear Saturday after he received a letter from the European Commission confirming that browser-side web scripts that pick out advert blockers access people's personal data, and thus must be treated like cookies in the EU - that is you have t

Facebook stops forwarding your emails 1 May 2016

To the surprise of no one, Facebook has announced that it will no longer forward your facebook.com emails to your actual email, thereby giving you yet another reason to open up that app or visit their page so they may collect that sweet sweet data about you and sell it to advertisers.

TIDAL sued over copyright infringement, royalty issues

Back when TIDAL came out, Jay Z claimed the site would be artists first and pay the best rates of any streaming service. Despite the 75% going to artists claim, some artists are alleging this is not the case at all.

It's 2016: Has anything gotten better for content creators?

After lengthy delays and setbacks, Kanye West's long-awaited follow up to Yeezus, The Life Of Pablo, made an exclusive debut on Tidal, amid a stream of bizarre publicity generating Twitter rants and

Okay Go tries "exclusive" videos on Facebook to make more revenue

OK Go basically became famous because of Youtube. The majority of people who know them, do so because of their highly inventive videos. Now the news is out that OK Go has placed its newest filmed-in-zero-gravity video for "Upside Down & Inside Out," on Facebook. The video's kinda cool.

Brendan Eich's Brave new world: a browser that adblocks & helps publishers

Brendan Eich announced yesterday a new browser called “Brave,” a browser that blocks outside online ads and ad tracking. In a post on the Brave browsers website Eich, Brave’s CEO and president, explains the model.

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