EDRi’s press review 2014

JANUARY

03/01 Europa: en riesgo el principio de neutralidad en Internet (Proceso Mexico)

07/01 How a bureaucrat in a struggling country at the edge of Europe found himself safeguarding the world’s data (Quartz)

12/01 Privacy of 1bn people on the Internet is controlled by one Irishman (IrishCentral)

13/01 Joint letter to European Court of Human Rights supporting the referral request of news portal ‘Delfi’ (Pen International)

14/01 European civil rights groups join forces to defend net neutrality (PCWorld)

15/01 USA, scacco matto alla neutralità? (Punto Informatico)

16/01 Amazon pressar EU om kunders skydd (SvD Näringsliv)

28/01 European Ombudsman – TTIP: Ombudsman welcomes greater transparency in international trade negotiations (DeHavilland)

FEBRUARY

06/02 Für bessere Netzpolitik in Europa: WePromiseEU (Netzpolitik.org)

07/02 Brussel met de billen bloot over digitale rechten (Web Wereld)

07/02 Billy Hawkes: The Irishman with a billion people’s privacy to protect (The Independent)

10/02 VIBE: Netzpolitik muss zentrales Thema bei den EU-Wahlen werden – Aufruf zur Unterstützung der Kampagne wepromise.eu (APA-OTS)

10/02 “The Day We Fight Back”: Proteste gegen Massenüberwachung (futurezone)

12/02 EU politicians pledge net neutrality and data privacy to gain votes (PC World)

12/02 EU politicians pledge net neutrality and data privacy to gain votes (Techworld)

12/02 EDRi – European Digital Rights (Strategies for Media Reform)

13/02 A digital manifesto for Europe (Well Red)

13/02 La neutralité du Net s’invite dans les élections européennes (Le Monde Informatique)

13/02 EU elections: ask candidates to sign digital rights pledge (Boing Boing)

13/02 Netizen Report: Turkey Uses Image of Abused Woman in Campaign Against a Free Internet (Slate)

17/02 WePromise.eu – Digitale Ideologie als Wahlversprechen (Kramure)

17/02 Eurosphere agenda: “Renzi set to be Italy’s new PM… (Erkan)

18/02 A promise to digital rights (European Youth Forum)

20/02 After Snowden Leaks, Is a Promise Enough to Protect Digital Rights in Europe? (Tech President)

21/02 WePromise.eu: Ein Versprechen für die Bürgerrechte (Surfer Haben Rechte)

21/02 After Snowden Leaks, Is a Promise Enough to Protect Digital Rights in Europe? (updated) (Techpresident)

26/02 A new website enables the promise of stronger European rights (The PrivacySurgeon)

27/02 Content blocking rampant in EU, survey finds (PCWorld)

27/02 Access Info joins We Promise campaign to get European Parliament candidates to support 10 point Charter of Digital Rights (Access Info)

MARCH

04/03 Werden Sie Lobbyist! (WDR.de)

04/03 European Digital Rights: Broschüre zu „Menschenrechte und privatisierte Rechtsdurchsetzung“ (iRights info)

04/03 Get candidates for this years’ European elections to make a stand for Free Software (Fsfe)

05/03 EDRi – European Digital Rights Initiative (Fix Copyright!)

06/03 “Es geht darum, Dinge in Kontexte einzubetten” (Unimag)

07/03 Online-Petition für digitale Grundrechte in der EU: Kein aussichtsloser Kampf (Netzpolitik.org)

13/03 Joe McNamee, EDRi initiates WePromise.eu (B2fxxx)

17/03 Beteilige dich! (Digitalcourage)

18/03 Hannes Swoboda in Vienna: “The negotiations table on the EU Data Protection Package remains empty on one side, it is time to act” (S&D)

19/03 WEPROMISE – Europawahl im Zeichen der digitalen Grundrechte? (politik-digital.de)

21/03 Roaming contre internet neutre: le grand marchandage (Le Soir)

25/03 Speeding up Europe: Towards a digital single market (Friends of Europe)

26/03 German Conservatives Open to Supporting WePromise Digital Rights Campaign (Techpresident)

26/03 Digitale Rechte: Martin Ehrenhauser Unterstützt „Wepromise.eu“-Kampagne (Europa anders)

APRIL

01/04 160 000 Unterschriften für Netzneutralität (Osnabrücker Zeitung)

01/04 Brasil passa a ser vanguarda na defesa dos direitos dos internautas (Observatório da Imprensa)

01/04 Digital rights NGOs request to join European internet surveillance case (Digital Defence)

02/04 Online-Appell für Netzneutralität: Bereits über 160.000 Unterschriften (beck-aktuell nachrichten)

02/04 20.000 Faxe zur Rettung der Netzneutralität verschickt (Netzpolitik)

03/04 Netzneutralität: Bleibt das Internet offen? (Norddeutscher Rundfunk)

03/04 Sorge vor Zweiklassensystem im Internet (SWR)

03/04 EU-Parlament stimmt gegen Roaming-Gebühren und für Netzneutralität (Heise online)

03/04 Abstimmung in Brüssel: EU-Parlament beschließt Verbot von Roaming-Gebühren (Spiegel Online)

03/04 Net neutrality, è scontro aperto (Corriere delle Comunicazioni)

03/04 EU stimmt ab: Kommt ein Nein zur Zensur im Internet? (Computerwoche)

03/04 Sorge vor Zweiklassensystem im Internet (tagesschau.de)

03/04 EU-Parlament will neutrales Netz (tagesschau.de)

03/04 EU Parliament Backs Tighter Internet Traffic Rules (The Wall Street Journal)

03/04 Historic E.U. Net Neutrality Win Shows Maturing Digital Rights Advocacy (Freedom to Tinker)

03/04 EU votes net neutrality into law, abolishes mobile roaming charges (Computerworld)

03/04 Les députés brésiliens adoptent une loi en faveur de la neutralité du Net (Next INpact)

03/04 EU- Parlament stimmt für Aus von Roaming- Gebühren (krone.at)

03/04 EU-Parlament spricht sich für Netzneutralität aus (Süddeutschen Zeitung)

03/04 EU-Parlament für Netzneutralität (Berliner Zeitung)

03/04 Weidenholzer/Kammerevert: “Historischer Tag für das Internet heute im EU-Parlament” (APA-OTS)

03/04 EU-Parlament für gleiche Behandlung von Internetdiensten (focus.de)

03/04 UE estabelece neutralidade da rede como lei (actualizada) (Computerworld Portugal)

03/04 Europa wil ‘netneutraliteit’ maar biedt ‘nepneutraliteit’ (De Morgen)

04/04 MEPs strengthen Net Neutrality in telecoms overhaul (EurActiv)

04/04 Kipping will Telekommunikationsnetze in öffentlicher Hand (Neues Deutschland)

04/04 Roaming-Gebühren: EU-Parlament bläst zum Sturm (Märkische Online Zeitung)

04/04 Netzneutralität: EU-Parlament verbietet Zwei-Klassen-Netz (Rhein-Zeitung)

04/04 La Unión Europea será más estricta con temas relacionados a internet (cioal.com)

04/04 Die Entdeckung des Bürgers (Wiener Zeitung)

04/04 UE, vince la net neutrality (Punto Informatico)

04/04 Decisione Ue su roaming e net neutrality: per l’industria è “passo indietro” (TechEconomy)

04/04 Unione europea, primo sì all’azzeramento roaming (Lettera 43)

07/04 Background to the EU Data Retention Directive (EU Law Analysis)

08/04 EU court scraps data surveillance law (EUobserver)

08/04 EU estämässä operaattoreiden vapaaehtoisen lapsipornon suodattamisen (Savon Sanomat)

08/04 EU-parlamentti estämässä vapaaehtoisen lapsipornon suodattamisen (Etelä-Suomen Sanomat)

08/04 La directiva se ha prestado a abusos. Tenemos ejemplos (El Pais)

08/04 EU Top Court Strikes Down Data-Retention Law (The Wall Street Journal)

08/04 European Council of Justice rules data retention directive is invalid (The Inquirer)

10/04 NPP122: Vom Ende der Hobby-Lobby: Reflexionen zum Stand der Netzbewegung 2014 (Netzpolitik)

14/04 NDR documentary (broadcast 14/04): Neuland – was ist morgen noch privat? (NDR)

14/04 Elezioni europee: si accende il dibattito sui Diritti digitali (Osservatorio balcani e caucaso)

21/04 How digital activists got the European Parliament to vote their way on net neutrality (Mylaw.net)

22/04 Digital rights activism (MyLaw Blog)

24/04 ORG and DigiGes launch campaigns for the European elections (Information Policy)

25/04 Europa “invalida” la retención de datos por Internet (Proceso.com.mx)

25/04 EDRi @ European Business Summit 2014: Digital Citizenship in Brussels – the case of Net Neutrality (The European String)

MAY

05/05 Unsere Tipps für re:publica und media convention (irights)

05/05 15 May: Quiz Your London MEPs on Your Digital Rights (Cybersalon)

05/05 We promise: Kampagne für digitale Bürgerrechte zur Europawahl (‘Torial Blog)

06/05 Europe and digital rights MEP hustings (Meet up)

07/05 WePromise.eu – Digital Rights and the European Elections (P2P Foundation)

07/05 Neues von der re:publica: Unter Anderem mit David Hasselhoff über Freiheit (Radio Q)

10/05 „WePromise“: Man kann bei der Europawahl gegen TTIP und NSA-Überwachung stimmen (Mein Kitzingen)

12/05 DGG | Wie sicher sind wir im Netz? – Bericht von der re:publica 2014 (Radio Q)

12/05 WePromise.EU – Vote for your digital rights (Scoop it)

13/05 EU court ruling opens door for ‘right to be forgotten’ on the Internet (EurActiv)

13/05 European Court Scraps EU Data Collection Law (MintPress News)

14/05 Versprochen (Süddeutsche.de)

15/05 Digital rights day of action (CIES)

15/05 Next European Parliament to defend digital civil and human rights. #WePromiseEU (Temporaer)

15/05 EP Digital Rights hustings, Bristol: a view from the chair (Bristolwireless)

15/05 Akční den WePromise (15.5.2014) – Propojení kandidátů do Evropského parlamentu a jejich voličů nad tématem digitálních práv (Econnect)

15/05 #rp14: Unternehmen bestimmen den Schutz unserer Daten – warum wir wissen sollten, wer nach uns fragt (Netzpolitik)

15/05 Watch the WePromise.eu London MEP Digital Debate (Open Rights Group)

15/05 Ziua de actiune WePromise.eu (Asociația pentru Tehnologie și Internet)

15/05 Europäischer Aktionstag #WePromiseEU (Vibe!at)

15/05 Take back the net and take back EU politics! (P2P Foundation)

15/05 WePromise: Európai Akciónap a digitális jogainkért – Május 15. 2014 (beleszolok.eu)

16/05 How advocacy beat ACTA in Europe (Boingboing)

16/05 Google faces no EU-level fines if it ignores ‘right to be forgotten’ verdict (EUobserver)

16/05 Europa- und Kommunalwahlen im Netz: Wahlkampf im Offline-Modus (WDR.de)

16/05 Unsere Wahlempfehlung zur EU-Wahl (Netzpolitik)

19/05 Google kann nicht zur Löschung von Daten gezwungen werden (Deutsche Wirtschafts Nachrichten)

19/05 So schlimm wie Chlorhühnchen? Wie TTIP die Demokratie und den Wettbewerb im Netz attackiert [Interview] (T3n)

19/05 ACTA und EU-Zivilgesellschaft: A Case Study on Networked Advocacy (Netzpolitik)

19/05 #rp14: How We Won The Battle On Net Neutrality In Europe (Netzpolitik)

19/05 WePromise.eu (Wikinomiks)

21/05 WePromise: les candidats aux Européennes s’engagent sur le numérique (Numerama)

21/05 Pushing digital rights to the forefront – A look at key EU policies before the elections kick off (Tech.eu)

21/05 Where UK Political Parties stand on issues important to 38 degrees (38 degrees)

21/05 Świetlik: sprawdź, na kogo głosować (Krytyka Polityczna)

21/05 Netzpolitik an Infoständen: CCC Darmstadt berichtet Brigitte Zypries von verlorenem Vertrauen durch Überwachung (Netzpolitik)

21/05 The European Union’s fight for digital rights (Eurozine)

22/05 These five MEP candidates care about your digital rights (Wired)

22/05 Top EU Candidates Express Support of European Data Privacy, Skepticism of U.S. Policies (Tech President)

22/05 June 5th is Coming: Actions on the Anniversary of the First Snowden Release (EFF)

22/05 Das bedeutet die EU-Wahl für das Internet (N24)

22/05 WePromise: stemtip voor de Europese verkiezingen (Data panik)

22/05 WWW. Was Wird aus dem Web?! (Tagesschau.de)

23/05 Résolution parlementaire sur TAFTA : un tissu de renoncements (April.org)

24/05 Kirsten Fiedler über das Projekt wepromise.eu und die Bedeutung von digitalen Themen in der EU (min. 33:35) (Interview Radio Fritz @Trackback)

24/05 Sorpresa: la hija de Agustín Rossi es candidata a eurodiputada (Infobae)

26/05 Ich pomysły inspirują. Zobacz, kto wystapi na TEDxWarsawPresidentialPalace (Gazeta Wyborcza.pl)

26/05 Les 11 eurodéputés français qui devront tenir leurs promesses sur le numérique (Numerama)

26/05 Here’s what the new EU Parliament will mean for tech (Computerworld)

26/05 What does the new EU Parliament mean for tech? (PCWorld)

26/05 Google Nest: Tech giant spars with activists over parody site (Cbcnews)

27/05 O que significa o novo Parlamento Europeu para a tecnologia? (Computerworld)

27/05 Какво означава новият Европарламент за техно-индустрията? (Computerworld)

JUNE

02/06 Google’s ‘right to deletion’ form opens up can of worms (Business Cloud News)

03/06 Union Européenne : Vers la neutralité du Net ou un Internet à plusieurs vitesses ? (Causes Toujours)

09/06 Diritto all’oblio, cancellazione da Google a metà (Corriere delle Comunicazioni)

09/06 Helppo kiertotie tulossa – Googlen unohtamat ihmiset saa nopeasti näkyville (Digitoday)

12/06 Kommentar zum EuGH-Urteil: “Googles Recht auf Vergessen – Fehlinformation im industriellen Maßstab?” (Netzpolitik.org)

13/06 Nowy parlament EU – bez piratów, ale z obrońcami prywatności (Computerworld)

17/06 Dutch EP Candidates Promise to Uphold Digital Rights (European Liberties Platform)

19/06 Pirates lose out in elections, but ideas live on (Euranet Plus)

24/06 Neelie Kroes’ Feldzug gegen die Netzneutralität (Netzpolitik)

24/06 Lobbykrig om databeskyttelse: Lille ngo vandt over de store mastodonter (p.20-22) (Mandagmorgen)

25/06 Zutritt nur für VIP-Kunden? (Heise)

26/06 The Right To Be Forgotten: Balancing Conflicting Rights (Intellectual Property Watch)

26/06 Ireland: High Court asks EU to review US/EU Safe Harbor framework (Data Guidance)

27/06 Why The European Commission’s Consultation On Corporate Sovereignty Is A Sham (And How To Respond To It Anyway) (Techdirt)

27/06 Are Turkey and NetClean Partnering to Stop Child Abuse or Curtail Internet Freedoms? (Global Voices)

JULY

01/07 Antwort-Leitfaden für die öffentliche Konsultation der Europäischen Kommission zu TTIP (Netzpolitik)

01/07 The European Commission wants your views on ISDS (Access)

02/07 Netclean måste svara om turkisk censur (SvD)

03/07 Wir wollen den Innenminister nicht der Lüge bezichtigen! (Netzpolitik)

04/07 The European Right To Be Forgotten Might Be A Pandora’s Box (Intellectual Property Watch)

05/07 Without explanation, Google reinstates some EU links (The Boston Globe)

08/07 İnternette paylaştığımız kişisel verilerimiz riskde mi? (Arcaajans)

08/07 Turquía y NetClean ¿se asocian para combatir el abuso de menores o para restringir la libertad en Internet? (Global Voices)

09/07 İnternette paylaştığımız kişisel verilerimiz tehlikede mi? (Hürriyet)

14/07 In Europe, Google Stumbles Between Free Speech And Privacy (NPR)

16/07 UN: Nations Hide Rise in Private Digital Snooping (Daily Mail)

18/07 Will the next US-EU trade pact prevent Brussels acting against US tech giants? (The Register)

SEPTEMBER

01/09 Rättskipning utan rättvisa (Fria Tider)

09/09 Google-Expertenbeirat tagt erstmals – “Privatsphäre muss Gewicht haben” (tagesschau.de)

10/09 Google urged to stick to European court privacy ruling (EUobserver)

OCTOBER

1/10 EBU supports call for EU-wide net neutrality (Telecompaper)

9/10 Finland wants to kill crowdsourced copyright law (TorrentFreak)

9/10 Danish authorities seize Ray-Ban domain namelaw (TBO)

10/10 Under Armour, Hershey, Seagate: Intellectual Property (Bloomberg)

12/10 Ansipi väljakutsed: aegunud direktiivid ja riikidevahelised erinevused seadusandluses (ERR)

13/10 Outdated Directives and National Disparities Are Ansip’s Greatest Challenges, Say Experts (ERR)

16/10 Education Opportunties Abound: Data Protection Congress Adds Privacy Platform Moderated by Sophie in’t Veld (The Privacy Advisor)

17/10 Finnish Parliament Refuses To Consider Crowdsourced Copyright Law — Or Any Other Bill Drafted By The Public (Techdirt)

18/10 Европа призывает к сетевому нейтралитету (Mediasat)

23/10 France to draft blacklist banning alleged piracy websites – what could POSSIBLY go wrong? (The Register)

24/10 France may outright censor pirate sites (buzzcarl)

30/10 Copyright reform: weak research will produce bad policy (Euractiv)

NOVEMBER

3/11 In Hungary, a protest’s success is heard around the world (Euractiv)

4/11 Google’s ‘Right to be forgotten’ roadshow is just a ‘distraction’ – EU digital rights group (The Register)

20/11 This is how Google is dealing with ‘right to be forgotten’ requests (PC World)

20/11 Google v rámci „práva být zapomenut“ přezkoumal přes půl milionu URL (Computerworld.cz)

20/11 Net Neutrality in EU Under Attack Again (Computerworld UK)

20/11 Leaked Documents Show EU Council Presidency Wants To Impair Net Neutrality (FeedLab)

20/11 Net neutrality looks cursed in Europe before it even gets started (MMC News)

20/11 Net neutrality looks doomed in Europe before it even gets started (Tech Diem)

21/11 Italian EU presidency weakens net neutrality, says NGO (EUobserver)

21/11 Netzneutralität in der EU wieder einmal in Gefahr? Nicht mehr und nicht weniger als bisher! (blog Lehofer)

21/11 EU net neutrality legislation under threat from Italian proposals, says rights group (PC World)

21/11 EU net neutrality legislation under threat from Italian proposals, says rights group (Link to the inter)

21/11 EU net neutrality legislation under threat from Italian proposals, says rights group (bd Summit)

21/11 EU net neutrality legislation under threat from Italian proposals, says rights group (IP Pings)

21/11 EU net neutrality legislation under threat from Italian proposals, says rights group (Marcel Sadus)

21/11 EU net neutrality legislation under threat from Italian proposals, says rights group (Call geeks)

21/11 EU net neutrality legislation under threat from Italian proposals, says rights group (popfix)

21/11 EU net neutrality legislation under threat from Italian proposals, says rights group (Shiandroid Shianberry)

21/11 EU net neutrality legislation under threat from Italian proposals, says rights group (tech3now)

21/11 Leaked Documents Show EU Council Presidency Wants To Impair Net Neutrality (nycstartupnews)

21/11 EU-Parlament: Frontalangriff auf Netzneutralität (Gulli)

21/11 La Presidenza Italiana UE fa marcia indietro sulla neutralità di rete? (Digital Day)

21/11 Net Neutrality, minaccia italiana (Punto Informatico)

21/11 El debate sobre la neutralidad se complica en Europa donde podrían surgir contradicciones con ofertas como el zero-rating (Telesemana)

22/11 Le contraddizioni italiane sulla net neutrality (blog.debiase.com)

22/11 EU net neutrality legislation underneath hazard from Italian proposals, says rights group (llodo)

22/11 Bajban a Google: az EU egyszerűen szétdarabolná a céget (Parameter)

23/11 Le contraddizioni sulla Net Neutrality (expost-news)

24/11 Net Neutrality un infografica per grandi e piccini (yanfry WordPress)

24/11 Net Neutrality! (Frontiere Digitali)

24/11 Net-neutrality, la mediazione italiana rischia di indebolire la scelta dell’Ue (Repubblica)

25/11 Eurooppa ei uskallakaan sitoutua nettineutraliteettiin? Digikomissaari pitää huolestuttavana (Iltapuuro)

25/11 Eurooppa ei uskallakaan sitoutua nettineutraliteettiin? Digikomissaari pitää huolestuttavana (Mustapekka Palvelut Uusisuomi)

25/11 Europe Takes Another Look at Net Neutrality (The New York Times)

25/11 60 things European legislators don’t want Canada to learn about air passengers (PC World)

25/11 Ex-EU digi supremo Steelie Neelie’s net neutrality bid in tatters? (The Register)

25/11 Help Defend EU Net Neutrality (Yes, Again) (Computerwordld UK)

25/11 Neutralité du Net : la vision très évasive de la présidence italienne de l’UE (ZDNet)

25/11 Is the EU Council trying to delete net neutrality? (IPtegrity)

26/11 Netzneutralität für Einsteiger: Acht Schritte zu einem offenen Internet (Netzpolitik)

26/11 Pacchetto Kroes, l’Italia prova il tutto per tutto (Corrierecomunicazioni)

26/11 Che cos’è la neutralità della rete e perché è cruciale (Ultima ora zazoom)

26/11 Proč digitální komisař Ansip bije na poplach kvůli ohrožení síťové neutrality? (Lupa)

26/11 Net-neutrality, la mediazione italiana rischia di indebolire la scelta dell’Ue (articolo21)

26/11 L’Italia vuole abolire la Net Neutrality (iconicon)

26/11 la Repubblica: Net-neutrality, la mediazione italiana rischia di indebolire la scelta dell’Ue (Frontiere Digitali)

26/11 Wired: Che cos’è la neutralità della rete e perché è cruciale (Frontiere Digitali)

27/11 Net Neutrality Coalition Launches To Lead Global Fight For Open Internet And Digital Democracy (Mint Press News)

27/11 Che cos’è la neutralità della rete e perché è cruciale (enerd)

27/11 EU divided on issue of net neutrality (The Guardian)

27/11 Le Conseil va-t-il reléguer la Neutralité du net au rang d’un vague objectif ? (Next Impact)

27/11 Net Neutrality e roaming: probabile il rinvio al 2015 (01Net)

28/11 Leaks beweisen: EU-Kommission will Kritiker in Internet mundtot machen und Zensur einführen (LW-Freiheit)

28/11 Berlin and the global digital resistance movement (AlJazeera)

29/11 Net Neutrality, il Governo italiano e le minacce digitali (Impronta Unika)

30/11 Una storia e i suoi documenti (Nova Ilsole24ore)

DECEMBER

1/12 Kein Bekenntnis zur Netzneutralität (Domain-Recht)

2/12 Europarat: “Offenes Internet” mit Websperren und Verkehrsmanagement (Heise)

5/12 Las trampas de Movistar (Proceso)