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Tech Giants Wake Up To EU Copyright Plan That Threatens To Nuke The Web

Tech Giants Wake Up To EU Copyright Plan That Threatens To Nuke The Web

With Tumblr’s decision this week to ban porn on its platform, everyone’s getting a firsthand look at how bad automated content filters are at the moment. Lawmakers in the European Union want a similar system to filter copyrighted works and, despite expert consensus that this will just fuck up the…

The End Of All That’s Good And Pure About The Internet

The End Of All That’s Good And Pure About The Internet

We regret to inform you that the internet is on red alert once again. Tomorrow, the EU’s Legislative Committee will vote on sweeping measures that will upend the web in every way that we know it. Memes, news, Wikipedia, art, privacy, and the creative side of fandom are all at…