Links to 6th May

US Senate

Sunlight Foundation: Senate posts votes in XML

Europe Telecoms Package #telecomspackage #EU

OUT-LAW: European Parliament vetoes telecoms reform, demands court order for ISP disconnection

LaQuadrature: Amendment 138/46 adopted again. Internet is a fundamental right in Europe.

EU vote: Trautman Citizens Rights amendments adopted! EU parliament live 

Malcolm Harbour account of EU telecoms package Detailed rebuttal

Last Chance to Save the European Internet – there’s a vote tomorrow which may kill net neutrality.

Why you should lobby your MEP to vote for the Citizens Rights Amendment to Telecoms Package vote on May 6th #EU#telecoms

URGENT: Ask MEPs to adopt Citizens’ Rights Amendments on May the 6th Telecoms Package vote

Political memory: MEP voting Rapport Lambrinidis on strengthening security and fundamental freedoms on the Internet


Unofficial translation into plain English of Home Office consultation on changes to internet privacy & ISP record keeping by Simply Understood


UK: Report: Copyright – what is the future for education and research?

NYTimes: “E.U. to Hear Proposal for Cross-Border Net Copyright”


Future of Journalism congressional hearing streaming live now

Local news, with context: Matt Thompson unveils his innovative, “context-rich” news site in Columbia, Mo.


Apple product speculation: How the Apple iPad Could Kill the Kindle. PCmag

iPhone Newspapers app, Sun removed by Apple because of  page 3 50 newspapers for £0.59

Clean Up Your Twitter Account With Nest Unclutterer farewell, spambabes

How to Watch Hulu Around the World End of geoblocking.

The new, big-screen Kindle, Plastic Logic reader and newspaper subscriptions<tethered devices, too late?>

E-Books: Amazon Plans Academic Push With New Kindle reports Wall Street Journal

Apple Submits New Spec for Live Streaming to IETF

Digital Britain

Lord Carter hints that mobile networks could deliver the Digital Britain plan –

Birmingham Digital Britain Unconference yours here report

The main themes from the first digitalbritainunconference meeting from Cameron Neylon

Notes from the RAL Digital Britain Unconference http://digitalbritainunconf… #dbuc09 #digitalbritain

Digital Britain unconference at RAL Oxford. Thanks Cameron Neylon for organising. Find yours at