Australian man Craig Wright’s claim he invented bitcoin to be considered by UK court | Bitcoin

An Australian computer scientist who claims he created bitcoin is taking legal action in the United Kingdom, which could force the court to rule on whether he is indeed the cryptocurrency’s inventor. London’s high court this week allowed Craig Wright’s lawyers to pursue the operator and publisher of the bitcoin.org Continue Reading

Google location data: what does Australian court ruling mean and how can I turn off my tracking history? | Google

If you have ever used Google Maps on your phone without fiddling with the location settings, it goes without saying that the tech giant knows everywhere you’ve been. The really bad news is that even if you have previously tried to stop Google tracking your every movement, the company may Continue Reading

Court tells Uber to reinstate five UK drivers sacked by automated process | Uber

Uber has been ordered to reinstate five British drivers who were struck off from its ride-hailing app by robot technology. The five drivers, backed by the App Drivers & Couriers Union (ADCU) and the campaign group Worker Info Exchange, argued that they had been wrongly accused of fraudulent activity based Continue Reading

Facebook’s long-awaited content ‘supreme court’ has arrived. It’s a clever sham | Facebook- Tempemail

In October, Facebook unveiled its long-awaited “oversight board” – a special, semi-independent body, staffed mainly by experts on free speech and constitutional law, with the authority to make decisions about controversial content posted on Facebook’s platform. Sometimes described as Facebook’s “supreme court”, the oversight board has been met, in the Continue Reading

Pakistani court grants bail to Christian in blasphemy case bail bail court Christian court- Tempemail

A Pakistani court on Monday granted bail to a Christian man convicted in 2018 while still a teenager of insulting Islam by posting a picture of Islam’s holiest site on social media, a defense lawyer said. The court order in the eastern city of Lahore came more than four years Continue Reading

Warriors G League G Jeremy Lin experienced racism on court San Francisco People court racism Steve Kerr- Tempemail

Warriors G League guard Jeremy Lin shared on social media that he experienced an act of racism on the court Golden State coach Steve Kerr said he will support Lin and denounced any discriminatory act that caused Lin to speak out about racism targeting Asian Americans. In a heartfelt social Continue Reading

Indian court orders climate activist to jail custody Government crackdown court Narendra Modi Social Media- Tempemail

An Indian court on Friday ordered a 22-year-old climate activist to spend three days in jail under court custody in a case that critics say highlights a growing crackdown on dissent under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government. Police from the capital, New Delhi, arrested Disha Ravi on Feb. 13 at Continue Reading

Uber drivers are workers, UK supreme court rules | Uber

The UK supreme court has dismissed Uber’s appeal against a landmark employment tribunal ruling that its drivers should be classed as workers with access to the minimum wage and paid holidays. Six justices handed down a unanimous decision backing the October 2016 employment tribunal ruling that could affect millions of Continue Reading

India’s top court takes up social media content Twitter court petition content Government- Tempemail

India’s top court on Friday sought the government and Twitter’s response to a petition seeking a mechanism to check fake news, hate messages and what officials consider seditious and incendiary content on social media platforms. The case highlights a standoff between the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and free Continue Reading