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  1. YouTube to Censor Search Results From Artists Who Rebuff New Streaming Music Service

    The Precedent We don't yet know how things will ultimately shake out, but if the independent labels' fears about their content being taken down come true, we have an unsettling precedent for search engines to censor content as a punishment for...

  2. 5 Social Media Advertising Trends to Watch for in 2014

    There's a precedent for this. That's not to say that SEM has stagnated and development has stopped – it hasn't (enhanced campaigns anyone? The point is that 2013 has seen more changes and big leaps forward in social media advertising then any year...

  3. Congressman, EPIC Push for Larger Google Street View Investigation

    The FCC ignored legal precedent holding that the contents of unencrypted Wi-Fi networks were protected by the Wiretap Act. EPIC argued that by collecting data transmitted over an unencrypted Wi-Fi network, Google wasn't protected by established...

  4. Google Reviews Japanese Court Order Demanding Removal of Autocomplete Terms

    Google must know this would never fly in an American court, and to comply with the order would set a dangerous precedent. An anonymous plaintiff claims to have lost his job and suffered great humiliation at the hands of Google, which displays more...

  5. Kony 2012: Lessons for Video Marketers

    The top video in the Viral Video Chart is Kony 2012, “a film and campaign by Invisible Children that aims to make Joseph Kony famous, not to celebrate him, but to raise support for his arrest and set a precedent for international justice.

  6. SEMPO Tells Government: Don't Censor Search Engines

    I]t would set a terrible precedent and hinder growth if the U.S.government were to start interfering with Internet content by stepping in to regulate how it is presented. We may not agree with everything that an individual company does, but it...

  7. Many 2010 Election Results Too Close To Call

    The Supreme Court's decision was an unsigned or "Per Curiam" ruling; the ruling was "limited to the present circumstances" and could not be cited as precedent. News or Google News this morning and search for "too close to call.

  8. Court Denies Yahoo Request To Move Trademark Case

    But Google settled and no precedent has established.Each side agreed to pay its own legal fees, and American recovered nothing from Google, according to an order signed by Judge John McBryde," USAToday reported.

  9. Porn and Gambling: Canaries in the SEM Coal Mine?

    True, it's been challenged before, but with each new legal decision comes precedent that could be used against existing allowed methods. Without them, our industry would have been slow to develop compressed files and images, streaming media...