Week in Review: July 8, 2015

by Jenny Shore

This week, Internet Monitor explores the politics of Russia's "right to be forgotten" bill, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's initiative to bring technology and innovation to India, and British Prime Minister David Cameron's call to end strong encryption (which we hear could "ruin the internet").

Launching today: Canarywatch

by Rebekah Heacock Jones

The Electronic Frontier Foundation announced today that it has partnered with the Berkman Center for Internet and Society, New York University’s Technology Law & Policy Clinic, and the Calyx Institute to launch Canarywatch, which monitors changes to known warrant canaries. Canarywatch maintains a list of warrant canaries on its site, tracks changes to or disappearances of these canaries, and encourages submissions of additional warrant canaries not yet listed.