Belgian newspapers accuse Google of 'spiteful' boycott

Belgian newspapers that successfully fought against Google's inclusion of their articles in Google News are up in arms because Google is, er, blocking their articles from inclusion in search results.

Peter Jackson wants to move the Shire to eastern Europe

Acclaimed Lord of the Rings director Peter Jackson has threatened to move the entire production of The Hobbit (and the Shire) from the wilds of New Zealand to eastern Europe.

Is Facebook stifling democracy?

Grass-roots activists have accused Facebook of anti-democratic behavior for disabling key features on corporate boycott pages.