In an effort to curb online piracy of movies, music and television content, the Centre for Copyright Information, on Monday announced the implementation of its long awaited Copyright Alert System (CAS). Ambitious of curbing the online piracy through Peer to Peer (P2P) fie sharing forums, the Copyright Alert System is […]
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The constant tussle between ISPs and copyright owners in Europe has resulted in something new. Entertainment and software...
As has been the practice of reviewing certain provisions of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), every three years, the US Copyright office, has come out with its latest set of exemptions. One of the exemption has made jailbreaking of smartphones, legal. Jailbreaking of your phone is freeing it from […]Read more ›
In a constant strive towards protecting and safeguarding genuine rights of copyright holders, US is all set to introduce the Copyright Alert System shortly. The system, to be monitored by Center for Copyright Information (CCI) will specifically target illegal downloading, file sharing and online piracy. The CCI will work in association with various Internet Service Providers such as […]Read more ›
In 1938, Joe Shuster and Jerry Seigel gave the world, the ‘Man of Steel’ in their debut comic book series ‘Action Comics’. Since then ‘Superman’ has enthralled comic-book lovers as well as non-comic book lovers until present day. While the much-anticipated Hollywood movie ‘Man of Steel’ is due to be […]Read more ›
Apple has been sued again, this time by a Swiss photographer for copyright infringement over her photo. While Apple definitely seems to be on the wrong side of the law this time, though as the standard practice continues, they might just go for an out of court settlement with this […]Read more ›
After the dramatic failure of the Stop Online Piracy Act and the Protect IP Act, the United States Government has come up with a more subtle and practical solution to prevent online piracy. Due to be implemented by the end of this year, this policy, backed by the Obama administration […]Read more ›
FOX and a few other major television broadcasting networks like CBS and NBC Universal who have license agreements for retransmission of primetime network programming with the Satellite television giant DISH, have filed a suit against DISH for providing ‘AutoHop’ feature. DISH, through its bootleg broadcast video-on-demand called PrimeTime Anytime, available […]Read more ›