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Copying And Sharing Was Always A Natural Right; Restricting Copying Never Was
Posted on Sunday August 02, 2015

In the still-ongoing debate over sharing it's paramount to realize that sharing and copying was always the natural state, and that restricting of copying is an arbitrary restriction of property rights.

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Google Asked to Remove 18 ‘Pirate Links’ Every Second
Posted on Sunday August 02, 2015

Copyright holders continue to increase the number of copyright takedown requests they send to Google. As a result the company is currently asked to remove a record breaking 18 links to "pirate" pages from its search results every second, a number that is still increasing at a rapid pace.

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Anti-Web Blocking Site More Popular in the UK than Spotify & Skype
Posted on Sunday August 02, 2015

A service that helps users circumvent web-blocking injunctions handed down by the UK High Court has grown to become one of the country's most popular websites. Unblocked.pw provides instant access to dozens of otherwise blocked domains and is currently ranked 192nd in the UK, ahead of both Spotify and Skype.

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Bitdefender Blocks Anti-Piracy Website as Malware
Posted on Saturday August 01, 2015

Rightscorp, the piracy monetization company that works with Warner Bros and other prominent copyright holders, has had to deal with its fair share of setbacks recently. The company is publicly condemned for its "extortionist" practices and now anti-virus vendor Bitdefender has started to brand the company's website as malware.

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YouTube Games Copyright Law To Avoid License Fees, IFPI Says
Posted on Saturday August 01, 2015

Music industry group IFPI says that artists are not being paid fairly for the use of their music and the blame for that can be laid at the feet of services such as YouTube and Soundcloud. IFPI says that instead of buying licenses such as those obtained by Spotify, these services effectively game copyright law to gain an unfair commercial advantage.

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