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12.23.15
Kim Dotcom could face extradition to the US
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Kim Dotcom could face extradition to the US

The Megaupload mastermind still has time to appeal the ruling, though.

By T. Seppala,   12.23.15
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10.27.15
Copyright exemption lets you modify old games to keep them running
10.27.15

Copyright exemption lets you modify old games to keep them running

The Library of Congress' exemption lets you modify abandoned games that depend on authentication servers.

By J. Fingas,   10.27.15
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09.14.15
Appeals Court: Copyright holders 'must consider fair use' before sending DMCAs
09.14.15

Appeals Court: Copyright holders 'must consider fair use' before sending DMCAs

A US Appeals Court rules that copyright holders at least need to pretend to consider fair use before spamming takedown notices.

By A. Tarantola,   09.14.15
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07.25.15
Twitter is erasing stolen jokes
07.25.15

Twitter is erasing stolen jokes

Don't pilfer someone else's Twitter joke -- you might find it erased later on.

By J. Fingas,   07.25.15
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04.10.15
Publishers are fighting to keep abandoned games dead
04.10.15

Publishers are fighting to keep abandoned games dead

The Electronic Frontier Foundation, a non-profit group that defends civil liberties in the digital...

By J. Conditt,   04.10.15
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04.08.15
Kickstarter transparency report shows crowdfunding's copyright woes
04.08.15

Kickstarter transparency report shows crowdfunding's copyright woes

If you've noticed a crowdfunding project that was ripping off someone else's work to make a pitch,...

By J. Fingas,   04.08.15
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02.08.15
Ancestry website won't let you borrow its UFO records
02.08.15

Ancestry website won't let you borrow its UFO records

You wouldn't think that genealogy websites would have much need to defend copyrights, but they're...

By J. Fingas,   02.08.15
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01.29.15
Reddit posts its first transparency report
01.29.15

Reddit posts its first transparency report

Reddit may not be subject to as much legal scrutiny as tech giants like Google or Microsoft, but t...

By J. Fingas,   01.29.15
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01.06.15
Studios asked Google to pull 345 million pirate links in 2014
01.06.15

Studios asked Google to pull 345 million pirate links in 2014

Google may be bending over backwards to eliminate piracy in its search results, but it's clearer t...

By J. Fingas,   01.06.15
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