copyright

KickassTorrents Seized – Site Owner Arrested

KickassTorrents, the world’s most popular torrent site, has been seized by the US Government and the site’s owner has been arrested. The website and its domains were ...

July 22, 2016 at 8:37 am by

Online Pirates to Face 10 Years Prison in UK

The UK Government has unveiled its new Digital Economy Bill [PDF] in Parliament which features a revision to current laws regarding online copyright infringement. Under the ...

July 9, 2016 at 6:40 pm by

Google May Use Copyright Scanners to Check Extremist Speech

In the wake of recent events, people are shouting for companies to be more responsible and active in finding and tracking down extremist speech on their sites. People post ...

June 27, 2016 at 5:20 pm by

DMCA Notices Have Quadrupled Says Google

There are lots of things on the internet, they say that if you looked hard enough you could find the entirety of human knowledge on the internet. Sadly if that is true, it ...

June 20, 2016 at 12:20 pm by
GOG

GOG Offers DRM-free Copies Of Your Steam Games

When it comes to buying digital games for your PC, there are very sites which offer you a direct line to your games. With many sites offering the reselling the games, trying ...

June 2, 2016 at 9:40 am by
The Pirate Bay

ThePirateBay Steers Back to .org Domain

ThePirateBay is unquestionably the most famous torrent site ever devised and become a target of various organisations aiming to protect intellectual property such as the RIAA ...

May 25, 2016 at 4:20 pm by

EU Judge Rules on Whether Hyperlinks Infringe Copyright

After two months of deliberation, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled on whether including a hyperlink on a website without permission from the original copyright ...

April 10, 2016 at 2:20 am by

The Music Industry Wants The Digital Copyright Law Reformed

First, we had live music, then we got vinyl records, then cassettes and CD’s and now we can enjoy our music anywhere we like in the palm of our hand thanks to Digital ...

April 4, 2016 at 9:40 am by

Automobilista Pulled From Steam Due To Copyright Claim

We all like community content, giving us everything from new maps and worlds to explore to little details like a new weapon or car design. Sadly when it comes to games, ...

March 31, 2016 at 3:30 pm by

Oracle Asks For $9.3 Billion in Copyright Trial Against Google

Google is known for many things, from the search engine that started it all to the chrome web browser that so many uses these days. One of the things Google is known for is ...

March 30, 2016 at 3:15 pm by

Klingon is Covered by Copyright Claims Paramount

Star Trek is a series loved and followed by millions, with everyone and their parents having grown up with the adventures of the starship Enterprise. Sadly a short film made ...

March 16, 2016 at 9:30 am by

Sony Hack Revealed New Blu-Ray Protection Details

When it comes to digital content, companies both love and hate the ease at which they and others can copy and distribute content, with everything from your favourite games to ...

February 29, 2016 at 10:00 am by

Popcorn Time to be Revived in the Browser

Popcorn time has been blocked, banned and taken down over copyright issues a number of times. It seems that the popular movie streaming service just refuses to die. Despite ...

February 7, 2016 at 6:21 pm by

EU Could Rule Hyperlinking Illegal

Later today (2nd February), the Court of Justice in the European Union (CJEU) will hear arguments as to whether hyperlinking should or should not remain legal within the EU. ...

February 3, 2016 at 8:33 am by
Fine Brothers

The Fine Brothers Rescind “React” Trademarks

The Fine Brothers is an incredibly popular YouTube channel with almost 14 million subscribers and gained popularity with a series of “react” videos. The concept is ...

February 2, 2016 at 4:24 pm by