Slashdot Items Tagged "copyright"

Date / Time Story
Thursday March 22, 2018 @06:11PM KeepVid Site No Longer Allows Users To 'Keep' Videos
Thursday March 15, 2018 @07:05PM EU Wants To Require Platforms To Filter Uploaded Content (Including Code)
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @12:41AM US Navy Under Fire In Mass Software Piracy Lawsuit
Thursday March 08, 2018 @06:44PM Trump Promises Copyright Crackdown As DoJ Takes Aim At Streaming Pirates
Wednesday February 28, 2018 @12:44PM MPAA Wants Filmmakers To Pay Licenses, Not Rip Blu-rays
Friday February 23, 2018 @06:18PM How a Fight Over Star Wars Download Codes Could Reshape Copyright Law
Thursday February 22, 2018 @02:48PM Disney Loses in Redbox Copyright Row
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @06:17PM Game Industry Pushes Back Against Efforts To Restore Gameplay Servers
Friday February 16, 2018 @12:52AM Federal Judge Says Embedding a Tweet Can Be Copyright Infringement
Thursday February 15, 2018 @04:12PM EFF Urges US Copyright Office To Reject Proactive 'Piracy' Filters
Monday February 05, 2018 @01:25AM Blizzard Issues DMCA Notice to a Fan-Run 'WoW' Legacy Server
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @05:52PM Kim Dotcom Sues New Zealand For $6.8 Billion In Damages Over Erroneous Arrest
Friday January 19, 2018 @04:12PM Linking Is Not Copyright Infringement, Boing Boing and EFF Tell Court
Friday January 05, 2018 @12:15PM White Noise Video on YouTube Hit By Five Copyright Claims
Thursday January 04, 2018 @05:26PM Google Blocks Pirate Search Results Prophylactically
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @06:16PM Spotify Hit With $1.6 Billion Copyright Lawsuit
Monday January 01, 2018 @02:07PM 2018 Is the Last Year of America's Public Domain Drought
Friday December 29, 2017 @11:19AM Filmmakers Want The Right To Break DRM and Rip Blu-Rays
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @05:58PM Ask Slashdot: How Do I Explain Copyright To My Kids?
Monday December 04, 2017 @06:35PM Gamer Streams Pay-Per-View UFC Fight By Pretending To Play It
Saturday December 02, 2017 @03:34PM Free Game Company Sues 14-Year-Old Over 'Cheats' Video -- Claiming DMCA Violation
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @01:48PM CBS Sues Man For Copyright Over Screenshots of 59-year-old TV Show
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @01:34PM Google Docs Is Randomly Flagging Files for Violating Its Terms of Service
Saturday October 21, 2017 @01:05AM Friendlier GPL-Enforcement Permission Proposed By Linux Kernel Developers
Friday October 20, 2017 @09:51AM On the Google Book Scanning Project and the Library We Will Never See
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @02:35PM Judge Recommends ISP and Search Engine Blocking of Sci-Hub in the US
Saturday September 30, 2017 @12:36AM Hollywood's International War on Kodi Plugins And Video-Streaming Boxes
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @04:30PM Pepe the Frog's Creator Is Sending Takedown Notices To Far-Right Sites
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:13PM PewDiePie Is Inexcusable But DMCA Takedowns Are Not the Way To Fight Him
Saturday September 09, 2017 @03:30PM Kodi Is Fighting Trademark Trolls
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @03:29PM Facebook Offers Hundreds of Millions of Dollars for Music Rights
Friday August 25, 2017 @06:08PM Selling Alterable Versions of Star Wars Is Still Infringement, Says Court
Thursday August 17, 2017 @06:09PM Google Researchers Made An Algorithm To Delete Watermarks From Photos
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @04:03PM YouTube Has An Illegal TV Streaming Problem
Saturday August 05, 2017 @10:07PM Warner Music Files Copyright Claim on A Silent 'Star Wars' Video On YouTube
Friday July 21, 2017 @09:51AM Disney Facing VFX Firm's Injunction Bid on Three Blockbuster Films
Saturday July 15, 2017 @02:43AM EU Sides With RIAA, Says YouTube Underpays For Music Streaming
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @09:54PM Sci-Hub 'Pirate Bay For Scientists' Sued by American Chemical Society Over Cloned Site
Thursday June 29, 2017 @06:28PM Zillow Drops Complaint Against Blogger After Backlash Over Copyright Claim
Thursday June 15, 2017 @04:09PM Japan Passes Controversial 'Anti-Conspiracy' Bill
Thursday June 15, 2017 @01:25PM Pirate Bay Is Infringing Copyright, European Court of Justice Rules
Friday June 02, 2017 @09:37PM Bruce Perens Explains That 'GPL Is A Contract' Court Case
Saturday May 27, 2017 @01:45AM The Lawyer Who Founded Prenda Law Just Got Disbarred
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @01:18PM Can You Copyright a Joke?
Monday April 10, 2017 @05:29PM DMCA 'Safe Harbor' Up In the Air For Online Sites That Use Moderators
Sunday April 09, 2017 @11:40PM American Farmers Are Still Fighting Tractor Software Locks
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:43PM London Police Ink Shadowy Deal With Industry On Website Takedowns
Thursday March 30, 2017 @02:41PM Publish Georgia's State Laws, You'll Get Sued For Copyright and Lose
Monday March 27, 2017 @01:09PM 'Pirate' Movie Streaming Sites Declared Legal By Italian Court
Thursday March 23, 2017 @10:58AM Australia Shelves Copyright Safe Harbor For Google, Facebook
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @11:05AM Australia Copyright Safe Harbour Provision Backed By Prime Minister
Saturday March 11, 2017 @04:05PM How Seven Movie Studios Forced A Pirated Movie Site Offline
Friday March 10, 2017 @11:26PM A Prenda Copyright Troll Finally Pleaded Guilty
Friday March 03, 2017 @09:43PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Handle A Bogus Copyright Infringement Notice?
Friday March 03, 2017 @04:33PM Canadian DMCA In Action: Court Awards Massive Damages In Modchip Case
Saturday February 25, 2017 @09:39PM The US Department Of Defense Announces An Open Source Code Repository
Friday February 24, 2017 @01:36PM With No Fair Use, It's More Difficult to Innovate, Says Google
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @04:55PM Police Arrest Five Men For Selling Kodi Boxes 'Fully Loaded' With Illegal Streaming Apps
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @05:10PM Jury Orders Oculus To Pay $500 Million In ZeniMax Lawsuit
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @03:55PM US Judge Rejects Suit Over Face Scanning for Video Game
Monday January 30, 2017 @04:58PM Google Quietly Makes 'Optional' Web DRM Mandatory In Chrome
Sunday January 29, 2017 @01:03AM ISPs Finally Abandon The Copyright Alert System
Monday January 23, 2017 @01:42AM Three States Propose DMCA-Countering 'Right To Repair' Laws
Thursday December 29, 2016 @06:12PM Facebook Developing Copyright ID System To Stem Music Rights Infringement
Monday December 26, 2016 @01:35AM VidAngel Keeps Streaming Videos, Defying Movie Studios and a US Judge
Thursday December 15, 2016 @02:45AM The Pirate Bay, BitTorrent Websites To Be Blocked In Australia, Federal Court Rules
Monday December 12, 2016 @05:50PM EFF: The Music Industry Shouldn't Be Able To Cut Off Your Internet Access
Sunday December 11, 2016 @08:41PM Why Did Japan Just Ratify The TPP?
Monday December 05, 2016 @09:57AM Embedding Isn't Copyright Infringement, Says Italian Court
Friday November 25, 2016 @03:51PM Iceland is Suing a Supermarket That's Using Its Name
Friday November 25, 2016 @03:02PM $1 Billion Getty Images Public Domain Photograph Dispute is Over
Friday November 18, 2016 @06:58PM Major Cyberlocker EX.UA To Shut Down Amid Police Crackdown
Saturday November 12, 2016 @10:21PM President Obama Gives Up On The Trans-Pacific Partnership
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @03:55PM CBC Threatens Podcast App Makers, Argues that RSS Readers Violate Copyright
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @10:45AM CloudFlare Can Be Ordered To Disclose Science Piracy Website Owner Details
Monday October 31, 2016 @03:57PM 86-Year Old Grandma Accused of Pirating a Zombie Game
Sunday October 30, 2016 @06:35PM CETA Signed Off As Wallonia Folds Under Pressure
Thursday October 20, 2016 @05:16PM KickassTorrents Lawyer: 'Torrent Sites Do Not Violate Criminal Copyright Laws'
Thursday October 13, 2016 @11:31AM RIAA Seizes Wrong MP3Skull Domain
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @05:26PM EU Commission Proposes Mandatory Piracy Filters For Online Services
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @10:09AM EU Court Blocks Brazilian Company From Trademarking Sound Of a Ringing Phone
Monday September 12, 2016 @11:15AM Ubuntu Torrent Removed From Google Due To DMCA Complaint
Thursday September 08, 2016 @04:02PM Linking Without Permission Violates Copyright, Rules EU Court
Thursday September 08, 2016 @07:53AM Top European court rules linking to an infringing work may infringe copyright
Monday September 05, 2016 @12:38PM Warner Bros Issues Takedown For Own Website
Monday September 05, 2016 @10:41AM Swedish ISP Attacks Copyright Trolls Over Trademark Infringement
Saturday August 27, 2016 @08:18PM EU Copyright Reform Proposes Search Engines Pay For Snippets
Saturday August 27, 2016 @02:35PM BitTorrent Cases Filed By Malibu Media Will Proceed, Rules Judge
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @08:47PM Nintendo Shuts Down 'Pokemon Uranium' Fan Game After 1.5 Million Downloads
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @05:16PM Oracle Says Trial Wasn't Fair, It Should Have Known About Google Play For Chrome
Monday August 15, 2016 @02:02PM Reddit Tells Label It Won't Cough Up IP Address of Prerelease Music Pirate
Friday August 12, 2016 @12:14PM Rightscorp Threatens Every ISP in the United States
Thursday August 11, 2016 @03:26PM Bleeping Computer Countersues Maker of SpyHunter
Monday August 08, 2016 @05:53PM UK Copyright Extension On Designed Objects Is 'Direct Assault' On 3D Printing
Saturday August 06, 2016 @11:18AM Myths Persist About Running Public Wi-Fi in the UK
Sunday July 31, 2016 @08:39PM Chased Off of YouTube, Leaked 'No Man's Sky' Footage Runs to Pornhub
Thursday July 28, 2016 @03:03PM Getty Sued For $1 Billion For Selling Publicly Donated Photos
Thursday July 21, 2016 @12:21PM EFF Is Suing the US Government To Invalidate the DMCA's DRM Provisions
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @08:18PM Feds Seize KickassTorrents Domains and Arrest Owner In Poland
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @04:41PM Library of Congress Hit With a Denial-Of-Service Attack
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @10:15AM Farmers Demand Right To Fix Their Own Dang Tractors
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @10:04AM YouTube Says Content Owners Made $1B Last Year -- So Music Labels Should Stop Complaining
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @06:37PM Sega Saturn's DRM Cracked Almost 23 Years After Launch
Sunday July 10, 2016 @06:02PM EFF Delivers 210,000 Signatures Opposing Trans-Pacific Partnership
Friday July 08, 2016 @04:54PM Fair Use Threatens Innovation, Copyright Holders Warn
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:19PM UK Bill Introduces 10 Year Prison Sentence for Online Pirates
Monday July 04, 2016 @04:06PM Blizzard Sues Overwatch 'Cheat' Maker For Copyright Infringement
Sunday July 03, 2016 @02:43PM That Digital Music Service You Love Is a Terrible Business
Sunday July 03, 2016 @01:35PM ICANN: We Won't Pass Judgment On Pirate Sites
Saturday July 02, 2016 @10:12AM Aaron Swartz Ebook's DRM Has Been Cracked
Thursday June 30, 2016 @10:13AM NRA Complaint Takes Down 38,000 Websites
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @07:25PM DMCA Notices Remove 8,268 Projects On Github In 2015
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @05:39PM Florida Man Sues Apple For $10+ Billion, Says He Invented iPhone Before Apple
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @03:47AM Activision Abuses DMCA To Take Knock Indie Game Entirely Off Steam
Friday June 24, 2016 @11:44PM From File-Sharing To Prison: The Story of a Jailed Megaupload Programmer
Friday June 24, 2016 @03:11PM Piracy Phishing Scam Targets US ISPs and Subscribers
Thursday June 23, 2016 @03:46PM Comodo Attempting to Register 'Let's Encrypt' Trademarks, And That's Not Right
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @03:23PM 180 Artists, Labels Including Taylor Swift Take On YouTube, Join Copyright Plea
Saturday June 18, 2016 @10:43AM Court Slams Record Companies in New Vimeo/DMCA Ruling
Friday June 17, 2016 @10:00AM Apple iPhones Found to Have Violated Chinese Rival's Patent
Thursday June 16, 2016 @11:55AM Pirate Bay Co-Founder Must Pay Record Labels $395,000
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @09:58AM Trent Reznor: YouTube Is Built On the Back Of Stolen Content
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @09:40PM Peter Thiel's Lawyer Wants To Silence Reporting On Trump's Hair
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @03:12PM AMC Threatens Copyright Lawsuit Over Walking Dead Spoiler
Friday June 10, 2016 @10:19PM Google Announces Support of the Controversial TPP
Friday June 10, 2016 @01:55PM Canada Federal Court Restrains Sale Of 'Pirate' Boxes
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @09:46AM YouTube Threatens Legal Action Against Video Downloader
Thursday May 26, 2016 @04:30PM Android Is 'Fair Use' As Google Beats Oracle In $9 Billion Lawsuit
Monday May 23, 2016 @11:04AM How Copyright Law Is Being Misused To Remove Material From the Internet
Friday May 20, 2016 @11:57AM Fox 'Stole' a Game Clip, Used It In Family Guy and DMCA'd the Original
Friday May 20, 2016 @10:32AM Declaring Code Is Not Code, Says Larry Page
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @08:19PM Copyright Trolls Rightscorp Are Teetering On The Verge Of Bankruptcy
Saturday May 14, 2016 @10:28PM EFF Confronts World Copyright Committee
Saturday May 14, 2016 @07:50PM Oracle V. Google Being Decided By Clueless Judge and Jury
Thursday May 12, 2016 @03:00PM DVDFab Has Ignored Court's Shut Down Order, AACS Says
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @06:01PM Apple Loses Exclusive Rights To 'iPhone' Trademark For Non-Smartphone Products In China
Saturday April 30, 2016 @06:27PM Australia: VPN Users Aren't Breaching Copyright
Saturday April 30, 2016 @12:44PM Ask Slashdot: Should This Photographer Sue A Hotel For $2M?
Saturday April 30, 2016 @09:51AM Language Creation Society Says Klingon Language Isn't Covered By Copyright
Friday April 29, 2016 @12:31PM US Calls Switzerland An Internet Piracy Haven
Monday April 25, 2016 @03:36PM Swedish ISP Vows to Protect Users From a Piracy Witch Hunt
Monday April 18, 2016 @11:57AM Google Books Can Proceed As Supreme Court Rejects Authors Guild Appeal
Sunday April 17, 2016 @08:58PM Sanders Campaign Accused of Trademark Bullying By Web Site
Thursday April 07, 2016 @08:03PM Blizzard Shuts Down Popular Fan-run 'Pirate' Server For Classic WoW
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @10:45AM Aussie Pirates Have Another Year Not To Worry About Warnings
Monday April 04, 2016 @12:35PM Anti-Piracy Firm Rightscorp Will Hijack Pirates' Browsers Until a Fine is Paid
Sunday April 03, 2016 @12:57AM The Music Industry Is Begging the US Government To Change Its Copyright Laws
Monday March 28, 2016 @05:34PM Oracle Seeks $9.3 Billion For Google's Use Of Java In Android
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:50AM Unofficial Answers: Why Does YouTube Seem So Biased?
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @09:20PM EU Court Says Hotspot Owners Aren't Liable For 3rd-Party Piracy
Monday March 14, 2016 @09:52AM The Case Against Ratifying the Trans Pacific Partnership
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:36PM A California Jury Finds Copyright Infringement In an Interface
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @01:30AM Court Rules Batmobile Is Entitled To Copyright Protection
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @10:24PM YouTube Promises Changes To Copyright Claim Policy
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @12:54AM Documents Reveal Details of EU-US Privacy Shield Data Sharing Deal
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:58AM Ebay Shop Scrapes Thingiverse, Sells Designs In Violation of Creative Commons
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:50AM Disney Asking Employees To Help Fund Copyright Lobbying
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:27PM Ask Slashdot: What To Do With Shelved OSS Project Fixes?
Thursday February 25, 2016 @11:13AM Slysoft (of AnyDVD Fame) Closes After Increased International Pressure By AACS
Sunday February 21, 2016 @08:55PM TPP Change Means Drastically Higher Penalties For Copyright "Infringement"
Thursday February 18, 2016 @08:17PM Kanye West Is Reportedly Considering Legal Action Against the Pirate Bay
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @11:21PM Chief CETA Negotiator Says Treaty "Virtually Complete"
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @08:44PM Copyright Professor's Lecture Removed From YouTube Over Sony Content-ID Claim
Friday February 12, 2016 @07:50PM US Copyright Law Forces Wikimedia To Remove the Diary of Anne Frank
Friday February 12, 2016 @01:36AM Dallas Buyers Club LLC Abandons Fight Against Australian Pirates
Thursday February 11, 2016 @12:51AM Dallas Buyers Club Gives up chasing pirates in Australia
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @09:36PM SCO vs. IBM Battle Over Linux May Finally Be Over
Friday February 05, 2016 @10:04AM In Japan, a Battle Brewing Over the Right To Record 4k and 8k Broadcasts
Friday February 05, 2016 @09:43AM K-12 CS Framework Draft: Kids Taught To 'Protect Original Ideas' In Early Grades
Thursday February 04, 2016 @03:41PM All 12 Member Countries Sign Off On the TPP
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @04:34PM Torrents Time Lets Anyone Launch Their Own Web Version of Popcorn Time
Monday February 01, 2016 @08:37PM Fine Brothers File For Trademark On Word "React"
Friday January 29, 2016 @12:41PM Canadian Government Lobbies Europe To Pass CETA
Wednesday January 06, 2016 @04:30PM CBS, Others Sued For Copyright Infringement Over "Soft Kitty" In Big Bang Theory
Thursday December 24, 2015 @02:55PM Pirate Bay Cofounder Utterly Bankrupts the Music Industry
Saturday December 12, 2015 @01:15PM UK Citizens May Soon Need License To Photograph Stuff They Already Own
Thursday December 10, 2015 @10:50PM "Happy Birthday To You" Set To Finally Reach the Public Domain
Saturday December 05, 2015 @02:30AM Copyright Troll's Property Seized To Pay Bankruptcy Debts
Sunday November 29, 2015 @11:36AM Swedish Court Says ISPs Can't Be Forced To Block Pirate Bay
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @01:53PM Judge Wipes Out Safe Harbor Provision In DMCA, Makes Cox Accomplice of Piracy
Thursday November 19, 2015 @05:33PM YouTube Defending Select Videos Against DMCA Abuse
Thursday November 05, 2015 @10:27AM Full Text of Trans-Pacific Partnership Released (Officially, This Time)
Sunday November 01, 2015 @12:00PM Real-World Roadblocks To Implementing CISA
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @08:14AM Lawsuit Claims Buck Rogers Is In the Public Domain
Friday October 23, 2015 @08:42PM Full Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement Intellectual Property Chapter Analyzed
Friday October 23, 2015 @05:20PM Ubuntu 15.10 'Wily Werewolf' Released
Thursday October 22, 2015 @09:07AM How Scientists Are Circumventing Journal Paywalls
Thursday October 08, 2015 @02:30PM All Malibu Media Subpoenas In Eastern District NY Put On Hold
Saturday October 03, 2015 @06:12PM Selected Provisions: TPP, CETA, and TiSA Trade Agreements
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @08:41AM "Happy Birthday To You" Now Public Domain
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @11:02AM YouTube 'Dancing Baby' Copyright Ruling Sets Pre-Trial Fair Use Guideline
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @08:35AM What Ever Happened To Google Books?
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @08:28AM Judge Rules That Inglewood, California Cannot Copyright Public Videos
Friday August 21, 2015 @08:50PM Germany Says Taking Photos Of Food Infringes The Chef's Copyright
Thursday August 20, 2015 @12:39PM Regionally Encoded Toner Cartridges 'to Serve Customers Better'
Thursday August 20, 2015 @11:49AM Movie Studio Sues Individual Popcorn Time Users For Infringement
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @10:53AM CNN and CBC Sued For Pirating YouTube Video
Friday August 14, 2015 @06:54PM Commodore Smartphone Hits Trademark Opposition
Sunday August 09, 2015 @05:10PM "Pixels" DMCA Takedown Even Worse Than We Thought
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @08:12PM TPP Copyright Chapter Leaks: Website Blocking, New Criminal Rules On the Way