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Leaked #TPP Draft Reveals #Tough Anti-Piracy #Measures | TorrentFreak | # ! OK, ...

Leaked #TPP Draft Reveals #Tough Anti-Piracy #Measures | TorrentFreak | # ! OK, ... | #Communication | Scoop.it
Today Wikileaks released a new draft of the secretive Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement. The intellectual property chapter covers a wide range of issues, from increased ISP liability, through extended copyright terms to criminalizing non-commercial piracy.

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Gonzalo San Gil, PhD.'s curator insight, October 17, 3:44 PM

# ! ... but don't say these 'measures' are aimed to 'stimulate creation'
# ! but to fill the deep pockets of a few... with the hard work of many
# ! others.

[... options currently on the table are life of the author plus 50, 70 or 100 years...]

 

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#SearchEngines #Can #Diminish #Online #Piracy, #Research #Finds | TorrentFreak | # ! This #siege #against Search Engines...

#SearchEngines #Can #Diminish #Online #Piracy, #Research #Finds | TorrentFreak | # ! This #siege #against Search Engines... | #Communication | Scoop.it
New research from Carnegie Mellon University shows that search engine results directly influence people's decision to pirate movies, or buy them legally. According to the researchers, their findings show how search engines may play a vital role in the fight against online piracy.

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Gonzalo San Gil, PhD.'s curator insight, September 17, 5:12 AM

# ! ... is just a bunch of punitive measures related to
# ! other issues (like search results placements)...

# ! People is already aware that (so-called) 'Legal' sites
# ! have a manipulated -limited- supply.
# ! Industry has to '#monetize' -Fairly!- free file-sharing...

# ! meanwhile:
[... It has to be noted that Professor Telang and his colleagues received a generous donation from the MPAA for their research program. However, the researchers suggest that their work is carried out independently. ...]


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Amazon Wants to Outsource Book Agents' Jobs

Amazon Wants to Outsource Book Agents' Jobs | #Communication | Scoop.it
Amazon is looking to crowdsource the publishing industry The ecommerce giant announced the launch of its Kindle Scout program on Tuesday, which lets prospective authors submit manuscripts that will then be read and voted on See also: Amazon...
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Amazon has been quietly exploring crowdsourcing as a means to find new authors...

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Good ‘Pirate’ Reviews More Important Than Piracy Itself, Game Devs Say | TorrentFreak

Good ‘Pirate’ Reviews More Important Than Piracy Itself, Game Devs Say | TorrentFreak | #Communication | Scoop.it
No matter what digital media companies produce, it's almost inevitable it will end up online for free, but there is something worse.

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# *Don't call 'em '#Pirates' but '#Fairies. #Let's do the #Magic

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Gonzalo San Gil, PhD.'s curator insight, January 4, 4:10 PM

# *Don't call 'em '#Pirates' but '#Fairies. #Let's do the #Magic