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King settles copyright case with 6waves

Game maker 6waves will close down two of its games, Farm Epic and Treasure Epic, and make a payment to King.

By 18 September 2014

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Three strikes policy is off base according to copyright academic

Despite calls from rights holders for a three strikes response to piracy, a leading copyright academic has said there is "little-to-no scientifically credible evidence" that such schemes work.

By 10 September 2014

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Tap millions of copyright-free book images via Flickr

More than 2.6 million images from public domain e-books have been uploaded to Flickr as part of an Internet Archive project -- with 12 million more to come.

By 3 September 2014

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Twitch to mute copyrighted music in video-on-demand

Video-game streaming service says it will cut the volume on 30-minute blocks of video when unauthorized audio content is detected.

By 7 August 2014

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Piracy police hijack ads on copyright-infringing websites

British police have come up with a new way of cutting off funding to websites that illegally share music and movies.

By 29 July 2014

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Dallas Buyers Club wants pirates' personal details by May 6

After the Federal Court ordered iiNet to hand over the details of customers suspected of copyright infringement, the rights holders behind "Dallas Buyers Club" could have their list of pirates within weeks.

By 22 April 2015

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VPN use skyrockets in Australia amid privacy concerns

With data retention now in the law books and rights holders given the green light to chase individual pirates, VPNs are more popular than ever with Australians looking to cover their tracks online.

By 14 April 2015

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Piracy letters in the pipeline as ISPs decline Dallas Buyers Club appeal

iiNet and Dodo have confirmed they will not appeal a ruling to hand over pirates' details to Dallas Buyers Club, as the rights holders further their legal battle overseas, asking pirates to set a price for damages.

By 15 April 2015

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Piracy, the Dallas Buyers Club decision and the three strikes scheme (Girt by CNET podcast 22)

The Dallas Buyers Club decision puts piracy in the spotlight, while the Comms Alliance reveals its proposed industry code for tackling copyright violation -- including a 'three strikes' scheme. Oh, and the Apple Watch launches.

By 10 April 2015

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iiNet ruling sheds light on speculative invoicing and punitive damages

iiNet has welcomed safeguards coming out of its court battle with Dallas Buyers Club LLC, but with punitive damages on the table, consumer groups warn of "copyright cowboys" chasing pirates in court.

By 8 April 2015