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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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Site blocking laws could drag VPNs into the anti-piracy net

Legal and copyright experts have raised concerns that virtual private network providers could be caught in the crossfire if new laws pass requiring ISPs to block websites that "facilitate" piracy.

By 1 April 2015

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Internet users face online barriers as site blocking legislation hits parliament

Attorney-General George Brandis has officially brought the battle against piracy to Parliament with new legislation that could soon require ISPs to block sites that facilitate copyright infringement.

By 26 March 2015

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Data retention laws pass, Netflix is live and site blocking could be in the works (Girt by CNET podcast 20)

Australia's controversial data retention laws pass, Netflix hits Australia with aggressive pricing and site blocking legislation heads to parliament.

By 27 March 2015

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Brandis brings piracy fight to Parliament

Site-blocking legislation will be tabled in Parliament within a week, meaning ISPs could soon be required to block overseas websites that facilitate piracy.

By 20 March 2015

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TPG to buy iiNet in AU$1.4B deal

Australia's fourth largest ISP is set to buy out the second biggest, in a share deal worth a cool AU$1.4 billion.

By 13 March 2015