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piracy

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Netflix turning a blind eye to 'back door' Australian use, says Quickflix

The CEO of Quickflix has called on Netflix to "play by the rules" and to stop what it calls a breach of copyright by allowing "back door" access to its service in Australia.

By 16 September 2014

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Piracy by the numbers: How does it add up? (pictures)

After duking it out in the media for months, ISPs, rights holders, and lobby groups have met face-to-face to solve Australia's piracy problem. But what are the real-world stats behind the arguments and just how big is the problem?

6 Images By 11 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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Choice slams Australian pay TV pricing, Foxtel cries foul

Foxtel and Choice have locked horns over content pricing, with Choice arguing that consumers should not have to "pay a premium" for top shows as Foxtel accuses it of being "disingenuous".

By 9 September 2014

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ISPs offer provisional support for site blocking, question of cost remains

An ISP industry body has offered in-principle support of site blocking to stop piracy, but says it is a "blunt instrument" and that rights holders should foot the bill.

By 2 September 2014

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Choice takes campaign against 'internet filter' to Canberra

A new ad campaign from Choice is calling on politicians to "work smart, not hard" against piracy, while the group says Australia should legalise the circumvention of geoblocking.

By 29 August 2014

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ASIC admits error in request to block 250,000 websites

As the attorney-general looks to block overseas piracy sites, one government agency has admitted staff responsible for making siteblocking requests were not fully aware of how the process worked.

By 27 August 2014

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Indie artists have the most to lose from piracy, says ARIA

As the who's-who of the content industry gathered to launch a new guide to digital content, the head of ARIA says piracy doesn't just affect the big fish.

By 5 August 2014

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Brandis and Turnbull at odds over who pays for piracy

The two politicians behind Australia's latest piracy discussion paper have contradicted each other on who should foot the bill for reform.

By 4 August 2014

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Government's anti-piracy measures divide industry

Choice and iiNet say the paper won't address the problem, Foxtel calls it a "positive step" -- the Government's anti-piracy discussion paper has already divided the industry.

By 31 July 2014