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Videos taken down from Vimeo for using the word 'Pixels'

A DMCA takedown request has targeted short films older than and completely unrelated to the recently released Adam Sandler film "Pixels."

By August 9, 2015

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Music publishers fire DMCA take-down notices at top lyrics sites

The National Music Publishers' Association sent DMCA take-down notices to the biggest Web sites seeming to profit from posting unlicensed lyrics.

By November 11, 2013

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Two tracker services shutter, following Apple's DMCA takedown

Apple reportedly issued a Digital Millennium Copyright Act notice to iPhone-Check, saying the service violated Apple's terms of use.

By November 6, 2013

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Correction: TV station uses DMCA to erase racist gaffe

A previous version of this report misidentified the agency that confirmed the bogus pilot information. It was the National Transportation Safety Board.

By July 23, 2013

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Growing pressure in Congress to fix flaws in DMCA law

Since its inception in 1998, the Digital Millennium Copyright has been a touchstone for (digital) controversy. Finally, spurred by a flap over cell phone unlocking, politicians may be ready to act.

By March 6, 2013

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What the DMCA cell phone unlock ban means to you (FAQ)

Get the lowdown on how the antipiracy Digital Millennium Copyright Act is being applied to phone-unlocking tech and what a recent update to the law means to consumers who want to unlock their phones.

By March 5, 2013

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Want to unlock your phone? Fix the DMCA

commentary The anti-circumvention provision of the DMCA has been stifling research, slowing innovation, and annoying consumers for more than a decade. So why does it still exist?

By January 29, 2013

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House passes bill that would allow cell phone unlocking

Legislation would repeal a Library of Congress decision not to issue a DMCA exemption against phone unlocking but prohibit bulk device unlocking.

By February 25, 2014

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Microsoft cites BBC, Wikipedia in error-filled DMCA takedown

The company told Google that several URLs infringed upon intellectual property related to Windows 8. But upon further inspection, it was plain wrong.

By October 8, 2012

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Unauthorized unlocking of smartphones becomes illegal Saturday

The feds mandate fidelity between carriers and users: New rule under DMCA outlaws unlocking new handsets without carrier permission.

By January 25, 2013