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Jack Valenti, former head of MPAA, dies

Lobbyist dies weeks after suffering stroke, according to the Los Angeles Times.

By Apr. 26, 2007

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New & Noteworthy: Operation Enduring Valenti;

New & Noteworthy: Operation Enduring Valenti;

By Mar. 29, 2002

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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 Mar. 6, 2013

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MPAA picks ex-senator Dodd as next chief

Former Sen. Christopher Dodd, who chose not to run for reelection last year after ethics controversies, will start this month as the next head of the MPAA.

By Mar. 1, 2011

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Film pirates have formidable new MPAA foe

MPAA has reportedly reached an agreement with former Senator and Vietnam War hero Bob Kerrey. He could give film studios more punch in Washington.

By Jul. 23, 2010

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Microsoft and Viacom show the way to sensible copyright enforcement

We need to encourage certain forms of piracy, as Microsoft and Viacom suggest.

By Oct. 13, 2008

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Music tech guru says Web is not the enemy

Elektra Records founder Jac Holzman signed The Doors and pushed the adoption of the compact disc, but he has no time for music people who just want the Web to go away.

By Aug. 26, 2010

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Netflix streaming may lose some Showtime programs

Gone from Netflix's streaming services this summer are first-run series currently appearing on the premium cable channel. Netflix will get to keep "The Tudors" and other series that have gone off the air.

By Mar. 22, 2011

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Underexposed blog: Links of the day

Naked Light tries revolutionizing image editing...Exorbitant Canon lens hood prices...helpful D3 tutorials...Dvorak keyboard analysis...Hardy Heron alpha release.

By Dec. 7, 2007

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Anti-SOPA forces have ISP snooping bill in their crosshairs

An Internet outcry forced Rep. Lamar Smith to delay a vote on SOPA. Opponents of Smith's ISP snooping bill are hoping they can repeat the process.

By Feb. 3, 2012