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2012-07-26 23:01:11

In the last 12 months the RIAA, MPAA, AT&T, Time Warner, Comcast, Cablevision, and Verizon has been working on a new anti-piracy alert system. There were a lot of details to be covered, and a date of early July was set for implementation. It appears their initial estimates of completion were a little off. VPNReviewz, and many others, are saying the implementation could take months more, and additional ISPs could get on board with the program... (PRWEB) July 26, 2012 Referred to as the...

2012-06-24 23:03:02

Canada's copyright reform C-11 bill grants new digital rights to its citizens. Many new provisions protect activity that have a large impact in the digital world. Canada's new legislation pushes the envelope and clarifies legality of copyright issues such as digital time shifting, format shifting, and making backup copies. MP3 Rocket, a video to mp3 software developer, welcomes these changes. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 23, 2012 Key provisions in C-11 bill that contribute to greater...

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2012-06-02 07:46:15

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com A judge today made a crucial decision in the Google vs. Oracle case when he ruled APIs cannot be copyrighted. Oracle has taken Google to court, claiming they had infringed Sun Microsystems´ patents in their Android operating system. The judge has now claimed Suns´ APIs cannot be copyrighted and therefore, have not been infringed upon. Judge William Alsup said 37 such APIs used in Android are not covered by copyright. Oracle has already said...


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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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