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Six Strikes Counter-piracy Program Rolls Out This Week
2013-02-26 04:53:21

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A number of Internet service providers will begin rolling out a long-delayed “Copyright Alert System,” (CAS) or so-called “six strikes” program, over the next several days that allows content owners to monitor peer-to-peer networks for illegal file transfers. If illicit activity is detected, content owners would be able to notify the offending users' Internet service provider, who would alert the primary...

2013-02-20 23:03:57

Startup FABULONIA unveils today a milestone innovation in 3D printing: designers and companies can now securely monetize online with original 3D designs, tackling piracy without limiting the creative freedom of 3D printing. Barcelona, Spain (PRWEB) February 20, 2013 3D printing is quickly becoming an industrial revolution. However, piracy threatens the livelihood of both professional designers and brands. Illegal design blueprints are being distributed online and a number of...

2013-02-09 23:02:22

MP3 Rocket℠s new version adds a Creative Commons (“CC”) search filter that allows users to easily locate and download millions of free and redistributable Creative Commons songs & videos. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 09, 2013 MP3 Rocket's New Creative Commons Search In MP3 Rocket's new 6.3.2 version, developers have added a check box filter that allows users to easily search for free and redistributable Creative Commons (“CC”) videos. The CC search...

2013-01-16 23:00:41

The last few years has seen a dramatic increase in the prosecution of copyright and patent infringement, and intellectual property theft. VPNReviewz CEO cautions that the penalties of illegal downloading can be hefty, and the Copyright Alert System is to start soon. South America (PRWEB) January 16, 2013 Over the last year, UsenetReviewz, Epic, the EFF, VPNReviewz, and many other privacy advocates, have been watching and warning file sharing fanatics that a new Copyright Alert System, or...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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