Digital Millennium Copyright Act

Type: Keyphrase
Name: Digital Millennium Copyright Act
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

This Photographer Had His Life Ruined By The Pirate Bay

A photographer who sued the popular image-hosting website Imgur for posting 73 of his photos without permission has now had more than 20,000 of his copyrighted images uploaded to torrent site The Pirate Bay in retaliation.Christopher Boffoli launched ... [Published Connecticut Post - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Google search changes to promote legal music and video services

The tech giant has published the latest edition of the How Google Fights Piracy report, which has laid out a raft of measures to promote the use of legal services including Spotify and Netflix.One of those measures is the introduction of new advertising ... [Published What Hifi - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 2 reports

Google to launch new search engine version to counter web piracy

The new version of Google's search engine being rolled out this week would ''visibly affect'' the way it presented and ranked piracy websites around the world, rt.com reported.The announcement was made by the company on its Public Policy Blog, in an attempt ... [Published domain-b - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 4 reports

Google Removes Sites Linking To Nude Jennifer Lawrence Photos

Lawyers representing Jennifer Lawrence have successfully had links to a website hosting stolen naked photos of the actress removed from the Google forever. The search engine had removed the links once, only to have the site change its domain name and ... [Published Oyster Magazine - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 8 reports

Google rolling out new anti-piracy search algorithm

Trey Ratcliff Google will begin rolling out a change to its search algorithm that the media giant says will "visibly affect" rankings of piracy sites globally. The Mountain View, California company promised to do this in 2012. But at the time, ... [Published Ars Technica - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Google to Fight Piracy by Modifying Search Algorithms

Google has updated its search engine algorithms in an attempt to restrict piracy websites appearing high in its search rankings.The update will mean piracy sites are less likely to appear when people search for music, films, and other copyrighted con ... [Published Search Engine Watch - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Google set to roll new update to fight most infamous pirate websites

Search engine giant Google is reportedly set to roll out a new stricter update to fight against the most notorious pirate sites next week.Google said that they have now refined the signal in ways that they expect to visibly affect the rankings of some ... [Published Sify - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 04 2014 - Updated Oct 04 2014 - 4 reports

Celebs threaten Google over nude photo leaks

Google wasn't responsible for the infamous hack that leaked a bunch of celebrities' personal nude photos onto the Internet. But, now some of those celebs are threatening to sue the search giant anyway for failing to remove the stolen content from its ... [Published Kim Komando - Oct 04 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 7 reports

Google Deletes Celebrity Nude Pics, Closes Hundreds of Accounts

Google ( GOOG ) has deleted “tens of thousands” of celebrity nude pics, according to the company.The tech giant claims it deleted these images within hours of requests being made to do so. Google has also closed hundreds of accounts that violated users’ ... [Published InvestorPlace.com - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 2 reports

Lawyer Threatens Google with $100M Nude Photos Suit

Marty Singer, representing over a dozen celebrities whose iCloud accounts were hacked and whose nude photos were stolen in late August, is excoriating Google in a letter that threatens a $100 million lawsuit. According to Singer, Google hasn’t been expeditiously ... [Published GigaLaw.com - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 13 reports

Leaked celeb photos: Google faces lawsuit

New York - A lawyer who represents about a dozen female celebrities whose private photos were posted online by hackers has threatened to sue Google Inc for failing to take the photos off its websites, according to reports.Martin Singer, an entertainment ... [Published Finance 24 - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 7 reports

Grooveshark, where employees uploaded thousands of songs, loses badly in court

Flickr user: Michael Vroegop The music-sharing service Grooveshark was sued by major record labels in 2011, and yesterday the hammer blow finally came down. A New York federal judge has ruled in favor of the music companies on just about every issue ... [Published Ars Technica - Sep 30 2014]

Quotes

"We will monitor the results carefully, but we are encouraged that Google has recognised the need to take further action and will continue to work with the search engines and government to build a stronger digital music sector."
Additionally, the search giant said it will be "demoting autocomplete predictions that return results with many DMCA demoted sites."
"These results show in the U S only, but we plan to continue investing in this area and to expand it internationally."

More Content

All (252) | News (172) | Reports (0) | Blogs (80) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Amazon Must Be Stopped - Sort Of [Published Kevin Drum Feed | Mother Jones - 4 hours ago]
The Linda Ikeji story…bloggers beware [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - 21 hours ago]
Record Labels Ask Appeals Court To Rule Against... [Published Media Post - Oct 24 2014]
How a (Canadian-founded) company you’ve never h... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Oct 24 2014]
This Photographer Had His Life Ruined By The Pi... [Published Connecticut Post - Oct 23 2014]
Photographer Sues Imgur for 73 Photos, Gets ove... [Published Softpedia - Oct 23 2014]
The High Cost of Stealing Digital Content [Published Business 2 Community - Oct 23 2014]
Open Access Week: International Copyright Polic... [Published Electronic Frontier Foundation - Oct 22 2014]
Google Search Algorithm to Demote Piracy Sites ... [Published The Hacker News - Oct 22 2014]
With Trade Group Pressure Rising, Google Revamp... [Published Associations Now - Oct 21 2014]
Google search changes to promote legal music an... [Published What Hifi - Oct 21 2014]
Google to launch new search engine version to c... [Published domain-b - Oct 21 2014]
Google to Demote Piracy Sites with New Search A... [Published International Business Times India - Oct 21 2014]
Jennifer Lawrence Photo Links Finally Removed b... [Published The Guardian Express - Oct 21 2014]
Google Removes Sites Linking To Nude Jennifer L... [Published Oyster Magazine - Oct 21 2014]
Google to Fight Piracy by Modifying Search Algo... [Published Search Engine Watch - Oct 20 2014]
Google rolling out new anti-piracy search algor... [Published Ars Technica - Oct 20 2014]
Google updates piracy-fighting report [Published SC Magazine US - Oct 20 2014]
Google suggests legal alternatives to dodgy dow... [Published PC Pro - Oct 20 2014]
Google plans to remove links to Jennifer Lawren... [Published Salon - Oct 20 2014]
State Legislative Roundup 2014 [Published Direct Marketing Association - Oct 20 2014]
Google removes links to websites hosting Jennif... [Published The Independent - Oct 20 2014]
How Google Search is changing to fight online p... [Published Faster Forward - Oct 20 2014]
How Google Search is changing to fight online p... [Published Post Tech - Oct 20 2014]
The True Cost of YouTube's Library of Everything [Published Motherboard Magazine - Oct 20 2014]
Google steps up anti-piracy efforts [Published Digital TV Europe - Oct 20 2014]
Google removes Lawrence links [Published Guardian.co.uk - Oct 20 2014]
Google reveals new tweaks designed to fight piracy [Published ITProPortal.com - Oct 20 2014]
Google claims anti-piracy progress [Published Advanced Television - Oct 20 2014]
The complete Internet voter’s guide to the 2014... [Published The Kernel - Oct 19 2014]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Amazon Must Be Stopped - Sort Of [Published Kevin Drum Feed | Mother Jones - 4 hours ago]
Enough of this cancer nonsense. Let's agree and disagree with Matt Yglesias today (not that I'm comparing him with cancer, mind you). First off, the disagreement. In the current issue of the New Republic, Franklin Foer pens a righteous rant against ...
How a (Canadian-founded) company you’ve never h... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Oct 24 2014]
Video sites are by far the biggest consumers of bandwidth on the web: Netflix, YouTube, Twitch … MindGeek. Or maybe that last one doesn’t ring a bell? Founded in 2007 by Canadians Stephane Manos and Ouissam Youssef, MindGeek (formerly known as Manwin ...
Google rolling out new anti-piracy search algor... [Published Ars Technica - Oct 20 2014]
Trey Ratcliff Google will begin rolling out a change to its search algorithm that the media giant says will "visibly affect" rankings of piracy sites globally. The Mountain View, California company promised to do this in 2012. But at the time, ...
How Google Search is changing to fight online p... [Published Faster Forward - Oct 20 2014]
(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File) Google's dominance of the online search market has often put it at odds with copyright holders, who argue the company should hide results likely to contain pirated content. On Friday, the search engine giant announced ...
How Google Search is changing to fight online p... [Published Post Tech - Oct 20 2014]
(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File) Google's dominance of the online search market has often put it at odds with copyright holders, who argue the company should hide results likely to contain pirated content. On Friday, the search engine giant announced ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.