Youtube Overzealous Copyright Blocking On Mashup Vids And How Fair Use Can Help – Update

So a while ago I wrote an article about YouTube’s automated policing of videos and the barring of vids which may qualify as original works. I fell foul of this with my ReEDITamator. vids, which are mostly mash-up’s. What happens … Continue reading

SOPA, PIPA and Protect IP – Internet Under Threat ?

I read with some intrest the recent row in the States regarding the attempted introduction through Congress of anti-piracy legislation known as ‘SOPA’ (Stop Online Piracy Act) and ‘PIPA’ (the Protect IP Act). In a dramatic twelfth hour climb down … Continue reading