Daily Archives: August 17, 2019

Man Tried to Burn Down Telecoms Watchdog to Avenge Pirate Site-Blocking

By | August 17, 2019

While copyright holders and many governments see site-blocking as a reasoned and measured response to copyright infringement, some people view it as overkill. People should be able to access whatever content they want without rich corporations deciding what should and should not appear on computer screens, the argument goes. For former student Pavel Kopylov, blocking… Read More »

Disney and Charter Team Up on Piracy Mitigation

By | August 17, 2019

With roughly 22 million subscribers, Charter Communications is one of the largest Internet providers in the US. The company operates under the Spectrum brand and offers a wide variety of services including TV and Internet access. In an effort to provide more engaging content to its customers, this week Charter signed a major new distribution… Read More »