With torrents and different strategies of acquiring content material simmering away within the background, unauthorized streaming is the now the methodology of alternative for thousands and thousands of pirates across the globe. Previously accessible solely through a desktop browser, streaming is now out there on a variety of gadgets, from tablets and telephones by way… Ler Máis »
The UK Government’s Digital Economy Bill has moved a step closer to becoming law after its second reading in Parliament. With unanimous support, the current two-year maximum custodial sentence for online piracy is almost certain to increase to a decade. Con todo, the reading also covered other familiar ground – pressure on Google to do something about piracy.
A report published by the Intellectual Property Office has revealed that around a quarter of all UK media consumers pirated at least one item during a three-month period earlier this year. Infringement of movies and TV shows are both up in 2016, but music has shown a marked decrease.