Hey, all you file-sharing lovers, you, Yonah is here on a more personal note this time Well, it’s been quite a ride for 5 years now…but eventually all journeys come to an end. It’s been fun to dig, scrape, scour and scope through the file-sharing landscape and report back at cha things and ways to
MPAA Studios Sent 25 Million DMCAs in Six Months, Only Eight Were Contested
A new report which concludes that the notice and takedown provisions of the DMCA are no longer fit for purpose cites some interesting statistics from Hollywood. According to the brief the MPAA studios sent more than 25 million copyright notices during a six month period this year, with more notices being sent directly to sites than were sent to search engines such as Google. Despite the massive scale, just eight notices received counter notifications.