Entertainment companies join forces in major push to block pirate sites

Village Roadshow Films and a group of film studios have been joined by Hong Kong company Television Broadcasts Limited (and subsidiary TVBO Production Limited) as well as Australian entertainment distributor Madman Entertainment Pty Limited in a push to significantly expand the range of piracy-linked sites blocked by major Australian ISPs.

Source: Entertainment companies join forces in major push to block pirate sites

Blockchain Network Raises $3 Million to Combat Fake News With Decentralization

The Dirt Protocol aims at being a tool chest for developers to build their own databases which can be focused on speacilized topics. A single token will work across the entire platform and users will need to stake tokens in order to create new posts, dispute someone elses or vote when a dispute has been made.

Source: Blockchain Network Raises $3 Million to Combat Fake News With Decentralization | NewsBTC

Judge Allows Lawsuit Over Risque Melania Trump Photos

The copyright registration, he writes, “only demonstrates that the photographers were the initial owners of the copyright. The fact that the photographers were the initial owners of the copyrights does not contradict the allegation that Plaintiff was the owner of the copyrights at all times relevant to this copyright infringement claim.”

Source: Judge Allows Lawsuit Over Risque Melania Trump Photos

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