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[Updated] Nintendo DMCAs Game Jolt, Takes Down 500+ Fangames

UPDATE: Nintendo may have had reasons beyond pure IP protection for issuing this DMCA strike against Game Jolt. Looking into the issue, it seems that developers on Game Jolt get 30%…

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YouTube is Burning, and Google Isn’t Lifting a Finger To Stop It

Every new version of media has their ups and downs. From newspapers to television, you can’t expect a new media empire to start up without some bumps along the way.…

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H3H3 Productions Lawsuit Helps Start Fair Use Protection Account (FUPA)

If you pay attention to YouTube at all, you may have heard what Ethan and Hila Klein of H3H3 Productions have been going through recently. In case you haven’t, H3H3…

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Google Stands Up For Fair Use, Will Defend Some Users Against Copyright Claims in Court

For those concerned about DMCA takedown notifications being abused by media corporations, there is a bit of good news: Google plans to defend some targets of DMCA takedowns that they…

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Google Books Ruled Fair Use in Major Copyright Case

The Second Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that the Google Books project is protected by fair use, after a lawsuit was filed against Google by the Authors Guild over…