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"A Swedish raccoon" Covid-19 information mascot denied due to copyright infringement

The region of Skåne in Sweden wanted a cheeky mascot to remind people to wash their hands and created a Swedish racoon as a mascot.
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Youtube to small creators: No money for you

Imagine if your Executive Creative Director pulled you into his office and said "Hey dude, we're only interested in making creative that get
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GoldieBlox learns a lesson in engineering bad PR

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The Recording Industry: fiddling while Rome burns.

In a few short days, we’ll see the first annual Youtube Music Awards with Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, Eminem, and more.
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Bittorrent Billboard ads spoofed by pro-copyright group #rightthemusic

Remember when Bittorrent ran these outdoor ads?
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BitTorrent now running outdoor ads

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Thanks to MixBit, copyright infringement is even funner!

The New York Times reported on Thursday that the creators of Youtube, Chad Hurley and Steve Chen, have rolled out an alternative to Instagram and Vine
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Collateral Damage Part 2: Adam Weber.

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Collateral Damage: How Free Culture destroys advertising.

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ICE.gov Anti Piracy PSA: "Free movies"

The Times of India steal images off Flickr for publication, copyright be damned.

The Times of India, which by some is considered a reputable newspaper, have happily made a practice of printing copyrighted images without the rights
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Copyright for dummies. Real dummies.

Thanks a lot adgrunt Goodbye for putting me in that uncomfortable state of not knowing whether to laugh or slam my head repeatedly at the keyboard wit
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More youtube copyright troubles

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Tsunami-filmer in Khao Lak bankrupts without payment for his film

I'm sure you remember the many eyewitness films that spread across the worlds newsoutlets after the Tsunami in 2004, many showing how people were
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A short chat with Leslie A. Kelly about copyrights

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Copyright isn’t a Threat, it’s a Protection

There is a big push via email and the web to rally support for a court case called Kahle v.

SIIA - Don't copy that floppy - (1992)

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