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U.S. Copyright Law Forces Wikimedia to Remove “Public Domain” Anne Frank Diary
Posted on Thursday February 11, 2016

This year The Diary of Anne Frank entered into the public domain in the Netherlands, allowing millions of people around the world to read it for free. However, under U.S. law the book remains copyrighted, which prompted the Wikimedia Foundation to remove a copy of the book from its servers, under protest.

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Hang on…..3DM Now Suggest They’ve Cracked Denuvo
Posted on Thursday February 11, 2016

With the video games market excited at the prospect of 3DM taking a year-long break, the Chinese cracking group has just thrown a wrench in the works. According to 3DM's leader, speculation that her team can't beat Denuvo has proven too much and they now appear determined to publish a solution, albeit in unorthodox fashion.

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Inside MPAA’s Piracy Deal With the Donuts Domain Registry
Posted on Wednesday February 10, 2016

The MPAA and the Donuts domain registry have announced a new partnership aimed at curtailing movie and TV show piracy. Donuts controls the .movie gTLD so the arrangement is symbolic for the MPAA, but how will it work in practice? TF has obtained details of the deal which could act as a blueprint for future voluntary agreements.

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Warner Pays $14 Million For Illegitimate “Happy Birthday” Claims
Posted on Wednesday February 10, 2016

After raking in dozens of millions in licensing fees, Warner/Chappell has admitted that it doesn't own the rights to the song "Happy Birthday". The music company has agreed to set aside a $14 million settlement fund for people who paid to use Happy Birthday in public. In addition, the court has been asked to enter the song into the public domain.

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Dallas Buyers Club Gives Up Chasing Pirates in Australia
Posted on Wednesday February 10, 2016

Dallas Buyers Club has finally given up on its mission to demand cash settlements from alleged movie pirates in Australia. It's believed the company has made large amounts of money from the activity in other jurisdictions but will not do so Down Under after failing to convince a judge it would not engage in so-called "speculative invoicing."

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