Pex buys Dubset to build YouTube ContentID for TikTok & more

Social systems are in for a insolent copyright awakening. A brand-new European Union regulation called Article 17 essentially eradicates safe harbor and requires that they’ve reach their “best effort” to get permissions from rights holders for all material on their…

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How Kobalt is simplifying the killer complexities of the music industry

Backed by over $ 200 million in VC funding, Kobalt is changing the acces the music industry does business and putting more money into musicians’ pockets in the process. In Part I of this sequence, I sauntered through the company’s…

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European parliament votes for controversial copyright reform (yes, again)

The European Parliament has voted to pass a controversial the process of reforming online copyright regulations that commentators battle will be translated into big tech programmes pre-filtering user rendered content uploads. The results of the final vote in the EU…

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A long and winding road to new copyright legislation

Dave Davis

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What you need to know ahead of the EU copyright vote

European Union lawmakers are facing a major vote on digital copyright reform proposals on Wednesday — a process that has given the Internet’s hair perfectly on fire. Here’s a run down of the issues and what’s at stake… Article 13…

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