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#ATT just declared #war on an #open #internet (and #us) | The Verge | # ! The #Telecom #Deception…


‘Mobilizing Your World’ sounds like a threat now |  T.C. Sottek | ____________ # ! … keeps ahead. # ! Is it that nobody is going to take #Real Measures..? _______ [Source: AT&T just declared war on an open internet (and us) – The Verge]

#Squawkr #Alerts You When a #Pirated #Movie #Leaks #Online | TorrentFreak | # ! Now it’s to be seen…


Are you wondering when the latest blockbuster movies will leak online? Then Squawkr might be something for you. The new service allows people to maintain a watchlist of films and sends alerts when a high-quality scene release appears online. | Ernesto | _________   # ! … who se this tool more… # ! … movie … Continue reading

4shared: #Copyright Holders #Abuse Google’s #DMCA #Takedown #System | TorrentFreak | # ! :( Oh, …


Popular file-hosting service 4shared is a true piracy haven, according to some copyright holders. Following numerous complaints the site has had more than 50 million of its URLs removed from Google’s search index. However, according to 4shared many of these are the result of abusive takedown requests. | Ernesto, November 23, 2016 | _________________________   … Continue reading

 #Lawmakers #Warned That 10 Year #Sentences Could #Apply to #FileSharers | TorrentFreak | # ! ☠ …


The UK is currently forming new legislation that will harmonize sentences for offline and online piracy. While the theoretical 10-year maximum sentence is supposed to target only large-scale pirates, this week MPs were warned that wording in the Digital Economy Bill is not tight enough to exclude file-sharers. | Andy | _______   # ! … Continue reading

#Spotify takes an early weekend, has #outage on Friday afternoon | mashable.com | # ♩ ☠ A random issue…


It has been a long week, and we all deserve to take off a little early. Spotify knows that feel. Its service went down in various part of the U.S. and Europe on Friday afternoon. | Jason Abbruzzese | __________________     # ♩ ☠ … or #old #industry #sabotage…? (# ♩ ☠ Just another chapter of … Continue reading

#Common #Music #Industry #Scams Musicians Should Avoid | thebalance.com | # ♩ ☠ … ! Live…


The path to and through the music industry success is littered with scams. Know what music industry scams to avoid as you start your music career. | Heather McDonald | __________________ # ♩ ☠ … from the #Business who #Blames #Piracy of all ‘#Their’ #Evils… ______ [Source: Common Music Industry Scams Musicians Should Avoid]

#Google Is Now #Under #Attack by ‘#RoboDMCA’ #Takedown #Requests | digitalmusicnews.com | # ! ☠ How’s That…


Want to beat Google at its own game? Introducing the ‘Robo DMCA’ avalanche, brought to you by Hollywood, major labels, and other media giants. | Paul Resnikoff | _______________   # ! … of going against a Search Engine instead of facing the pages that # ! harbor the (‘presumed’) offending contents… [Clue: #HollywoodvsSiliconValley…] ______ [Source: … Continue reading

#Watching #Pirate #Streams #Isn’t #Illegal, #EU #Commission Argues | TorrentFreak | # ! Let’s end definitely…


This week the European Court of Justice heard a crucial case that will give more clarity on the infringing nature of unauthorized streaming. Dutch anti-piracy group BREIN and the Spanish authorities argued that offering or watching pirate streams is a violation of the EU Copyright Directive. However, the European Commission believes that consumers who watch … Continue reading

Former #Disney #Digital #Boss Says He “#Loves #Piracy” | TorrentFreak | # ! ☠ #Data is #Power…


Entertainment industry workers usually speak about illegal downloading in the harshest of terms but for one former Disney executive, it has its upsides. Speaking at the huge All That Matters conference, Samir Bangara admitted that he “loves” piracy as it’s a great indicator of content popularity. | Andy | _______   # ! … and #Alternative … Continue reading

#Copyright Group, In Arguing #Against #FCC’s Set Top Box #Proposal, …| Techdirt | # ! #Betamax #Reloaded…


… Appears To Argue That VCRs & DVRs Are Also Illegal from the that’s-not-how-it-works dept Earlier this month, we wrote about how the Copyright Officer had filed a really bizarre and legally dubious comment with the FCC concerning the FCC’s plan to open up competition in TV set top boxes, ending cable company’s monopoly on … Continue reading

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Gonzalo San Gil, PhD

Gonzalo San Gil, PhD

- Shared Knowledge Technician (aka 'Journo'...) - #OpenSource c@nnector [& brave χ-tester] - [instructor:] Radio Production & (~Rock+) DJin' [Curriculum Vitae Experto en Sociedad de la Información y Entorno Cultural Titulación - Administrador de Sistemas Linux, IBM-CEIM 2012 - Técnico de Redes y Sistemas, MTAS-INEM 2007 - Doctor en CC de la Información-Periodismo UCM 2005 - Licenciado en Comunicación Audiovisual UCM 1991

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