Research: music piracy doesn’t affect legal digital music revenues

A research paper from the European Commission states that music piracy has hardly any negative impact on the revenues of legal digital music.  The paper was released by the European Institute for Prospective Technological Studies and the data on which the results are based comes from the research company Nielsen. They tracked the  internet behavior … Read moreResearch: music piracy doesn’t affect legal digital music revenues

Six strikes “Anti-Piracy” system starts in the US

Today is the first day that the six strikes program is set to begin in the United States.  Five of the major ISP’s in the US have agreed to warn customers who are accused of using P2P technology to share copyright protected material.  Those companies are Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Cablevision and Time Warner Cable.  The … Read moreSix strikes “Anti-Piracy” system starts in the US