Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Disney Working On Potential Twitter Bid: report
World's Largest Music Strem Ripping Site Faces Legal Action
Renault-Nissan and Microsoft Partner to Deliver Connected Car Technologies
Adobe and Microsoft Partner in the Azure Cloud
Roku Launches The Smallest Set-Top Box Ever
HERE To Offer Live Traffic Services Based On Data Gathered by Other Cars
JDI Develops 12.3-inch Curved LCD for Automotive Applications
Snapchat Introduces 'Spectacles' Camera-equipped Glasses, Changes Company name To Snap
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Censore...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, August 14, 2001
Censored music protection research revealed


"...A US computer scientist will this week present research revealing key weaknesses in technology developed to stop people illegally copying music. In April, the Recording Industry Association of America, which created the watermarking technology, threatened Edward Felton of Princeton University with prosecution under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) if he made his research public.

The DMCA prohibits trafficking or promoting "any technology, product, service, device, component or part" that circumvents copy protection systems. The RIAA has now backed down following a counter lawsuit brought by Felton and his colleagues, alleging that the DMCA was used to restrict their first amendment right to free speech. Computer scientists are still up in arms about the DMCA. They claim that the Act is being used to control academic free speech.

"Not only in computer science, but also across all scientific fields, sceptical analysis of technical claims made by others, and the presentation of detailed evidence to support such analysis, is the heart of the scientific method," says Felten. "To outlaw such analysis is to outlaw the scientific method itself."..."



Previous
Next
Iomega in troubles…        All News        Iomega in troubles…
Iomega in troubles…     Optical Storage News      Iomega in troubles…

Source Link Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
World's Largest Music Strem Ripping Site Faces Legal Action
U.S. To Develop Safety Guidelines For Self-driving Cars
CDs Remain Popular In Japan
Ford Tripling Autonomous Vehicle Development Fleet
Ford And Google In Talks To Build Self-driving Cars: report
California Wants A Man Behind The Wheel Of Self-driving Cars
MPAA Lists Piracy Sites in Around The World
Memory-Tech Promises Improved Audio CD Quality With New UHQCD Technology
Acer Launches Gaming Monitor Enabled by AMD FreeSync Technology
U.S. Trade Office Releases Latest Notorious Markets List
Pirate Bay Back Online
Pirate Bay Co-founder Sentenced To 42 Months Imprisonment

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .