Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Struggle to Surpass Upper Resistance
Mar09

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Struggle to Surpass Upper Resistance

Cryptocurrency markets have been looking more optimistic but many digital assets are still struggling to surpass upper resistance in order to move forward. On Friday, March 8, trade volumes have increased, showing a quick spurt of renewed energy but market indicators suggest there a few more hurdles ahead. Also read: An In-Depth Look at Ethereum’s Maker and Dai Stablecoin Top Cryptocurrencies Wrestle With Sell Walls Crypto...

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Google Opposes Mandatory Standard for Australian Takedown Notices
Mar09

Google Opposes Mandatory Standard for Australian Takedown Notices

Last December the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) released a preliminary report on its Digital Platform Inquiry. One of the main recommendations it made was to create a mandatory standard for takedown notices to enable timely and effective removal of infringing content. To make sure that digital platforms indeed implement this standard, the Commission said that these companies could be subjected to a...

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Russia Holds Talks to Enshrine Landmark Anti-Piracy Agreement into Law
Mar09

Russia Holds Talks to Enshrine Landmark Anti-Piracy Agreement into Law

Dealing with the flood of infringing content placed on the Internet for public consumption is a key aim of rightsholders around the world. In both the United States and Europe, this is largely tackled via a notice-and-takedown regime, whereby copyright holders file complaints and hosts, search engines, and other platforms respond by removing content. Under huge pressure from rightsholders, last year a ground-breaking agreement was...

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European Parliament’s Pro-Article 13 Video Has Backfired
Mar09

European Parliament’s Pro-Article 13 Video Has Backfired

Later this month, Members of the European Parliament will cast their final vote on the EU Copyright Directive. This includes the controversial Article 13 which is praised or condemned, depending on which side you’re on. With just days to go, both camps are doing all they can to have their voices heard. Various rightsholder groups are calling on the public to support the livelihoods of artists...

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Emulators and Native Linux games on the Raspberry Pi
Mar09

Emulators and Native Linux games on the Raspberry Pi

Back in the fifth article in our series on getting started with the Raspberry Pi, I mentioned Minecraft as a way to teach kids to program using a gaming platform. Today we’ll talk about other ways you can play games on your Raspberry Pi, as it’s a great platform for gaming—with and without emulators. read...

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