The European Commission may be poised to “loosen” geo-blocking so that more people within the EU would be able to buy digital content from outside of their home countries, while stiffening up copyright...
April 22nd, 2015 by Music Ally Blog
July 21st, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
It’s a busy time for Kim Dotcom’s two latest startups, Mega and Baboom. Mega had some bad news last week as the online storage site was blocked in Italy by ISPs, after accusations of film piracy by...
August 23rd, 2013 by Music Ally
David Hasselhoff doesn't feature in the 'Baywatch' study published yesterday by a team of Dutch researchers.
February 19th, 2013 by Music Ally
Grooveshark remains locked in legal battles with labels, but CEO Sam Tarantino is putting on a brave face. "Just because we’re in lawsuits does not mean we are an illegal service.
November 30th, 2012 by Music Ally
More than 10,000 artists and creators have signed up to get their work promoted in The Pirate Bay's Promo Bay feature, which flagged up free content on the homepage of the filesharing site.
March 16th, 2012 by Music Ally
Last year, a group of the largest US ISPs agreed a joint policy to start to tackle illegal filesharing on their networks, with plans to send out warning letters to customers accused of hooky downloads
February 10th, 2012 by Music Ally
Fresh from being attacked by independent publisher Songs Music over its payouts policy, Vevo is now facing a rather different controversy. TechCrunch attended an event at Vevo's Sundance PowerStation venue...
January 21st, 2011 by Music Ally
Last year, a group of big internet companies - including Google, Vkontakte, Mail.ru and Yandex - published an open letter asking copyright holders to stop targeting them in cases of online copyright infringement...
January 20th, 2010 by Music Ally
As legislation to clamp down on illegal file-sharing ramps up around the world, are people deciding to do it at work instead? Online security firm ScanSafe claims that illegal MP3 and software download...