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Wednesday
Jun232010

A new type of piracy is scaring Hollywood and the White House is ready to help

As high speed internet continues to become more widespread, Hollywood continues to grow more fearful of internet piracy. Unlike the RIAA (music industry), Hollywood hasn't yet started suing individual downloaders (though some independent studios have), but they have targeted websites and services that showcase illegally obtained videos. Now, according to the THR, Hollywood is targeting cyberlockering--an old foe with a new face.

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Monday
May102010

Goodbye movie theater?

The FCC has granted the MPAA permission to send movies directly to homes on the same day they hit theaters, it said in a joint press release today. Being a fan of the theater experience, this news scares me. Though, as a fan of money in my wallet, the idea has appeal.

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