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  • Streaming service VidAngel declares bankruptcy after losing legal battles with studios

    Streaming service VidAngel declares bankruptcy after losing legal battles with studios

    VidAngel, a streaming service that altered copyrighted works to edit out adult language, nudity and violence, has declared Chapter 11 bankruptcy, the company announced on Wednesday. The Utah-based service had been sued by major studios, including Warner Bros., 20th Century Fox, Disney, and others, who said VidAngel was operating as an unlicensed streaming service, and was offering films to… Read More

  • Apple: Jailbreaking is illegal

    Apple has filed comments to the 2009 DMCA triennial rulemaking committee complaining about jailbreaking and asking that it be deemed illegal. The EFF has specifically requested that jailbreaking be considered fair use because it allows users to improve the iPhone’s overall capabilities. The EFF writes that Apple is taking umbrage with the cracking of the bootloaders and the OS and that… Read More