The UK government finally updated their copyright legislation, bringing it into step with the way individuals use the technology. It's now legal for “people to copy digital content they have bought onto any medium or device that they own [for personal use]."
The TPP, a restrictive trade agreement, would supercede these national rules - threatening the creative and democratic potential of individuals in the digital environment. Raise your voice against this extreme agreement at: http://stopthetrap.net
Article by Beendare Seendat for TechEYE:
In a review of intellectual property policy, the Department for Business Innovation and Skills has decided that it will drag its outdated legislation into the 21st century.
Read the full article at TechEye.net
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p.s.: Shout out to one of our pro-Internet community members, Michelle Vee, for sharing this article with us.