The inclusion of a right to circumvent in the event that the TPM breaks or becomes obsolete should be relatively uncontroversial. The U.S. Registrar of Copyrights has included a specific exception that addresses this situation since 2000. The exception reflects the recognition that the continual evolution of technology places the […]
Archive for July 23rd, 2008
CBC on Rogers DNS Policy
The CBC covers the new Rogers policy of redirecting failed DNS queries to a company page filled with advertising. Update: Techdirt chimes in with further coverage.
National Film Board on the Missing Canadian Digitization Strategy
In its submission to the CRTC New Media consultation, the National Film Board of Canada warns: Canada today finds itself years behind other countries in developing a clearly focused and effective digitization strategy. The United Kingdom, France, the Netherlands, Australia, New Zealand, and China have already established digitization strategies that […]