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Rappler's latest stories on anti-piracy


ABS-CBN files over $8M lawsuit vs website for piracy

Feb 17, 2017 - 1:49 PM

The listed media company says it plans to quadruple its anti piracy efforts this year after it sued numerous pirates in 2016

STEP UP. The Lopez-led broadcast giant says it will step up its anti-piracy enforcement in 2017. Rappler file photo

The measures Google employs to battle piracy

Aug 24, 2016 - 3:48 PM

As big tech companies bolster their anti piracy front the hope is that it will become easier for content creators to protect their material

THE FIGHTING ISN'T OVER. The theater and the weapons have changed but piracy lives on. Illustration by Alejandro Edoria

Google says anti-piracy effort has delivered $2B

Jul 14, 2016 - 2:45 PM

Half of the music industry s YouTube revenue comes from fan content claimed via Content ID says Google s Katie Oyama

CHALLENGES AHEAD. More than a decade after its debut in 2005, YouTube faces challenges from many competitors. File photo by Samantha Sin/Files/AFP

Film, music industries go all-out against piracy

Mar 01, 2013 - 12:05 PM

The program is meant to educate rather than punish and direct consumers to legal alternatives

HEED THE WARNINGS. Your internet connection may slow down or get completely cut off. Screen grab from YouTube (ITCrowdChannel)

Wikipedia blackout to protest anti-piracy bill

Jan 18, 2012 - 9:47 AM

24 hour Wikipedia blackout to protest legislation that they say will stifle the Internet free speech

BLACKOUT. Wikipedia warns users about the impending 24-hour blackout of the website, in this screenshot taken Jan. 18, 2012.