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VPN Interest Spikes After “Six Strikes” Goes Live

It was pretty much a given that the Copyright Alert System, better known as “Six Strikes,” would increase the use of VPNs or proxies in the U.S. Still, it’s nice to confirm our assumptions, and a report released today does just that. TorrentFreak reports that interest in VPNs and proxies have increased dramatically over the last month as more people …

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Will the “Six Strikes” Copyright Alert System Hurt Consumers And Small Businesses?

Piracy is a problem that needs to be dealt with. I don’t think anybody is going to refute that. Where people are divided is how we actually deal with this problem. After years of reputation destroying legal battles against dead people and little girls, copyright owners think they have an answer. On Monday, the Copyright Alert System, or “Six Strikes”, …

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Six Strikes Copyright Alert System Launches This Week [Report]

For the past year, we’ve seen delay after delay for the Center for Copyright Information’s six strikes Copyright Alert System. For a while, it looked like it would never become a reality. Now it looks like the system is finally in place, however, and it may be launching today. The Daily Dot reports that the CCI plans to launch the …

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