Piracy http://nhpr.org en The Six Strike System: An End To Illegal Downloading? http://nhpr.org/post/six-strike-system-end-illegal-downloading <p>On February 25th, the Center for Copyright Information, in cooperation with America's five largest internet service providers,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.slate.com%2Fblogs%2Ffuture_tense%2F2013%2F02%2F25%2Fsix_strikes_copyright_enforcement_system_launches_will_throttle_your_bandwidth.html&amp;sa=D&amp;sntz=1&amp;usg=AFQjCNGynO9bBlecUplj-3d52caFqdq2TA" target="_blank">launched a new "six-strike"&nbsp;alert system </a>they hope will&nbsp;change illegal downloading for good.</p><p></p> Mon, 04 Mar 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Virginia Prescott 22931 at http://nhpr.org The Six Strike System: An End To Illegal Downloading? The Upside of Piracy... http://nhpr.org/post/upside-piracy <p>Some content creators WANT people to pirate their stuff. Why?</p> Mon, 14 May 2012 15:39:09 +0000 Virginia Prescott & Britta Conroy-Randall 4739 at http://nhpr.org The Upside of Piracy... A California Civil War Over Internet Piracy http://nhpr.org/post/california-civil-war-over-internet-piracy There's a civil war going on in California. It's the north vs. the south — Hollywood vs. Silicon Valley. And much like that other American Civil War, there are two different economic worldviews at stake. One of the highest-profile battles was fought last month, when large Internet sites like Wikipedia staged an online blackout to protest anti-piracy bills in Congress.<p>The north won that battle, and for now, the legislation is on hold. Thu, 23 Feb 2012 21:38:00 +0000 Laura Sydell 2111 at http://nhpr.org A California Civil War Over Internet Piracy Piracy: The Modern Scroll of Historic Salvation http://nhpr.org/post/piracy-modern-scroll-historic-salvation <p>We take a look at how an illegal online act may be vital to preserving our culture for future understanding.</p> Mon, 06 Feb 2012 16:17:46 +0000 Brady Carlson 1714 at http://nhpr.org Piracy: The Modern Scroll of Historic Salvation