Canada’s RIAA, Music Canada, has asked the Canadian government for a free $160 million handout. Says it’s how to fairly compensate artists for their work.
The Big four record labels is becoming the big three record labels. The deal likely won’t dampen fears of a lack of competition.
As major players continue to argue that piracy is killing the industry, Rogers financial statements suggests things are actually looking great.
We look at another corporation to see if things are as gloomy as FairPlay Canada suggests. Seems things are going fine with Bell.
While FairPlay Canada claims that streaming is killing the industry, more stats shows that the opposite is true.
A key argument for Internet censorship is that film and TV is dying in Canada. It appears the numbers show otherwise.
For years, major content industries would point to file-sharing and say that their profits are hurting because of it. A new report suggests that, in fact, the content industry is doing just fine.
this is part 18 of the re-publication of my meta-analysis on what filesharing studies really say.
Part 2 of the republication of my meta-analysis.
By Drew Wilson One of the main theories behind the three strikes law is that it would reduce piracy and stop the decline of music sales in the marketplace. France is one of the countries that first put a three strikes law in place for copyright infringement though HADOPI back in 2009. Fast forward to […]