Tag Archives: usenet

Court: Usenet Provider is Not Liable for Piracy

After several years, the appeals court has reached a final decision in the case between anti-piracy group BREIN and Usenet provider NSE. The court ruled that the Usenet provider is not liable for the copyright infringements of its users. However, it also requires the service in question to offer a fast and “effective” takedown procedure.… Read More »

Netflix vs. Comcast: Is USENET Next?

The term “net neutrality” is making the news a lot right now and it’s getting a bit muddied with all the PR that’s being put out ahead of new changes in the FCC rules. The basic idea of net neutrality is that your ISP has to be neutral in terms of the levels of service… Read More »