I’ve spent more than 5 years being a Bitcoin developer. The software I’ve written has been used by millions of users, hundreds of developers, and the talks I’ve given have led directly to the creation of several startups. I’ve talked about Bitcoin on Sky TV…
Cui bono? Large media corporations like Axel Springer and Bertelsmann which were the main drivers behind article 11 and 13.
For article 11? No one, except in fantasyland where large publishing houses dream of a future where they can force Google to show snippets and then pay for them. Google has shut down Google News in the…
Dear EU, maybe you will have to recognize, that your understanding of copyright is outdated. You don’t try to modernize the copyright, you are trying to impose your dusty understanding of intellectual property on a thing that you don’t understand: The internet.
“Ask yourself: Cui Bono? Who really benefits from this message or this wider negative campaign?”
Yes because every time someone critic a horrible new attempt to reduce freedom of speech, someone must be lurking in the background stirring the wheel…
That’ true, you didn’t ban the Memes.
But unfortunately, the algorithms required by article 13 that recognize Captain Picard in the picture as a copyright infringement will do so.
If you don’t like algorithms, you can check all memes by hand, right?
You must be joking. There is no single mention to Filters in article 13 and the failure of similar practices as Article 11 in Germany and Spain. This is just ad hominem attacks based on headlines. This is not the free and democratic Europe I vote for. This article is plain cut propaganda of the worst kind.