[–] derram 0 points 2 points (+2|-0) ago 

https://archive.fo/k620T :

EU approves controversial EU copyright law that hands more power to news and record companies | Daily Mail Online

'Article 13 in the revised EU Copyright Directive could affect memes and music remixes shared online. ', "Following months of talks, two key changes to the EU's the Copyright Directive were approved Wednesday by MEPs voting in Strasbourg, France."

'The rule intends to update copyright for the internet age, and hands more power to news and record companies against Internet giants like Google and Facebook. '

'But while the directive includes a great deal of useful legislation to update copyright law that better reflect modern technologies, Article 13 has proved controversial. ', "The European Parliament has approved a controversial copyright law that threatens to 'destroy the internet as we know it', according to digital rights groups."

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[–] shadow332 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

Just made a post about this: https://voat.co/v/technology/2714415