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Google fights the Hollywood tech veto

May 21, 2010, 14:33 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dana Blankenhorn)

"Ever since the Web was spun there has been tension between Silicon Valley and Hollywood.

"Generally, Hollywood has won.

"The passage of laws like the Digital Millenium Copyright Act (DMCA), and their strict enforcement not just by American cops but by foreign trade representatives, is well-known.

"(The Veto Club and Bar is located on Hollywood Road in beautiful Hong Kong. I would love to be seen there one day. This is their logo.)

"The content industries have also turned peer-to-peer technology into the "porn" of tech."

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