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Text & Data Mining:UK Copyright Reforms : Technical Review: Submissions.

Update 13 April 2014 Draft SI now published   “Q4. Does the term “electronic analysis” capture the range of analytical techniques used in scientific research? …..“Electronic analysis” is a very broad term which has the advantage of covering not only … Continue reading

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Quotations: UK Copyright reform 2013: Techical Review: Submission

Update 13 April 2014.. Draft SI now published Thinking about it a bit more..as an alternative to manual transcription it could be legal to cut and paste the quotation from a screen view (if DRM/TPM allowed!!). The decision by the … Continue reading

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Hargreaves IP Review consultation: quotations exception: scibella submission

Responded to question about exception for quotations. . Question 94. Should the current exception for criticism and review be amended so that it covers more uses of quotations? If so, should it be extended to cover any quotation, or only … Continue reading

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Rupert Bear’s sticky paws part 3:News Corp & The Hargreaves IP Review

 As promised, part 3: Covering the period between publication of the Hargreaves Review into Intellectual Property (May 18th 2011) and the government response to the Review (3 August 2011) Part 1: Part 2:   FM6 = Evidence to Leveson Enquiry  24th … Continue reading

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Pints in Putney: Newscorp, Giles Wilkes and the Hargreaves IP review

update 30/05/2012. Thought I’d better do due diligence and check BIS transparency page   for “BIS special advisers- senior media meetings, July-September 2011”  No declaration for Giles Wilkes.  Maybe Benjamin King and David Fares from News International were wearing IP hats that … Continue reading

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Louise, Doomdark and the Lord of Fey.

Seems that MP Louise Mensch is a fan of the old fantasy quest game Lords of Midnight  developed for the ZX Spectrum -yep the string drive special of yore. Nowt wrong with that, after a hard day’s politicking I’m sure … Continue reading

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Uh Oh: Rupert Bear’s sticky paws all over Hargreaves

Whilst the spotlight in Leveson has been on Hunt playing Hamlet “to BSkyB or not to BSkyB” in the shadows are other plots and players. Going to start with this one- there’s more to come. FM6 = Evidence to Leveson … Continue reading

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