A landmark decision by the Intellectual Property Office in the UK will change the long standing restrictions on CD ripping from June the 1st..
The top 40 singles chart will soon include streamed music as well as physical copies and digital downloads that have been purchased.
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The UK’s law on copyright may finally be brought up-to-date allowing us to rip data freely from CDs and DVDs. Professor Ian Hargreaves was on… Read More »Hargreaves review of UK copyright will allow freedom to rip CD and DVD