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Windows 7: European Parliment Rejects ACTA

04 Jul 2012   #1
solarmystic

Windows 7 x64 Professional SP1
 
 
European Parliment Rejects ACTA

Finally, some common sense prevails!

Quote:
BERLIN - The European Parliament has voted overwhelmingly to reject the ACTA treaty designed to crack down on online piracy and other intellectual property theft worldwide.
Source:-

Europe Rejects ACTA Anti-Piracy Trade Agreement - The Hollywood Reporter

(EDIT: This is my first ever news thread, so if anything's wrong with it please advise...)


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04 Jul 2012   #2
TVeblen

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium SP1
 
 

That is good news.
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04 Jul 2012   #3
Bertison

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit. (On both machines)
 
 

Rarely do I have a word of praise for the EU (substitute NEVER for 'Rarely') but I have to do so now. Shockingly, the EU has responded to the feelings of the vast majority of concerned citizens, and closed the door to this horrible piece of legislation, sponsored mainly by the music and movie industry fat cats.

Nothing wrong with the thread, Solarmystic. Great piece of news!

Why Aye, marrer!
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04 Jul 2012   #4
FredeGail

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate: x64 (SP1)
 
 

Good news indeed.
The way of handling ACTA/PIPA/SOPA is just silly anyway.
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