GitHub: New copyright rules could strangle software development

    Date20 Apr 2018
    CategoryLatest News
    Posted ByBrittany Day
    Developer platform GitHub has warned that plans to stop copyright infringements online could have a major impact on open-source software development. Article 13 of the European Commission's proposed Copyright Directive says service providers that store and provide access to large amounts of content uploaded by their users have to take measures to ensure that access to copyrighted material can be blocked.
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