I was a bit surprised to read this, since most decisions these days seem to be made in the opposite direction.
However, after thinking about it for a couple of days, I’m not sure that copyright is an idea that will last in this technological day and age.
I recently read another article about how companies are trying to tie technology to your biology – think cyborg, sort of. So if something then becomes part of ‘you’ – what happens to the copyright?
I think that perhaps copyright will go the way of privacy. We shall see.
Link to the article below:
Europe’s top court has ruled that knowingly posting links to copyrighted material can be an infringement of rights holders’ rights — even though the copyrighted material in…