20 years ago: These were the news stories AfterDawn covered back in June, 1999
Our dear website, AfterDawn, officially launched in 10th of June, 1999. To celebrate our 20th anniversary, we start a year-long project to look ......
UK High Court rules CD ripping illegal, again
The British government decided last year that CD and DVD ripping, amongst other format changes, are allowed as long as the copy is not redistributed ......
CD and DVD ripping for personal use will be legalized in UK starting June
The UK government has confirmed that copyright law has been revised to allow for legalized CD and DVD ripping/copying for personal use.
Public Knowledge requests DMCA exemption for format shifting DVD content
Public Knowledge is requesting the Librarian of Congress exempt DVD ripping from the DMCA's anti-circumvention provision to legalize format shifting.