Copy culture in the US & Germany by Joe Karaganis, Lennart Renkema

By Joe Karaganis, Lennart Renkema

"Copy tradition within the US and Germany" publishes a survey-based research designed to convey public opinion to undergo on very important coverage dialog concerning the way forward for the web. The examine explores what americans and Germans do with electronic media, what they need to do, and the way they reconcile their attitudes and values with diversified guidelines and recommendations to implement copyright on-line.

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3000 /mo. • UK, 2010: Wiggin’s 2010 Digital Media Survey asked questions about penalties in the wake of passage of the 2009 Digital Economy Act. Among other provisions, the DEA created a framework for “graduated response” in cases of repeat infringement, leading to disconnection from the Internet. Among Wiggin’s respondents, strong penalties for repeat offenders attracted minimal support: bandwidth throttling, 7%; suspended Internet access, 11%; criminal prosecutions and fines, 14%. ” Fourteen percent agreed with the statement; 60% disagreed.

The distinction is usually moot for P2P services, where every download is also a potential upload. Sharing via cyberlocker sites involves “uploading” in a more conventional sense. 7 peer-to-peer file-sharing sites in the past In the narrow case of P2P use, German enforcement month. almost certainly plays a role—probably in diminishing the absolute level of up- and downloading (as GfK ar• UK, 2012: A Wiggin (2012) survey found that gues), but also certainly in pushing users toward less 12% of adults in the United Kingdom “downobservable means of sharing and downloading.

Blocking Copyright Infringement, By Politics (US and Germany) [AMONG INTERNET USERS] Independent Democrat 72% 66% 48% 70% 51% 80% 60% 66% 54% 69% 50% 79% 58% 61% 40% Should the government block access to sites that provide access to pirated songs and videos? (Yes) 55% 37% 67% 45% 49% 37% 48% 33% 61% 38% 28% 34% 21% 19% 23% 20% 53 68% 65% Should search engines be required to block links to pirated music and videos? (Yes) Right 72% 58% Should ISPs be required to block access to sites that provide access to pirated songs and videos?

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