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AmericanKabuki – AT&T Patents Tech That Can Block Copyright Pirates (And Anything Else) In Real-Time – 18 December 2013

Its not a small step to go from banning a video to banning a forbidden document or web page… they’re analyzing content and scoring the results in a database… And then acting as judge and law enforcement, who needs Judge Dredd when you have AT&T?  Now do you see why they consolidated the Internet Provider Services by subsidizing the Telecom giants with nice billion dollar wiretap contracts with the NSA and FBI? They can easily pressure the major telecom CEOs to comply but they could never do that without public exposure to the thousands of ISP providers that existed in the late 1990s.  There was no way the thousands of mom and pop ISPs could compete with the capital funding provided by the government agencies to these corporate giants…  – Bill

AT&T patents tech that can block copyright pirates in real-time
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