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  1. Google: Nearly 6 Million Requests to Remove Search Results This Month

    Notable requests received by Google include those from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) with 841,177; Microsoft, which submitted 681,227 requests, and NBCUniversal’s 254,527 requests.

  2. Google Failing on Piracy, Claims RIAA, Hollywood Agent

    The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is urging Google to make some changes to their copyright infringement report system. In a blog post, the RIAA bemoans Google's polices dealing with copyright infringement takedown requests.

  3. RIAA President: Google ‘Misused Its Power’ by Protesting SOPA

    It seems RIAA President Cary Sherman is still steamed that Google was able to derail the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and Protect IP Act (PIPA) by encouraging more than 7 million people to sign petitions opposing the legislation.

  4. SOPA, PIPA On Hold, But a New Threat on Horizon

    RIAA is choosing to overlook the obvious: there was a national conversation about it. It just wasn’t the one RIAA wanted. Nevada Senator Harry Reid has postponed the Protect, while House Judiciary Committee Chairman Lamar Smith announced...

  5. SOPA Explained: Why It’s Bad for the Web & How to #StopSOPA

    Indeed, at that time, the MPAA and other major content producers including Activision, NBC Universal, Viacom, and the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) were pushing the phrase “rogue websites” as they lobbied for COICA, the...

  6. Sharing Netflix Password Could Make Jailhouse Rock

    RIAA executive president of public policy Mitch Glazier told the AP that the bill is a necessary protective measure as digital technology evolves. If you live in the state of Tennessee sharing your password to your music or movie access accounts...

  7. The Revolution Will Be Streamed -- Operation Payback: Protest or War?

    Previously, it has been the RIAA or Scientology or something more niche and segmented that has brought Anonymous out of the shadows. I have it running in the background much like you have a television or radio running, tuning in when you realize...

  8. Image & Multimedia Search Complaints

    RIAA threatens to sue Lycos over MP3 Reuters, March 25, 1999 --no longer online-- When AltaVista launched its Photo Finder service in late 1998, it upset a number of artists. Since then, there have been complaints against AltaVista's service and...

  9. Affiliate Programs: Moneymakers or Brandbusters?

    RIAA site disabled for five days. A special report from the Search Engine Strategies 2003 Conference, December 9-11, Chicago, Illinois. A longer version of this article that offers specific tips for effectively working with and managing affiliate...