Xnet together with more than 40 digital rights organizations sent an open letter demanding more transparency to the EU in the debate on article 17 of the Copyright Directive.

Xnet together with more than 40 digital rights organizations sent an open letter demanding more transparency to the EU in the debate on article 17 of the Copyright Directive.

.@x_net_ together with more than 40 digital rights organizations sent an open letter demanding more transparency to the @EU_Commission in the debate on article 17 of the #Copyright Directive.

Copyright: Xnet, among with 85 Edri’s organisations, signs the open letter calling for the deletion of Articles 11 and 13

Copyright: Xnet, among with 85 Edri’s organisations, signs the open letter calling for the deletion of Articles 11 and 13

Xnet together with 85 EDRI organisations has signed the open letter we sent to European Parliamentarians to break the deadlock in the negotiations of the new copyright directive by removing Articles 11 and 13
(Es) La Unión Europea crea y difunde FakeNews con tu dinero en nombre del copyright a través de la @EU_ipo

(Es) La Unión Europea crea y difunde FakeNews con tu dinero en nombre del copyright a través de la @EU_ipo

(Es) Denunciamos que la Unión Europea crea y difunde Fake news con tu dinero en nombre del Copyright -derechos de autor- a través de la EUIPO.
Xnet together with more than 80 organisations sent an open letter to the EU Council warning of the risks to freedoms of Link Tax

Xnet together with more than 80 organisations sent an open letter to the EU Council warning of the risks to freedoms of Link Tax

Xnet, together with over 80 organisations representing a broad spectrum of stakeholders, join forces to warn Member states and EU Institutions that the discussion around the Copyright Directive are on the verge of causing irreparable damage. http://copybuzz.com/copyright/november-2017-open-letter-eu-reform/ http://copybuzz.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Open-Letter-COMPET-Council-30-Nov-online.pdf

A Digital Single Market for Creativity and Innovation: Reforming Copyright Law without curtailing Internet Freedoms

The signatory organisations of this open letter look at the issue of copyright from different perspectives but we all underline that current EU legislation fails to deliver a framework that incentivises creativity, research and innovation in Europe. Theref ore we welcome the European Commission’s determination to modernise EU copyright laws.
Let’s talk about “money”

Let’s talk about “money”

State of the art and notes against taxes on internet conexion Some ideas from our practices to be presented at the FcForum 2010 By EXGAE (now Xnet) “More fairness, less compulsoriness” Plenides (400 a. C.) vía J. Cortell   Castellano: Vamos a hablar de pasta” In the struggle to reconcile civil rights with the business […]

I co-produced Vicky Cristina Barcelona

On how public funds must have an impact on the public realm and not be privatized. The Woody Allen film Vicky Cristina Barcelona was generously funded by Barcelona City Council. Even when they are intended for commercial exploitation, the products of developments financed by public funds should always be published under free licenses to an […]

We Create. We Decide.

Fair distribution of Royalties and reform of royalties management and collecting societies. At the moment, royalties management societies are a monopoly that hinder the circulation of culture and the returns to its authors. *Ref.: point 2 Legal Demands, paragraph B. Stimulating Creativity and Innovation, Charter for Innovation, Creativity and Access to Knowledge: http://fcforum.net/ STOP ACTA […]

The Tracks Collector

Artists must be able to live from their work if they wish to do so. The traffic in authors rights by publishers, recording companies and royalties management societies does not protect the interests of authors. Legal Demands- Stimulating Creativity and Innovation, of the Charter for Innovation, Creativity and Access to Knowledge. http://fcforum.net/ STOP ACTA http://d-evolution.fcforum.net/en/

El Cobrador del Track – 2º episodio

You’ll see the Tracks Collector around the city over the next few days. Most of musicians are no longer members of any royalties collection societies, because theyve realised that it goes against their interestsBut they still try to collect money on their behalf, even if they havent signed the management of their authors rights over […]

The Tracks Collector, reality show

You’ll see the Tracks Collector around the city over the next few days. Most of musicians are no longer members of any royalties collection societies, because theyve realised that it goes against their interestsBut they still try to collect money on their behalf, even if they havent signed the management of their authors rights over […]

Looking for a (North) American friend

Every year, private US industry lobbies exert an invasive pressure on the Spanish Executive through their Special 301 Report on countries that require special surveillance because of their disobedience to the interests of Hollywood entertainment multinationals. This report names Spain as one of its top offenders and stigmatizes the whole of Spanish society as pirates. […]

Giving music to hairdressers vs the greed that refuses to understand the future

In Spain, the SGAE charges hairdressing salons for having the radio on, and they charge radio stations for broadcasting the same content. They use a flat fee that disregards whether the material broadcast is part of its repertory or not. They charge for everything, twice over. STOP ACTA http://d-evolution.fcforum.net/

Invisible

Silence is gold