Prince and a Dancing Baby may save Fair Use

ImageIs it possible that the Purple Prince and a dancing baby may expand and even save the concept of fair use? –  well maybe not but at least this DMCA take-down case has an interesting cast of characters and for the record we love dancing babies, Prince (despite his views on copyright), and Fair Use here at the Roundup – read more here at Ars Technica.

Victory for Fair Use in breaking DRM in Streaming and DVD But a No Go on Blue Ray

Patricia Aufderheide, Co-director of the Center for Social Media writes about a victory for fair use with respect to the recent rulings by the Copyright Office on allowing breaking of DRM in DVDs and streaming video for non-commercial uses and expanding the category of those who can take advantage of the ruling to K-12 educators. Read more here.