How Do Online Copyright and Fair Use Work?

Even though copyright is a huge deal online, many copyright laws were passed before the Internet became popular! So how exactly do copyright and fair use work on the Web? Freshbooks message: Head over to http://freshbooks.com/techquickie and don’t forget to enter Tech Quickie in the “How Did You Hear About Us” section when signing up Read more about How Do Online Copyright and Fair Use Work?[…]

How Does Region Locking Work?

Region locking – when a stream or disc only works in a certain part of the world – is super-common and super-annoying. Why and how is it implemented? Thanks to Audible for supporting our channel. Get a free audiobook with a 30 day free trial at http://www.audible.com/techquickie. Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: http://linustechtips.com source

How Does HDCP Work?

HDCP is a copy-protection scheme used with HDMI and other connections. How does it work, and why has it given consumers so many problems? Squarespace link: Visit http://squarespace.com/techquickie and use offer code TECHQUICKIE to save 10% off your first order. Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: http://linustechtips.com source

Hackintosh as Fast As Possible

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BitTorrent as Fast As Possible

How does P2P file sharing like BitTorrent work, and is it as bad as everyone makes it out to be? Sponsor message: lynda.com is your one stop shop for learning a variety of skills online, at your own pace. Visit http://lynda.com/techquickie to redeem your 7 day free trial and start learning today! source