Re: [rumori] Yahoo copyright grab

Nicola Battista (
Sun, 04 Jul 1999 14:32:06 +0200

>sure, if yahoo wants to use the 8-bit gifs to create a new work that
>comments on the authors' work, then it's fair use ... but, if they
>just degrade the images and stick it back up on the website
>pretending it's the authors' original work, that's a different animal...
>that's not like sampling, that's more like replacing cd's with badly
>recorded counterfeits and claiming it's the original.

Amy--- I agree completely.
Sorry for the overquoting... ;)

Nicola (Dj Batman) Battista

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