EU Internet Upload Filter


Article 13 of the upcoming copyright directive proposal mandates that all uploads are first put through a filter to determine whether they violate copyright or not before they are seen by other users of the internet.

Apologies if it’s already been posted here, nothing came up when I did a search for it.


Thanks for posting this, it sounds like an even stupider idea than the cookie rules, I find it very hard to see laws like this being followed by anyone other than the richest of internet based corporations.


I just came here to share this:

EU wants to require platforms to filter uploaded content (including code)

Glad to discover @KingMob had already shared related content.