Google & Bing sign pact to clamp down on illegally-streamed sports
- Illegally streamed sporting events and films will be increasingly difficult to find online under an anti-piracy agreement between Google and Microsoft which will hide the sites in question further down the list of search results.
The pact, brokered by the UK Intellectual Property Office (IPO), will see Google and Microsoft's search engine, Bing, direct users to legitimate websites and services as a priority, the IPO said in a statement.
The deal, however, will affect search results only, meaning users with direct links to pirated content will be unaffected.(Excerpt) Read more at: rt.com ...
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