— by Robert Steele, CTO, Rightscorp
The status quo on the Internet is that songwriters, authors, filmmakers and application developers find their work distributed on multiple platforms, without their permission and in violation of our laws. Web 4.0 should do more to empower a content creator’s right to choose to have his or her content distributed.
It seems like every day we hear about all of the amazing things that the Internet will do for us. We are told to look forward to “The Internet of Things” and the “Semantic Web.” A future where “technology and human become one” is coming quickly, according to Nils Muller, CEO of TrendOne, a German micro trend analysis firm.