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Under the EU’s new copyright directive, streaming services like Amazon and Netflix will be forced to pay higher copyright fees to filmmakers (Nick…

Nick Vivarelli / Variety : Under the EU's new copyright directive, streaming services like Amazon and Netflix will be forced to pay higher copyright fees to filmmakers   —  The European Parliament passed a wide-ranging digital copyright directive Wednesday that will give film and TV writers and directors the possibility …

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EU Parliament approves controversial internet copyright law, including Articles 11 and 13, dubbed as the "link tax" and "upload…

James Vincent / The Verge : EU Parliament approves controversial internet copyright law, including Articles 11 and 13, dubbed as the “link tax” and “upload filter”   —  Key provisions were amended to reduce potential harm, but critics say vote is ‘catastrophic’  —  The European Parliament …

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A look at how AI is helping kidney patients in the US by accelerating donor matching times on paired exchanges (Corinne Purtill/Quartz)

Corinne Purtill / Quartz : A look at how AI is helping kidney patients in the US by accelerating donor matching times on paired exchanges   —  There used to be only three ways off of a kidney transplant waiting list.  The first was to find a healthy person from within one's own pool of friends and family …

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