GitHub reinstates youtube-dl library after EFF intervention

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GitHub has reinstated today the youtube-dl open-source project, a Python library that lets users download the source audio and video files behind YouTube videos.

GitHub, a code-hosting repository, had previously removed the library from its portal after it received a controversial DMCA takedown request from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) on October 23.

In a DMCA takedown letter, RIAA argued that the library was being used to “circumvent the technological protection measures used by authorized streaming services such as YouTube” and to allow users to “reproduce and distribute music videos and sound recordings […] without authorization.”

RIAA also noted that the project’s source code “expressly suggests its use to copy and/or distribute the following copyrighted works.”

More specifically, RIAA used Section 1201 of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) to claim that the youtube-dl library was breaking copyright by providing a tool to circumvent copyrighted

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Salesforce’s Customer 360 Truth generally available

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Salesforce’s Customer 360 Truth, which aims to unify and vet data across multiple consumer touch points, is generally available.

The company launched Customer 360 Truth a year ago and utilized its MuleSoft as well as other key parts from the Customer 360 platform. The platform includes consumer identity management, customer data platform, privacy tools and data management.

Customer 360 Truth represents Salesforce’s effort to be the center of customer data and relationships. It’s a space multiple tech vendors want to occupy. For instance, SAP, Adobe and Microsoft have formed a data alliance and, Adobe and Microsoft are targeting CRM.

The core components of Customer 360 Truth include:

  • Customer 360 Data
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Huawei unveils solutions for 1+N target 5G networks

Hot on the heels of proclaiming the imminent arrival of what it called the “golden decade of 5G”, Huawei has released a series of 5G solutions for building simplified 1+N 5G networks to ensure providers can offer ubiquitous connectivity with on-demand overlay.

Speaking at the Global Mobile Broadband Forum, Yang Chaobin, president of Huawei Wireless Network Solutions, said the communications technology industry needed to address operators’ needs to evolve networks towards 5G with full spectrum and build one high-bandwidth simplified target network.

He said 5G represented not only a new generation of mobile technology, but also the creation of new business, ecosystems and opportunities featuring more diversified services and differentiated requirements in comparison with 4G.

To tap into this potential, Yang said the connection of people requires a contiguous high-bandwidth network to provide a premium experience at greatly reduced per-bit costs. He added that connection of the

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What is Public Cloud?

As the era progresses towards digitalization, the presence of the cloud-managed networks is increasingly needed and is considered as important in meeting needs. Cloud, which allows users to store data by providing a large capacity, is considered capable of playing a very important role. Especially in the business world.

For those of you who run a business, you can’t be separated from the name cloud. Cloud is a profitable service that can be enjoyed by anyone because of its nature which is available to the public.

Understanding Public Cloud

Public cloud is a cloud service provided by certain parties and has an infrastructure network that is spread all over the world so that this service can be used by anyone. Besides, this public cloud service can usually be enjoyed at no cost.

What You Need To Look For When Using The Public Cloud

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