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  New Tool for Open-Access Research; Inside Higher Ed, July 9, 2018 Lindsay McKenzie, Inside Higher Ed; New Tool for Open-Access Research“A new search engine that aims to connect nonacademics with open-access research will be launched this fall.Get the Research will connect the public with 20 million open-access scholarly articles. The site will be built by Impactstory — the nonprofit behind browser extension … Source: Intellectual Property and “Open” Movements BlogPublished on 2018-07-18By James ‘Kip’ Currier, PhD, JD IBM wants $167M … Read More

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  Inside Views: Outcome Of ITU Global Regulators Symposium: Interview With Brahima Sanou Heads of national information and telecommunications regulatory authorities gathered in Geneva for an annual symposium, and agreed on global best practice guidelines for the new digital ecosystem. After the meeting, Brahima Sanou, head of the UN International Telecommunication Union Development Bureau answered Intellectual Property Watch on the outcome of the … Source: Intellectual Property WatchPublished on 2018-07-16By Catherine Saez Fans howl over taking down World Cup Twitter … Read More

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  HHS Plans to Delete 20 Years of Critical Medical Guidelines on monday July 16! According to the DailyBeast, the National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC), a critical database of medical guidelines, is set to go dark on monday July 16 because “federal funding through Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) will no longer be available to support the NGC as of that date.” For any … Source: Free Government InformationPublished on 2018-07-14By James R. Jacobs Search Full-Text within 4M+ Books … Read More

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  Regulating The Internet And Emerging Technology: The Path Ahead Regulators meeting at the UN International Telecommunication Union this week were attempting to advance guiding principles for the regulation of 5G spectrum, artificial intelligence, internet connectivity and cyber security. … Source: Intellectual Property WatchPublished on 2018-07-12By Adithi Koushik UN Launches High-Level Panel On Digital Cooperation, Led By Melinda Gates And Jack Ma The United Nations today announced it has launched a high-level panel on digital cooperation, co-chaired by Melinda Gates … Read More

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  Is ‘Balanced Intellectual Property’ Code For ‘Anti-Intellectual Property’?; Above The Law, June 28, 2018 Krista L. Cox, Above The Law; Is ‘Balanced Intellectual Property’ Code For ‘Anti-Intellectual Property’? “The copyright and patent system in the United States acknowledges both the need to incentivize innovation as well as the need for public access. It is a utilitarian view that promotes further creation. Advocating for a system … Source: Intellectual Property and “Open” Movements BlogPublished on 2018-07-10By James ‘Kip’ Currier, PhD, JD … Read More

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