Printed from http://www.electronista.com

Briefly: Codecademy's expansion, Vimeo's 'Copyright Match' system

updated 02:34 am EDT, Fri May 23, 2014

Online code education platform announces new partnerships in five countries

Codecademy, an educational startup aiming to provide accessible learning of programming code, has announced expansion into five more markets -- the UK, France, Brazil, Estonia and Argentina. Agreements with educational and government groups have allowed Codecademy to be available on a localized level, with partnerships including work on customized programs, and non-English language content. Presently, Codecademy courses remain free.



Vimeo announces "Copyright Match" system, automatically removes copyright-infringing videos

Online video service Vimeo announced this week that it is introducing a new feature that automatically removes copyright-infringing content from its site. Emphasizing the original aim of hosting original content, the "Copyright Match" system will utilize a copyright identification system that samples an audio clip and attempts to match it with certain third-party copyrighted material. Users who feel that their content has been unjustifiably taken down can apply for Vimeo's appeals process to argue for the qualification of "fair use."



By Electronista Staff
toggle

Comments

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

toggle

Most Popular

Sponsor

Recent Reviews

IDrive cloud backup and sync service

There are a lot of cloud services out there, and nearly all of them can be used for backing up key files and folders. A few dedicated ...

Asus Chromebook C300

When Chromebooks hit the market back in 2011, consumers didn't know what to do with them. The low-cost laptops, powered by Google's Ch ...

Plantronics BackBeat Pro Bluetooth headphones

Looking for a pair of headphones that can do everything a user requires is a task that can take some study. Trying to decide on in-ear ...

Sponsor

toggle

Most Commented

 
toggle

Popular News