Napster All Over Again: Periscope Users Could Face $150,000+ Fines, Jail Time For Live-Streaming Copyrighted Events
The Mayweather-Pacquiao fight may have been a “win” for Twitter-owned Periscope, but for users who share a copyrighted live event, it could be a major loss — of up o $150,000 in penalties per incident.
A golf reporter and writer had her media credential pulled by the PGA Tour after using Twitter’s live-streaming app Periscope during a practice round at the World Golf Championship Match Play event at Harding Park in San Francisco this week.
For most casual fans the Warriors haven’t been appointment television since, well, ever. But with potential MVP Stephen Curry and company compiling the 6th best record in NBA history, it’s time for even the hardest to impress fans to jump on the bandwagon.
The Giants overcame the Kansas City Royals in a do-or-die Game 7 on enemy soil to win the World Series Wednesday night, so get ready for a party – a big one. San Francisco is planning a welcome home bash for Halloween-day.
The contest is set to begin at 8 a.m., with our chopper coverage beginning soon after.
Can’t catch Grammy Award-winning San Francisco band, Train on tour this summer? Watch the guys ‘Live on Letterman’ on Monday, August 20…