European data miners: “We were told to relocate our servers to the US”
- How the limited TDM exception came to be, and why the right to read should be the right to mine
- The EU just told data mining startups to take their business elsewhere
- British startup FactMata is trying to combat misinformation online with AI yet could be seriously challenged because of TDM restrictions.
Read Chris Hartgerink's story about the opportunities TDM can bring and the challenges he faces due to inadequate Copyright rules.
08.06.2017EARE is delighted to welcome Research Libraries UK, SCONUL (Society of College, National and University Libraries) and UCL Library Services in its coalition today.
08.06.2017We have joined EARE to strengthen the voices calling for TDM to be available to any person with legal access so that it can live up to its full potential.
Text and Data Mining in the context of Smart Data
Patrick Bunk, CEO and Founder of Ubermetrics drafted an op-ed looking at the economics of Text and Data Mining and how a limited exception could harm the development of an ecosystem of European companies working on smart data and developing artificial intelligence.
ScienceEurope's full report on TDM
The importance of Content Mining for Science
Copyright Law may drive successful startups out of Europe
Founder Michal Brzezicki talks about the impact of the copyright reform on Polish startup SentiOne, a social listening tool, which conducts TDM of publicly available data. Should the copyright reform pass as it currently it, it may drive successful European startups out of Europe.