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Poll: Will ISP Monitoring Help Music Back To Profitability?

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The music industry is getting some scores in its efforts against illegal downloading. The related links tell the story: After France’s recent decision to compel ISPs to monitor their customers (and kick them off after three strikes), a lobbying effort from the IFPI appears to have convinced the UK government to follow suit. Germany is considering a similar request from SonyBMG and even Sweden could force providers to cough up data on illegal sharers. The efforts are gaining momentum – but will any of this make a difference? Vote now …