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Over one million takedown requests per day being sent to Google

Google receives over one million takedown requests for pirate links everyday
By: Anthony Garreffa | Business, Financial & Legal News | Posted: Aug 21, 2014 6:36 am

You know what Google receives everyday? Over one million takedown requests for pirate links, that's what. The Mountain View-based search giant receives a huge one million DMCA takedown notices per day, with the last seven days seeing a request for the removal of over 8 million results from its search engine.

 

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In the years past, the amount of takedown requests was in the hundreds, but now it is far beyond that. The growth of the Internet itself, as well as piracy has really turbo boosted the amount of DCMA takedowns.

NEWS SOURCES:Engadget.com

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