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Europe is spaffing €20bn on handouts for tech

Andrew Orlowski (Written by Reg staff)


Thanks for sharing!

But you miss the point of the argument.

"The removal of geoblocking...popularity"

The films won't get made in the first place. Differential pricing is a prerequisite of getting the finance. That's just how capital works.

Generic and bland products like Hollywood blockbusters or Mr Bean can be licensed on a pan European basis without these concerns.

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