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Alfonso Ribeiro Shimmies Away From
Lawsuit Over Carlton Dance
Getting a copyright for a dance move remains a murky issue.
How a Viral Video of Cybergoths Presaged the Emote Dance Craze
It turns out the cybergoths were years ahead of their time.
Turns Out You Can’t Copyright ‘the Carlton’
First the Milly Rock, and now this.
Even If the
Lawsuits Fail, This Issue Isn’t Going Away
Being able to perfectly reproduce movements into infinity is a new, legally unexplored issue.
Fortnite Publisher Trying to Get 2 Milly’s Lawsuit Over Dance Moves Thrown Out
The company claims you cannot copyright a dance move.
Senators Look Into Facebook’s Predatory Game Design
Children were inadvertently spending hundreds or thousands of dollars and Facebook saw no issue with it.
Is Just the First Step in a Huge Shift in the PC Games Market
Epic is piggybacking on the popular game turned social network to launch its new storefront.
’s Fashion Industry Makes As Much Money As Amazon
Dance moves and character skins mean $3 billion in profit for Epic Games.
The ‘Flossin’ Kid Is the Latest Person to Sue
or Stealing His Dance
He’s the fourth person to accuse the game of dance theft.
sort of unusual
Alfonso Ribeiro Sues
Over His Signature
Dance, The Carlton
Will would be absolutely aghast at this whole situation.
Why ‘Fortnite,’ the Hottest Game in the World, Is a Dud on Tumblr
The hit game placed 30th on the social network’s year-end rankings.
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Donald Faison Would Love To Get
Royalties for His ‘Poison’ Dance
scene was entirely improvised.
Is Finally, Actually Cross-Platform
Everything syncs now.
At Least 200 Couples Have Divorced Over
According to a new report.
If You Own One of These Phones, You Can Start Playing
on Android Today
Good news, Galaxy owners.
Has Become the Instagram of Video Games
Since last September, the last-man-standing battle royale has been played by more than 125 million people.
Everything You Need to Know About Drake’s Night Playing
(And with Travis Scott.)