Pinterest Addresses Copyright Concerns

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Pinterest, the newly hot social networking site, has answered some questions about copyright permissions and how the company thinks about sharing.
In a statement, the company said that it believes that it is protected under the safe harbor of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, and that it is committed to quickly responding to alleged copyright issues.

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