What is the Digital Economy Act (DEA) 2010 and the impact it has had?

Photo: UK Parliament. Flickr   The Digital Economy Act (DEA) 2010 came about to allow the Office of Communications (Ofcom) access to find out the individuals who are downloading illegal content ,file sharing, and to stop the copyright infringement in the United Kingdom. The impact in which the act has had on society and the media industry, specifically the ways that the population can stream online as well. History/ Background The Digital Economy Act 2010 is an act of parliament in the United Kingdom and was Introduced on April 8th…

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