French Court Orders ISPs to Block Torrent Sites and File-Hosters

By | November 23, 2019

Breaking A Paris court has ordered five French Internet providers to block access to thirteen websites that link to pirated content. While pirate site blockades are nothing new, this is the first European court order that targets file-hosting services. The order, which also affects torrent sites, was issued following a complaint from the local anti-piracy… Read More »

UK Man Admits to Selling £400,000 in Pirate Streaming Subscriptions

By | November 22, 2019

News A UK man who sold access to pirate streaming services admitted to copyright and fraud charges in court today. According to a police investigation, instigated by anti-piracy group FACT, the man sold roughly £400,000 worth of unauthorized streaming subscriptions. Pirate streaming services remain widely appealing to a broad audience. At a fraction of the… Read More »

Nadine Keahon Celebrated for Dedication to the Field of Management

By | November 21, 2019

    LINCOLN, CA, November 21, 2019 /24-7PressRelease/ — Nadine Keahon has been included in Marquis Who’s Who. As in all Marquis Who’s Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection… Read More »

Karl Pilkington Shares a Pirated Copy of His Own TV-Show

By | November 19, 2019

Opinion The second season of the sitcom “Sick of It” will soon air on the British TV-channel Sky One. This prompted co-writer and actor Karl Pilkington to share an episode of the first season with over a million Facebook fans. A kind gesture, but since the video was indirectly sourced from a pirate group, perhaps… Read More »

Judge Recommends Denial of $150,000 Piracy Judgment Against APK Download Site

By | November 18, 2019

News Several independent movie studios, including the makers of “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” and “London Has Fallen,” have suffered a setback in a Hawaii court. A magistrate judge is recommending a denial of their request for a $150,000 default judgment against the foreign operator of an APK site that offered copies of the pirate apps Popcorn… Read More »

Company That Acquired ‘Copyright Troll’ Warns ISPs & VPN Providers

By | November 15, 2019

News American Films Inc, a company that ‘acquired’ the US operations of notorious ‘copyright troll’ outfit GuardaLey earlier this year, says it has made a new acquisition. With the addition of “strategic data company” Maker Data Services LLC, the company hopes to help Hollywood bring lawsuits against ISPs and VPN providers. While movie and music… Read More »

Kodi Addon & Build Repositories Shut Down Citing Legal Pressure

By | November 14, 2019

News Two groups involved in the distribution of third-party Kodi addons and ‘builds’ have shut down citing legal pressure. KodiUKTV and OneNation both ran so-called repositories where software could be downloaded but that activity will not continue into the future. It is currently unknown who threatened the groups but there are a couple of prime… Read More »

IPTV Supplier Omniverse Agrees to Pay $50 Million in Piracy Damages

By | November 13, 2019

Breaking Omniverse, a now-defunct supplier of IPTV streams, has agreed to pay $50 million in piracy damages to several Hollywood studios. Omniverse initially described the piracy allegations as “scandalous” but has since stepped back from its claim. Anti-piracy group ACE, which was a driving force behind the lawsuit, is pleased with yet another legal victory.… Read More »

‘Copyright’ Sting Targeting 15-Year-Old Backfires With Arrest Warrants & Record Sales

By | November 12, 2019

News A fake ‘copyright agent’ who instructed a 15-year-old Thai girl to make cartoon character krathong floats and then tried to extort her for alleged copyright infringement is watching his plan backfire spectacularly. Not only is a warrant out for his arrest but the publicity generated by the scam has massively boosted demand for the… Read More »

Download SCCM ConfigMgr and Intune slide decks and videos from Ignite 2019

By | November 10, 2019

Microsoft Ignite is an event to learn innovative ways to build solutions and migrate and manage your infrastructure. You connect with over 25,000 individuals focused on software development, security, architecture, and IT. Explore new hands-on experiences that will help you innovate in areas such as security, cloud, and hybrid infrastructure and development. For those of… Read More »