Daily Archives: March 19, 2019

Russia to Amend Copyright Law After Yandex was Forced to Remove Pirate TV Content

By | March 19, 2019

After complaining that Russian Internet giant Yandex had failed to keep pirated versions of their content out of its search results, several major broadcasters filed a lawsuit with the Moscow City Court. Gazprom-Media outlets including TNT, TV-3, 2×2, and Super went straight for the jugular, petitioning the Court to have ISPs block Yandex’s video indexing… Read More »

ISP Can Charge Money to Expose Pirates, Canadian Supreme Court Rules

By | March 19, 2019

Movie studio Voltage Pictures is no stranger to suing BitTorrent users. The company has filed numerous lawsuits against alleged pirates in the United States, Europe, Canada and Australia, and is believed to have made a lot of money doing so. In 2016, Voltage launched a “reverse class action” in Canada to demand damages from tens… Read More »

Alliance Technologies LLC. Names KayLynn Stone Executive Administrator

By | March 19, 2019

    ST. LOUIS, MO, September 14, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ — Alliance Technologies LLC. announces KayLynn Stone has joined the firm as an Executive Administrator. Stone will oversee administrative functions and will assist the operations team in meeting the needs of Alliance clients. Stone has 20 years of varied administrative experience including eight years in the IT field.… Read More »

MDN Changelog for August 2018

By | March 19, 2019

Here’s what happened in August to the code, data, and tools that support MDN Web Docs: Here’s the plan for September: Done in August Migrated 95% of compatibility data The MDN content team prioritized reviewing and merging Browser Compatibility Data pull requests (PRs) in August, and met their goal of getting the open PRs to… Read More »

Rapidshare’s Founder, Wife and Lawyer Stand Trial in Piracy Case

By | March 19, 2019

Founded in 2002, Swiss-based RapidShare was one of the first and most popular one-click file-hosting services on the Internet. Like most sites of this nature, RapidShare was frequently used by people to share copyright-infringing material. It was a relationship that got the company into trouble on multiple occasions. RapidShare fought many legal battles with entertainment… Read More »

Endurance IT Services Earns a Spot on 2018 Inc. 5000 List

By | March 19, 2019

Endurance IT Services was named to the Inc. 5000 List, Inc. magazine’s annual ranking of the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in America for the seventh consecutive year.     VIRGINIA BEACH, VA, September 14, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ — Endurance IT Services was named to the Inc. 5000 List, Inc. magazine’s annual ranking of the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies… Read More »

Fox Sports Obtains New Order to Block Pirate Sport Site Rojadirecta

By | March 19, 2019

In dozens of countries around the world, website blocking has become one of the preferred ways for copyright holders to restrict access to pirate sites. While very popular in Europe, the tactic has been spreading, with blockades now in place from Asia to South America. The latest involves infamous sports streaming portal Rojadirecta. Targeted at… Read More »

Firefox Focus with GeckoView

By | March 19, 2019

Firefox Focus is private browsing as an app: It automatically blocks ads and trackers, so you can surf the web in peace. When you’re done, a single tap completely erases your history, cookies, and other local data. Protecting you from invasive tracking is part of Mozilla’s non-profit mission, and Focus’s built-in tracking protection helps keep… Read More »

Kodi Addons Linked to Malicious Cryptomining Campaign

By | March 19, 2019

Last month it was reported that a Netherlands-based repository, which contained several popular Kodi addons, had been shut down by anti-piracy group BREIN. The Dutch developer and administrator of XvBMC-NL was visited by bailiffs in July and soon after the repository shut down. BREIN offered to settle the matter for 2,500 euros as long as… Read More »