Tag Archives: afeat

Kim Dotcoms Extradition Battle Suffers Excessive Court Docket Setback

By | December 15, 2017

In 2012, file-hosting website Megaupload was shut down by the US authorities and founder Kim Dotcom and his associates had been arrested in New Zealand. Ever since, the US authorities has sought to extradite Dotcom on a quantity of counts together with copyright infringement, racketeering, and cash laundering. Dotcom has fought them each single step… Read More »

FCC Repeals U.S. Internet Neutrality Rules

By | December 14, 2017

In latest months, thousands and thousands of individuals have protested the FCCs plan to repeal U.S. internet neutrality guidelines, which had been put in place by the Obama administration. However, an outpouring public outrage, critique from main tech firms, and even warnings from pioneers of the Web, had no impact. Today the FCC voted to… Read More »

Canadian Authorities Triggers Main Copyright Review

By | December 14, 2017

The Copyright Act of Canada was first handed in 1921 and within the many years that adopted has undergone appreciable amendment. Between 2005 and 2010, a quantity of payments failed to realize traction as a consequence of opposition however in 2011 the Copyright Modernization Act was tabled. A yr later, in the summertime of 2012,… Read More »

Google Play Retailer Rejects App For Utilizing the Phrase BitTorrent

By | December 13, 2017

In latest years weve written a quantity of articles on Apples aversion to BitTorrent-related apps within the iOS retailer. Until today, no fully-featured torrent shopper has managed to get listed within the retailer, not much less than not completely however Google Play has been extra welcoming. The favored app retailer for Android gadgets has had… Read More »

BitTorrent Inc. Emerges Victorious Following EU Trademark Dispute

By | December 13, 2017

For anybody acquainted with the BitTorrent model, there can solely be one firm that springs to thoughts. BitTorrent Inc., the outfit behind uTorrent that also employs BitTorrent creator Bram Cohen, appears the logical alternative, however not all the things is easy. Back in June 2003, an organization known as BitTorrent Advertising GmbH filed an software… Read More »

How the US Pushed Sweden to Take Down the Pirate Bay

By | December 12, 2017

Its well-known that the US Authorities is actively concerned in copyright enforcement efforts across the globe. In some nations theyve actively helped write copyright legislation. Elsewhere, U.S. authorities present concrete options for enchancment, together with in Sweden. After The Pirate Bay was raided for the primary time, greater than ten years in the past, the… Read More »

YouTuber Convicted For Publishing Video Piracy Tutorials

By | December 12, 2017

While piracy-focused tutorials have been round for just a few years, the appearance of streaming piracy coupled with the rise of the YouTube star created an ideal storm online. Even a cursory search on YouTube now turns up hundreds of Kodi addon and IPTV-focused channels, every vying to grow to be the closing word location… Read More »

Treasure Trove Of AACS 2.0 UHD Blu-Ray Keys Leak Online

By | December 11, 2017

Nowadays, film buffs and videophiles discover it exhausting to think about a very good viewing expertise with out UHD content material, however disc rippers and pirates have remained on the sidelines for an extended time. Protected with sturdy AACS 2.0 encryption, UHD Blu-ray discs have lengthy been one of many final bastions film pirates had… Read More »

Screener Piracy Season Kicks Off with Louis C.K.s I Love You, Daddy

By | December 11, 2017

Towards the tip of the 12 months, movie screeners are despatched out to business insiders who solid their votes for the Oscars and different awards. Its a extremely anticipated time for pirates who hope to get copies of the most recent blockbusters early, which is historically what occurs. Last 12 months the motion began relatively… Read More »