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Police In The UK To Create An Online Anti-Hate Crime & Abuse Team

08/15/2016, Online harassment isn’t new, and it isn’t very uncommon either which is actually rather sad. So far social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and more have taken steps to try and reduce this, or given users the option to report such...

Riot Sues League of Legends Cheat Developers

08/14/2016, Developers hate it when players cheat at their games, because this not only ruins the experience that the developers had planned for players, but in multiplayer games, this ruins it for other players who are just trying to play normally. This is why it...

Nintendo Drops The Banhammer On Fan-Made Pokemon Uranium

08/14/2016, The other day we reported that a fan-made Pokemon game called Pokemon Uranium was launched after 9 years of hard work. However it seems that Nintendo doesn’t really care how long it took its creators to make the game because they have since sent...

KickassTorrents Team Seeking Donations To Rebuild Itself

08/13/2016, As many of you guys have heard by now, the domain for KickassTorrents has been seized and its alleged owner has also been arrested. Now there have been a mirror site or two launched following its closure, but it seems like the crew behind KAT has plans to...

Illegal Online Drug Sales Tripled Since Silk Road’s Closure

08/11/2016, Several years ago, what was buzzing on the internet was the discovery of an online website called the Silk Road. Basically it was a website on the dark web that pretty much acted as a storefront for illegal drugs where anyone could buy just about any drug...

Judge Dismisses Case Claiming Twitter Is Liable For ISIS Tweets

08/11/2016, When someone makes a comment on social media that results in something bad happening to someone else, like a death, or maybe ruining someone’s business and life, who’s fault is it? Most of us would probably think it’s the person who made the comment...

Man Awarded $115,000 After Slanderous Facebook Post

08/09/2016, People seem to forget that as easy as it is to post a mean or nasty comment online, it is just as easy to ruin someone’s life or career in an instant. This is what happened in Australia where 74-year old Kenneth Rothe was awarded $115,000 when the judge...

GIFs Will Not Be Allowed At The Olympics

08/05/2016, GIFs are a great way to share a portion of a video that you think might be relevant. Or it could also be a way of sharing funny images, but regardless of what your intention is, it seems that the International Olympics Committee has forbade news agencies...

Torrentz Appears To Have Closed Its Doors For Good

08/05/2016, Several weeks ago, we reported that KickassTorrents had its domain seized and saw its alleged owner arrested. Given that KAT was one of the major players around, this was a huge blow to the torrents community, and it seems that less than a month later, it...

Movie Studios Are Going After KickAssTorrent Mirror Websites

07/29/2016, A little over a week ago, popular torrent website KickAssTorrents (KAT) had its domain seized and its alleged owner arrested. However if The Pirate Bay fiasco taught us anything, closing one torrent website only means that another will pop up, and sure...

NVIDIA’s GTX 970 Class-Action Lawsuit Finally Comes To An End

07/29/2016, When you buy a smartphone or tablet that says it will come with X amount of storage, but when you check and it’s actually less due to preinstalled apps plus the operating system, do you think that the company is deceiving its customers? Or do you accept...

Using A VPN In United Arab Emirates Could Land You In Jail

07/28/2016, There are many people out there who use VPNs not for nefarious reasons, but for simple and innocent reasons, like maybe to access websites that are being blocked by the government, or accessing content that might be geo-restricted, and so on. However it...

Samsung Sues Huawei Over Alleged Patent Infringement

07/22/2016, Over the years, many have accused Chinese OEMs such as Xiaomi, Huawei, Oppo, and so on for being copycats in terms of design and features for their smartphones. Turn back the clock maybe 5 years ago, Samsung themselves were being accused by the likes of...