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Australian Government Wants To Crack Down On Piracy

06/19/2014, Due to the fact that Game of Thrones is exclusive to certain networks, some viewers who don’t wish to subscribe have resorted to downloading episodes illegally via torrents. Is this an issue? Well it turns out that the director of the series and HBO...

Researchers Develop Lasers To Detect Drunk Drivers

06/11/2014, We all know that drinking and driving is a big no no, but yet some of us still do it anyway, or worse, we allow our friends who are clearly drunk to do it. There are breathalyzer accessories we can use with our phones to tell how much we have drunk, which...

Verizon Sends Netflix Cease And Desist Letter

06/05/2014, For those who haven’t heard, Verizon and Netflix are having a bit of a dispute at the moment. Netflix has also taken a recent jab at Verizon via a message on its service. Spotted by Yuri Victor, it seems that whenever a video stops streaming halfway, a...

iOS 8′s HealthKit Could Run Into Legal Troubles In Australia

06/04/2014, At WWDC 2014, Apple announced HealthKit which was part of iOS 8. It was interesting because according to previous rumors, many had expected Apple to call it HealthBook. That being said, it seems that that Apple could potentially face some legal troubles...

Wolfenstein: The New Order Has Been Torrented Over 100,000 Times

05/28/2014, One of the reasons why people choose to pirate movies, music, video games, and software is because the alternative is to pay for it, and why pay for it when you can download it for free in a matter of minutes, right? We suppose that’s the mindset that...

UK Police Goes After Torrentz.eu Semi-Successfully

05/26/2014, We’re sure that law enforcement officers having been trying their best to stem piracy. This is done by going after those who download copyrighted materials, hoping to make an example of them and deter future downloaders, or by going after the websites...

Apple Seeking Injunction Against Past And Future Samsung Products

05/25/2014, Earlier this month, a verdict was reached in the Apple vs Samsung trial in which Samsung was ordered to pay Apple over $100 million in damages for infringing upon their patents. Apple was also found guilty of infringement, although their damages was...

Microsoft Challenged An FBI Gag Order, And Won

05/22/2014, Back in 2013, Microsoft had gotten a request from the FBI, requesting data on one of their enterprise customers, so basically the FBI just wanted to know more about that particular user. However the feds also added a gag order, where basically they wanted...

Vimeo Announces New Copyright Matching System

05/22/2014, When it comes to swiftly removing copyrighted content, whether it be a video from a TV show, movie, or even a video that uses a copyrighted song, YouTube is pretty good at that. However there are alternative video websites out there, like DailyMotion and...

Blizzard Suing StarCraft 2 Hackers Over Maphack Cheat

05/21/2014, Nobody likes cheaters or hackers when it comes to video games. They tend to ruin the game for everyone, especially in competitive games like StarCraft 2 where hacks and cheats could essentially nullify a gamer’s skill that he/she spent countless of...