File Sharing stories - Page 2
The Pirate Bay scoffs at search ban suggestion
RIAA says search engines should block illegal file sharing sites – why the most popular site of all thinks it’s a good idea.
InternetNZ launches 3 Strikes site
InternetNZ launches a website to prepare for the new copyright laws taking effect on Sept 1, focusing on advocacy and awareness.
The end of illegal file-sharing (for good this time)
New Zealand’s parliament has officially rushed through a bill making it illegal for users to share copyright material. Although we have heard the likes of this law before, it has never managed to stand its ground – until now.
Copyright Infringement law: Submission deadline 5pm today
Deadline for submissions on contentious copyright law is today at 5pm; critics argue it infringes on civil rights.
Android app points the finger at file-sharers
Android.Walkinwat is the first mobile phone threat that slaps the wrists of users who illegally download files from unauthorised sites.
Internet disconnection penalties 'must go'
Cutting off accounts is like banning someone from using the postal system because they posted copied CDs, says InternetNZ.
Copyright law changes before Parliament
A bill repealing Section 92A of the Copyright Act is being<br />introduced into Parliament today by Commerce Minister Simon Power.
Heavy penalties for three-time copyright offenders
Fines of up to $15,000 and Internet disconnection for up to six months are the penalties planned for repeat offenders under changes to Section 92A of the Copyright Act, just released by the government.
Your data is at risk
There is no escape and your data is at risk. Here is my challenge to you. Rethink the way you transfer information.