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The Pirate Bay could be blocked in UK

Posted in Online on 20th Feb, 2012 09:35 PM
by APM
Filesharing site unlawfully shares copyrighted music, says UK high court
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Kickstarter gets its third $1M project in the span of two weeks

Posted in Online on 20th Feb, 2012 09:28 PM
by APM
It was big news when a Kickstarter project broke the $1 million dollar mark for the first time on February 9th. More amazingly, two projects shattered that record in the same day.
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UK Plans More Spying On Internet Users Under Terrorism Pretext

Posted in Online on 19th Feb, 2012 10:24 PM
by APM
Details of every phone call and text message, email traffic and websites visited online are to be stored in a series of vast databases under new Government anti terror plans.
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Anonymous says ACTA must be killed with fire, hacks U.S. government websites

Posted in Online on 19th Feb, 2012 05:52 PM
by APM
U.S. government websites were hacked today in protest of the Anti Counterfeiting Trade Agreement
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BitTorrent Live:

Posted in Online on 14th Feb, 2012 10:39 PM
by APM
Cheap, Real-Time P2P Video Streaming That Will Kill TV. Television is going the way of the dinosaur, and the deadly comet is called BitTorrent Live.
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Mobile web devices will outnumber humans this year

Posted in Online on 14th Feb, 2012 10:38 PM
by APM
The rise of the machines is upon us. A new report from Cisco predicts that mobile Internet devices will outnumber people on Earth for the first time by the end of 2012
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How sites like MegaUpload make millions from pirated video

Posted in Online on 12th Feb, 2012 08:14 PM
by APM
Its actually pretty straightforward. These sites use the same techniques as legitimate Web sites: search, social media, ad networks, and online payment processors.
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Web based counseling, Telepsychiatry, is taking off

Posted in Online on 12th Feb, 2012 07:27 PM
by APM
More bandwidth, better security and emerging video technology are making telemedicine more acceptable to doctors, patients
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BitTorrent Piracy Doesnt Affect US Box Office Returns, Study Finds

Posted in Online on 11th Feb, 2012 08:35 PM
by APM
A new academic paper by researchers from the University of Minnesota and Wellesley College has examined the link between BitTorrent downloads and box office returns.
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Google Drive: Dropbox killer or mediocre also ran?

Posted in Online on 9th Feb, 2012 07:26 PM
by APM
Its one of Silicon Valleys greatest pink elephants: Why doesnt Google offer a cloud storage service to rival Dropbox?
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Tribler Makes BitTorrent Impossible to Shut Down

Posted in Online on 8th Feb, 2012 05:13 PM
by APM
Their Tribler client doesnt require torrent sites to find or download content, as it is based on pure peer to peer communication. The only way to take it down is to take the Internet down, the lead researcher says.
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Hollywood Still Doesnt Realize That The Internet Drives Popular Culture Now

Posted in Online on 4th Feb, 2012 11:25 PM
by APM
The truth, however, as Baker points out, is that the internet drives popular culture these days... and on the internet, Hollywood is a big bully:
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How YouTube is part of a global economic transformation

Posted in Online on 4th Feb, 2012 11:09 PM
by APM
Life in this world is not like it used to be just a few decades ago, and the availability of world class education on demand, at almost no cost, is likely to help things change all the more as this century unfolds.
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Is the singularity a new religion for Silicon Valley?

Posted in Online on 3rd Feb, 2012 08:49 PM
by APM
check out the interview with leading skpetic Michael Shermer on Singularity 1 on1.
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Court rules that its illegally anticompetitive for Google to provide free maps

Posted in Online on 2nd Feb, 2012 04:39 PM
by APM
A French commercial court has found Google guilty of abusing the dominant position of its Google Maps application and ordered it to pay a fine and damages to a French mapping company.
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YC startup caught stealing...again!

Posted in Online on 30th Jan, 2012 10:10 PM
by APM
Curebit, the Y Combinator friend referral startup that got busted over the weekend for stealing code and design work from web megashop 37signals, has been caught stealing again, this time from an independent musician.
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