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Claim to End 99% of Illegal Trading
A Finnish based company called Viralg is predicting the end of unauthorised file sharing.
April 16, 2005
Musik: PyMusique’s Successor
PyMusique, the alternative iTunes client, has been succeeded by Musik. What’s different? Musik not only accesses iTunes, but also the Napster music store.
April 13, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
Time Ticks on Norwegian Fair-Use
International law is moving in, threatening Norwegian fair-use.
April 6, 2005
Is Your Electronic Gizmo an Endangered Species?
The EFF explores the various electronic devices that have gone extinct, are currently endangered or have been rescued.
April 6, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
IM/P2P Security Threats against Corporate Networks Rise
Although designed to inform corporate administrators, two separate reports reiterate the growth and sophistication of attacks against IM and P2P networks.
April 5, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke Interviews Jon Lech Johansen
Slyck interviews programmer Jon Lech Johansen.
April 4, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
Bahnhof and Antipiratbyrån Settle Differences
In what both organizations call "burying the hatchet", Swedish ISP Bahnhof and Antipiratbyran have agreed to drop legal actions against each other.
April 4, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
How to Store That Data?
As more information become available online, few storage options seem available. Hopefully, this situation is about to change.
March 30, 2005
Study: Corporate Networks Unprepared to Face IM or P2P Threats
New report shows that nearly half of corporate networks have no IM or P2P usage policy.
March 24, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
Orrin Hatch at the Copyright Helm
An importnant read for the P2P community: The MPAA's and RIAA's best friend, Orrin Hatch, has been named chairman of the new Intellectual Property subcommittee.
March 20, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
Getting Around iTunes DRM
Have an iTunes subscription and wish to get around that meddlesome DRM? Give Jon Lech Johansen and Company's new program 'PyMusique' a try.
March 19, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
Swedish Anti-Piracy Servers Hacked
Sweden’s anti-piracy unit, "Antipiratbyrån" was successfully hacked by "Arga Unga Hackare" or the "Angry Young Hackers."
March 14, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
Broadband Becomes Dominant Internet Connection Method
Throughout the world a majority of Internet users now connect via broadband.
March 2, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
FireFox Spyware Hoax Spreads
A cleverly PhotoShopped image of Microsoft's AntiSpyware identifying Mozilla FireFox as spyware is spreading across the Internet.
February 27, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
PeerGuardian 2.0 Goes Beta
The controversial IP blocking software PeerGuardian is now in public beta.
February 24, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke

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