Pirate Bay co-founder to run for EU parliament

Peter Sunde, co-founder of the file sharing site Pirate Bay, says he plans to run for the European Parliament in 2014 under the banner of the Finnish Pirate Party.Announcing his candidacy in his

Published on: May 15th, 2013

WebRTC cuts cost, boosts service: Experts

Businesses that want to grab the opportunities to improve services and slash cost need to bone up on WebRTC, a free browser-based voice and video support included in Firefox and Chrome, experts at

Published on: March 22nd, 2013

Box, resellers partner to grab enterprise market

Cloud collaboration firm Box is partnering with Autodesk, TIBCO, Tidemark, CollabNet and other companies in a reseller program in a bid to expand its footprint in the enterprise market.Box Partner Network will include

Published on: February 6th, 2013

Kim Dotcom gets access to documentary evidence

BANGALORE, India -- A court in New Zealand has granted Kim Dotcom, founder of the Megaupload file-sharing site, access to documents which contain evidence against him, and are held by prosecuting authorities both

Published on: May 30th, 2012 John Ribeiro

Illegal downloaders face Internet ban in UK

Aggressive efforts to cut off illegal file sharers from the Internet, originally rejected in the government's Digital Britain report,   are back on with a new plan which effectively takes communications regulator Ofcom  out of

Published on: August 25th, 2009 Oliver Garnham

Obama’s escape route, safe house details leaked on LimeWire

Details about a U.S. Secret Service safe house for the First Family -- to be used in a national emergency -- were found to have leaked on a LimeWire file-sharing network recently, members

Published on: July 29th, 2009 Jaikumar Vijayan

IDC: ISP peer-to-peer fears are a boogeyman

Network service providers are moaning about the toll peer-to-peer file sharing applications are taking on their bandwidth, with Bell Canada and others insisting on the right to slow P2P apps during non-peak hours.

Published on: August 17th, 2008 Howard Solomon

The bare naked truth on music file sharing

The first 45 (remember them?) I ever bought with my own money was Steve Miller’s “Take The Money and Run”. At that time it never occurred to me that I would in any

Published on: May 25th, 2006 Jim Ducharme

Taiwan court fines P-to-P operator, orders CEO to jail

Just a few months after clearing one company of charges related to its peer-to-peer (P-to-P) file-sharing software, a Taiwanese court on Friday ordered executives at another one to pay fines and serve up

Published on: September 8th, 2005 Dan Nystedt