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Hollywood film company employees convicted of piracy

Staff of Hollywood studios found using torrents at work to download pirated copies of movies, games, and other materials. This was December 25 edition reported by TorrentFreak. The analysis was performed using the service ScanEye, showing downloading any materials produced from a particular IP-address. TorrentFreak discovered that addresses the involvement of ¬†major filmmakers in exchange(…)

Wikipedia plans to close the day at English-language section

Internet encyclopedia Wikipedia is planning today to disable English section, protesting against the U.S. Congress considered a new anti-piracy bill, known as SOPA.¬†Previously voted against the SOPA many Internet companies, who considered him too radical and affect the interests of law-abiding businesses and consumers.¬†Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales on the eve of his microblog on Twitter(…)

U.S. Internet companies have opposed anti-piracy laws

In the U.S., several major Internet companies, including Google, Yahoo and Facebook, have announced their protest against the SOPA – American Law against online piracy, which would allow the authorities to deny access to sites with pirated content. They previously expressed its disapproval of these two bills, but now 9 giants in the face of(…)