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Google, Microsoft ordered to remove pirate sites from search results

A French court on Thursday ordered Google, Microsoft, and Yahoo to remove from search results 16 websites that host pirated media, in a case started in December 2011 by various French organizations and groups that protect the interests of entertainment … Continue reading

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Germany’s Pirate party is willing to lose some crypto battles to win the crypto war

Founded during an escalating conflict between anti-piracy groups and online civil liberties advocates in 2006, the German Pirate party has since taken upon itself to fight against what it sees as growing indifference to digital privacy.The Atlantic speaks to American … Continue reading

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Pirate Bay founder sentenced to 2 years in Sweden hacking case

By Veronica Ek STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – A co-founder of file-sharing website Pirate Bay was sentenced to two years in jail on Thursday for hacking into computers at a company that manages data for Swedish authorities and making illegal online money … Continue reading

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Defiant Pirate Bay to continue hosting banned 3D printer gun designs – RT

RT Defiant Pirate Bay to continue hosting banned 3D printer gun designsRTFile-sharing site The Pirate Bay says it has no plans to remove the blueprints for the 'Liberator' gun – which can be used to create a functional weapon using … Continue reading

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Parkham WI embarrassed by dressing as pirates for talk by former Somali pirate … – This is North Devon

AFP Parkham WI embarrassed by dressing as pirates for talk by former Somali pirate …This is North DevonMembers of a North Devon WI were left embarrassed after a number of them had dressed up as pirates for a talk by … Continue reading

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The Pirate Bay gets booted out of Greenland in less than two days

Things haven’t been going very well for The Pirate Bay recently ever since the notorious file-sharing website had to scrap its plans to shift hosting responsibilities from the Swedish Pirate Party to the Norwegian Pirate Party after a local copyright enforcement … Continue reading

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New Android apps worth downloading: Optia, WeVideo beta, Sela the Space Pirate

Get screen-sharing smartphone help with today’s leading fresh app, Optia. The app lets you share your screen with other app users, so you can chat and receive or give instructions while both of you are seeing the same thing at … Continue reading

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Pirate Bay reports anti-piracy group to Finnish police for alleged copyright infringement

Give the Pirate Bay this much — they certainly have a refined sense of irony. TorrentFreak reports that the Pirate Bay has asked the Economic Crime division of Finland’s police department to investigate an anti-piracy organization for allegedly copying several of … Continue reading

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Girls, guns and yoga: John McAfee’s odd life in “pirate haven”

(Note: graphic language in paragraph 29) SAN PEDRO, Belize (Reuters) – To the many people who crossed his path on a tropical island in Belize, it was apparent John McAfee's life had taken some bizarre turns in the past few … Continue reading

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US relies on pirate website to reach out to Vietnamese – Dubuque Telegraph Herald

US relies on pirate website to reach out to VietnameseDubuque Telegraph HeraldZing, which declined repeated requests for comment on this article and a previous one, has used free download to become the sixth-most visited site in Vietnam, and the second … Continue reading

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