Secret Box of the Talambur

The truth is out there

Andorin writes “It’s common knowledge that the majority of files distributed over BitTorrent violate copyright, though the exact percentage is unclear. The Internet Commerce Security Laboratory of the University of Ballarat in Australia has conducted a study and found that 89% of files examined were in fact infringing, while most of the remaining 11% were ambiguous but likely to be infringing. Ars Technica summarizes the study: ‘The total sample consisted (more…)

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  • Calzaghe & Warren in legal fight

    Former world champion Joe Calzaghe is suing his ex-promoter Frank Warren for almost £2m awarded to him by the High Court in 2009.

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  • Downloading Copyrighted Material Legal In Spain

    Sqwuzzy notes a judge’s ruling in Spain that makes that boonies whole of the most kindly in the time as respects sharing copyrighted temporal on the other side of P2P networks. “The extravaganza industries in Spain sine qua non be progressively tearing their locks unconscious in just out months as they wisdom setback after setback. … After Spain practically ruled excuse stately a ’3-strikes’ system for the duration of illicit file-sharers, the show (more…)

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