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Premier League Obtains New Injunction to Take on Pirate Streams

The Premier League has obtained a new High Court injunction that will enable it to block pirate streams. While this isn’t new in itself, it takes a different approach ...

March 13, 2017 at 11:04 am by

Over £5b Worth of Gaming Skins Were Bet Illegally in 2015

Gambling sites are a huge problem for many, with anyone and everyone being able to pop online and place a bet. With betting now available on hundreds of professional gaming ...

August 22, 2016 at 10:00 am by

Pirates Appear to be Winning as Denuvo Starts to Crack

Pirates are a key problem in today’s age, we are not talking about the kind that will steal your gold and raid your villages but the kind that will take your ...

August 11, 2016 at 11:20 am by

Tamper Proofing Stickers Can’t Void Your Warranty

So you buy that brand new piece of technology, its working great. A few months later and you notice that it’s getting a little hot, you figure it might just be a little ...

August 9, 2016 at 9:35 am by

US Navy Pirated 585K Copies of VR Software

When it comes to software pirates, they tend to download the latest games or even some episodes of Game of Thrones but now it would seem that even the US Navy has started ...

July 23, 2016 at 7:43 pm by

Pirates Are Hiding Movies In 360 Videos

Piracy is a growing problem for movie companies. With thousands of videos uploaded every day, it is hard for companies like YouTube and Facebook to patrol their videos and ...

July 1, 2016 at 10:20 am by
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Leave Your Phone at a Crime Scene and You Lose Your Privacy

We’ve all lost our mobile phones at some point. Some have been lucky enough to get their phones back, be it from someone handing it in somewhere or just tracing your ...

June 24, 2016 at 11:00 am by

If You Text and Drive You Will Get Trolled by the NHTSA

Even against warnings for years now, people are still on their phone while they drive. From the original problem of users holding the phone to their ears with one hand while ...

April 24, 2016 at 11:00 am by

FAA Rule It a Federal Crime to Shoot Down a Drone

Almost a year ago now William H Meredith noticed a drone flying above his property, so with his shotgun, he removed it from the sky. This raised an interesting legal debate, ...

April 17, 2016 at 1:00 pm by

New Jersey Could See Texting While Walking Made Illegal

We’ve all done it before. We want to get somewhere and suddenly our phone buzzes in our pocket, not wanting to seem rude we start texting back while walking along. This ...

March 29, 2016 at 1:00 pm by

Valve Found Guilty of Breaking Australian Consumer Law

Valve is known for creating the popular digital sales platform Steam, which does everything hardware to regular sales on video games. One thing they’ve been keen to ...

March 29, 2016 at 9:15 am by

Senate Holds Online Ad Company ‘Backpage’ in Contempt of Congress

The internet can be a wonderful thing and lets you view everything from your favourite show several days early to downloading the latest games on their day of release. The ...

March 20, 2016 at 2:30 pm by

Volkswagen’s US Chief “Stepping Down”

Volkswagen (VW) is a well-known car manufacturer, or more recently due to the revelation that their cars had a system in place to produce “lower emissions” if it ...

March 10, 2016 at 10:30 am by

China Looking at Creating “Precrime” System

When people start to think about digital surveillance and their data stored online, they think about cases such as Apple vs the FBI where modern technology is used to try ...

March 9, 2016 at 9:40 am by

ISP’s in Germany Can be Ordered to Block Piracy Websites

ISP’s are the ones responsible for giving the public access to the world wide web and everything that you can find on it. The problem with the public having access to ...

November 29, 2015 at 1:00 pm by