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Nintendo Victory Against Piracy Mod Doesn't Set Precedent, Says Lawyer

European Court rules in favor of platform holder, but that doesn't make all modchips illegal.

By 16 November 2015


​If you stream it, they will come: Choice cites 'Netflix effect' for piracy decline

Consumer advocacy group Choice has long said access to timely and affordable content is the best way to stop piracy, and now it has the numbers to prove it.

By 4 September 2015


Judge says no to Dallas Buyers Club's 'surreal' overreach on piracy claims

The Federal Court has ruled that Dallas Buyers Club LLC cannot send its draft letters to iiNet customers who have allegedly downloaded the movie illegally.

By 14 August 2015


Tech titans warn MovieTube suit could revive Stop Online Piracy Act

Google, Facebook among those that say the film studios' suit against the MovieTube site aims to resurrect the wide powers that copyright holders would have had if SOPA had become law.

By 12 August 2015


Surprising piracy stats, UK data laws and Apple's financial "woes" (Girt by CNET podcast 35)

Do you love data? Are you crazy for stats? A fanatic for figures? Then you're going to love this podcast: piracy stats, data retention gets anarchic in the UK and Apple's cash flow "horrors."

By 24 July 2015


Google Fiber said to be a conduit for piracy fines

If you're a Google Fiber user and are suspected of downloading illegal content, you may reportedly find yourself on the receiving end of automatic demands for money.

By 22 May 2015


First off the blocks: Village Roadshow preps site-blocking application for Federal Court

Rights holders have stayed relatively quiet since website-blocking legislation passed in June, but one of Australia's most vocal supporters of the scheme has announced it is preparing legal action against piracy sites.

By 23 November 2015


Foxtel wants piracy blocks, Aussie tech delays, Windows 10 news and Mother's Day gadgets (Girt by CNET podcast 25)

Foxtel weighs in on the site blocking legislation while we ask why Australians still get hardware so late in the game, wax lyrical about Windows 10 and even offer some gift ideas for Mother's Day.

By 1 May 2015


Foxtel says search engines should block piracy websites

In a bid to "broaden" proposed site-blocking laws, Foxtel says the likes of Google, Yahoo and Bing should be required to block piracy sites under court orders obtained by rights holders.

By 29 April 2015


Village Roadshow slams the 'sleazy neighbourhood' of online piracy

In a colourful submission to the Government's proposed site-blocking legislation, the head of Village Roadshow has described piracy as a world of sleazy neighbourhoods, "leeches" and "effluent."

By 20 April 2015