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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Piracy letters in the pipeline as ISPs decline Dallas Buyers Club appeal

iiNet and Dodo have confirmed they will not appeal a ruling to hand over pirates' details to Dallas Buyers Club, as the rights holders further their legal battle overseas, asking pirates to set a price for damages.

By 15 April 2015

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Piracy, the Dallas Buyers Club decision and the three strikes scheme (Girt by CNET podcast 22)

The Dallas Buyers Club decision puts piracy in the spotlight, while the Comms Alliance reveals its proposed industry code for tackling copyright violation -- including a 'three strikes' scheme. Oh, and the Apple Watch launches.

By 10 April 2015

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Anti-piracy code: Three strikes and you're outed

The day after a landmark piracy judgement gave Dallas Buyers Club the right to chase individual pirates, a new three-strikes scheme will "facilitate" this process for all rights holders through ISPs.

By 8 April 2015

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Site blocking laws could drag VPNs into the anti-piracy net

Legal and copyright experts have raised concerns that virtual private network providers could be caught in the crossfire if new laws pass requiring ISPs to block websites that "facilitate" piracy.

By 1 April 2015

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Brandis brings piracy fight to Parliament

Site-blocking legislation will be tabled in Parliament within a week, meaning ISPs could soon be required to block overseas websites that facilitate piracy.

By 20 March 2015