A tool for sharing files among Facebook contacts has launched a new version built on Web standards instead of Flash. That will let it reach mobile devices in coming weeks.
The same feature is currently available in OS X and allows users to quickly share files between two Macs.
The Minnesota woman who took on the recording industry over a $222,000 verdict for sharing copyrighted songs has to pay up.
The woman found liable for sharing 24 copyrighted songs on the Web asks the U.S. Supreme Court to hear her case due to "crippling statutory damages" of $222,000 awarded by an appeals court.
After authorities raided Web host PRQ and seized three of its servers earlier this week, the owner now says police were after sites that dealt in piracy and copyright infringement.
The two companies partner up to include easy access to the cloud-storage service.
Despite the Dutch and U.K. courts forcing Internet service providers to block access to The Pirate Bay, traffic remains at around normal levels around a month later.
The music industry's expensively won blockade of the Pirate Bay hasn't done much to stop Brits from file sharing, according to reports.
Facebook starts rolling out file-sharing access to its Groups, with a maximum will now offer the ability to send files.
A court of appeals in the U.K. says ISPs will need to pay 25 percent of costs associated with establishing and running an appeals body for alleged file sharers.