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Singapore passes law to block illegal sites

The Singapore government has passed an amendment to the country's Copyright Act that will let content owners compel service providers to block infringing sites, like Pirate Bay.

By July 9, 2014

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Korean phone subsidies: Comical, chaotic and often illegal

As the Korean cellular market draws closer to saturation point, the drive to win customers through cheap phone deals has gone off the rails.

By July 1, 2014

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Aereo plans 'pause' after Supreme Court ruled it illegal

The streaming-TV startup isn't giving up, but it will take a break as a suit seeking to shut it down goes back to a lower court.

By June 28, 2014

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Aereo is illegal, Supreme Court says, in big win for broadcasters

The US Supreme Court rules against the streaming-TV service, in a 6-3 split opinion that effectively requires Aereo to pay copyright fees or shut down.

By June 25, 2014

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Oscar winner '12 Years a Slave' sees illegal downloads triple

One of the side effects of winning an Academy Award for best picture is experiencing an uptick in piracy.

By March 4, 2014

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Study finds 66 percent of NY's Airbnb listings may be illegal

A dive into Airbnb's listings reveals an interesting breakdown of the dwelling types available on the site, according to data-crunching firm Connotate.

By February 13, 2014

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Gov't watchdog calls NSA's call records collection illegal

The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board says that the NSA's collection of bulk phone records should be shut down immediately.

By January 23, 2014

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Congress: Undetectable 3D-printed guns are still illegal

Legislators vote to renew an expiring ban on plastic firearms that are able to slip past metal detectors and X-ray machines.

By December 9, 2013

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Pair said to have illegally minted $1M worth of Bitcoins

After allegedly infecting computers with malware to mine Bitcoins, two people are arrested by German police.

By December 4, 2013

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Australian wireless microphone frequencies become illegal in 2015

The use of many wireless microphones and transmitters in Australia will be illegal from the start of 2015 thanks to a change in the frequency range.

By September 22, 2013