41 Results for

rapidshare

Article

RapidShare scraps unlimited storage with short notice

Even customers who paid in advance for long-term unlimited storage at RapidShare will see it disappear on March 20. The company says its terms of service permit such abrupt changes.

By March 18, 2013

Article

RapidShare: We'll help Hollywood, but 'not at all costs' (Q&A)

CNET talks to Daniel Raimer, general counsel of media-hosting site RapidShare, about the technologies he uses to curb piracy.

By August 23, 2012

Article

RapidShare, MediaFire distance themselves from MegaUpload

RapidShare and MediaFire are defending themselves against accusations that their cyberlocker services violate copyright, but copyright owners say they're largely unimpressed.

By April 19, 2012

Article

French court: Google can be forced to censor 'torrent'

The French Supreme Court has ruled that Google can be required to censor terms like "torrent" and "Megaupload" from autocomplete suggestions.

By July 19, 2012

Article

BitTorrent returns to Google search's auto-complete

After striving to rework its image and prove it doesn't deal in piracy, BitTorrent is quietly allowed back into the Web giant's auto-complete search suggestions.

By September 24, 2013

Article

FileSonic goes offline

Online file storage site FileSonic is no longer online, months after it restricted users' service in the wake of the MegaUpload raid.

By September 3, 2012

Article

Google must delete 'torrent' from autocomplete, court says

A French court rules that the search giant might have to curb "piracy-related" words in its autocomplete and instant features.

By July 18, 2012

Article

Study: Pirated content sites attract billions a year

Sites selling pirated software and other digital goods generate about 53 billion visits a year, according to a report from MarkMonitor.

By January 12, 2011

Article

Rock impresario says file sharing is inevitable

Peter Jenner, who helped launch Pink Floyd and also managed Ian Drury, says the music sector can learn about selling songs from RapidShare.

By July 14, 2010

Article

Indie film legend accuses Apple, Google of Web piracy

Harvey Weinstein, the man who helped produce "Pulp Fiction" and "Shakespeare in Love," says authorities should shut down sites that "steal content." Weinstein, however, sounds out of touch about who is to blame.

By October 12, 2012