Megaupload


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Megaupload

A Hong Kong-based file sharing website that provided a number of Mega-prefixed services (MegaVideo, MegaPix, etc.), including image and video hosting and streaming. On January 19, 2012, coincidentally a day after the U.S. anti-piracy bill protest by Wikipedia and others, Megaupload's sites were shut down and its principals arrested by the FBI based on the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (see DMCA). See Internet piracy.
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US authorities say Dotcom and three co-accused Megaupload executives cost film studios and record companies more than $500 million and generated more than $175 million by encouraging paying users to store and share copyrighted material.
com" website (the location of which is in the United States), and it is the analysis that the court has undertaken in the Megaupload trial.
Radio New Zealand reported that Judge Nevin Dawson ruled there was an "overwhelming preponderance" of evidence against the men that the now defunct Megaupload site had aided and abetted users who uploaded pirated files by paying them rewards.
Desde hace mucho los servicios de descarga de contenidos como Ares, Megaupload y Torrent han sido sustanciales para facilitar el acceso a bienes culturales a sectores marginales y en especial a los migrantes.
Aparte de ese supuesto delito, anadia: "Tambien podria robarle un bolso a una vieja, mearse en la calle, robar un libro en el Corte Ingles, presidir el Instituto Noos, bajarse musica de Megaupload, montar un Megaupload.
Alexa), which verify that Brazilian traffic volumes have in recent years ranked within the top five among all countries' traffic to sites like The Pirate Bay, Megaupload, and Rapidshare.
If you bought a ticket for the theatrical release of a film and asked if it was ethical to rip it off a site like Megaupload for home use, I'd say no.
In 2011, the United States prosecuted the operators of NinjaVideo, a site collecting links to copyright-infringing files stored on a popular cyberlocker named Megaupload.
Kim Dotcom, controversial founder of file-sharing site Megaupload,
Also contesting the election is a party funded by indicted Internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom, who founded the now-shuttered website Megaupload.
on racketeering charges over his now-shuttered file-sharing site Megaupload.
The last time such a leak happened for a Hollywood biggies was in 2009 when a copy of XMen Origins: Wolverine appeared on the website megaupload.