Tag: bit torrent
#MorningMonarchy: October 21, 2016
Selling ads, complicit cinema and pop opportunism + this day in history w/the Guggenheim and our song of the day by the Flaming Lips on your Morning Monarchy for October 21, 2016.
#MorningMonarchy: October 18, 2016
Unclassified clouds, Putlocker down and devastating space events + this day in history w/home satellites and our song of the day by Alien Knife Fight on your Morning Monarchy for October 18, 2016.
#MorningMonarchy: July 26, 2016
Foreign phones, blocking news and offensive ideas + this day in history w/National Security Act of 1947 and our song of the day by Blood Orange on your Morning Monarchy for July 26, 2016.
BitTorrent study finds most file-sharers are monitored
from nakedsecurity.sophos.com: Ever used BitTorrent to download a song? A book? How about a film or a TV show? It’s highly likely that within 3 hours of doing so, the […]
Internet Archive unleashes 1PB of data through BitTorrent
from computerworld.com: The Internet Archive, a non-profit project established to act as an online library of that preserves digital information, has to date offered up nearly a petabyte of content […]
#DataDump: Rules, Reality and More
First Newspapers, Now TV: The Internet Reformation Rolls On // Porn Studios Accused of Screwing Their Fans in BitTorrent Lawsuits // Atari Teenage Riot Goes for the Lulz With Anonymous // University of Oregon physicists help discover elusive particle // Future Shock: Bryan Singer Discusses His New Web Series, ‘H+’
How a Troubled WV Lawyer Foisted a ‘Teen Anal Nightmare’ on the Nation
In September 2010, West Coast Productions—maker of such films as Teen Anal Nightmare 2 and Juicy White Anal Booty 4—paired up with West Virginia lawyer Ken Ford to file a set of mass lawsuits against online file-sharers.
Hacker Ring Appears to Make Good On Promise to Expose Celebrities
A ring of hackers that boasted it would pry into celebrities’ phones and e-mail accounts appears to have delivered on that promise. Reported hacks of actresses Scarlett Johannson and Mila Kunis led to racy photos posted on the web.
5/12 defcon: secret service, globalhell, expendables
cyberwarfare rules included in defense bill* white house to unveil cyber security proposal* US secret service takes to twitter* after approving nbc buyout, fcc commish becomes comcast lobbyist; fcc chairman […]
Government Seizes Domains Alleged to Infringe Copyright
The U.S. government has shut down several sites apparently suspected of either linking to or providing access to copyrighted materials.
Defcon 4/1: CyberCensors & Torrents of Controversy
Censorship act: New amendment could block Wikileaks // Army intel ACORN-ing Wikileaks? Web publisher under attack // UK lords pass controversial internet piracy bill // Computer-controlled swarm of bacteria builds tiny pyramid
defcon 12/7: track, leak, shock & confuse
feds ‘pinged’ sprint gps data 8m times over a year*yahoo issues takedown notice for spying price list*yahoo threatens cryptome over leaked surveillance document*yahoo, verizon: our spy capabilities would ‘shock & […]
pirate bay retires the world’s largest bit torrent tracker
from threat level: Operators of the The Pirate Bay shuttered the site’s BitTorrent tracker on Tuesday, six years after it was founded. Trackers – the servers that bootstrap each BitTorrent […]