Megaupload.com Owner, Employees Arrested for Massive Copyright Infringement

Friday, January 20th, 2012
 
If you have been wondering why Megaupload.com takes so slow to load, it is because the site is under arrest. Well, not the site itself but the companies that run it along with sister site Megavideo.com. The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) indicted seven people and two companies for widespread criminal copyright infiringement and money laundering, or what DOJ likes to call it the “Mega Conspiracy.&
 

Apple Settles With Nokia Over Patent Dispute

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011
 
There’s big business in licensing fees, especially for tech giants. And with reports of big tech companies suing each other for patents that one company uses without consent from the other that owns it, there tends to be big money involved. One such case involved Apple settling with Nokia for a patent dispute. According to a released statement from Nokia, Apple has recently agreed to settle and license the w
 

LimeWire Closing Down By 2011

Monday, December 6th, 2010
 
After several years of languishing online due to a myriad of problems, peer to peer file sharing service LimeWire may now be calling it quits, ending the saga to what was once thought of as the future of the Open Web. It seems that there are still many companies not ready for a free Web in terms of sharing copyrighted material online. Faced with insurmountable odds of fighting complaints, LimeWire simply decided