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Paxful shares 5 things they have learnt from building a global bitcoin marketplace

By Press Release 24 August 2020

Celebrating their fifth year in operation, next-generation peer-to-peer (P2P) bitcoin marketplace, Paxful, are reflecting on key milestones since inception in 2015. FULL STORY >

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The Pirate Bay SOLD or SOLD OUT

By Mike Joubert 30 June 2009

The Pirate Bay is sold for about R60 million. FULL STORY >

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Illegal downloads cost US woman 2 million dollars

By Thomas McKinnon 19 June 2009

US jury returned a verdict against Thomas-Rasset yesterday ordering her to pay some $80 000 in damages per track for downloading 24 tracks illegally. FULL STORY >

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Opera Unite

By Thomas McKinnon 17 June 2009

Opera Software have announced a new service called Opera Unite which allows users to share files, images and music directly with other Opera Unite users. FULL STORY >

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P2P file-sharing

By Thomas McKinnon 12 June 2009

If you‘«÷ve ever used LimeWire or a BitTorrent site then you‘«÷ve engaged in file-sharing, and according to some you‘«÷re liable for prosecution. Moving beyond the legal realm, file-sharing is also an ethical issue. So we put it to you; is P2P file-sharing right or wrong? FULL STORY >

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World Copyright Summit

By Thomas McKinnon 8 June 2009

The International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers (CISAC), headed by Robin Gibb of Bee Gees‘«÷ fame, is hosting the second World Copyright Summit this week in Washington DC. FULL STORY >

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The Pirates rrrr coming to Europe

By Mike Joubert 8 June 2009

In April The Pirate Bay four was sentenced to a year in prison, and had to cough up $4.5m in damages. Today their political party, the Pirate Party, has a seat in the European Parliament. FULL STORY >

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