Tag Archives: pirating

  • A Simple Solution to Piracy?

    Per capita, Australians are the biggest downloaders of pirated material in the world As the Australian government moves ever closer to enacting legislation aimed at preventing, or at least slowing the downloading of pirated material, a new study by consumer advocacy group Choice has come up with a very interesting and plausible conclusion. My stance […]

  • FBI acts against sites pirating Android apps

    In a landmark action, seizure orders have been executed against three website domain names engaged in the illegal distribution of copyrighted Android cell phone apps. According to the U.S. Department of Justice report… “This is the first time website domains involving cell phone app marketplaces have been seized.” The three Web sites involved, applanet.net, appbucket.net, […]