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Thu, Jul 28, 2011 | 15:11 BST
In a case which could influence future rulings on piracy and file-sharing, British Telecom has been forced to block access to Newzbin2 due to its “perceived knowledge” of the copyright infringement perpetrated by the file-sharing site.
Thu, Feb 10, 2011 | 07:24 GMT
As you’re probably aware, Sony’s been having a hell of a time with hackers lately. Most recently, the console maker hit yet another speed bump on its fast track to court: how can you sue someone if you have no idea who they actually are? Sony’s answer: turn the Internet upside-down and give it a good, hard shake.
There’s just one problem with that, however. Sony’s come up against a type of judge we’re sure it dreads – one that says “no.”