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#MegaUpload

# megaupload - Monday 20 February, 2017

Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom to be sent to the US to face fraud trial
# File Sharing
# File Sharing

Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom to be sent to the US to face fraud trial

Feb 20th 2017, 7:38 AM 15,896 Views 17 Comments

The FBI alleges Megaupload netted more than $175 million in criminal proceeds.

# megaupload - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Kim Dotcom is falling into the clutches of the US but he's vowing to fight on
# MegaVideo
# MegaVideo

Kim Dotcom is falling into the clutches of the US but he's vowing to fight on

Dec 23rd 2015, 7:54 AM 14,680 Views 26 Comments

A New Zealand court has decided that he can be extradited.

# megaupload - Monday 21 September, 2015

The US claims this man cost the TV and film industry more than $500m
# Kim Dotcom
# Kim Dotcom

The US claims this man cost the TV and film industry more than $500m

Sep 21st 2015, 1:00 PM 22,538 Views 17 Comments

Authorities say Megaupload netted more than $175 million in criminal proceeds.

# megaupload - Monday 9 June, 2014

Remember Megavideo? Its founder is offering €3.7mn for dirt on the US Government
# Pirate Bounty
# Pirate Bounty

Remember Megavideo? Its founder is offering €3.7mn for dirt on the US Government

Jun 9th 2014, 11:06 AM 14,513 Views 46 Comments

Kim Dotcom is being prosecuted by US authorities for piracy but is fighting extradition from New Zealand.

# megaupload - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

NZ intelligence agency illegally spied on dozens of citizens - report
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

NZ intelligence agency illegally spied on dozens of citizens - report

Apr 9th 2013, 8:18 AM 5,659 Views 41 Comments

A report prompted by illegal surveillance of Kim Dotcom reveals that 88 residents were illegally spied upon by a state body.

# megaupload - Sunday 27 January, 2013

Weird Wide Web - Steampunk, blocking goggles and a new looks-based dating app...
# Week In Web
# Week In Web

Weird Wide Web - Steampunk, blocking goggles and a new looks-based dating app...

Jan 27th 2013, 10:00 AM 7,119 Views 5 Comments

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# megaupload - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

Piracy case against megaupload founder is a threat to internet innovation, says Apple's Wozniak
# Piracy
# Piracy

Piracy case against megaupload founder is a threat to internet innovation, says Apple's Wozniak

Jun 27th 2012, 10:28 AM 3,776 Views 4 Comments

“It’s just kind of ridiculous what they did to his life”: Apple co-founder supports Kim Dotcom.

# megaupload - Monday 5 March, 2012

US requests extradition of Megaupload founder
# MegaUpload
# MegaUpload

US requests extradition of Megaupload founder

Mar 5th 2012, 12:44 PM 3,138 Views 10 Comments

US federal prosecutors have filed a formal request for the founder of the file-sharing website to be extradited to face accusations of fraud and criminal copyright infringement.

# megaupload - Sunday 19 February, 2012

Megaupload faces extra fraud and copyright charges
# MegaUpload
# MegaUpload

Megaupload faces extra fraud and copyright charges

Feb 19th 2012, 2:24 PM 3,336 Views 8 Comments

The company behind the shut-down file-sharing website Megavideo will now face additional charges of wire fraud and criminal copyright infringement.

# megaupload - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

MegaUpload founder refused bail, denies 'mega conspiracy'
# MegaUpload
# MegaUpload

MegaUpload founder refused bail, denies 'mega conspiracy'

Jan 25th 2012, 8:08 AM 2,061 Views 5 Comments

The US wants to extradite Kim Dotcom from New Zealand over alleged copyright infringement.

# megaupload - Monday 23 January, 2012

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Jan 23rd 2012, 7:45 PM 4,041 Views 1 Comment

A roundup of the day’s main news – plus any bits and pieces you may have missed…

MegaUpload founder to remain in jail
# MegaUpload
# MegaUpload

MegaUpload founder to remain in jail

Jan 23rd 2012, 4:13 PM 3,619 Views 27 Comments

The founder of one of the world’s largest file-sharing websites is to remain in jail until his bail request is heard in a few day’s time.

# megaupload - Friday 20 January, 2012

Less free TV as MegaUpload (and MegaVideo) shut down
# Piracy
# Piracy

Less free TV as MegaUpload (and MegaVideo) shut down

Jan 20th 2012, 1:28 PM 13,419 Views 69 Comments

Hackers have responded angrily to news that MegaUpload and MegaVideo have been closed and founder Kim Dotcom arrested.

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Jan 20th 2012, 8:30 AM 5,119 Views 4 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…