Tag Archives: megaupload
- UK gambling operators can’t advertise on Kim Dotcom’s Megaupload reboot
July 12, 2016
Tech entrepreneur Kim Dotcom plans to relaunch his Megaupload file-sharing site but UK-licensed online gambling operators better not be caught advertising on it. The New Zealand-based Megaupload.com was shut down in 2012 after Dotcom was indicted by US authorities for allowing US-held copyrighted material to be stored on the site....
- US law enforcement lost control of seized Black Friday poker domains
May 28, 2015
Online poker domains seized by US law enforcement on Black Friday have been exposing visitors to scams and malware. On Thursday, tech blog Torrentfreak.com reported that online gambling domains seized by US federal authorities on April 15, 2011 – including AbsolutePoker.com and UltimateBet.com – were now directing visitors to a...
- Kim Dotcom Launches MEGA. Could Antigua do the same?
January 21, 2013
Kim Dotcom, founder of the file storage site MegaUpload.com and target of the US government's 'War on the Internet,' launched a new file storage site today. Dotcom had been teasing the launch for months but made it official with a tweet: “As of this minute one year ago #Megaupload was...
- Kim Dotcom claims to have found smoking gun in FBI bid to seize Megaupload
November 28, 2012
There’s been no shortage of surprising revelations in this year’s dramatic arrest, detention and prosecution of Kim Dotcom, the outsized founder of cloud storage operation Megaupload.com, by US and New Zealand authorities on charges of copyright infringement, racketeering and money laundering. The warrants police used to seize Dotcom’s property in...
- Apple co founder Wozniak meets Kim Dotcom and voices support
June 28, 2012
One of the world’s most prominent technology personalities as well as a judge have voiced their opposition to the decision by U.S. authorities to pursue Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom. Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple and a judge from New Zealand are both unhappy at the way Dotcom and his fellow...
Charges dropped against Calvin Ayre, Bodog and friends
July 14, 2017
US says North Korea culprit behind Bangladeshi bank heist
March 23, 2017