Google Home in Australia. Game of Thrones pirates on notice again while HBO and Foxtel fail to meet online demand. Continue reading Weekly Tech News Roundup 24/7/2017
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It is not going to work and I think the entertainment giant is going after the symptom instead of the cause. Continue reading Village Roadshow vs Aussie Piracy
Pirate Telephone Company fights back against scammers, Tesltra gets behind 5G trials, Russian hackers crack the pokies. Continue reading Weekly Tech News Roundup 13/2/2017
A look at the iPhone 8 rumours, Foxtel v. Facebook Live Streaming, thousands of printers hacked. Continue reading Weekly Tech News Roundup 6/2/2017
I have just received confirmation that Game of Thrones pirates are actively being hunted through illegal downloading and streaming services. Continue reading Game of Thrones pirates, you are being hunted.
Netflix clamps down on VPN “Pirates”, Security around The Internet of Things needs to be better and 2016 will be the year for VR. Continue reading Weekly News Roundup 25/1/2016
I am back for 2016 and there is already some news to cover.
Netflix getting serious about region blockers, Space X is crashing rockets and it is actually a good thing and the Mobile App curation ball is dropped heavily by Google and Apple with culturally insensitive game getting attention. Continue reading Weekly News Roundup 18/1/2016
Not quite the Iron Price…
Boy Genius Reports has learned that HBO is no longer taking a laid back approach to torrenters.
Relaying through the ISPs of suspected rights abusers, HBO has issued “Thousands of Warnings” in response to investigations of torrent traffic.
It looks like mum and dad torrenters are going to come to a sudden end if the likes of HBO get their way.
However, hardcore torrent users with knowledge of how to obscure their IP and consequently identity making serving warning notices difficult.
To read more from BGR, click here.
Image/cartoon from Joyreactor.
Disclaimer : Stealing/torrenting content is not cool. Don’t do it.