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This page contains all the news items for the month of April 2013.

 

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Game Dev Tycoon: Real Life Piracy Creates In-Game Piracy

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A business simulation game that allows players to experience the highs and lows of game development has an unique anti-piracy feature: pirate the game, and you get piracy inside the game! ... Read more ...
Apr
30
2013



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Weekly News Roundup (28 April 2013)

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Weekly News Roundup for the week ending 28 April 2013 ... Read more ...
Apr
28
2013



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US Ambassador to Australia: Stop Stealing Our Shows

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The US Ambassador to Australia criticizes Australians for "stealing" hit TV shows like Game of Thrones in Facebook post ... Read more ...
Apr
27
2013



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New McAfee Patent To Help Filter Out Pirated Content

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McAfee patents web filter to block out pirated content as part of its SiteAdvisor tool ... Read more ...
Apr
25
2013



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Infographic: Cloud Surfing Creates Radical Waves and Streaming Beats

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Take a look at this interesting infographic looking the recent fortunes of video and audio streaming ... Read more ...
Apr
25
2013



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Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending 13th April 2013

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Check out the US Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending 13th April 2013 ... Read more ...
Apr
24
2013



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Netflix Ditching Silverlight, Going For HTML5, But Only If DRM Present

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Netflix eager to ditch Microsoft's Silverlight in favor of a HTML5 native video solution, but only if a DRM extension is added to the HTML5 specs ... Read more ...
Apr
22
2013



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Weekly News Roundup (21 April 2013)

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Weekly News Roundup for the week ending 21 April 2013 ... Read more ...
Apr
21
2013



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US House Passes CISPA, Senate, White House and Internet Battle Looms

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US House of Representatives passes CISPA, but a battle in the Senate, with White House interference, could still see the controversial cybersecurity bill fail to pass ... Read more ...
Apr
20
2013



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YouTube Earns Copyright Victory ... Again!

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Judge Louis Stanton again confirms that YouTube qualifies for Safe Harbor protection and rules against Viacom in the long running copyright lawsuit ... Read more ...
Apr
19
2013



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Sony Not Making PS3 Launch Mistakes, PS4 Will Be Cheaper, Plus $99 Xbox 360

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Sony promises not to make same pricing mistakes with the PS4 launch, while Microsoft plans $99 Xbox 360 ... Read more ...
Apr
18
2013



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Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending 6th April 2013

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Check out the US Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending 6th April 2013 ... Read more ...
Apr
17
2013



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Analyst: Disc Based Revenue a Risk for Netflix, As Customers See Value In Streaming

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Netflix's disc based business seen as risk for company says analyst, while original programming increases Netflix's value proposition for consumers ... Read more ...
Apr
16
2013



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Weekly News Roundup (14 April 2013)

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Weekly News Roundup for the week ending 14 April 2013 ... Read more ...
Apr
15
2013



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The Pirate Bay Switches Domains, Then Switches Back, As Domain Seizure Nears

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The Pirate Bay temporarily relocates to Greenland, but found the place too inhospitable, at least for its domain names ... Read more ...
Apr
13
2013



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SimCity Fiasco Sees EA Named Worst Company in America, Second Year in a Row

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EA voted worst company in America, second time in a row, as SimCity fiasco continues to hurt the company ... Read more ...
Apr
11
2013



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Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending 30th March 2013

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Check out the US Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending 30th March 2013 ... Read more ...
Apr
10
2013



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Reselling iTunes Library is Copyright Infringement, Court Says

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Reselling your legally purchased iTunes library is copyright infringement, a U.S. Federal court finds, reconfirming the idea that you don't own what you buy in the digital age ... Read more ...
Apr
8
2013



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Weekly News Roundup (7 April 2013)

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Weekly News Roundup for the week ending 7 April 2013 ... Read more ...
Apr
7
2013



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Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending 23rd March 2013

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Check out the US Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending 23rd March 2013 ... Read more ...
Apr
3
2013



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A New Season of Game of Thrones Equals More Piracy, More Aussie Pirates

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Season 3 of Game of Thrones premiered on Sunday, and a day later, it would break all records for illegal downloads. Especially in Australia! ... Read more ...
Apr
2
2013