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This page contains all the news items for the tag "Movies" for the month of March 2012. To view all news items without being the current tag filter, please click here.

 

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Murdoch's News Corp May Have Promoted Piracy

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Allegations surface that a News Corp subsidiary may have been involved in a "dirty-tricks" campaign against pay-TV rivals, including promoting and enabling the piracy of competitor's services ... Read more ...
Mar
28
2012



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Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending 17th March 2012

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Check out the US Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending 17th March 2012 ... Read more ...
Mar
28
2012



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Confused Users Say Sony Selling 'Pirated' Girl with the Dragon Tattoo DVDs

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Sony's DVD disc art design has users believing they've been sold a pirated copy of the movie "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" ... Read more ...
Mar
23
2012



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Megaupload: Fake 'Settlement' Scam, and MPAA Wants Data Retention For Future Lawsuits

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Evidence of fake settlement letters threatening Megaupload users with thousand dollar lawsuits have emerged, while the MPAA wants Megaupload users data, but not to sue individuals ... Read more ...
Mar
23
2012



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Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending 10th March 2012

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Check out the US Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending 10th March 2012 ... Read more ...
Mar
21
2012



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Copyright Court: Google Steps Up To Help Hotfile, While RapidShare Suffers Setback

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Google files "friend of the court" brief to support Hotfile's, and potentially Megaupload's, argument that their business model should be protected under the DMCA, while RapidShare may face a court ruling that forces it to spy on all user uploads ... Read more ...
Mar
20
2012



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The $8 Billion iPod - New TED Talk Highlights Absurdity of 'Copyright Maths'

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The music industry's copyright losses calculations now mean that your typical iPod Classic can now store $8 billion worth of pirated music, says the founder of Rhapsody in a TED speech that questions the notion of "Copyright Maths" ... Read more ...
Mar
17
2012



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iTunes's new 1080p Compares Well to Blu-ray Quality, At a Fraction of File Size

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iTunes' new 1080p video compares well to Blu-ray, despite only being a fraction of the size, tests show ... Read more ...
Mar
15
2012



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New iPad Screen Resolution Higher Than 1080p - New Video Format Needed?

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The new iPad's "higher than Blu-ray" resolution perhaps deserves a slightly higher resolution video format from Apple to take full advantage of the high-def screen ... Read more ...
Mar
14
2012



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Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending 3rd March 2012

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Check out the US Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending 3rd March 2012 ... Read more ...
Mar
14
2012



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Warner's 'Disc to Digital' Derided By Public Knowledge As Consumer Unfriendly

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Warner Bros. wants to make DVD owners go to a physical store and pay to get a digital version of the movie they already paid for, and Public Knowledge says this is exactly why DVD ripping should be granted a legal exemption under current copyright laws ... Read more ...
Mar
10
2012



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Will Hotfile be the next Megaupload?

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The MPAA requests a summary judgement in its lawsuit against Hotfile due to what they say are the similarities between Hotfile and Megaupload, while the EFF lambasts Warner Bros. for abusing Hotfile's anti-piracy tools ... Read more ...
Mar
9
2012



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Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending 25th February 2012

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Check out the US Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending 25th February 2012 ... Read more ...
Mar
6
2012



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Piracy Is An Access Problem: Germany, Sting and Game of Thrones

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From Germans having to rely on the Chinese to get more Internet freedom, to Game of Thrones episode hunting on the Internet, access, or the lack of it to legal content, remains a key web piracy driver on the Internet ... Read more ...
Mar
3
2012