Several Movie Studios Have Hit Kim Dotcom And Megaupload With A Lawsuit

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Several movie studios have filed a copyright suit against the Megaupload founder and others involved in the service.

PIRACY

Movie Studios See Revenues Increase Since Megaupload Closing, And Other Kim Dotcom News

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It appears the shutdown of Megaupload has had at least a positive short-term effect on illegal downloading.

PIRACY

Megaupload Shutdown Actually *Hurt* Box Office Revenues. Kind Of.

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A new study argues that shutting down Megaupload may have actually hurt box office revenues for some films.

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10.29 The Cooler

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Jeny Romero Madonna Booed For Backing Obama [NME] Google Is Now Doing Same-Day Shopping Delivery [SVI] 2012 Nike Doernbecher Freestyle Collection [TSG] Meek Mill Signs First Female Artist to Dreamchaser Records [Complex] Mirrors Are A Girl's Best Friend [The Chive] You Got Me Confused, Ciara [...].

BARACK OBAMA

Kim Dotcom Calls Out, Taunts Obama In Hilariously Awful Diss Track

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Look, I know what you've been thinking. You've spent countless hours looking up at the stars thinking, "Man, when is that new Kim Dotcom track gonna drop?" Well wait no more, tortured soul. It's here.

Christopher Nolan

7.19 The Cooler

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Kameron Dash Sofia Vergara, Kim Kardashian & Eva Longoria Top Highest Paid TV Actress List [Yahoo] Watch Nas on 'The Colbert Report' [Broken Cool] Nelly Discusses Cocaine Rumors, Relationship With Ashanti [92Q Jams] Penn State, Paterno & How The Truth Shall Set You Freeh [...].

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MegaUpload Kicks FBI In The Teeth In Major Ruling

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Remember when <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/technology/2012/01/megaupload-shut-down-founders-and-employees-charged-with-piracy-law-violations/">the FBI shut down MegaUpload?</a> Boy, that was sure a win for the federal government.

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Turns Out The Government Was Using MegaUpload Too

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/03/megaupload-logo.png"></a>We've mentioned before that as the MPAA and RIAA pursue <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/technology/2012/03/next-on-mpaas-hit-list-hotfile/">a new strategy of shutting down every site that lets you upload a file to the Internet</a>, that a lot of innocent people are going to discover their files held hostage.

BUSINESS

Hypocrisy In Hollywood: The Infographic

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We spend some serious time outlining Hollywood hypocrisy around these parts, whether it be <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/tag/sopa/" target="_blank">why SOPA is the worst</a>, or <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/tag/pipa/" target="_blank">why PIPA is the worst</a>, or pretty much <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/author/dan-seitz" target="_blank">anything Dan writes</a>.

Crime And Punishment

More Megaupload Mess: Swizz May Answer To The FBI, Other Filesharing Sites Shutter Services

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<a href="http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/2012/jan/23/swizz-beatz-megaupload">Guardian:</a> Although company documents show Beatz, real name Kasseem Dean, owns no part of Megaupload, the hip-hop star was listed as CEO on the site and had advocated the service in promotional videos.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

Megaupload Founder Kim Dotcom Is The World’s Best Modern Warfare 3 Player

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Prior to a few days ago, few people had ever heard of the ridiculously named Kim Dotcom (no, that's not his real name), the founder of Megaupload.

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1.23 The Cooler

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Ashley Toi Rihanna Breaks VEVO Record <a href="http://popcrush.com/rihanna-vevo-record-two-billion-views/">[Pop Crush]</a> Megaupload Founder Kim Dotcom, By The Numbers <a href="http://newsfeed.time.com/2012/01/21/megaupload-founder-kim-dotcom-by-the-numbers">[Time]</a> Video Game Stings Takes Down East St.

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Why Did The Feds Take Down Megaupload?

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<a href="http://gizmodo.com/5877836/why-did-the-feds-choose-megaupload-and-why-now">Gizmodo:</a> "There are plenty of players in the no-questions-asked online storage game: HulkShare, MediaFire, YouSendIt.

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Anonymous Is Throwing Its Usual Hissy Fit Today

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/01/anonymouse.jpg"></a>Don't worry if you can't access various government websites today: in the wake of MegaUpload getting taken down by the Feds, they're running around shutting down websites and being annoying.

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Megaupload Shut Down, Founders And Employees Charged With Piracy Law Violations

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A couple of years ago I subscribed to the Department of Justice's email press release list so that I wouldn't miss any info about raids they conducted on meth labs in rural Ohio.

DMCA

The Megaupload Controversy Plot Thickens

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As you might remember, Megaupload recently <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/music/2011/12/megaupload-is-the-new-we-are-the-world-apparently/">posted a star-studded video defending itself recently to YouTube</a>, only for Universal Music Group to issue a takedown notice.

ALISON BRIE

12.14 The Cooler

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Rali Four Theories on Why the Internet Has Such A Massive Crush On Alison Brie [Pajiba] “American Gangster” Frank Lucas Charged With Social Security Theft [NYDN] Megaupload Ready to Defend Its Awesome Video With Actual Lawsuits [Vulture] Christina Hendricks Is Johnnie Walker’s New Internet [...].

Digital News

For Shame, Snoop Doggy Dogg

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Dear Snoop, We're all for brothers gettin' checks out of corporations.

Alicia Keys

Megaupload Is The New ‘We Are The World,’ Apparently

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Back when I was a kid, to get an eye-popping collection of musical talent like P Diddy, Alicia Keys, Snoop Dogg, Chris Brown, Kanye West, Lil John, Jamie Foxx, Mary J Blige, The Game and Will.


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