Kim Dotcom’s MEGA Draws More Than 1 Million Members in 1 Day

Unless you’re new to the Internet, you surely remember the days of MegaUpload, the file sharing site shut down by the U.S. government for alleged copyright infringement and piracy claims. Exactly one year later, Kim Dotcom, the company’s founder, launched MEGA, his new and improved, “Bigger. Better. Faster. Stronger. Safer.” file sharing service. More than 100,000 users [...]

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MegaUpload Data Will Be Safe For Two More Weeks

The founders of MegaUpload, a file hosting service, have been accused of piracy and money laundering and the site’s assets were frozen. Because the site was unable to pay its hosting fees, the data on the site was threatened for total deletion. According to MegaUpload’s lawyer Ira Rothken, “The hosting companies have been gracious enough [...]