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Statistics of Online Piracy Rates across the World Despite the increasing choice of legal options, online piracy remains widespread across the world. Pirate portals are visited hundreds of millions Registered Sex Offenders Banned from Playing Pokémon Go The New York state authorities have received a direction to prevent about 3,000 registered sex offenders now on parole from playing the most popular game at the moment, in order to safeguard children who play. TechCrunch Website Was Hacked by OurMine TechCrunch, a well-known technology website owned by Verizon, is so far the latest victim of the infamous hacking group. OurMine Security recently gained publishing access Australians Will Have to Complete Form over Privacy Concerns According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, citizens refusing to answer questions in the 2016 census (scheduled for 9 August) related to privacy concerns over retention Intrusive Photos of Women Unknowingly Circulate on Twitter It turned out that covert photos taken of thousands of women on beaches, public transport and other places have been shared to two Twitter hashtags over the past 6 Google's Offices in South Korea Raided in Antitrust Probe The local media reports inform that the tech giant is facing an investigation by the antitrust regulator into Google’s Android operating system and its alleged abuse of market Edward Snowden Presented Phone Case Revealing Spying Edward Snowden was one of the designers of a mobile phone case that can show when a device is transmitting data that could be spied on. Snowden and his co-designer Andrew Huang appeared online at the MIT Media Lab in Cambridge, Massachusetts, demonstrating KickassTorrents Owner Faces $1bn Fine for Infringement A Ukrainian citizen alleged to be the owner of KickassTorrents, currently the biggest online piracy site in the world, has been accused of illegal sharing of movies, music and other content worth over Taylor Swift Puts Pressure on YouTube Once Apple decided to offer its new customers a 3-month trial of its streaming service, Taylor Swift withheld her music from the platform. After millions of her fans magnified her New Digital Currency Backed by Social Media Grew 10-Fold in Value Steem is one of many digital currencies around these days – the only difference from many others is that it is backed by the social media website Steemit. The currency soared 1000%
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