[PN] Piratebox


challapradyumna

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Piratebox

This is for that day when file sharing becomes illegal whether the file is legitimate or not. This is a wifi hotspot and server providing anonymous access to files within the box. Anyone can have this with a minimum cost of $50.



http://wiki.daviddarts.com/PirateBox_DIY_OpenWrt - Tutorial_A:_TP-Link_MR3020

Temporary Access to Megaupload

A team of lawyers are fighting hard to grant the site’s users a temporary access so that they can take their valuable data and whatever happens in the Megaupload case their data would be safe with them. Interesting fact is the many of the accounts are of US government officials.

Source: http://torrentfreak....ernment-120312/

7.5 Gb of free music

SXSW music festival publishes free music from the participating artists . Since years these music collections have become popular torrents . so here are this year’s torrents , whose total size is 7.5 Gb.

http://www.sxswtorre...?attredirects=0

http://www.sxswtorre...?attredirects=0

Facebook, Google to Stand Trial in India

Google Inc. and Facebook Inc. are set to begin trial here Tuesday to face charges that they didn't censor objectionable content from their sites. action,Tuesdays actions at New Delhi's Patiala House, will be largely procedural, and executives from Google and Facebook aren't required to attend.

Source : http://online.wsj.co...3704300998.html

Deal did not go well

I supoose that the dealings on the copyright infringing case did not go well between Yahoo and Facebook. Yahoo has filed a lawsuit against the world's most popular social network in federal court in San Jose.

Source: http://www.mercuryne...ews/ci_20156992

Facebook blocks users with ‘Chutia’ Surname

Chutiya is a curse word used in normal or day to day language, in most parts of india. Chutia, pronounced as Sutiya, is a community in Assam . This has irked the All Assam Chutia Students’ Union(Aacsu).

Source: http://daily.bhaskar...me-2964552.html

Tajikistan unblocks Facebook, news sites

The Tajikistan government has ordered the country's ISPs to unblock facebook.com, zvezda.ru, tjknews.com, maxala.org, and other websites after ordering them to be blocked last week.

Source: http://www.zdnet.com...ews-sites/10406

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Facebook blocks users with ‘Chutia’ Surname

Chutiya is a curse word used in normal or day to day language, in most parts of india. Chutia, pronounced as Sutiya, is a community in Assam . This has irked the All Assam Chutia Students’ Union(Aacsu).

Source: http://daily.bhaskar...me-2964552.html
The daily Bhaskar link is one of the funniest articles I've read in recent times