myApollo CEO and President Harvey Medcalf says he's taking on Facebook.

Published: August 26th, 2013


Four P2P apps that let you share files privately and securely

Stephane Herry says that he founded his private file-sharing network GigaTribe out of frustration at not being able to share files with his friends on Kazaa. Every time he searched for a file

Published on: July 14th, 2009 Jackson West

“Secret negotiations” could lead to your laptop being seized for file sharing

You're returning to the U.S. from a quick trip to Canada. A customs official says he wants to examine your laptop. You boot it for him and he finds (gasp!) a bootlegged copy

Published on: May 19th, 2009 Bill Snyder

Pirated Windows 7 RC contains Trojan

Pirated copies of Windows 7 Release Candidate (RC) on file-sharing sites contain malware, according to users who have downloaded the upgrade.Windows 7 RC, which Microsoft Corp. will officialy launch tomorrow, leaked two weeks

Published on: May 5th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Interview with a pirate – The Pirate Bay breaks media silence

The Pirate Bay (TPB), one of the world's biggest torrent tracker sites, found itself embroiled in controversy last month, when a link to a torrent containing photographs of a grisly child murder in

Published on: October 16th, 2008 Sumner Lemon

Throttling P2P traffic is shortsighted, experts say

Throttling is a short-sighted strategy to deal with peer-to-peer (P2P) traffic congestion, computer science experts say. Instead, they say, a new model for file sharing on P2P networks would not only result in

Published on: August 22nd, 2008 Brian Jackson