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U.S. Feds Break Up Illegal Streaming Network That Dwarfs Netflix’s Library

U.S. Feds Break Up Illegal Streaming Network That Dwarfs Netflix’s Library

Two of the minds behind the nation’s largest pirate streaming services, iStreamItAll and Jetflicks, have pleaded guilty to criminal copyright infringement charges, U.S. federal officials said Friday. Now we all can rest easier knowing there are a few less bad actors getting one over on multi-billion-dollar giants like Netflix and…

Make Autoplay Videos And Infinite Scroll Illegal, Says U.S. Senator

Make Autoplay Videos And Infinite Scroll Illegal, Says U.S. Senator

That technology might be bad for our health, that it’s manipulating us, isn’t a revelatory take, but it’s one that U.S. lawmakers are increasingly becoming intimately entwined with. A new bill introduced to U.S. parliament wants to prevent social networks from exploiting users.