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Napster All Over Again: Periscope Users Could Face $150,000 Penalties, Jail Time For Live-Streaming Copyrighted Events

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — The Mayweather-Pacquiao fight may have been a “win” for Twitter-owned Periscope, but for users who share a copyrighted live event, it could be a major loss — of up o $150,000 in penalties per incident.

15 hours ago

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Hewlett Packard Selling Snapfish As Part Of Long-Term Streamlining

Hewlett Packard sells one of its businesses and partners up with a key online security provider.

04/21/2015

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Larry Magid: Netflix Up, Pirating Down According to Study

Internet streaming services such as Netflix and YouTube are being used more, while pirating and file sharing is becoming less popular according to a new study on internet traffic.

11/11/2013

Apple Unveils Video Games For I-Tunes And Two New I-Pod Models

Tech Report: Apple’s Online Store And Digital Content Price Concerns

Apple has applied for a patent to create an online store that would let users sell their e-books, as well as movie and music files with Apple taking a bite of the sale.

03/11/2013

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Tech Report: Facebook Teams Up With Dropbox To Let Groups Share Files

Social networking giant Facebook is teaming up with Dropbox to allow users to share documents, photos and videos with groups.

09/27/2012