Mega PR

Mega PR

Kim Dotcom Mega launch presser/photo: AP Few will question the public’s fascination with peer-to-peer file-sharing. Services with cool-sounding names like Napster, Kazaa, Limewire, Grokster, Morpheus, Gnutella, BitTorrent and MegaUpload flourished among the digtital cognoscenti in the days when broadband Internet penetration had just started to gain real traction here and abroad. Who could resist the […]

Hoaxing a Facebook Revolt

Posted by on Nov 26, 2012 in copyright, FaceBook, FB, hoax, PandG, privacy, Rumors, snopes.com | 2 Comments
Hoaxing a Facebook Revolt

Over the long weekend, I couldn’t help but notice the incipient beginnings of a groundswell revolt percolating on the world’s largest social network. Specifically, two wall posts caught my eye, each citing Facebook’s recent changes to its privacy settings and purported ways to protect one’s private and/or copyrighted content. The first was intended as a […]