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Snapchat User Pics Leaked Online

Update:¬†SnapSaved, the 3rd party site suspected of leaking the photos has finally admitted that they were the source. They took the site down immediately upon discovering their Apache server had been hacked due to a misconfiguration. They do however insist that only 500MB of photos were collected and that not […]


Anti-Piracy: Police Replace Ads With Police Warnings

There are many methods being developed in order to crack down on piracy, however the police are now taking another step forward and attempting to hinder the web owner directly by completely cutting the ad revenue made by displaying adverts on their page. By replacing ads on illegal websites with […]


1.5 Million Individuals Illegally Downloaded Game Of Thrones, But Is There Any Justifying This?

The Game Of Thrones set an internet piracy record last weekend after the air of the season 4 finale. Over 250,000 people watched the episode simultaneously as it was aired, however over 1.5million people illegally downloaded the episode within the first 12 hours of it being available on torrent sites, […]


Deal To Combat Piracy In The UK 1

In 2010, it was suggested by the Digital Economy Act (DEA) to cut off offenders from their broadband if they were to be discovered downloading online content illegally through piracy. This idea was however opposed by Internet Service Providers (ISPs) who stated that it would require for users to be […]


Apple to ‘Lock Out’ drivers from their smartphones? 6

The use of mobile phones whilst driving has became a modern culture and addiction in the UK despite being illegal both whilst driving and stopped at junctions and lights. Even with the fixed penalty of 3 points on their license and ¬£100 fine, drivers still take the risk to fulfil […]