Tech: Prince’s Death Creates Piracy Surge!!

We lost a legend yesterday after having learned of Prince’s early passing. A lot of people honored him by listening to his music. However, his death also triggered thousands of illegal downloads of his music, something he avidly fought against.

Who’s Reading Your Tweets? Twitter’s Latest Report Tells All!!

Twitter’s latest transparency report was just released, detailing government-backed requests for information, content removal and copyright takedowns. In the first half of this year, all three categories were up. The largest increase came in the form of copyright takedowns, up 76%. What does this mean for you? Read on for more on the story.

Tech Talk Crime: European Lawmakers Reject Anti-Piracy Law!!

The voice of the people has been heard! A proposed law which would jail people for sharing music and movies was rejected by European Parliament. Full story after the jump. ShottaDru X TatWza

Tech Talk Hacking: Dropbox Already Bans Boxopus Over Piracy Concerns!!

That was short, #TWSS. Well Boxopus survived just a couple of days in it’s beta before Dropbox blocking torrents from directly being stored with them. Details about the Dropbox/Boxopus fiasco after the jump. ShottaDru X TatWza

Tech Talk Hacking: Check Out Boxopus It Puts Torrent Files Directly Into Your Dropbox!

I know the RIAA and MPAA are not trilled about this. Boxopus puts torrent files directly in your Dropbox. Check out how Boxopus works after the jump. ShottaDru X TatWza

Tech Talk News: Digital Pirates Will Receive Jail Time If Caught In Japan!!

Stay off them torrent sites if you are in Japan. If you are caught downloading files that violate copyright infringement laws you could end up in jail. Details about the new laws in Japan after the jump. ShottaDru X TatWza

Tech Talk Sex: Do You Think You Should Pay For Porn On The Internet?

Internet Piracy is not only a battle of the music and R-rated and lower movie industry. If has effected the infamous porn industry also. Do you think you should support the porn industry on top of the lotion and shower head industries? Hit the jump for some reasons you should. ShottaDru X TatWza

Tech Talk News: White House Threatens To Block Cyber Piracy Bill

Congress has been staunch in pushing forth a cyber piracy bill. Hit the jump to see why President Obama will veto it. @steveisDOPE X @TatWZA

Tech Talk News: Wikipedia Making Some Changes Due To #SOPA Supporters!!!

The Stop Online Piracy Act is getting mixed reviewed from industries heads. Wikipedia founder, Jimmy Wales is making changes to his company to stop doing business with #Sopa supporters. Check out the changes Wales is making after the jump. +TatWZA X @ShottaDru Shotta Dru on Google+

The REAL Deal on How Watch the Throne Didn’t Leak

It defied odds in these days of the music business. A leak prior to an album’s release is second nature in today’s world but Yeezy and Jay did something everyone else apparently hasn’t and WTT stayed under lock and key until its release date last weekend. Find out after the jump how they did it! Marisa Mendez

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