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.

Tech Talk Hacking: Is Piracy Good For The Music Industry??

The RIAA and MPAA has made many strives to eliminate piracy. With the fall of digital “piracy catalysts” like Megaupload and federal shutdown of popular music sites they fight to preserve sales of their respective industries. But is piracy a good thing or bad thing? Check out this interesting study after the jump which answers that question. ShottaDru X TatWza

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