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Unauthorized Subtitles For Movies & TV Shows Are Illegal, Court Rules

A group of fansubbers who turned the tables on BREIN by taking the anti-piracy group to court have lost their legal battle. The Free Subtitles Foundation sought a legal ruling determining that fansubbers act within the law, but this week the Amsterda.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakApr 21st, 2017

Ask Slashdot: Could We Build A Global Wireless Mesh Network?

An anonymous reader wants to start a grassroots effort to build a self-organizing global radio mesh network where every device can communicate with every other device -- and without any central authority. There is nothing in the rules of mathematics.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News4 hr. 54 min. ago

Public defender lambastes judicial ruling to not fix flawed court software

More than 100 state prisoners are “languishing in county jail” due to snafu. Enlarge / The René C. Davidson Courthouse, at 1225 Fallon Street, in Oakland, hosts the Alameda County Superior Court. (credit: Wally Gobetz / Flickr) The public.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News10 hr. 46 min. ago

Theme Parks: Comcast"s Under-the-Radar Growth Driver

One of Comcast's fastest-growing businesses hasn't been selling cable or internet subscriptions -- or making movies and TV shows, or selling TV ads. It's been theme parks. Since 2011, when Comcast first took over NBCUniversal's film and TV studios,.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News11 hr. 5 min. ago

FNR-X concept spotlights Chevy"s new technology

Chevrolet's Chinese FNR-X crossover shows off new elements that will appear in production vehicles......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017

Crunch Report | Elon Musk’s Tunnel Vision Gets Rendered

Elon Musk shows off a video about his tunnel boring company, The Boring Company, a self-driving Apple test vehicle is spotted in the wild and Cloudera and Carvana each price their IPO at $15; one does well, the other not so much. All this on Crunch R.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Trump Order Helps Offshore Drilling, Stops Marine Sanctuary Expansion

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: In an executive order signed on Friday, President Trump directed his secretary of the interior to review current rules on offshore drilling and exploration. This review is likely to result in a r.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

NSA ends spying on messages Americans send about foreign surveillance targets

FISA court narrows what NSA can collect, because NSA can't stop "incidental" collection. The NSA's "upstream" collection system taps into Internet traffic and searches for content based on "selectors" identifying targets. Now, the NSA won't chec.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Here is the best of what you’ll be able to stream from the Tribeca Film Festival

The 2017 Tribeca Film Festival showcases dozens of films and TV show episodes from Netflix, Showtime, HBO, and numerous other networks. These are the best shows and movies you'll be able to stream at home this year. The post Here is the best of what.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Amazon shows you how to use WorkSpaces on the Samsung Galaxy S8

AWS is one of the partners offering desktop virtualization services via the DeX, Samsung's new docking station......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

New World Order in the Court: A Dispatch From the Alex Jones Trial

Courtrooms are the place where we find Truth. We know that from many fine movies and television shows, such as Law and Order: Criminal Intent and Law and Order: Special Victims Unit. Over the last two weeks, the custody trial of radio provocateur Ale.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Report Shows Another Diversity Challenge: Retaining Employees

An anonymous reader shares a report: Women, blacks and Latinos are far more likely to quit jobs in tech than white or Asian men, according to a new report by the Kapor Center for Social Impact. The Oakland nonprofit commissioned an online survey by t.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Spotflux Premium VPN

Spotflux Premium VPN shows a lot of promise with a simple interface, affordable pricing, and some extra tools. But fewer servers in fewer locations, makes it less robust than the competition......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

The 6 Golden Rules of Direct Message Marketing

No social media feature is more abused than the direct message — and marketers are the biggest culprits. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Acer Predator 21 X

Though it costs as much as a decent used car, the Acer Predator 21 X shows how much performance and how many features you can get if you cram every possible high-end component into a gaming laptop......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

French police crack down on traffic information apps over terrorism concerns

Drivers in France might be able to blame terrorists for their next speeding ticket, as police there crack down on mobile apps warning of their presence.It’s already illegal for smartphones and other GPS devices in France to warn of nearby fixed.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Lawsuit: Fox News Group Hacked, Surveilled, and Stalked Ex-Host Andrea Tantaros

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: Comparing their actions to the plot this season on the Showtime series Homeland, an attorney for former Fox News host Andrea Tantaros has filed a complaint in federal court against Fox News, curr.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Desperate Trump Set to Sign Executive Order Targeting Bans on Offshore Drilling

Donald Trump’s first 100 days are up tomorrow and he needs to accomplish something other than appointing a supreme court justice to a stolen seat. Because he can’t get any legislation passed, he’s going to settle for his old fallback: signing a.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

How Scene Transitions Make The Matrix Tight As Heck

The Matrix is one of those movies that’s tough to see with a fresh pair of eyes. Not only is it the kind of film that burns itself into your memory but the subsequent sequels were so messy that it’s easy to forget just how tight the storytelling.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Desperate Trump Set to Sign Executive Order Targeting Bans On Offshore Drilling

Donald Trump’s first 100 days are up tomorrow and he needs to accomplish something other than appointing a supreme court justice to a stolen seat. Because he can’t get any legislation passed he’s going to settle for his old fallback: signing an.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Article: Recommended Reading: April 28, 2017

eMarketer’s scan of the key developments of the day, plus data to make sense of it all. Today’s topics: Lyft goes socially conscious with rider donations; EU moves against illegal streaming devices; and more......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017