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  1. Popcorn Time users sued again, this time for streaming 2015's SurvivorRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PC World

    Yet another shakedown looms for a small number of "Netflix for pirates" users. Consider this another warning to proceed with caution.


  2. Popcorn Time users sued again, this time for streaming 2015's SurvivorRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | PC World

    Yet another shakedown looms for a small number of "Netflix for pirates" users. Consider this another warning to proceed with caution.


  3. Leading P2P Property Lender LendInvest Unveils New Brand IdentityRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | PRWeb

    LendInvest has today revealed an entirely new visual identity, including a new logo and website. The rebranding highlights the key strengths of the company while reaffirming LendInvest's position as the leading peer-to-peer marketplace lender for property.


  4. SHAREit Launches New Upgrade of its Market-leading P2P Transfer AppRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... , Arabic and Chinese, the app currently has users from more than 200 countries and is regularly one of the highest rated P2P transfer apps available on the market.


  5. RightsCorp Upgraded to "Hold" by ZacksRead the original story

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Internet users who have infringed on their copyrights. The Company's technology system monitors the global peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing networks and sends via email to ISPs notifications of copyright infringement by the ISPs' customers with date, ...


  6. Why PayPal launched a new mobile peer-to-peer payment platformRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    PayPal announced a new mobile peer-to-peer payment platform called PayPal.me , which will allow users to create a personalized PayPal link and send it to peers for fast P2P transfers through PayPal. Once the link is created, the user sends it to the individual or group as a request for funds.


  7. Explosive 'alternative finance' conference growth shows how fed up many borrowers are with banksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Journal

    In the two years since New York-based LendIt's alternative financing conference kicked off, it has grown by 612 percent, according to a blog post Monday by Orchard Platform, which helps financial tech startups build out their infrastructure. The grand-daddy of so-called "p2p lending conferences," Lendit jumped from 350 attendees in June 2013 to 2,493 attendees this April, paving the way for dozens of similar conferences for people looking for alternatives to banks to raise capital.


  8. Japan's ISPs agree to ban P2P piratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2008 | ZDNet

    Four of Japan's largest Internet provider organizations have come to an agreement with copyright holders on how to tackle the illegal file trading on P2P networks. Comprised of about 1000 major and smaller Japanese Internet providers, the four organizations agreed to target flagrant copyright violators by first warning them and then banning them if their behavior doesn't change.


  9. PayPal Helps Canadians say Goodbye to IOUs; Introduces PayPal.MeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Canada NewsWire

    ... Canadians hate carrying a cheque book (86%). While cash still rules, mobile payments are on the rise with peer-to-peer (P2P) payments increasingly popular for IOUs. "As money becomes more digital and mobile, people need greater flexibility to manage ...


  10. Mom Sentenced To 25 Years For Abusing Toddler, Including Her In SexRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | CBS Local

    CBS13/CW31 Television NEWS TIPS: Call 916-374-1301; toll-free: 1-800-374-TV13 or email [email protected] CBS13 is getting answers.


  11. Penn State Student Charged With Child Porn PossessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Onward State

    A Penn State student is facing a felony child pornography charge after an investigation uncovered a large collection on his computer. Adam Zydney, 26, was arrested and charged with possession of child pornography on Monday after police found a cache of 591 files on his computer downloaded with a torrent program.


  12. Wash. mom sentenced to 25 years in toddler sex abuse caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | KOMO News

    A Washington state woman who took her toddler daughter across state lines for sexual abuse was sentenced Monday to 25 years in prison. Prosecutors said the woman repeatedly visited the Portland area to have sex with boyfriend, James Lee Hickerson.


  13. Lower Paxton Twp. man accused of soliciting 14-year-old girl for sexRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | PennLive.com

    A 54-year-old Lower Paxton Township man is one of two people arrested recently by the attorney general's child predator section. David M. Guhl, of the 2800 block of Silver Maple Drive, Harrisburg, was charged Aug. 28 with arranging a sex encounter with a person he believed was a 14-year-old girl.


  14. Zopa appoints Jaidev Janardana CEO as Andrews moves to executive chairman roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Finextra Research news

    ... and partnerships resulting in Zopa growing at its fastest ever rate and cementing our position as the leading consumer P2P lending service in the UK", said Giles Andrews, "He is the best person to take Zopa to the next level and I am really looking ...


  15. New mobile users should register identification: regulationRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Xinhuanet

    ... It also encouraged a special fund to award whistleblowers. According to a regulation on private lending, peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platforms no longer bear responsibility for problems between borrowers and lenders who meet on the platform unless ...


  16. Bruce Billson endorses disruptive online SME lendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Age

    ... available. "But we are seeing the emergence through fintech and other models of new avenues for funding whether it be P2P [peer to peer], or crowd sourced equity funding. The new participants coming in offering different kinds of financing is very ...


  17. Beijing is finally taking control of China's 'runaway' online money lending marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... each other over online platforms - has exploded in popularity over the last few years in China, with an estimated 2,000 P2P platforms across the country. But the growth has been largely unchecked and shady practices and mismanagement are rife at the ...


  18. Over-65s eyeing - risky' investmentsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Fermanagh Today

    ... we'll send them straight to your inbox. More than 700,000 pensioners are considering trying their hand at peer-to-peer (P2P) lending despite the fact that their funds could be at risk, a survey has found. Research from Yorkshire Building Society ...


  19. The best deals on personal loans: Peer-to-peer providers are more competitive for smaller sumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Independent

    ... loans and the latest best buys from the data firm Moneynet confirm this: three of the top four rates for A 3,000 are P2P players. Another cheaper alternative is using a credit card that allows you to transfer money direct from your plastic to your ...


  20. It's Your Copyright. Don't Apologize for Defending It.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Stories

    ... massive 51% from 2014-2019. Analyst firm NetNames, in a study commissioned by NBCUniversal, concluded that virtually all P2P file sharing violates copyright. And, leading consulting firm Bain & Company reportedly concluded that recorded music sales ...