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  1. U.S. Government Turns Attention to Kim Dotcom's WifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Billboard

    In new court papers, Justice Department lawyers attack her story of the marriage and bring up tens of millions of dollars allegedly gifted to her. In the two years since United States authorities caused the shutdown of Megaupload and lodged a criminal indictment against Kim Dotcom for allegedly aiding and abetting massive copyright infringement, the case has taken many twists and turns.

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  2. a Kim Dotcom: I feel like 'pariah' in New ZealandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Russia Taday

    Kim Dotcom, whose Internet party dramatically failed during the New Zealand election campaign, says he has become a pariah, and has renewed his offer to go to the US to face trial. Dotcom appeared confused, trying to figure out why the public opinion victimized him following his campaign, in an interview with The New Zealand Herald on Sunday.

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  3. U.S. Government Turns Attention to Kim Dotcom's WifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    In new court papers, Justice Department lawyers attack her story of the marriage and bring up tens of millions of dollars allegedly gifted to her In the two years since United States authorities caused the shutdown of Megaupload and lodged a criminal indictment against Kim Dotcom for allegedly aiding and abetting massive copyright infringement, the case has taken many twists and turns. But perhaps nothing is as shockingly personal as court papers filed by the U.S. government on December 30 in ongoing efforts to seize some $67 million in assets tied to Megaupload's operation.

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  4. Kim Dotcom to launch a secure Skype competitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Gadgetell

    All of Kim Dotcom's projects have a clear focus on security, and his latest project is a more secure alternative to Skype. VentureBeat says Dotcom's company Mega will soon have an encrypted video call service.

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  5. Sony looks to appease PlayStation users after Christmas outageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | ComputerWorld

    ... aim at anonymous network Tor. In a Twitter post displaying a chat with the alleged hackers , MegaUpload founder Kim Dotcom suggested he had convinced Lizard Squad to stop the attacks on the gaming networks in return for lifetime memberships on his ...

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  6. Sony tries to appease PlayStation users after Christmas outageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | ITworld

    ... aim at anonymous network Tor. In a Twitter post displaying a chat with the alleged hackers , MegaUpload founder Kim Dotcom suggested he had convinced Lizard Squad to stop the attacks on the gaming networks in return for lifetime memberships on his ...

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  7. The unusual suspects: ex-employees, Lizard Squad may have aided Sony hackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Ars Technica

    ... attacks on Sony's Playstation Network and Microsoft's Xbox Live service after (though they claim not because) Kim Dotcom offered them $300,000 worth of MegaUpload vouchers to cut it out so he could play Destiny. Dotcom then brokered some sort of ...

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  8. Kim Dotcom's MegaChat poses threat to Microsoft's SkypeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2013 | Deutsche Welle

    The German-born internet mogul Kim Dotcom has revealed that he plans to launch his own chat service. He said the "MegaChat" communication service would threaten to wipe out Microsoft's Skype software.

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  9. Mega to Challenge Skype with Launch of Encrypted Chat ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2013 | The WHIR

    Cloud hosing service Mega is planning to release a browser-based video call and chat service "soon," according to founder Kim Dotcom. The service will be fully encrypted, and Dotcom claims it will steal market share directly from leading online chat service Skype.

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  10. Kim Dotcom to launch MegaChat Skype alternativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Bit-tech.net

    Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom has announced the impending launch of MegaChat, a browser-based voice and video chat service designed to compete with Skype. Kim 'Dotcom' Schmitz, founder of shuttered file-sharing service Megaupload and its encrypted cloud-storage successor Mega, has announced plans to launch a browser-based video and voice chat service in competition to Microsoft's Skype.

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  11. Xbox Live, PSN Back Online After Holiday DDoS AttacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | CNet News

    ... thinking it was broken." The ordeal took a strange turn when another controversial online figure, Megaupload's Kim Dotcom pleaded with Lizard Squad to halt their attacks. "Asking Mega management to approve 3000 @MegaPrivacy premium vouchers for ...

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  12. Computer security journalist claims to know the identity of Lizard SquadRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Digital Trends

    ... involved in. This seems unlikely because Krebs links Mr. Omari to posts in which he attempts to sell vouchers for Kim Dotcom's MegaUpload service (Dotcom stopped the attacks on PSN and Xbox Live by bribing Lizard Squad with 3,000 of these vouchers, ...

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  13. a PlayStation Network, Xbox Live back onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | CBS News

    ... takedown -- a Finnish teenager and a 22 year old from the U.K -- reportedly stopped their attack in a deal with Kim Dotcom , founder of the file-sharing site MegaUpload . Dotcom tweeted them with an offer of $300,000 worth of vouchers to his new ...

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  14. PlayStation Gamers Rejoice! Networks Is Back OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | ABC News

    ... all it took for Lizard Squad to call off the attacks on Friday was a little diplomacy from MegaUpload founder Kim Dotcom. Under the deal, Lizard Squad said it reached with Dotcom, the group received 3,000 premium MegaPrivacy vouchers from Dotcom's ...

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  15. Hackers target Tor as PlayStation disruption continuesRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2014 | ComputerWorld

    ... the network was listed as offline. In a Twitter post showing a chat with the alleged hackers , MegaUpload founder Kim Dotcom suggested he had convinced Lizard Squad to stop the attacks in return for lifetime memberships on his file-transfer site ...

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  16. Kim Dotcom Gets Group to Stop Attacks on Xbox Live, PlayStation NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2014 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... the attacks the group said it perpetrated on the gaming networks was a little diplomacy from MegaUpload founder Kim Dotcom. The multimillionaire, who is based in New Zealand, is embattled in his own legal woes. He is expected to find out early next ...

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  17. Xbox Live down intermittently - here we go againRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | VentureBeat

    ... because of a donation of life-time memberships to the file-transfer site Mega courtesy of that site's boss, Kim Dotcom. "Are you having trouble launching certain titles," reads Microsoft's status page . "Our engineers are already working to find a ...

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  18. Xbox, PlayStation networks are iffy after attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | USA Today

    Video game networks still spotty after Kim Dotcom offer On the day after Christmas, service remained spotty on the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live online networks. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1BcohDM On the day after Christmas - when millions wanted to test drive new video game systems or games - service remained spotty on Microsoft's Xbox Live and Sony's PlayStation Network.

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  19. Kim Dotcom manages to 'save Christmas for gamers' by bribing hackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Russia Taday

    Gamers frustrated with the Christmas DDoS attack on X-box and PlayStation networks may have to thank fugitive filesharing mogul Kim Dotcom for the service being back online. At least, that's what their Twitter exchange implies.

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  20. Kim Dotcom Tried And Failed To Stop The Attacks On The PlayStation Network And Xbox LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Watersblogged

    Kim Dotcom, an internet entrepreneur who became famous after authorities raided his New Zealand mansion in 2012 for running a file-sharing site called MegaUpload, attempted to restore service to Sony and Microsoft's online gaming networks Thursday night - by bargaining with the hacker collective allegedly attacking the networks . Sony's PlayStation Network and Microsoft's Xbox Live service have been down for over a day .

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