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# Kim Dotcom

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# Extradition
Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom suffers setback in his fight against extradition to the US
He faces jail terms of up to 20 years.
# File Sharing
Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom to be sent to the US to face fraud trial
The FBI alleges Megaupload netted more than $175 million in criminal proceeds.
# Let's do this
Megaupload mogul Kim Dotcom wants to live-stream his fight against the United States
Dotcom faces extradition from New Zealand.
# MegaVideo
Kim Dotcom is falling into the clutches of the US but he's vowing to fight on
A New Zealand court has decided that he can be extradited.
# Kim Dotcom
The US claims this man cost the TV and film industry more than $500m
Authorities say Megaupload netted more than $175 million in criminal proceeds.
# let the games begin
Sony's Playstation network is up again as the company admits it WAS attacked by hackers
No direct link is being made to the cyber attack over ‘The Interview’.
# pirate bounty
Remember Megavideo? Its founder is offering €3.7mn for dirt on the US Government
Kim Dotcom is being prosecuted by US authorities for piracy but is fighting extradition from New Zealand.
# New Zealand
NZ intelligence agency illegally spied on dozens of citizens - report
A report prompted by illegal surveillance of Kim Dotcom reveals that 88 residents were illegally spied upon by a state body.
# Week in Web
Weird Wide Web - Steampunk, blocking goggles and a new looks-based dating app...
All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.
# Piracy
Piracy case against megaupload founder is a threat to internet innovation, says Apple's Wozniak
“It’s just kind of ridiculous what they did to his life”: Apple co-founder supports Kim Dotcom.
# MegaUpload
US requests extradition of Megaupload founder
US federal prosecutors have filed a formal request for the founder of the file-sharing website to be extradited to face accusations of fraud and criminal copyright infringement.
# MegaUpload
Megaupload faces extra fraud and copyright charges
The company behind the shut-down file-sharing website Megavideo will now face additional charges of wire fraud and criminal copyright infringement.
# MegaUpload
MegaUpload founder refused bail, denies 'mega conspiracy'
The US wants to extradite Kim Dotcom from New Zealand over alleged copyright infringement.
# Piracy
Less free TV as MegaUpload (and MegaVideo) shut down
Hackers have responded angrily to news that MegaUpload and MegaVideo have been closed and founder Kim Dotcom arrested.