Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.

View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 
5459 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 940


  Reply # 515532 2-Sep-2011 10:07 Send private message

nakedmolerat:
hellonearthisman: I was thinking on doing an arts project called on the edge of torrents, where I would only download the legal sections of illegal torrents, basically collecting the nfo files and not the main movies. This would generate a false positive that would mean I would have to go to court to defend these and that just became too costly in reality.
Might look at creating a http://www.kickstarter.com/ project to raise some funding for this conceptual work.


you have my support and money.



...and my axe

1599 posts

Uber Geek
Inactive user


  Reply # 515682 2-Sep-2011 13:36 Send private message

nakedmolerat:
hellonearthisman: I was thinking on doing an arts project called on the edge of torrents, where I would only download the legal sections of illegal torrents, basically collecting the nfo files and not the main movies. This would generate a false positive that would mean I would have to go to court to defend these and that just became too costly in reality.
Might look at creating a http://www.kickstarter.com/ project to raise some funding for this conceptual work.


you have my support and money.

Me too, interesting concept. 

873 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 101


  Reply # 525078 23-Sep-2011 15:41 Send private message

Reading this article, it appears that Hostels and the like providing wifi net access may actually be exempt from the law:  http://www.nzcs.org.nz/newsletter/article/129


I wouldn't want to be the one to test this out in court though..

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Smoke billows from Auckland mall after "explosion" - Westfield West City
Created by freitasm, last reply by hio77 on 27-Feb-2015 19:33 (41 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Galaxy s6 announcement and owners thread
Created by Shoes2468, last reply by teamyoyo on 2-Mar-2015 23:41 (70 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Why does Lightbox have a suicide wish?
Created by dafman, last reply by KiwiNZ on 2-Mar-2015 21:37 (92 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Privacy concerns on returning faulty microSDXC
Created by dpw, last reply by networkn on 2-Mar-2015 15:39 (29 replies)
Pages... 2


Car Finance Help
Created by sep11guy, last reply by teamyoyo on 2-Mar-2015 23:36 (22 replies)
Pages... 2


HTC One M9 (2015) Announcement and Discussion
Created by Dingbatt, last reply by markl on 2-Mar-2015 23:13 (45 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Uber Taxi Rides - $10 off first ride.
Created by kiwijunglist, last reply by gzt on 1-Mar-2015 23:38 (18 replies)
Pages... 2


The Evil that is ISIS
Created by networkn, last reply by joker97 on 28-Feb-2015 22:47 (201 replies)
Pages... 12 13 14



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.