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Friday: March 26, 2010

The iPad to start with 30,000 free e-books thanks to Project Gutenberg.The iPad to start with 30,000 free e-books thanks to Project Gutenberg.

Always dreamed of experiencing the thrill of reading Huck Finn on a certain magical unreleased tablet-type product? This news should make you quite happy. At least there won't be a shortage of stuff to read.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 6:48 AM | Tags (10) | domain | ebooks | free | gutenberg | ipad | library | project | public | register | titles |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 15 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: August 5, 2009

Yes, stealing domain names could land you a felony charge.Yes, stealing domain names could land you a felony charge.

After it had initially dropped the case, the New Jersey District Attorney and State Police Cybercrimes Unit determined the domain's theft was an indictable offense and arrested Gonclaves. In the years between Gonclaves' theft and arrest, the Angels pursued a civil suit in Florida courts.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 7:51 AM | Tags (5) | theft | domains | felony | charge | domain |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 5 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: July 2, 2009

Jay Leno claims victory over pesky domain name squatter.Jay Leno claims victory over pesky domain name squatter.

In a ruling issued on Thursday, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) said Leno had common law trademark rights to his name after a 30-year career in entertainment, even though Guadalupe Zambrano registered the site in 2004.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 10:51 AM | Tags (5) | domain | jayleno | ruling | squatting | victory |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 5 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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