Megaupload Founder Kim Dotcom Denied Bail
Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom was denied bail on Wednesday (Jan. 25) in New Zealand.  The judge in his case deemed Dotcom a flight risk, ordering the mogul to be imprisoned for another month while he awaits possible extradition to the U.S.
Megaupload Dismisses Suit Against Universal Music
As the dust from last week's Department of Justice strike against the popular filesharing site Megaupload begins to settle, the longterm picture regarding file-swapping sites in general -- and the fate of Megaupload users' files in particular -- remains hazy. But at least one thing is clear: Univers…
Megaupload Founder Arrested, Found Hiding With Shotgun
Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom was arrested earlier this week, just after the site was shut down by the Department of Justice -- but he didn't go down without a fight. Police officers found Dotcom, real name Kim Schmitz, hiding in a safe room in his home with a loaded shotgun in hand.
Is Swizz Beatz Actually the CEO of Megaupload?
Following the government shutdown of Megaupload this week, all eyes have been on Swizz Beatz, who was widely reported to be the file sharing service's CEO. However, the release of the 72-page indictment against the company and four of its employees, including founder Kim Dotcom, raised doubts a…