Intel acquires structured ASIC specialist eASIC
Next step on from FPGAs.
Proposals would make pirate downloads as illegal as uploads.
Dutch anti-piracy group BREIN is to drag BitTorrent search engine Mininova through the legal system over its refusal to implement a filtering system to prevent the sharing of copyright material.
Mininova has begun a closed beta for a new service that allows users to stream videos via BitTorrent instead of waiting for them to download.