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File-sharing site Hotfile agrees to pay $80 million in damages. File-hosting website Hotfile has agreed to pay $80 million in damages and was also ordered to stop operations unless it uses copyright filtering technologies that prevent infringement of the works of studios, the Motion Picture Association of America said Tuesday.

File-sharing site Hotfile agrees to pay $80 million in damages

The entry of the judgment against Hotfile marks the end of the studios’ litigation against the cyberlocker and its principal, Anton Titov, the movie industry body said. The jury trial of the case was scheduled for Monday. Five U.S. movie studios filed a copyright infringement suit against Hotfile in 2011, alleging that the company paid incentives to users for uploading popular files to the system, that were widely shared. The scheme hence provided incentives to users to upload popular copyright infringing content to attract users who would pay for premium accounts to access and download the files, according to the complaint by the studios. More than 9 Million users Work Online with Zoho. Internet World Stats - Usage and Population Statistics.

Find cleartext passwords in memory dump. The Random Access Memory (RAM) is where system components, applications and other data is kept, while the computer is working with it.

Find cleartext passwords in memory dump

It is placed there often in clear text for fast access, but there is a security risk involved in this, which is often ignored. In this tutorial, we’ll try dumping the content of the memory to the hard drive and find username and password information stored in the file. Start by logging in to your email, Microsoft account or whatever, to make sure that the information is placed in the memory. You can log out, close your browser afterwards – doesn’t matter. Now we need to dump the memory to the hard drive. 1. 2.

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67 Open Source Replacements for Really Expensive Applications. Why spend thousands or even hundreds or thousands of dollars on a closed source application when you can get a comparable open source app for free?

67 Open Source Replacements for Really Expensive Applications

Even if you need commercial support, many open source programs now offer paid support that costs much less than the alternatives. For this list, we looked for quality, open source alternatives to software that has a reputation for being expensive. Whenever possible, we included MSRPs for the expensive software, though in some cases, the pricing scheme is so complicated that it's nearly impossible to pin down. We published a similar list last year, and we've updated and expanded the list for 2011. Browse better: How to make your internet connection faster and more reliable.

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Browse better: How to make your internet connection faster and more reliable

Just like your car, body, and robot underlings, your internet connection can be fine-tuned and made to work more efficiently. With just a little bit of effort, your surfing experience can be noticeably improved. The quickest and easiest way to improve your internet surfing is to change your Domain Name System (DNS) service to OpenDNS. Not only are you very likely to see faster DNS resolution than your ISP’s DNS service, but it comes with a whole host of features. Anti-phishing, usage reports, and parental controls are built right in, and it’s as simple as changing a few numbers in your router or computer’s settings.

If there is a specific server or two that is always slowing down your page loads, you can simply keep your computer from reaching them by editing your hosts file. Traffic shaping. GTD with OneNote. OneNote is a unique and great application from Microsoft, maybe the most under-estimated one, from the Office application suite.

GTD with OneNote

Though its original purpose is to keep quick notes on your laptop or –even better- your tablet, OneNote hides almost all elements of a full GTD system! As an application, OneNote is quite simple. It gives you an unlimited open space for your notes, following the classic notebook paradigm. Each file can contain sections and each section pages. There is the ability to create lists of items anywhere, so there’s not much more a GTD-user could ask.

The great thing about it as a GTD system, is the higher focus abilities provided to the user. Killer features: Take freeform notes and create easily actions out of them by tagging them accordingly Fully customizable to meet user’s needs Easy to review and get the total outlook of your system Export data to many formats Connect your file to the cloud to be available for editing from any web-browser. Save online notes - HeapNote. Detexify LaTeX handwritten symbol recognition. Want a Mac app?

Detexify LaTeX handwritten symbol recognition

Lucky you. The Mac app is finally stable enough. See how it works on Vimeo. Download the latest version here. Restriction: In addition to the LaTeX command the unlicensed version will copy a reminder to purchase a license to the clipboard when you select a symbol. You can purchase a license here: Buy Detexify for Mac If you need help contact WeTransfer.