Feds arrest Russians allegedly behind ‘world’s largest’ pirated ebook library

Federal law enforcement arrested and charged two Russian individuals with criminal copyright infringement over their alleged involvement with the pirated ebook Z-Library. Z-Library, which has been around since 2009, billed itself as the “world’s largest ebook library” before the US government shut down the site earlier this month. According to the Department of Justice, the […]

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Microsoft to head off the EU’s January deadline with concessions to secure its Activision acquisition

Microsoft’s enormous $69 billion offer to acquire Activision Blizzard King is facing harsher scrutiny from regulators worldwide, mainly concerning the future of Activision’s Call of Duty franchise. Reports indicate Redmond will continue offering concessions to speed up the deal. On Monday, sources told Reuters that Microsoft would soon offer European Union regulators more concessions to […]

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