Anti-Piracy Lawyers Retreat, Drop Another Mass BitTorrent Lawsuit

The United States Copyright Group (USCG) has dropped another mass-lawsuit they filed earlier against 1,951 BitTorrent users.

The dismissal comes just a week after the lawyers dismissed their The Expendables case and suggests they are retreating. The question is, however, whether this signals the end of trouble for the defendants or whether the lawyers will re-file their cases in smaller batches.


“Sun Cycle 24” –A Major Decline in Solar Activity Ahead

The signals of Sun Cycle 24 are clear: a missing jet stream, fading spots, and slower activity near the poles point to the Sun heading for a rest period even as it’s flaring up for the first time in years,…