September 23rd, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Last week, we reported on the report from the Digital Citizens Alliance that claimed 78.6% of files on ‘direct download’ cyberlockers infringed copyright. One of those online storage services...

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September 4th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

This is either an embarrassing takedown fail on the part of the IFPI, or a sign that Mega mogul Kim Dotcom has been a bit naughty with his samples. Dotcom’s recent album ‘Good Times’...

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August 28th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

No, the cloud storage service founded by Kim Dotcom isn’t being accused of laundering money – but one of its key investors is. An investigation in New Zealand into the business affairs of William...

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July 21st, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

It’s a busy time for Kim Dotcom’s two latest startups, Mega and Baboom. Mega had some bad news last week as the online storage site was blocked in Italy by ISPs, after accusations of film piracy by...

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October 23rd, 2013 by Music Ally

One of the highlights of yesterday's Copyright & Technology conference in London was an interview with Vikram Kumar.

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October 17th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge

Music Ally is at the Copyright and Technology conference in London this morning, and the first external speaker promised to make a few waves. Vikram Kumar is CEO of Mega, the cloud storage company that...

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October 2nd, 2013 by Music Ally

Mega Drive Front Cover

In our cover feature, we speak to Vikram Kumar, the CEO of encrypted file transfer service Mega, about how his service works, why it is different from Megaupload, how he thinks the content industry will...

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October 2nd, 2013 by Eamonn Forde


When Kim Dotcom launched Mega a year after his Megaupload online storage service was shut down, there was inevitable suspicion from creative-industry rightsholders. Yet eight months on, Dotcom has shifted...

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February 8th, 2013 by Music Ally


No, Kim Dotcom isn't the CEO of cloud storage service Mega, even if he's the public face (and mouth) of it.

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