In his article “There will be 700 Million Pirated e-Books in 2018,” Michael Kozlowski claims that e-books – and subsequently, piracy of those e-books – is not as harmful to the publishing industry as people generally think. 394 more words
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The Permanent Committee was asked the following question.
Question: What is the ruling of pirating computer softwares?
Answer: It is not permissible to reproduce a software which the owners of it do not allow being reproduced except through their permission, based upon the statement of the Messenger, alayhi as-salaatu was-salaam, “the Muslims are upon their covenants” and his, alayhi as-salaatu was-salaam, statement, “the wealth of a Muslim person is unlawful except through his consent” and based upon his, alayhi as-salaatu was-salaam, statement “whoever were to get possession of something lawful first then he has more right to it” regardless of if the owner of these softwares is a muslim or non-military disbeliever because the rights of non-military disbeliever is to be respected as the rights of a muslim (are respected), and with Allah relies success. 290 more words
Colter Hinchliffe, Jordan White, and Riley Soderquist tackled a first descent off Capitol Peaklocated in the Elk Mountains of Colorado on June 4. The linea north-facing sliver of snow through several cliff bandsdescended from the 14,131-foot summit and was the second first descent for Hinchliffe…
The Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight has broken yet another record: 1,100 pirated broadcasts, allegedly stolen by restaurants, bars and other commercial establishments that are about to hear from attorneys demanding payment. 366 more words
This weekend’s Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao fight might be the sport’s biggest draw in years, bringing in hundreds of millions of dollars for the networks and promoters alike. 297 more words