Anime distributor Odex has roped in a Silicon Valley-based former hacker to appeal against a court’s decision. Last Thursday, Odex failed in its bid to force Pacific Internet (PacNet) to hand over the data of suspected illegal downloaders, whom Odex had tracked down with the help of Internet investigation firm BayTSP.
Today marks the anniversary of September 11th attacks. Commemorating the thousands of lives lost on September 11, New Yorkers are holding ceremonies and remembrances Wednesday to mark the first anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center.
It is a year since the terrible atrocities of September 11 in New York and Washington. But the memory of that catastrophic day remains seared in our collective memories in much the same way that Hiroshima and Nagasaki are a recurring nightmare in the consciousness of the older generation of Japanese.