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Submission + - iiNet Wins In Australia! (

An anonymous reader writes: Slashdot previously covered the lawsuit against iiNet by the various movie studios, where they claimed that the ISP was responsible for users sharing movie content using BitTorrent on their network. Today the judge ruled that iiNet was not infringing saying that as an ISP it was obviously separate from the act of infringement. "Copyright infringement occured as result of use of BitTorrent, not the Internet," the judge said. "iiNet has no control over BitTorrent system and not responsible for BitTorrent system."
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Submission + - The 10 most important games ever

An anonymous reader writes: Found this roundup of the 10 most important games of all time. Not sure I agree with all of them, but there's no denying that Doom, Super Mario and Space Invaders shaped the video game industry. I think the writer has tried to go for the most influencial rather than the best of breed, makes interesting reading regardless.

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