Pirate Bay moves its servers from Sweden to Norway and Spain

According to a report on the TorrentFreak website, file-sharing site The Pirate Bay has moved its servers out of Sweden, and shifted them to two safer havens - Norway and Spain.

MasterCard unveils MPOS technology at 2013 MWC

At the 2013 Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, Spain, on Tuesday, Plastic card payment firm MasterCard unveiled the mobile point of sale (MPOS) technology, which has already been rolled out in Kenya in cooperation with Equity Bank.

One of AFP’s photo accounts on Twitter account hacked

According to a recent disclosure by French news agency Agence France-Presse (AFP), one of the AFP photo accounts on Twitter is currently suspended, after it was hacked on Tuesday at around 0345 AEDT.

Music industry sales increased 0.3% in 2012

For the first time since the year 1999, the music industry - one of the first media businesses to suffer the blows of the digital revolution - reported on Tuesday that its worldwide sales had witnessed an increase in 2012, as per the figures shared by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry.