Megaupload Shutdown, Impact on Cogent Communications

Megaupload Shutdown, Impact on Cogent Communications

Jan. 20, 2012
Jan. 20 (Bloomberg) -- Megaupload.com, a file-sharing website, was shut down as part of an alleged $175 million copyright infringement conspiracy, triggering an online protest that disrupted websites of the U.S. Justice Department and movie and music trade groups. Bloomberg's Jon Erlichman and Emily Chang report. Bloomberg's Cory Johnson discusses the impact of Megaupload.com's shutdown on Cogent Communications Group. They speak on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
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