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Winny

2022 2h 7m Drama List
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In 2002, Isamu Kaneko created the file-sharing software Winny and released a trial version on the web. Winny allowed direct data exchange between users and quickly gained popularity. However, it led to a surge in illicit downloads, which gradually became a societal issue. As individuals involved in copyright violation were successively arrested, Kaneko was also suspected of facilitating and supporting copyright infringement and was arrested in 2004. Read More Read Less

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Synopsis In 2002, Isamu Kaneko created the file-sharing software Winny and released a trial version on the web. Winny allowed direct data exchange between users and quickly gained popularity. However, it led to a surge in illicit downloads, which gradually became a societal issue. As individuals involved in copyright violation were successively arrested, Kaneko was also suspected of facilitating and supporting copyright infringement and was arrested in 2004.
Director
Yusaku Matsumoto
Screenwriter
Yusaku Matsumoto
Production Co
KDDI Corporation
Genre
Drama
Original Language
Japanese
Runtime
2h 7m
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