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French court for the first time wrote a penalty for illegally downloading music

A French court has sentenced the first time internet user to pay a fine for violating the new law on protection of copyrights, reported on Thursday the French media.

The penalty was a resident of a small town in eastern France Lepyui – he was found guilty of downloading a few songs. According to the man, whose age is about forty years old, he is new to the job on the Internet, music downloads, and his ex-wife.

According to the court, the offender, who faced fines of up to 1.5 thousand euros, will be required to pay the amount of 150 euros.

The former first lady of Germany has filed a lawsuit against Google

The former first lady of Germany has filed a lawsuit against GoogleThe former first lady of Germany Bettina Wulff (Bettina Wulff) has filed a lawsuit against Google because of the rumors about his past that are distributed on the Internet, including by means of the search engine. According to Sueddeutsche Zeitung on September 9 at the end of last week, the family's lawyer Gernot Lehr Wolfe (Gernot Lehr) filed suit in the District Court of Hamburg. According to the documents, Google is accused of slander assumption, as well as aiding in the dissemination of false information.

Rumors that before the marriage with Christian Wulff, the former president of Germany, Bettina worked escort services are distributed over the past two years. Most of these stories can be easily found through Google. If you type a search query "Bettina Wulff," then the AutoComplete feature will offer a lot of options on this topic from the "Bettina Wulff Playboy" to "Bettina Wulff mattress."

The first ship for space tourists SpaceShipTwo successfully tested

The first ship for space tourists SpaceShipTwo successfully testedSuborbital spacecraft SpaceShipTwo (SS2) made its first test flight with the inclusion of a rocket motor to reach supersonic speed, which opens the way for the first flight into space, which is scheduled for late 2013, the company Virgin Galactic.

"The first time we were able to test the key components of the system in flight. Nynesheny supersonic success opens the way to a realistic goal – full space flight at the end of the year," – said Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Galactic.

Europeans launch the first Galileo satellite

Europeans launch the first Galileo satelliteOn Thursday, with the Spaceport in French Guiana should start Russian carrier rocket "Soyuz" spacecraft with two European navigation system Galileo.

The satellites are part of a larger project that aims to improve significantly in the future satellite navigation system and provide more accurate data than the current U.S. system is now GPS.

To Galileo is fully earned, in orbit 28 satellites will bring.

To date, the European Commission, which initiated the project, has gained only 18 devices.