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A system created by the teenage hacker Shawn Fanning which allows users of the Internet to register MP3 files in such a way that the user of a browser is able to copy any file that has been registered from another personal computer. The Recording Industry Association of America has attempted to sue Fanning for copyright infringement.

Subjects: Computing.

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