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Kim Dotcom hints at floating Mega IPO in 18 months

Mega founder Kim Dotcom has given hints that he has planned to float Mega in about 18 months, after going out for more private investment in a ‘pre-IPO’ funding round in about six months.

Megaupload founder plans to launch new “Mega” service

His tweets also confirm it will contain email and fax tools, along with video capabilities, and is expected to offer users a simple way to encrypt their data.

Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom released on bail

US authorities allege Dotcom facilitated millions of illegal downloads through his company.

Megaupload faces more copyright, wire fraud charges

Dotcom and four of his co-workers have been arrested and are awaiting extradition proceedings in New Zealand and the Netherlands.