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Google Removes ‘Kodi’ From Search Autocomplete

03/30/2018, A lot of software used for piracy purposes were probably not necessarily designed to be that way. For example software used to rip CDs to MP3s were probably designed to be for personal use, but people later used it to rip MP3s and distribute them on the...

Spotify Reveals At Least 2 Million Of Their Users Are Dodging Ads

03/25/2018, Music streaming was meant to be one of the ways to solve music piracy. By creating a service where people could listen to as much music as they like for a fixed price every month, versus buying music piecemeal which could easily add up to the hundreds, it...

Research Finds That Online Piracy Is More Popular Than Ever

03/21/2018, When digital movies and music were sold piecemeal, it was sort of easy to see why people might turn to piracy. However with the introduction of subscription-based streaming where consumers can pay a flat fee and stream as much video and music as they...


ISP Warns That Pirating Could Affect Your Smart Home Appliances

01/05/2018, Internet service providers (ISP) as their name suggests provides internet services to users, and what users do with that internet is really up to them, save for certain restrictions that might have been put into place by the government. This also means...

Game Of Thrones Is The Most Torrented TV Show Of 2017

12/27/2017, For the past few years, HBO’s Game of Thrones has had the “honor” of being the most pirated TV show, a title that they’ve won pretty much for the past six years or so, and it seems that their streak won’t be ending anytime soon because according...

Brazilian YouTuber Convicted For Video Piracy ‘Tutorials’

12/12/2017, These days with the number of videos uploaded onto YouTube, you can find tutorials for just about anything, from how to poach an egg all the way up to how to build your own home. There also exists tutorials for things that are illegal, like how to rip...

Game Of Thrones Season 7 Pirated 1 Billion Times

09/08/2017, It is no secret that Game of Thrones is one of the most pirated TV shows to date, and as the show progresses along with its story, things naturally get more intense and people are more tuned in than ever, especially given the fact that there will be a...

Game Of Thrones Season 7 Premiere Was Pirated 90 Million Times

07/21/2017, HBO’s Game of Thrones series has a lot of titles that they can put to its name, although there’s probably one title that we’re sure HBO isn’t really liking so much, and that is the show being one of the most pirated series of all time. Given that...

HBO Keeping A Close Eye On Game Of Thrones Pirates

07/20/2017, Given that not everyone subscribes to HBO, it is astounding how many fans of Game of Thrones are out there. However considering that the series is one of the most pirated series of all time, it makes a lot of sense, but HBO is certainly not taking too...

First Nintendo Switch Cartridge ROM Dumps Are Appearing Online

07/20/2017, Regardless of whatever medium developers choose to release their games on, there will bound to be piracy. Whether it be a digital or physical release, somehow, someone will find a way. In fact it seems that less than half a year since the Nintendo Switch...

This Kiosk In A Mall Delivers Pirated Movies Onto A USB Stick

05/02/2017, When you think of piracy, you might think of DVDs being sold out of a trunk of a car, or behind a closed door at some shop, but rarely would you expect pirated movies to be displayed and offered up so openly especially in the middle of a mall, right?...

RIAA Sues ISP For Not Disconnecting Pirates

04/22/2017, If you have ever downloaded anything illegally before via torrents like a movie or music, you may or may not have received an email from your ISP warning you that your IP address has been detected downloading copyrighted material. However usually this is...