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MPAA’s Attempt To Take Down Subreddit Sort Of Backfires

06/26/2014, Every now and then we hear about how organizations like the RIAA and MPAA try to take down links and websites that they claim infringe upon copyrighted material. Sometimes it works out and sometimes it doesn’t, although in this case it seems like a...

Australian Government Wants To Crack Down On Piracy

06/19/2014, Due to the fact that Game of Thrones is exclusive to certain networks, some viewers who don’t wish to subscribe have resorted to downloading episodes illegally via torrents. Is this an issue? Well it turns out that the director of the series and HBO...

Game Of Thrones Season Finale Breaks Previous Torrenting Record

06/17/2014, Due to the fact that Game of Thrones is a highly popular TV series and that it requires watchers to have access to HBO in order to enjoy it, this means that those of us who do not have access, either because we don’t have it in our country or don’t...

Wolfenstein: The New Order Has Been Torrented Over 100,000 Times

05/28/2014, One of the reasons why people choose to pirate movies, music, video games, and software is because the alternative is to pay for it, and why pay for it when you can download it for free in a matter of minutes, right? We suppose that’s the mindset that...

UK Police Goes After Torrentz.eu Semi-Successfully

05/26/2014, We’re sure that law enforcement officers having been trying their best to stem piracy. This is done by going after those who download copyrighted materials, hoping to make an example of them and deter future downloaders, or by going after the websites...

Watch Dogs Torrents Might Contain Bitcoin Miners

05/26/2014, While a lot of gamers out there actually purchase their games legally, either via retailers like GameStop, or platforms like Steam, Origin, GOG, and etc., there are probably just as many gamers out there who prefer to pirate their games, and not spend a...

Popcorn Time For Android Released

05/13/2014, No one has ever been able to curb piracy on the internet. Even though there have been lawsuits and entire websites devoted to piracy have been shut down there’s no stopping it. Popcorn Time, a Netflix-like service for pirated movies and TV shows,...

UK ISPs Agree To Send Letters To Users Suspected Of Piracy

05/09/2014, In some parts of the world, when you have been detected of piracy, you might get a warning letter from your ISP or even the company that you’re pirating from. We have heard cases of ISPs, movie studios, and record labels sending warning letters, and in...

Depart Of Justice Lands Conviction Against Android App Pirates

03/24/2014, Just like normal software for computers, mobile apps can be pirated too, which is why the team Evad3rs received a lot of flak when they included the Taig Chinese store in their jailbreak which was found to play home to a lot of cracked and pirated apps....

Popcorn Time Gets Resurrected Under A Different Torrent Group

03/17/2014, Just last week we reported on a streaming service called Popcorn Time. It was basically a pirate’s equivalent of Netflix where users would be able to stream torrents instead of downloading the files onto their computers. According to its creators, they...

Popcorn Time Is The Netflix Equivalent For Pirates

03/11/2014, Downloading copyrighted movies via torrents is illegal, which we’re sure many of you guys are well-aware of, although admittedly that hasn’t stopped many from continuing to do so, which is why services like Netflix are pretty popular because it means...

Anti-piracy App Launched, Teaches Youths The Effects Of Piracy

02/05/2014, When it comes to piracy, there are those who believe that downloading songs is alright, and then you have those who think that it is wrong. There are many reasons why people download, because it is free, or because they want to see if they like it, but in...