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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...

Warner Bros. Looking To Step Up Anti-Piracy Efforts

01/13/2014, Despite the best efforts of music labels and movie studios, fighting piracy online has proven to be an uphill battle. As soon as one site is taken down, another few more spring up in its place, almost as if the masses are eager to fill in the empty spot....