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Xiaomi Finds Themselves On The Receiving End Of Counterfeit Products

04/14/2015, Xiaomi is a Chinese company who has been making waves and has risen in the ranks of smartphone manufacturers despite the fact that their presence in western markets is almost nonexistent. Last year the company also made waves when they released the Mi Pad...

Popcorn Time For iOS Can Now Be Installed Without Jailbreaking

04/07/2015, As if torrents and filesharing websites weren’t a thorn in the side of the movie industry, along comes Popcorn Times which is basically the equivalent of Netflix for pirates. Now the good news for iOS users is that if you’ve always wanted the ability...

Music Group Asks ISPs To Spy On Customers To Stop Piracy

03/24/2015, For the most part, your ISP knows what you’re doing. It knows the websites you visit and the downloads you’ve made, both legal and illegal, but usually they don’t really do anything about it unless requested by the copyright holders. That being said...

The Pirate Bay Is Now Back Online And Fully Functional

02/01/2015, It is the 1st of February and you know what that means – The Pirate Bay is now back online! For those who haven’t been following the news, The Pirate Bay’s “.se” domain has been teasing a countdown with a timer to the 1st of February where...

Music Streaming Could Be “Cure” For Piracy

01/27/2015, When it comes to the issue of piracy where digital content is concerned, how does one approach the topic? Is there really a way to ensure that such piracy will not happen ever again, or at least the number of such acts are reduced? Perhaps, and for the...

Vodafone Spain Begins Blocking Access To The Pirate Bay

01/27/2015, Most countries and governments look upon piracy in a negative light, and understandably so. However some countries have been rather relaxed in terms of actually blocking access to piracy websites, while others have been rather strict. Unfortunately for...

Team isoHunt Offering $100,000 To Its Most Active Contributors

01/27/2015, When The Pirate Bay was taken offline due to the Swedish police raid, many mirror and alternative websites popped up as a result. One of those websites called themselves the Old Pirate Bay and is a website started by the team at isoHunt. It basically...

The Pirate Bay’s Website Updated Again With More Familiar Design

01/21/2015, By now it seems that there is a very good chance that the original Pirate Bay will be back. Last we heard, the website had dropped hints that they will be making a comeback, and now thanks to the latest update made to the website, that almost seems like a...

Pirated Copies Of The Interview Comes Loaded With Android Malware

12/29/2014, Regardless of whether or not you enjoyed The Interview, the movie has turned out to be Sony’s best selling online movie to date, not to mention a hit amongst pirates as well, thanks to all the attention that was brought to the movie following the spate...

Pirating The Talos Principle Will Get You Stuck In An Elevator

12/29/2014, Pirating games is a big no-no and over the years, we’ve seen developers come up with interesting ways to catch pirates and to hamper their progress in the game. For example with The Sims 4, EA has added unnecessary pixelation to the game which basically...