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Todd Spangler / Variety:
Hacker leaks stolen “Orange Is the New Black” season 5 episodes after Netflix failed to pay ransom; Netflix says a production vendor was compromised   —  An anonymous hacker has carried through on a threat to release “Orange Is the New Black” season five episodes online …
Apr 29, 2017, 3:20 PMIn context
Claire Reilly / CNET:
Australian federal court orders ISPs to block torrenting sites, including The Pirate Bay, within 15 business days under new site-blocking law   —  Goodbye Pirate Bay, farewell TorrentHound — Australia's ISPs have been ordered to block a raft of torrenting sites under new site-blocking laws.
Dec 15, 2016, 1:55 AMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
US shuts down biggest torrents site KickassTorrents, arrests owner after Apple hands over his personal details   —  With millions of unique visitors per day KickassTorrents (KAT) has become the most-used torrent site on the Internet, beating even The Pirate Bay.
Jul 20, 2016, 6:25 PMIn context
Bryan Clark / The Next Web:
Kanye West's new album downloaded 500K times on pirate sites, calls into question value of Tidal-only release   —  Kanye West's ‘Life of Pablo’ already pirated 500,000 times  —  Kanye West's new album ‘The Life of Pablo’ may have been released as exclusive to Jay-Z's streaming music service Tidal, but it didn't stay that way for long.
Feb 17, 2016, 1:10 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
The Pirate Bay, other torrent sites add support for Torrents Time plugin allowing you to stream movies and TV shows from your browser   —  The Pirate Bay now uses Torrents Time to let you stream all its movies and TV shows  —  On Tuesday, a new simple solution for streaming torrents directly in your browser showed up on the Web.
Feb 8, 2016, 12:30 PMIn context
Andy / TorrentFreak:
Pirate Bay founders and financier acquitted in Belgian criminal copyright case   —  Pirate Bay Founders Acquitted in Criminal Copyright Case  —  There can be little doubt that The Pirate Bay is the most infamous torrent site of all time.  Its attitude towards copyright and related laws …
Jul 10, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context
Andy / TorrentFreak:
Court orders founder of media and software pirate forum Wawa-Mania to pay $17M+ in damages   —  ‘Pirate’ Site Admin Ordered to Pay Hollywood $12.8m  —  In an October 2014 submission to the Office of the US Trade Representative (USTR), the RIAA bemoaned the existence of several leading ‘pirate’ sites.
Jul 6, 2015, 10:30 PMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Two Pirate Bay co-founders say FBI is seeking site logs to see whether Prenda law firm tried to lure copyright violators   —  FBI Wants Pirate Bay Logs to Expose Copyright Trolls  —  Over the past few years copyright troll law firm Prenda crossed the line on several occasions.
Jul 3, 2015, 9:00 PMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Pirate Bay Co-Founder Fredrik Neij Released From Prison   —  Fredrik Neij, one of The Pirate Bay's co-founders, was a key operator of the torrent site during its early years.  —  In 2012 Fredrik received a 10-month prison sentence for his involvement with the notorious site, which he initially avoided.
Jun 1, 2015, 7:15 PMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
The Pirate Bay's .SE domain to be seized, rules a Stockholm District Court, so service moves to .GS, .LA, .VG, .AM, .MN, and .GD domains   —  Pirate Bay Moves to GS, LA, VG, AM, MN and GD Domains  —  The Pirate Bay has long been associated with Sweden but soon the popular torrent site will stop using a Swedish domain name.
May 19, 2015, 12:35 PMIn context

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