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Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
PayPal stops taking payments for UnoTelly VPN and SmartDNS service, saying service can be used to bypass copyright law   —  PayPal Starts Banning VPN and SmartDNS Services  —  PayPal is widely known for their aggressive stance towards BitTorrent sites, Usenet providers and file-hosting services …
Feb 5, 2016, 6:20 PMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Intel, Warner Bros. sue LegendSky, a Chinese maker of HDFury devices that allow users to pirate 4K streams by stripping HDCP encryption   —  Warner Bros and Intel Sue 4k Content Protection “Stripper”  —  Last November several pirated copies of 4K videos started to leak from both Netflix and Amazon.
Jan 4, 2016, 4:25 PMIn context
Andy / TorrentFreak:
How Hollywood Caught the UK's Most Prolific Movie Pirates   —  Following a three year investigation by Hollywood-backed anti-piracy group the Federation Against Copyright Theft, last week five of the UK's most prolific movie pirates were sentenced in the West Midlands.
Dec 29, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Cox found liable for copyright infringements of its customers, must pay music publisher BMG $25M in damages   —  Cox Is Liable for Pirating Subscribers, Ordered to pay $25 million  —  Today marks the end of a crucial case that will define how U.S. Internet providers deal with online piracy in the future.
Dec 17, 2015, 3:35 PMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
RIAA wins default judgment and $17M+ in fines against unidentified Grooveshark clone; judge tells CloudFlare to disconnect any new clones if notified by labels   —  RIAA Defeats Grooveshark “Clone” in Court, Wins $17 Million  —  Last May, Grooveshark shut down after settling with the RIAA.
Dec 14, 2015, 9:25 PMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
RIAA and shuttered music streaming site Aurous settle piracy lawsuit for $3M   —  RIAA and Aurous Settle Piracy Lawsuit for $3 Million  —  Last October saw the much hyped public release of Aurous, a music player that tapped into a library of pirated music.
Dec 9, 2015, 1:55 PMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Judge details why Cox not entitled to DMCA safe harbor protection in BMG copyright case, says it failed to terminate accounts of subscribers accused of piracy   —  Court: Cox Willingly Failed to Disconnect Pirating Subscribers  —  Today marks the start of a crucial trial that may define …
Dec 3, 2015, 12:10 AMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
German ISPs may have to block pirate sites if copyright holders exhaust all other options to identify operators or hosting providers, supreme court says   —  Supreme Court Opens Door for Pirate Site Blockades in Germany  —  Domain name blocking has become one of the entertainment industries …
Nov 28, 2015, 7:35 PMIn context
Andy / TorrentFreak:
Software pirate in Czech Republic must get 200K YouTube hits on anti-piracy film or face fine after agreement with plaintiffs   —  Busted Pirate Told to Get 200K YouTube Hits or Face Huge Fine  —  Over the past 15 years countless individuals have faced financial punishments due to online copyright infringement offenses.
Nov 26, 2015, 1:50 PMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
New EC study concludes Spotify stimulates music sales and reduces piracy, and streaming appears to be revenue-neutral   —  Spotify Helps to Beat Music Piracy, European Commission Finds  —  When Spotify launched its first beta in the fall of 2008 we branded it “an alternative to music piracy.”
Oct 29, 2015, 7:35 AMIn context

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