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Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Spotify: Aussie Music Piracy Down 20% The Year After Our Launch   —  Since its launch Spotify always had a very clear goal in mind.  Compete with piracy and make it obsolete.  —  To see how the company is faring on this front Spotify regularly researches piracy rates in countries where they enter the market.
Sep 11, 2014, 12:20 PMIn context
Andy / TorrentFreak:
In The Fappening's Wake, 4chan Intros DMCA Policy   —  Every now and again a phenomenon takes the Internet by storm.  They're situations that the term ‘going viral’ was made for.  A couple of weeks ago it was ice buckets, and since the weekend its been leaked celebrity pictures.
Sep 3, 2014, 3:30 PMIn context
Andy / TorrentFreak:
UK government warns of legislative action if search engines don't stop linking to pirate sites   —  UK Govt. Warns Google, Microsoft & Yahoo Over Piracy  —  Developments over the past 12 months have sent the clearest message yet that the UK government is not only prepared to morally support …
Sep 2, 2014, 9:10 PMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Google Asked to Remove 1 Million Pirate Links Per Day   —  In the hope of steering prospective customers away from pirate sites, copyright holders are overloading Google with DMCA takedown notices.  —  These requests have increased dramatically since Google began making the data public.
Aug 21, 2014, 12:00 AMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Popcorn Time Adds Apple TV Support, iOS App Coming Soon   —  The Popcorn Time phenomenon is one of the biggest piracy stories of the year thus far.  —  The software became an instant hit by offering BitTorrent-powered streaming in an easy-to-use Netflix-style interface.
Jul 30, 2014, 5:10 PMIn context
Andy / TorrentFreak:
UK police start placing anti-piracy warning ads on copyright-infringing websites   —  Police Begin Placing Warning Adverts on ‘Pirate’ Sites  —  For a year, City of London Police have been working with the music and movie industries on initiatives to cut down on the consumption of pirated content online.
Jul 29, 2014, 7:15 AMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Pirate Bay Launches Mobile Site, Teases More Expansions   —  One of The Pirate Bay's strengths has been its resilience.  No matter how hard the movie and music industries try, the site remains operational.  —  Over the years the Pirate Bay site has undergone many changes to make it harder to shut down.
Jul 24, 2014, 4:00 PMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
The Pirate Bay says unique visitors doubled since 2011 despite blockades in several countries   —  Pirate Bay Traffic Doubles Despite ISP Blockades  —  The Pirate Bay is without doubt one of the most censored websites on the Internet.  —  Courts all around the world have ordered Internet providers …
Jul 20, 2014, 5:50 AMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
‘Popcorn Time’ Gives Users Anonymity With a Free Built-In VPN   —  The Popcorn Time phenomenon took the Internet by storm earlier this year.  The software became the subject of hundreds of news articles, as it offered P2P streaming in an easy to use Netflix-style interface.
Jun 8, 2014, 6:45 PMIn context
Andy / TorrentFreak:
MPAA Strikes Anti-Piracy Deal With Torrent Client Creator   —  While BitTorrent Inc.'s uTorrent and Mainline products grab most of the headlines, neither are the world's most popular torrent client.  That honor falls to the Chinese-operated Xunlei or ‘Thunder’ software.
Jun 7, 2014, 9:30 AMIn context

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