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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
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Pirate Bay Co-Founder Peter Sunde Arrested in Sweden   —  Former Pirate Bay spokesman and co-founder Peter Sunde was arrested today in a rural area near Malmö, Sweden.  —  Sunde was wanted by Interpol for more than two years, ever since the sentence for his role in the Pirate Bay website was made final.
May 31, 2014, 5:55 PMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Torrentz.eu Domain Unsuspended and Back In Action   —  With millions of visitors per day Torrentz is one of the largest torrent sites on the Internet.  —  Yesterday many of its regular users were in for a surprise though, after their favorite search engine suddenly became unreachable.
May 27, 2014, 6:00 AMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Torrentz.eu Domain Suspended After UK Police Request   —  Over the past few months City of London Police have been working together with copyright holders to topple sites that provide or link to pirated content.  —  The police started by sending warning letters to site owners, asking them to go legit or shut down.
May 26, 2014, 11:50 PMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Encrypted Internet Traffic Surges in a Year, Research Shows   —  Over the years we have been following various reports on Internet traffic changes, mostly focusing on file-sharing traffic.  —  A new report published by Sandvine this morning sheds light on the most recent developments.
May 18, 2014, 9:35 PMIn context
Andy / TorrentFreak:
Hollywood Wins $2.2m Damages in Piracy Case That Refused to Die   —  The MPA's historical case against Usenet indexing site Newzbin was important on several levels, not least that it encompassed the first successful High Court injunction to have a site blocked at the ISP level.
May 16, 2014, 5:15 PMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Hulu Blocks VPN Users Over Piracy Concerns   —  Free and legal streaming services such as Hulu have been proven to slow down piracy rates in the United States.  —  At the same time, however, they also created a new problem.  With a relatively cheap VPN subscription, people from all over the world …
Apr 25, 2014, 2:20 PMIn context

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