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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
Andy / TorrentFreak:
Australia passes controversial law allowing overseas ‘pirate’ sites to be blocked at ISP level   —  Australia Passes ‘Pirate’ Site Blocking Law  —  Following intense pressure from entertainment industry groups, late 2014 Australia's Attorney-General George Brandis …
Jun 22, 2015, 11:05 AMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Amazon Bans Kodi/XBMC App Over Piracy Concerns   —  Taking “infringing” apps out of popular app stores is one of Hollywood's key anti-piracy priorities for the years to come.  —  Various entertainment industry groups frequently report “piracy-enabling” apps to Apple, Google, Microsoft and Amazon …
Jun 17, 2015, 5:02 AMIn context
Andy / TorrentFreak:
Canadian appeals court rules against Google, says business presence gives country jurisdiction to order a worldwide injunction to block sites in search results   —  Google Fails to Overturn Worldwide Site-Blocking Order  —  The prominence of Google in endless Internet-related matters often sees …
Jun 12, 2015, 1:25 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
Andy / TorrentFreak:
Hola sells bandwidth and computing resources of idle user machines that make up its free VPN service, used in one case to mount a DDoS attack on 8chan   —  Hola VPN Sells Users' Bandwidth, Founder Confirms  —  Faced with increasing local website censorship and Internet services …
May 29, 2015, 11:35 AMIn 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
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
EZTV's founder NovaKing quits as scammers take over the domains, brand   —  EZTV Shuts Down After Hostile Takeover  —  During the spring of 2005 several large TV-torrent sites were knocked offline, leaving a gaping void that was soon filled by a new torrent distribution group, EZTV.
May 18, 2015, 9:50 PMIn context

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