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Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Google Adds Custom Pirate Bay Search With Autocomplete   —  The entertainment industries have gone head to head with Google in recent months, demanding tougher anti-piracy measures from the search engine.  —  According to the RIAA, MPAA and others, Google is making it too easy for its users to find pirated content.
Oct 8, 2014, 11:45 AMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
The Pirate Bay Runs on 21 “Raid-Proof” Virtual Machines   —  Two years ago The Pirate Bay made an important change to its infrastructure by switching its entire operation to the cloud.  —  Instead of buying their own hardware The Pirate Bay decided to serve its users from several cloud hosting providers scattered around the world.
Sep 22, 2014, 6:45 PMIn context
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

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