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12.18.13
Sweden fines pirate $650,000 for illegally sharing a single film
12.18.13

Sweden fines pirate $650,000 for illegally sharing a single film

Sure, it's no Somalia, but Sweden's been fighting plenty of its own battles against piracy -- of t...

By Z. Honig,   12.18.13
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10.22.13
Purported Grand Theft Auto 5 PC torrents serve up malware instead
10.22.13

Purported Grand Theft Auto 5 PC torrents serve up malware instead

A PC version of Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto 5 does not currently exist, nor has it been announced....

By Danny Cowan,   10.22.13
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09.30.13
BitTorrent teases decentralized chat client in the wake of security breaches
09.30.13

BitTorrent teases decentralized chat client in the wake of security breaches

Today, BitTorrent announced it's building a private instant messaging client for our post-PRISM wo...

By T. Seppala,   09.30.13
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02.26.13
Pirate Bay goes on the lam from Sweden, heads for safe harbor in Spain, Norway
02.26.13

Pirate Bay goes on the lam from Sweden, heads for safe harbor in Spain, Norway

Despite a recent effort to move its servers to the cloud, Pirate Bay will be moving its base out o...

By S. Dent,   02.26.13
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01.25.13
BitTorrent working on file-sync app: sounds like Dropbox, calls itself Sync
01.25.13

BitTorrent working on file-sync app: sounds like Dropbox, calls itself Sync

BitTorrent has announced that it's working on its very own file-synchronization app -- and it's al...

By M. Smith,   01.25.13
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12.22.12
2 Player Productions uploads 'Minecraft: The Story of Mojang' to The Pirate Bay
12.22.12

2 Player Productions uploads 'Minecraft: The Story of Mojang' to The Pirate Bay

So, you know how the Minecraft documentary Minecraft: The Story of Mojang premiers on Xbox Live tod...

By J. Mallory,   12.22.12
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11.28.12
Editorial: Legal torrent sites are innovators of media consumption
11.28.12

Editorial: Legal torrent sites are innovators of media consumption

Torrent. In the context of consuming mainstream music and movies, the word reverberates with illeg...

By Brad Hill,   11.28.12
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07.19.12
French Supreme Court orders Google to censor piracy related terms in Instant search and Autocomplete
07.19.12

French Supreme Court orders Google to censor piracy related terms in Instant search and Autocomplete

The French Supreme Court has handed down a ruling that Google must censor terms such as "torrent,"...

By T. O'Brien,   07.19.12
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12.17.11
The Daily Grind: Do you loathe third-party downloaders?
12.17.11

The Daily Grind: Do you loathe third-party downloaders?

Every time I boot up Lord of the Rings Online or Dungeons and Dragons Online, I'm reminded that s...

By B. Royce,   12.17.11
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