Anti-Piracy Outfit to Spy On Usenet, Punish Legitimate Purchasers

It's normal these days for anti-piracy companies to target P2P protocols and applications such as BitTorrent, LimeWire and eDonkey. Targeting the newsgroups or Usenet is fairly unusual but add that to the fact that one particular company isn't going after pirates but the original content purchaser, this approach seems relatively…

Steal This Film II Needs Your Help

The second part of "Steal This Film" is currently in production. The documentary will cover the (r)evolution of piracy, and p2p in general. The filmmakers interviewed people like Bram Cohen, and admins from The Pirate Bay and Mininova, but they also want to hear from YOU! Get your 15 frames…

AllPeers Releases “P2P Firefox”

Allpeers, the "BitTorrent powered" Firefox extension just released version 0.60 which includes some major improvements and a FireFox bundle for people who don't have the popular browser installed yet. With AllPeers you can easily share pictures, music, videos, and web pages with your friends within Firefox.

Anti-DRM T-Shirt Designs: Vote Now

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We don't like DRM, and we're not the only one. Unfortunately, the majority of the movie companies and record labels still think it's the best way to "protect" their music. Let us show them it's not, it only hinders honest customers.

Documentary: Good Copy Bad Copy

Good Copy Bad Copy is a great documentary discussing the current state of copyright, piracy and free culture. A .torrent can be downloaded over at The Pirate Bay, for free of course.

IFPI claims piracy is ‘Made in China’

If you were to take press statements made by the anti-piracy lobbyists, everyone in South East Asia is busy camcording movies, working in 'illicit replication factories' or smuggling people across borders to sell counterfeit CDs, DVDs, and VHS tapes. They're also responsible for global warming, the fall of society in…