Police Target ‘Pirate Cinema’ Fuelled by Downloaded Movies

The latest blockbuster movies downloaded via BitTorrent are fuelling a 'Pirate Cinema' with free entry for all. However, as usual, an anti-piracy outfit has other ideas and with help from three police cars filled with officers, managed to detain the organizers and confiscate equipment.

TorrentPod Episode 43

And yet another Podcast from Charlie, late as usual due to some technical problems. Here's TorrentPod episode 43, Enjoy!

Comcast Throttles BitTorrent Traffic, Seeding Impossible

Over the past weeks more and more Comcast users started to notice that their BitTorrent transfers were cut off. Most users report a significant decrease in download speeds, and even worse, they are unable to seed their downloads. A nightmare for people who want to keep up a positive ratio…

Anti-Piracy Lobby Pressures Police to Take On The Pirate Bay

The Portuguese counterparts of the RIAA, BSA and MPAA sent the Swedish police a letter in which they demanded "swift enforcement of the law" in The Pirate Bay case. They argue that the Pirate Bay is responsible for several BitTorrent related court cases in Portugal and is affecting right holders…

Isohunt Foresees a Legal Future

Isohunt's owner Gary Fung speculates about having MPAA-approved movie downloads on his site that will compete with their pirated counterparts. Gary, who called TPB admin Brokep a communist, shows that he's a true capitalist himself.

Torrentz.com: Growing Bigger and Better

With close to a million unique visitors a day, Torrentz.com is by far the most popular BitTorrent meta search engine. Its unique way of indexing torrents from other popular BitTorrent sites makes it the personal favorite of many BitTorrent fans, and one of the most valuable BitTorrent resources on the…