TorrentSpam: Report Fake and Malware Ridden Torrents

The popularity of BitTorrent also has its downsides. Over the past months we reported about fake torrents, torrents that force you to download malware, and torrents that spy on your download behavior. TorrentSpam is a new service that allows you to report such scams, and clean up BitTorrent sites, bit…

Xtorrent Gets New UI, Selective Downloading

The Mac BitTorrent client with the most beautiful UI, and the only shareware one in existence, Xtorrent, has received a significant update. New features, such as Selective Downloading, have been added and its UI has gotten sleeker (if that's even possible).

The Pirate Bay About To Relaunch Suprnova.org

The legendary BitTorrent site Suprnova.org will be back in action soon. Sloncek, the former owner of suprnova.org decided to donate the domain to The Pirate Bay lads, who will relaunch the site in a few days, staying true to its original design. The return of a Legend.

Teen Arrested for Recording 20 Second Movie Clip

Jhannet Sejas, a 19 year old girl was immediately arrested by the police after she recorded a 20 second clip from the movie "Transformers" that she wanted to show to her little brother. She now faces up to a year in jail and a $2,500 fine.

TorrentSpy Advertises Malicious BitTorrent Client

Running a BitTorrent site can get pretty expensive, especially when you're caught up in a lawsuit with the MPAA. But, recommending malicious BitTorrent clients like Get-Torrent to your users is not the solution, not even if they pay $$ per install. Money corrupts?

World’s First Conviction for Removing Information from DVD

A Georgia man is facing the prospect of years in prison and fines of $750,000 after he admitted being involved in the 'camming' of movies and removing 'copyright management information' from DVDs. The cost of removing management information from a DVD in the US? 5 years in prison, 2 more…