P2P 'scam sites' masquerade as genuine file-sharing sites but con inexperienced file-sharers into paying 'subscriptions' for free software, such as BitTorrent clients and bombard them with ads and popups. uTorrent has had enough of one such site making profit from their work and is stepping up to the mark to…
Google has been filtering its search results for years. That's proven very useful for the Chinese government, and of course content owner representatives like the MPAA and RIAA. According to Google, the filtering of torrents from the search results is a response to the DMCA complaints they receive.
From loathing and resisting BitTorrent and the illegal distribution of their shows to encouraging downloading and leaking pilots, TV studios have a come a long way. The creator of 'Weeds' is stoked that someone pirated her show.
The best torrent software clients like uTorrent or Azureus are free, no strings attached. However, some companies are making money tricking novice users into installing bad clients, bad media players and even bad Winzip-like software. We expose them and their badware and show you how to block them.
BitTorrent is great, but all those downloaded torrents have the habit of making a mess of your harddrive. Do you still have all your downloaded stuff in a single folder? Take action, organize your torrents.
The Pirate Bay has been around for more than three years now, but it never really had an online community for people to discuss filesharing issues with fellow pirates. But now, together with the relaunch of SuprNova, they opened up a new forum at SuprBay.org.
The 10 most downloaded DVDrips on BitTorrent, "Fracture" tops the chart this week.
According to the MPAA, a file-sharer who uploaded three movies to the internet caused damage so great it caused them an 'irreperable injury that cannot fully be compensated or measured in money'. Despite cash being completely inadequate to solve this 3-movie download armageddon, the MPAA is having a go anyway…