As The Simpsons Movie hits BitTorrent from a Czech source, it's being claimed that the Czech Republic's international reputation has been damaged by the leak. At the same time FOX turns up the rhetoric saying that measures will be taken by the 'tightening up' of movie distribution in the country.
The popular BitTorrent tracker The Pirate Bay celebrates the release of the first illegal CAM version of "The Simpsons Movie" with a new logo and t-shirt design. Yet another slap in Hollywood's face.
BitTorrent Inc launched their rebranded version of uTorrent as BitTorrent 6.0. The good news is that uTorrent and its community will not be replaced. Not now, and not in the future.
In a renewed effort to put a halt to piracy, Spanish Police shut down two BitTorrent sites. Todotorrente.com and trackertdt.com were both taken offline and three administrators were arrested and accused of facilitating "copyright infringement".
And yet another Podcast from Charlie, late as usual. Here's TorrentPod episode 41, Enjoy!
Some people admit to using BitTorrent to obtain the occasional movie. However, it's very rare for a rock star to confess that they are serial movie and TV show downloader - and then worry that they are going to jail for it. We're happy to put her mind at rest.
There have been Harry Potter spoilers popping up all over the web since the 7th book was leaked before its release. Some have shown up on websites, others in e-mail signatures. The most unexpected, though, are in a DVDrip of "Evan Almighty".
Constantly checking private trackers for open signups can be a drawn out task. Some open only briefly and by the time one gets a tipoff, all the places have gone and registrations are closed again. Tracker Checker 2 automatically checks chosen sites for open signups, getting you into those elusive…