Filesharing News Site p2pnet.net up for Sale

One of the most popular and prolific filesharing news sites, p2pnet.net is up for sale. In a post on the site, Canadian owner Jon writes that he no longer has the time and money to run p2pnet.net. We were lucky enough to get an exclusive interview with him.

Sealand Won’t be Sold to Pirates

His Royal Highness Prince Michael of Sealand said in an interview with 'CBC The Hour' that buying Sealand is probably a good way to circumvent international copyright law, but that he won't sell sealand to the Pirate Bay.

Interview with Bram Cohen, the inventor of BitTorrent

We had the chance to talk to Bram Cohen, the inventor of BitTorrent and the co-founder if BitTorrent Inc. He goes into detail about the recent the acquisition of uTorrent, how to deal with encrypting ISPs, a streamable version of BitTorrent, BitTorrent's arrangement with the MPAA, and much more.

Possible Locations for the New The Pirate Bay HQ

The Pirate Bay has made its intentions of purchasing a country quite clear. Apparently, negotiations with Sealand are still under way. But they aren't just looking at Sealand, but a number of other 'micronations' as well.

BitThief Spies on their Users

BitThief, the BitTorrent client that downloads torrents without uploading is spying on its users. Apparently the client is not only cheating on the BitTorrent community, it could also be a potential risk for the leechers that use the client.

TorrentFreak 2.0

I am proud to announce TorrentFreak's new look. It should be running smoothly, but feel free to drop a comment if you catch a bug.