Wyzo is a new web-browser with BitTorrent support built in. The browser is built on the Firefox core, and includes an advanced BitTorrent plug-in called "FireTorrent", that works surprisingly well. FireTorrent is also available as a standalone add-on for Firefox.
It's normal these days for anti-piracy companies to target P2P protocols and applications such as BitTorrent, LimeWire and eDonkey. Targeting the newsgroups or Usenet is fairly unusual but add that to the fact that one particular company isn't going after pirates but the original content purchaser, this approach seems relatively…
The second part of "Steal This Film" is currently in production. The documentary will cover the (r)evolution of piracy, and p2p in general. The filmmakers interviewed people like Bram Cohen, and admins from The Pirate Bay and Mininova, but they also want to hear from YOU! Get your 15 frames…
Allpeers, the "BitTorrent powered" Firefox extension just released version 0.60 which includes some major improvements and a FireFox bundle for people who don't have the popular browser installed yet. With AllPeers you can easily share pictures, music, videos, and web pages with your friends within Firefox.
We don't like DRM, and we're not the only one. Unfortunately, the majority of the movie companies and record labels still think it's the best way to "protect" their music. Let us show them it's not, it only hinders honest customers.
A man who uploaded four episodes of the hit series '24' to a YouTube-style video hosting site has been tracked down by the FBI and is now being threatened with 3 years in a federal prison.
Good Copy Bad Copy is a great documentary discussing the current state of copyright, piracy and free culture. A .torrent can be downloaded over at The Pirate Bay, for free of course.
The 10 most downloaded DVDrips on BitTorrent, " Next" tops the chart this week.