The Pirate Bay Now Running on Opentracker

The world's largest BitTorrent tracker is no longer running on Hypercube, the tracker originally developed by Anakata, one of the Pirate Bay founders. The Pirate Bay switched to Opentracker which uses less resources and supports UDP tracking.

Police Extend OiNK’s Bail Date and Returns Servers, Wiped!

The OiNK servers that were raided in October have been returned to OiNK's ISP. Strangely enough all the data, and thus the evidence, has been wiped. In addition, the bail date for OiNK admin Alan Ellis, who was arrested during the raid, has today been extended until the 4th of…

Donald Duck Is a Music Pirate, and His Nephews Too

The latest issue of the Donald Duck magazine in The Netherlands features Donald and his nephews as music pirates and (who else) Uncle Scrooge as the big boss of a record label threatening with fines. Has the anti-piracy lobby infiltrated the Donald Duck magazine?

Stop Downloading Fakes and Junk From BitTorrent

Many experienced file-sharers can't understand why relative novices manage to download so much junk from BitTorrent. Fake downloads that never finish, video files which refuse to play, movies that require special players and unwatchable video are easily avoided by those in the know. But how do they do it?