World’s First Conviction for Removing Information from DVD

A Georgia man is facing the prospect of years in prison and fines of $750,000 after he admitted being involved in the 'camming' of movies and removing 'copyright management information' from DVDs. The cost of removing management information from a DVD in the US? 5 years in prison, 2 more…

Now Mac Users Can Easily Get Into Private BitTorrent Trackers Too

Last week we announced the availability of a PC-only application to automate the checking of Private BitTorrent Trackers for open signups. After reading the article a developer contacted us, said he loved the idea and set about coding a version for all the Mac users out there. We have the…

BitLet: A Cute Web-Based BitTorrent Client

BitLet is a cute web-based Java applet that allows you to download .torrent files on a computer that doesn't have a BitTorrent client installed. Very useful if you want to share a torrent with your BitTorrent illiterate friends, or if you're on a computer that doesn't have a BitTorrent client…

FOX Threatens Measures After The Simpsons Movie Leak

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 Pirate Bay Goes Simpsons

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.