Mininova Faces Legal Action: Filter or Else

No torrent site on earth is more popular than Mininova. Surprisingly, however, all the legal pressure seems to have been focused on sites such as The Pirate Bay. Mininova - against all the odds - appears to have stayed under the radar. All that changed today as Mininova is now…

The Pirate Bay Enters List of 100 Most Popular Webites

The Pirate Bay is growing bigger and bigger, much to the displeasure of anti-piracy outfits such as the MPAA and IFPI. The BitTorrent tracker even managed to slip into the list of 100 most visited websites on the Internet, and it doesn't seem to stop there.

Danish Copyright Censorship Proposal Revealed

In February a Danish court forced ISP Tele2 to block its subscribers from accessing The Pirate Bay, following a similar order late last year to block allofmp3.com. A new proposal before the Danish government would mean that such actions would be quick and easy to do, without the need for…

Michael Jackson to Take on The Pirate Bay

Micheal Jackson and several other artists plan to take on The Pirate Bay. The king of pop hired the infamous 'Web Sheriff' to protect his rights. "Hey Michael - do you want us to pay you in small kids maybe?" was the first response of Pirate Bay admin Brokep.

The Pirate Bay File Police Bribery Complaints

The chief investigating officer in the Pirate Bay case who was revealed as recently working for Warner Bros, has been reported to the police. Yesterday the Pirate Bay crew filed "at least" three complaints, and further people have been reported for bribing the police.

Comcast Lied to FCC, Blocks BitTorrent Traffic 24/7

New data on Comcast's interference with BitTorrent traffic shows that the company misinformed the FCC this February. Comcast has always argued that BitTorrent upstream traffic was only blocked during periods of heavy network traffic, this turns out to be a lie.

iSlsk Brings File-Sharing to iPhone

Those lucky enough to own a 'jail-broken' iPhone got a rather pleasant surprise last evening. When refreshing the installer, a brand new application appeared. iSlsk brings the Soulseek file-sharing network directly to iPhone. Download music for free, and listen to it on your iPhone. For most, it's very nearly that…

Understanding Anti-Piracy Enforcement

There is a great deal of confusion on the net, as to just how people get warning letters and notices from ISPs and copyright holders. In an attempt to clear the murk, we've produced this guide to help clarify what actions are taken, by whom, and how to respond to…