PirateBay Fires a Broadside of Complaints to Police

Never far from the headlines, both The Pirate Bay and MediaDefender clashed once again, with the Swedish outfit making allegations against MediaDefenders clients. These claims, reported to the Swedish police, focus on general cybercriminal activities committed against the popular torrent site, by Scandinavian subsidiaries of many major media conglomerates

Speed Up Your Torrents With Ono

A plug-in developed by a university is promising improved BitTorrent transfers by selectively connecting to peers offering faster response times. Currently in use on over 25,000 Azureus installations, it identifies and connects to nearby peers in an attempt to accelerate downloads.

Talk Like a Pirate Day 2007 is Here

All around the world now, people will be donning tricorner hats, eye patches, and affecting peg-leg walks as they 'Arrr' their way through the day. Yes, Talk Like a Pirate Day is here. We set sail from the Pirate Bay, and caught up with the TlaPD's schooner for a few…

MiiVi Admit They Will Report Pirates to ‘Proper Authorities’

Buried away in the leaked MediaDefender emails is the End User License Agreement for MiiVi. Like most EULAs it's long and boring but this one has a sting in its tail. If MediaDefender catch you engaging in copyright infringement with the MiiVi app, they state in black and white that…