MDN’s First Annual Web Developer & Designer Survey

By | July 16, 2019

Today we are launching the first edition of the MDN Developer & Designer Needs Survey. Web developers and designers, we need to hear from you! This is your opportunity to tell us about your needs and frustrations with the web. In fact, your participation will influence how browser vendors like Mozilla, Google, Microsoft, and Samsung… Read More »

Premier League Wins New ISP Piracy Blocking Order

By | July 16, 2019

Blocking websites associated with piracy is one of the most common tools deployed against unauthorized content distribution involving movies, TV shows, and music. However, the rising consumption of pirate sources of live TV, particularly sports, has presented broadcasters with a new challenge. The Premier League has been attempting to solve this problem in the UK… Read More »

Court Questions Whether Ebook ‘Pirate’ Site Operator Can Be Sued in Texas

By | July 15, 2019

Back in March, Travis McCrea, the former leader of the Pirate Party of Canada, faced mounting opposition against his eBook platform, Ebook.bike. Following in the footsteps of his similar creation TUEBL (The Ultimate eBook Library), Ebook.bike allows users to upload and download eBooks, some of which have turned out to be copyright-infringing. Despite McCrea taking… Read More »

UK Pirate Site Blocking Requests Have Stopped, For Now

By | July 15, 2019

Website blocking is without a doubt one of the favorite anti-piracy tools of the entertainment industries. The UK has been a leader on this front. Since 2011, the High Court has ordered ISPs to block access to many popular pirate sites. Over time the number of blocked URLs in the UK has grown steadily to… Read More »

Top 10 Most Pirated Movies of The Week on BitTorrent – 07/15/19

By | July 15, 2019

This week we have three newcomers in our chart. Hellboy is the most downloaded movie. The data for our weekly download chart is estimated by TorrentFreak, and is for informational and educational reference only. All the movies in the list are Web-DL/Webrip/HDRip/BDrip/DVDrip unless stated otherwise. RSS feed for the articles of the recent weekly movie download… Read More »

Magnificent BitTorrent Speed or Half-Baked Magic Beans?

By | July 14, 2019

By now most people will be familiar with the news that BitTorrent Inc. recently released a new version of its dominant uTorrent client. The claims are that this will revolutionize torrenting, with people able to earn BTT in exchange for seeding. The plan is that this will make swarms more healthy because there is more… Read More »

Fake MPAA Asks Google to Remove Thousands of URLs, Including MPAA.org

By | July 14, 2019

In 2012, Google first published a Transparency Report for search-related copyright takedown notices. This rather enlightening database allows outsiders to check what URLs copyright holders want removed from the search engine. In recent years Google has processed more than four billion URLs. While most of these requests are legitimate, there have also been plenty of… Read More »

Aptoide Removes ‘Popcorn Time’ and ‘Showbox’ Apps Following Piracy Lawsuit

By | July 13, 2019

Aptoide is a third-party alternative to Google’s official Play Store. Among other things, it allows users to install a variety of apps on their Android devices. The marketplace, which is operated from Portugal, recently accused Google of anti-competitive behavior after is was flagged as being insecure. The brawl with Google is not Aptoide’s only concern… Read More »

YouTube Marketing Strategy: A Strategy That Can Surely Help You Grow Your Business Super-Fast [Something That You Must Try]

By | July 13, 2019

In this guide, you’re going to see one new YouTube marketing strategy that will surely work with any business you’re running. It could be a secret strategy or maybe many of you are already know about it. Doesn’t matter…  If you haven’t started yet, then start using this strategy.  Here you’ll learn… By the end… Read More »

DISH Sues Hosting Company & ‘Pirate’ IPTV Customer

By | July 13, 2019

Broadcaster DISH Networks is emerging as one of the most litigious companies in the world when it comes to tackling unlicensed IPTV providers. A lawsuit filed this week in a Delaware federal court has the company targeting Serverlogy Corporation and several John Does, “together doing business” as East IPTV. The twist here is that Serverlogy… Read More »