Daily Archives: May 6, 2019

RIAA Obtains Subpoena to Expose ‘Infringing’ Cloudflare Users

By | May 6, 2019

Despite the increased availability of legal options, millions of people still stream, rip, or download MP3s from unofficial sources. These sites are a thorn in the side of the RIAA, one of the music industry’s leading anti-piracy outfits.  The RIAA has a long history of going after, what it sees as, pirate sites. The problem,… Read More »

Top 10 Most Pirated Movies of The Week on BitTorrent – 04/29/19

By | May 6, 2019

This week we have four newcomers in our chart. Avengers: Endgame 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… Read More »

Mobdro: Malware Allegations Are False and Misleading

By | May 6, 2019

Late April the Digital Citizens Alliance, which regularly campaigns against online piracy, published results of a study into ‘pirate’ online streaming apps. Carried out by network security company Dark Wolfe Consulting, the report placed focus on popular Android-based streaming app Mobdro. The report claimed that Mobdro carries out a number of malicious acts, including the… Read More »

Top 10 Most Pirated Movies of The Week on BitTorrent – 05/06/19

By | May 6, 2019

This week we have two newcomers in our chart. Avengers: Endgame 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… Read More »

‘U.S. Hosting Companies Are Most Popular Among Pirate Sites’

By | May 6, 2019

A few days ago the United States Trade Representative (USTR) published its latest overview of ‘notorious markets’. The annual publication highlights some of the most problematic ‘piracy’ websites, as pointed out by copyright holders. It includes torrent sites, streaming platforms, as well as stream-rippers. The goal of the list is to motivate foreign governments to… Read More »