Viime 12 kuukautta, the torrent ecosystem misplaced two of its largest websites. First KickassTorrents was taken down following a felony investigation by the FBI, leading to indictments in opposition to the operators. A few days later, Torrentz.eu determined to close its doors as nicely, vaikkakin vapaaehtoisesti. With out prior warning, all torrent listings had been… Lue Lisää »
The shutdown of KickassTorrents last month probably won’t be the last involving a major site as the authorities tend to home in on the largest players. Että on sanottu, smaller sites attract less attention but visiting them all is a nuisance. With meta-search, kuitenkin, finding their torrents is easy.
Ilman ennakkovaroitusta, suosittu meta-hakukone Torrentz sulki ovensa lopullisesti viime viikolla. Vaikka monet käyttäjät ovat edelleen tuijottaen jäähyväiset viestin epäuskoisena, useita torrent-sivusto-operaattoreille syntynyt osaksi toimintaa saada heidän Torrentz klooneja valmis, hyödyntämällä liikearvo rakennettu suosittu tuotemerkki.
Over the past couple of weeks, two of the largest torrent sites on the Internet shut down. After KickassTorrents was shut down by the U.S. Government, meta-search engine Torrentz.eu also said farewell yesterday. Looking back over the years, they are not the only torrent giants to have fallen.
Torrentz.eu, one of the world’s largest torrent sites, has announced “farewell” to its millions of users. The meta-search engine, which hosted no torrents of its own but linked to other sites including The Pirate Bay, has decided to cease its operation. The surprise shutdown marks the end of an era.