Ten years in the past, November 2007 to be exact, we revealed an article that includes the 4 main torrent website admins on the time. Niek van der Maas of Mininova, Justin Bunnell of TorrentSpy, Pirate Bays Peter Sunde and isoHunts Gary Fung had been all sort sufficient to share their imaginative and prescient of… Read More »
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.
After a decade of lawsuits, the iconic torrent site IsoHunt has settled its last remaining legal dispute. Gary Fung, the Canadian founder of the defunct search engine, has agreed to pay a $66 million settlement to the local music industry group and is glad he can move on with his life.