At TorrentFreak we recurrently write about web site blocking efforts across the globe, normally associated to well-known pirate sites. This is particularly true for firms that present Wi-Fi hotspots, reminiscent of Datavalet. This wi-fi community supplier works with varied giant organizations, together with McDonalds, Starbucks, and airports, to supply clients free Web access. This is… Read More »
After having covered many YouTube copyright and Content-ID horrors stories, we can now share a personal experience. A few days ago we uploaded the archive of old TorrentFreak TV episodes to YouTube and within hours we received our very first copyright claim. Ironically, it’s from a friend of the site and one of the last people we expected.