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Infamous Pirate Bay opens new Mobile Optimised site: The Mobile Bay

One of the most controversial torrent sites in existence has recently launched a mobile optimised version of its site called ‘The Mobile Bay’.

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Pirate Bay Founder’s Religious Rights Spark New Complaint

Four years ago a group of self-confessed pirates began a mission to have their beliefs recognized as a religion in Sweden. [Missionary Church of Kopimism… 101 more words

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Director Wants His Film on The Pirate Bay, Pirates Deliver…

Dutch movie director Martin Koolhoven sent out an unusual request on Twitter a few days ago. While many filmmakers fear The Pirate Bay, Koolhoven asked his followers to upload a copy of his 1999 film “ 49 more words

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Pirate Bay Traffic Doubles Despite ISP Blockades

The Pirate Bay is without doubt one of the most censored websites on the Internet. Courts all around the world have ordered Internet providers to block subscriber access to the torrent site and this list continues to expand. 67 more words

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File-Sharing Doesn’t Hurt Box Office Revenue, Research Finds

New research by economist Koleman Strumpf shows that there is no significant effect of movie piracy on box office revenues. This conclusion is based on data from 150 blockbuster movies that were released over a period of six years, using the popular Hollywood exchange as an indication for the revenue impact. 43 more words

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Top 10 Most Pirated Movies of The Week – 07/14/14

The top 10 most downloaded movies on BitTorrent are in again. ‘Transcendence‘ tops the chart this week, followed by ‘Noah.’ ‘Need For Speed’ completes the top three. 7 more words

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Suing File-Sharers Doesn’t Work, Lawyers Warn

“While it is technically possible for trademark and copyright owners to proceed with civil litigation against the consuming public who [...] engage in illegal file sharing, campaigns like this have been expensive, do not yield significant financial returns, and can cause a public relations problem for the plaintiff in addressing its consuming public,” the lawyers write. 34 more words

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