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Australia number one in Game of Thrones torrents

Aussies top the list in TorrentFreak's breakdown of torrent data around the GoT season four premiere. But the question is why?

By 9 April 2014

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Torrent scam hits thousands eager for PC version of GTA V

Thousands of hopeful fans have reportedly been infected by a virus masquerading as the PC version of Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto V.

By 24 October 2013

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GTA V PC torrent scam hits thousands

Thousands of hopeful GTA fans have been infected by a virus scam masquerading as the PC version of Rockstar's GTA V.

By 23 October 2013

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isoHunt torrent site shut down following court settlement

Popular torrent site isoHunt is to close, with the owner forced to pay millions in compensation to the movie studios.

By 21 October 2013

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A "honeypot" to chase pirates: Concerns raised over data retention laws

The Shadow Communications Minister and Shadow Attorney-General have raised concerns that new data retention laws could be used to chase pirates, as a committee hearing on the laws reveals that a final definition for metadata remains elusive.

By 17 December 2014

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iPhone 6 will ride pent-up demand into 2016 -- analyst

Only around half of the 250 million iPhone 4S units and older models may be upgraded in the near term, leaving plenty of room for fiscal 2015 and 2016, says Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty.

By 22 October 2014

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Yo! Bum rush the torrent, with a boost from Public Enemy

Longtime P2P fan Chuck D and Public Enemy give fans a new song and offer a remix contest, delivered via BitTorrent's new Bundle technology.

By 20 June 2013

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Radiohead frontman takes stage with BitTorrent to test paywall

BitTorrent's paywall system launches via a bundle from Radiohead's Thom Yorke to see whether fans will pay for content. The move could end up upending the crowd-funding world in the process.

By 27 September 2014

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'The Pirate Cinema' snoops on torrent downloads in the name of art

A thought-provoking art installation flashes clips from downloaded video torrents onto giant projector screens in real time, producing an effect similar to the ending of the classic 1983 flick "War Games."

By 8 June 2013

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Spotify can never replace my iPod, but it can ease the pain

Commentary: The quiet demise of Apple's iPod Classic prompts CNET's Nick Statt to reflect on the time before streaming services -- when music was first set free.

By 14 September 2014