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TorrentFreak pegs top pirating universities in U.S.

File-sharing remains a thorn in the side of U.S. colleges, with Rutgers and New York University apparently hosting the most pirates.

By October 15, 2012

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Inside TorrentFreak: Ernesto's art of the niche

If you wanted to know how even the tightest niche subject can explode as a blog, you'd look at TorrentFreak. We talk to the site's founder, 'Ernesto', about how to get 3 million readers

By November 12, 2008

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Pirate Bay damages won't go to artists

What's happening with the money awarded to music labels over the Pirate Bay verdict? It's not going to the artists, TorrentFreak reported.

By July 29, 2012

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Top 10 pirated movies in the world (infographic)

Ever wonder which movies are illegally downloaded the most? Using data collected by TorrentFreak, this infographic shows the top 10, starting with Avatar.

By February 6, 2012

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BitTorrent downloads linked to RIAA, DHS IP addresses

RIAA disputes report of BitTorrent downloads from trade group IP addresses, but TorrentFreak shows they appear on downloading tracker search site.

By December 19, 2011

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Report: 20,000 users added to 'Hurt Locker' suit

The studio behind last year's Oscar-winning film has added 20,000 IP addresses to the 5,000 already listed in its piracy lawsuit, according to TorrentFreak.

By May 24, 2011

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Oscar winner '12 Years a Slave' sees illegal downloads triple

One of the side effects of winning an Academy Award for best picture is experiencing an uptick in piracy.

By March 4, 2014

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Hulu cracks down on VPNs, blocks international users

Australians trying to access streaming service Hulu may find themselves blocked, with the site now locking out those streaming content via VPN.

By April 28, 2014

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'The Hobbit': The most-pirated movie of 2013

Fans of Bilbo Baggins, Gandalf, and the Dwarves of Erebor download the film a whopping 8.4 million times making it No. 1 in the top 10 most pirated movies list.

By January 2, 2014

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The Pirate Bay sets sail for Norway, Spain after Sweden sinks ship

The site's bandwidth was being funded by the Swedish Pirate Party, but fear of a lawsuit forced that organization to stop paying for the service.

By February 26, 2013