The study claims consumers will spend $25 billion, and waste a collective 1.2 billion hours, fixing problems created by malware on pirated software.
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.
In an effort to clear its name association with pirated movies, music, and games, the company BitTorrent works to set the record straight.
The application was hacked just a day or so after it officially launched with an eye on curbing Creative Suite piracy.
A major source for pirated versions of iOS apps went down for good today.
Weeks before the release of BlackBerry 10, stolen Android apps are reportedly being found and sold in RIM's app store.
Ever wonder which movies are illegally downloaded the most? Using data collected by TorrentFreak, this infographic shows the top 10, starting with Avatar.
A pirated DVD screener of the J.J. Abrams/Steven Spielberg movie "Super 8" appears online. A report suggests it is watermarked "H. Stern."
MegaUpload makes money the same way many legitimate sites do--through search, social media, ad networks, and online payment processors.
YouHaveDownloaded.com links BitTorrent downloads to IP address at French president's residential palace. Sarkozy is a strong proponent of anti-piracy legislation.