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You won't believe what the Vatican is pirating

Justin reveals what news site Torrent Freak has uncovered about the download history of a computer residing in the Vatican.

By Apr. 10, 2013

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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 Oct. 15, 2012

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Pirate Bay to sue antipiracy site for pirating its design

An antipiracy group may find itself in legal trouble after borrowing the look of the Pirate Bay Web site for a new campaign.

By Feb. 14, 2013

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Antipirates attacked for pirating NFL game

The Web fulminates when it is revealed that executives from VEVO--vehement music industry antipirates--played a pirated stream of an NFL playoff game at a party. VEVO claims it left its Wi-Fi unsupervised. Have we heard that argument before?

By Feb. 11, 2012

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Three sites seized after pirating Android apps, DOJ says

The government agency says the sites were allowing users to illegally download copyrighted Android applications.

By Aug. 22, 2012

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Android app pirates plead guilty to copyright infringement

The Justice Department makes its first ever conviction against counterfeit mobile app distributors. The men that ran the AppBucket Web site reportedly distributed more than one million copyrighted apps.

By Mar. 24, 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 Jan. 2, 2014

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Microsoft touts study showing the cost of pirated software

The study claims consumers will spend $25 billion, and waste a collective 1.2 billion hours, fixing problems created by malware on pirated software.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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Correction: Appeals court sides with RIAA, Jammie Thomas owes $222,000

An earlier version of this report incorrectly stated that Jammie Thomas-Rasset acknowledged pirating. A judge concluded that Thomas-Rasset had lied about the possibility that her boyfriend and children were the ones that illegally uploaded songs to the Web.

By Sep. 11, 2012

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Comcast reportedly cooking up new anti-piracy scheme

The new approach would target people illegally downloading copyrighted content by displaying a message with links to buy or rent the item legally, says Variety.

By Aug. 6, 2013