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Brave: A Privacy Focused Browser With Built-in Torrent Streaming
Posted on Sunday February 19, 2017

Brave is a new privacy and security focused web browser with built-in support for torrent downloading and streaming. The browser allows seasoned downloaders and complete novices to get their torrent fix instantly, without any hassle.

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Pirate Site With No Traffic Attracts 49m Mainly Bogus DMCA Notices
Posted on Sunday February 19, 2017

It's likely you've never heard of mp3toys.xyz since the site has very little traffic. However, thanks to a bungling anti-piracy outfit, the site is now the second most complained about 'pirate' site on the Internet, with Google receiving more than 49 million notices in just over six months.

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Is Megaupload’s ‘Crime’ a Common Cloud Hosting Practice?
Posted on Saturday February 18, 2017

Five years ago the US Government launched a criminal case against Megaupload and several of its former employees. One of the main allegations in the indictment is that the site only deleted links to copyright-infringing material, not the actual files. Interestingly, this isn't too far off from what cloud hosting providers such as Google Drive and Dropbox still do today.

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Kids Shouldn’t Use the Internet, Russia’s Site-Blocking Chief Says
Posted on Saturday February 18, 2017

The head of Rozcomnadzor, the body that oversees website-blocking in Russia, made a shocking statement this week. According to Alexander Zharov, children under ten years of age shouldn't use the Internet, and there's "nothing good" about a three-year-old who uses a tablet to watch cartoons.

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Judge Splits $750 Piracy Penalty Between BitTorrent Peers
Posted on Friday February 17, 2017

A District Court judge in Seattle has taken a novel approach in a series of default judgments targeting alleged BitTorrent pirates. Since the defendants are accused of sharing files in the same swarm, they should also share the penalty among each other, the judge argues. According to the order, these cases are not intended to provide a windfall to filmmakers.

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