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Pirate Bay Transforms into The World’s Biggest Streaming Site
Posted on Friday February 05, 2016

Thanks to the brand new Torrents-Time browser plug-in The Pirate Bay has just transformed itself into the world's largest streaming video portal. The notorious torrent site now embeds 'Stream It!" links next to all video torrents enabling them to be played in a window without users ever having to leave the site.

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Movie Industry Demands €1.2 Billion Piracy Damages from Dutch Govt
Posted on Friday February 05, 2016

The Dutch movie industry is holding the local government responsible for the country's high piracy rates, claiming it tolerated and even encouraged unauthorized downloading for years. In response, a coalition of movie companies is demanding damages for the losses that they've suffered over the past decade, totaling more than a billion euros.

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PayPal Starts Banning VPN and SmartDNS Services
Posted on Friday February 05, 2016

After cutting off file-hosting sites and Usenet providers, PayPal is now taking aim at VPN and SmartDNS services. The payment processor states that services which can be used to bypass measures to prevent copyright infringement, such as geo-blockades, are violating its terms of service.

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MPAA Takes Over Popcorn Time Domain
Posted on Thursday February 04, 2016

The MPAA is now the owner of Popcorntime.io, the domain name which was the home of the most used Popcorn Time fork up until last November. The change of ownership suggests that the Hollywood group reached a settlement with one of the key developers, but has yet to comment on the recent developments.

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Google Targets Fake ‘Download’ and ‘Play’ Buttons
Posted on Thursday February 04, 2016

Google says it will go to war against the fake 'download' and 'play' buttons that attempt to deceive users on file-sharing and other popular sites. An extension of its 'Safe Browsing' initiative launched eight years ago and tweaked last November, the moves will see users increasingly warned when Google and Chrome users are faced with deceptive practices.

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