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No, ExtraTorrent Has Not Been Resurrected
Posted on Wednesday May 24, 2017

Just days after ExtraTorrent closed its doors, various sites popped up claiming to be the popular torrent site resurrected. Some even go as far as stating they're operated by former staffers, which was quickly picked up by the press. In reality, however, the widely covered copycat appears to be a Pirate Bay mirror with an ExtraTorrent skin.

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Alleged KickassTorrents Founder Released on Bail
Posted on Tuesday May 23, 2017

Artem Vaulin, the alleged owner of KickassTorrents, has been released from prison on bail. The Ukrainian will be able to await the extradition procedure as a relatively free man. He currently lives in a rented apartment where he was reunited with his wife and young son.

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Malicious Subtitles Threaten Kodi, VLC and Popcorn Time Users, Researchers Warn
Posted on Tuesday May 23, 2017

Millions of people risk having their devices and systems compromised by malicious subtitles, Check Point researchers revealed today. The threat comes from a previously undocumented vulnerability which affects users of popular streaming software, including Kodi, Popcorn-Time, and VLC. Developers of the applications have already applied fixes or will do so soon.

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Reddit’s Piracy Sub-Reddit Reopens After Mutiny Shutdown
Posted on Tuesday May 23, 2017

A popular section of Reddit devoted to piracy discussion was shut down last night following a dispute that boiled over into mutiny. After being helped by Reddit's admins, the people now in charge of /r/piracy say that a former moderator went rogue, promoting his own 'fake' websites, while holding threads hostage and censoring critique.

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Now Anyone Can Embed a Pirate Movie in a Website
Posted on Monday May 22, 2017

Vodlocker.to is offering an interesting service that not only provides streaming movies and TV shows in the browser but also allows them to be published anywhere on the web. After entering the movie's IMDb number, users get an embed code which can be entered into any web page, where the movie will play in a YouTube-like window. There's even support for Chromecast.

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