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Popcorn Time Blames Hollywood For Its Popularity
Posted on Saturday August 29, 2015

Popcorn Time and its users continue to face pressure from copyright holders but the application's developers don't plan to cave in anytime soon. Instead, they're turning the tables, blaming Hollywood's lack of affordable legal options for Popcorn Time's success.

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First Netflix 4K Content Leaks to Torrent Sites
Posted on Friday August 28, 2015

Pirates have found a way to circumvent the 4K copy protection on Netflix, resulting in the first ultra high-definition leak. A copy of the first episode of Breaking Bad worth nearly 18 gigabytes is currently being traded on various torrent sites and more leaks are expected to appear in the future.

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Pirate Bay Founder Released From Jail But Immediately Re-Arrested
Posted on Friday August 28, 2015

Pirate Bay founder Gottfrid Svartholm was released from a Danish prison yesterday, only to be immediately re-arrested by police. The Swede is now expected to be extradited back to his home country where he will be returned to prison, but not before appearing in court today to appeal the decision.

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Tech Giants Want to Punish DMCA Takedown Abusers
Posted on Thursday August 27, 2015

The CCIA, which represents global tech firms including Google, Facebook and Microsoft, has published an extensive research paper on the future of copyright in the digital landscape. One of the main suggestions is to extent current copyright law, so that senders of wrongful DMCA takedown notices face serious legal consequences.

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Piracy: Hollywood’s Losing a Few Pounds, Who Cares?
Posted on Thursday August 27, 2015

Following news this week that a man is facing a custodial sentence after potentially defrauding the movie industry out of £120m, FACT Director General Kieron Sharp has been confronted with an uncomfortable truth. According to listeners contacting the BBC, the public has little sympathy with Hollywood.

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