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Russia’s Largest Torrent Site Celebrates 13 Years Online in a Chinese Restaurant
Posted on Saturday September 23, 2017

RuTracker, Russia's largest torrent site, is celebrating its 13th year online. The huge site, which creates torrents at a rate of more than 170,000 per year, has more than 15 million registered members. Every single one over the age of 18 is invited to St. Petersburg tonight to enjoy a Chinese meal together.

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Roku Is Building Its Own Anti-Piracy Team
Posted on Friday September 22, 2017

Recent years have seen a rapid increase in the use of set-top boxes with pirate channels and add-ons. This has also affected Roku, but the popular media player is doing its best to keep its system pirate free. Two new job postings reveal that the company is putting together its own anti-piracy team.

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Block The Pirate Bay Within 10 Days, Dutch Court Tells ISPs
Posted on Friday September 22, 2017

Dutch Internet service providers Ziggo and XS4ALL have been ordered to block The Pirate Bay. A ruling handed down today by The Court of The Hague compels the ISPs to block the infamous site within 10 days or face significant fines. The blocks will remain in place pending a final decision from the Supreme Court.

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EU Piracy Report Suppression Raises Questions Over Transparency
Posted on Friday September 22, 2017

One of the most important aspects of online piracy is whether it affects sales. So, when the EU Commission spends 360,000 euros on a study to find out, one might think it would be useful to publish the results. Instead, Member of the European Parliament Julia Reda had to jump through hoops to obtain them. Why all the secrecy?

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Are Cryptocurrency Miners The Future for Pirate Sites?
Posted on Thursday September 21, 2017

Following in the footsteps of The Pirate Bay, streaming link search engine Alluc has also added a cryptocurrency miner, hoping to generate some extra revenue through its visitors. This begs the question: Are these cryptocurrency miners the future for pirate sites?

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