The Music Industry Sued Aurous, the Popcorn Time for Music, Hours After Release
While like Popcorn Time in every other way, the RIAA says it pulled from illegal Russian filesharing sites instead of BitTorrent.
Police Could Charge a Data Center in the Largest Child Porn Bust Ever
It’s an “innovative” way to fight file sharers, says one investigator, but will depend on whether employees knew the activity was taking place.
Italy's New Wave Scene Was the Product of Vintage Filesharing
Long before Joseph Gorden-Levitt's hitRECord, where creatives upload unfinished content in an attempt to produce collaborative work, squatters from northern Italy were making their own crowdsourced art and music projects.
What the First Legit Study of Illegal BitTorrent Downloading Means for Stealing
An academic study out this month is a good first whack aimed to chip away at the glaring absence of data on illegal file-sharing.
BitTorrent's Battle Against Itself
By revolutionizing how we share stuff, BitTorrent also backed itself into a corner that it now seems desperate to escape from—using the same tools that made it what it is.