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Can Torrents Power a More Democratic YouTube?

This teenage developer thinks so.
Jordan Pearson
7.12.16
Power

A Plugin Brings Streaming to the Pirate Bay, and Not Everyone Is Happy

Popcorn Time-like plugin allows users to easily "stream" content, prompting freeloading concerns
Leif Johnson
2.6.16
News

There's a Dark Web GitHub For Controversial Code

Just don't be an asshole now that you can code anonymously, okay?
Jordan Pearson
11.24.15
short circuit

The MPAA Killed Another Movie Torrent Site

YTS is gone for good, despite imitators claiming to be the real deal.
Rachel Pick
11.4.15
short circuit

The Guy Who Made BrowserPopcorn is Shutting It Down For Good

Developer Milan Kragujevic said he will replace the app with a legal movie recommendation service, citing legal pressure.
Rachel Pick
10.20.15
Apple Music

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.
Clinton Nguyen
10.14.15
thump news

Major Labels Are Already Suing The "Popcorn Time of Music" App, Aurous

If the RIAA gets what it wants, Aurous will have the same doomed fate as Grokster, Limewire and Grooveshark.
Alexander Iadarola
10.14.15
short circuit

Aurous Is BitTorrent Music for Your Dad

The decentralized music app is launching in alpha in the coming weeks.
Kari Paul
9.11.15
News

Popcorn Time's Era of Lawsuit-Free Piracy Is Over

16 Popcorn Time users are being sued for allegedly streaming a bad movie.
Jason Koebler
9.2.15
News

'Popcorn Time for Porn' Lets You Stop Giving Money to Shady Tube Sites

It doesn't necessarily make watching free porn online any easier, but it could be more ethical.
Jordan Pearson
6.8.15
Culture

Popcorn Time Is Opening Up Apple's Walled Garden

The Popcorn Time iOS app is about more than Popcorn Time.
Jordan Pearson
4.10.15
tech

Popcorn Time Is Just Like Netflix, Except Everything Is Pirated

The rise of Netflix has corresponded with a decline in piracy, largely due to ease of access. Sure, you can easily find countless hours of entertainment on any number of torrent websites and similar services. But torrents can be risky. Not anymore.
Yannick LeJacq
3.10.14
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