Introduction of newsfeed adds to site redesign and mobile-first strategy that has seen a 161 per cent rise in traffic year-on-year
BitTorrent Client Devs Work on Bitcoin Integration
The people behind FrostWire are working hard to implement Bitcoin support in their BitTorrent client. In addition to letting users donate to content creators and tracker owners from within the client, they are also integrating a Bitcoin wallet into the BitTorrent client. The FrostWire team hopes oth
Authorities in South Africa have made their first ever arrest of an online movie pirate. The individual, said to have been identified by a hacker employed by an anti-piracy company, is reported to have uploaded a "high profile" local movie to The Pirate Bay. But with the anti-piracy outfit currently
The Pirate Bay was forced to switch domains earlier this week but today the torrent site reached its final destination for now. A few moments ago TPB landed in Peru with words of caution for its adversaries. Speaking with TorrentFreak, a Pirate Bay spokesman said a new system currently under develop
To address the rights of victimized copyright holders, the U.S. Government has recently obtained a secret court order. The sealed order allows it to share Megaupload evidence with industry trade groups who may want to take legal action. At the same time, however, the Government refuses to assist fo
This Was the News Week from Hell
Want to have fun with a news story? Just wait six hours. It'll turn worse than you ever expected.
Actually, the "birth certificate dispute" "centers on" some people's being obsessive racist lunatics who can't even leave a family tragedy alone during the Christmas holidays. The blog is happy to correct such errors.