Global Release Day plays across the world

Jul 10, 2015
Fridays are now the day that new music becomes available in 45 countries.
Posted In: music industry, piracy, Music

Pushing back against a new wave of piracy

Jun 30, 2015
Popcorn Time streams TV shows and films for free — and it's especially tough to shut down.
Posted In: movies, digital, Internet, piracy

Record industry fights piracy with new global release day

Feb 27, 2015
You may not know it, but different countries used to have different release days for new albums.
Posted In: album, Music, piracy

A new product from a notorious name in entertainment

Nov 18, 2014
BitTorrent aims to give musicians the power to sell directly to fans.
Posted In: bittorrent, piracy

Atop the Iron Throne of pirated TV

Jun 27, 2014
Soccer, Westeros, meth.
Posted In: piracy, streaming tv, World Cup

A new plan to fight piracy online: Take away those ad dollars

Jul 17, 2013
Content providers -- like Disney or Fox -- are now asking companies delivering online ads -- the Googles of the world -- to stop working with websites that allow illegal file sharing.
Posted In: Google, piracy, copyright, online advertising

Piracy threat grows in Nigeria, West Africa

Jun 21, 2013
A new report out this week shows that while pirate attacks off the Somali coast have plummeted, there's a growing threat on the other side of the continent.
Posted In: piracy, Africa, Nigeria, Somalia

Six strikes, then what? A look into the new Copyright Alert System

Mar 1, 2013
What happens when you reach 'strike six' of the new Copyright Alert System, a program launched by several Internet service providers to curb online piracy?
Posted In: Internet, piracy, Tech

How the U.S. was formed by smuggling and piracy

Feb 28, 2013
A new book explores how smuggling and piracy were a financial foundation of colonial American society.
Posted In: history, American Revolution, piracy

Internet piracy rehab: The latest push to curb illegal downloads

Feb 27, 2013
Internet service providers roll out a 'six strikes' policy to educate rather than punish people for illegal downloads.
Posted In: piracy, Internet, Tech