Rightscorp is one of the companies building a business tackling piracy on behalf of music, film and other creative industries’ rightsholders – including by identifying people suspected of illegal downloads,...
February 25th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog
July 2nd, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
Russian social network vKontakte has been a fixture on ‘notorious’ piracy markets lists provided by Western rightsholders for some time now. However, this week the company signed a memorandum...
June 13th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
There is a common image of anti-piracy measures that brings to mind a sledgehammer connecting with a nut – but new service Muso is suggesting a more touchy-feel approach will work better. With a UK government...
March 11th, 2014 by Music Ally
Arguing against the implementation of anti-piracy measures in Australia, Google has told the country’s government that the real problem is lack of attractive legal alternatives.
March 7th, 2014 by Music Ally
Following the news yesterday of Italian authorities cracking down on 46 pirate domains, Dutch anti-piracy body BREIN has announced it pulled the plug on over 500 torrent
November 22nd, 2013 by Music Ally
One to file in Irony Corner as users of a filesharing site are “up in arms” as it was revealed to be a “honeypot” that was collecting data.
November 15th, 2013 by Music Ally
Google has been ordered to ensure images of a notorious orgy involving former Formula One boss Max Mosley do not keep reappearing on its search engine.
September 13th, 2013 by Music Ally
A researcher at the Australian Monash University has published a report analysing the success (or lack of it) of graduated-response anti-piracy schemes.
July 25th, 2013 by Music Ally
Virtual Private Network (VPN) service iPredator was launched in 2009 as a response from The Pirate Bay to the IPRED anti-piracy legislation in Sweden.