February 21st, 2014 by Music Ally


Interesting scenes on Twitter, which appears to have implemented a block on users clicking on links to filesharing service KickassTorrents.

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February 17th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Online storage site Putlocker has made frequent appearances in lists of 'notorious' piracy sites in recent years, thanks to its ability to store

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February 3rd, 2014 by Music Ally

Last year saw growing awareness and action around "ad-sponsored piracy" – the appearance of ads from big brands on filesharing websites, and pressure from music rightsholders on those brands and their...

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January 21st, 2014 by Music Ally

The question of whether filesharing is a good thing for musicians and the music industry provokes a range of reactions from rightsholders, although we’d say more eye-rolling than real anger.

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December 4th, 2013 by Music Ally


The stage was set this week for a high-profile online piracy case involving filesharing site Hotfile and major movie studios.

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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.

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November 1st, 2013 by Music Ally

Well, not IsoHunt itself – founder Gary Fung shut the filesharing site down recently after lengthy legal battles, and isn't bringing it back any time soon.

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August 27th, 2013 by Music Ally


One to put in Irony Corner – a number of filesharing sites have been cloned and claim they are being held to ransom.

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August 23rd, 2013 by Music Ally


David Hasselhoff doesn't feature in the 'Baywatch' study published yesterday by a team of Dutch researchers.

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