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'Pokemon Go' hurts religious sentiments, claims PIL seeking ban on the game
India

'Pokemon Go' hurts religious sentiments, claims PIL seeking ban on the game

A PIL filed in the Gujarat High Court has sought ban on the popular game, Pokemon Go, as the app shows images of 'eggs' in the places of worship of various religions, thus hurting religious sentiments of many worshippers

BitTorrent's 'Altruistic mode' will force you to upload double of what you download
News & Analysis

BitTorrent's 'Altruistic mode' will force you to upload double of what you download

In an interesting move, BitTorrent, the company that owns the BitTorrent and uTorrent clients, has announced a new “altruistic” mode for their clients.

Indian ISPs have partnered with Torbox to provide high-speed torrent services: Report
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Indian ISPs have partnered with Torbox to provide high-speed torrent services: Report

some Indian ISPs have taken a rather unusual approach to the problem of torrents. ISPs including Sifi and Alliance Broadband have partnered with Torbox.net to offer so called “unlimited peering” services.

Torrent websites: New warning on blocked URLs may still fail to prevent piracy
News & Analysis

Torrent websites: New warning on blocked URLs may still fail to prevent piracy

A website blocked in India now hosts a new warning, which threatens to jail people accessing blocked URLs for 3 years and give a fine for Rs. 3 lakhs.

Dishoom's makers are trying to prevent a piracy leak; here's how
Entertainment

Dishoom's makers are trying to prevent a piracy leak; here's how

Varun Dhawan, John Abraham and Jacqueline Fernandez starrer Dishoom certainly doesn't want to go to Great Grand Masti and Udta Punjab way.

KickassTorrents is down, but Free Culture has these heroes
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KickassTorrents is down, but Free Culture has these heroes

There are those who believe that our cultural products, including books, movies, songs and games should be available for free so that as many people as possible can benefit from it.

You'll never keep KickAss down; piracy will always change base
News & Analysis

You'll never keep KickAss down; piracy will always change base

Sharing is in our nature. We’ve been ‘sharing’ our songs and movies since the days of the cassette tape and VCR, and maybe even earlier. We’ve been ‘sharing’ books long before that. How will shutting down KickAss achieve anything?

KickassTorrents shutdown shows Apple co-operates with authorities
News & Analysis

KickassTorrents shutdown shows Apple co-operates with authorities

Artem Vaulin of Ukraine was arrested in Poland based on a US complaint after logging into KickasTorrent's Facebook with the IP used for an iTunes purchase.

Fight against film piracy: Will Rajinikanth's 'Kabali' defeat the illegal download business?
Entertainment

Fight against film piracy: Will Rajinikanth's 'Kabali' defeat the illegal download business?

Will Kabali also fall prey to the rapacious film piracy industry? Or will the Rajinikanth starrer fight the menace?

'Great Grand Masti' leak spells more trouble for its makers than in 'Udta Punjab' case
Entertainment

'Great Grand Masti' leak spells more trouble for its makers than in 'Udta Punjab' case

Why the Great Grand Masti leak could spell a lot more trouble for its makers than it did for Udta Punjab

'Udta Punjab' film leak suspect nabbed
News & Analysis

'Udta Punjab' film leak suspect nabbed

In a breakthrough, Mumbai Police Cyber Cell has arrested a person from New Delhi who is allegedly linked to the online leak of the recent film "Udta Punjab" two days prior to its release, an official said here on Wednesday.

'Piracy di maa di': Bollywood is urging you to watch 'Udta Punjab' only in theatres
Entertainment

'Piracy di maa di': Bollywood is urging you to watch 'Udta Punjab' only in theatres

Bollywood celebrities have urged their fans not to watch the pirated version of Udta Punjab and instead watch it only in the theatres.

Applanet and SnappyzMarket owners plead guilty to piracy of applications worth over $18.7 Million
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Applanet and SnappyzMarket owners plead guilty to piracy of applications worth over $18.7 Million

Co-conspirators who distributed pirated copies of Android applications have plead guilty as part of the first ever mobile piracy marketplace prosecution.

Facebook Free Basics and Wikipedia Zero used to set up clandestine file-sharing network
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Facebook Free Basics and Wikipedia Zero used to set up clandestine file-sharing network

Angolan users found a novel way to exploit Facebook Free Basics and Wikipedia Zero by setting up a free, file-sharing network

Sonam Kapoor is disappointed with 'Neerja' piracy in Pakistan
Entertainment

Sonam Kapoor is disappointed with 'Neerja' piracy in Pakistan

Sonam Kapoor is disappointed with her Pakistani fans, who are watching pirated versions of her film Neerja.

Torrents-Time takes piracy to the next level with support for in-browser streaming
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Torrents-Time takes piracy to the next level with support for in-browser streaming

TorrentFreak reports that TorrentTime, a fork of the infamous PopcornTime program, has taken piracy to the next level by implementing a system that will let you stream pirated movies directly in your browser via the BitTorrent protocol.

India needs to be more aggressive in defending its territory, says Defence Min Parrikar
India

India needs to be more aggressive in defending its territory, says Defence Min Parrikar

India needs to be more aggressive in defending its territory, but the aggression should not be for its own sake, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Monday.

'Game of Thrones' hit by piracy from Twitter-owned app users
Entertainment

'Game of Thrones' hit by piracy from Twitter-owned app users

HBO's "Game of Thrones" has the dubious honor of being popular with both pirates and viewers.

Guess which nations download Game of Thrones illegally the most? This map tells you
Entertainment

Guess which nations download Game of Thrones illegally the most? This map tells you

Anti-piracy line Irdeto, has released a map revealing the countries that illegally download Games of Thrones the most.

Tamil film releases may be stopped briefly to evade piracy
India

Tamil film releases may be stopped briefly to evade piracy

The Tamil Film Producer's Council (TFPC) is likely to halt the releases of latest Tamil films for about three months to put movie pirates out of business.