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Cities: Skylines publisher isn't overly concerned by piracy

Following a successful launch for Cities: Skylines, publisher Paradox Interactive noticed a significant increase in the amount of people who are pirating the game. Rather than giving the gaming world an unnecessary lecture on why piracy is destroying the gaming industry,…

These are the most pirated movies and TV shows of 2014

Game of Thrones is the 'most-pirated TV show of the year' for the third consecutive time. This according to estimates compiled by TorrentFreak, which says the HBO drama’s season finale was torrented 8.1 million times during 2014. The Walking Dead…

Google removes popular Pirate Bay apps from Play Store

Google has sent takedown e-mails to developers who allegedly contravened its Play Store's content policy by infringing on intellectual property provisions. The apps in question include “The Pirate Bay Proxy", “The Pirate Bay Premium", “The Pirate Bay Mirror” and “PirateApp",…