Piracy articles

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",…

The Witcher 3 on PC will come without any DRM

There's nothing that PC gamers hate more than restrictive anti-piracy measures (and bad console ports), so it will be welcome news that CD Projekt Red are completely ditching DRM for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. The developer posted an open…

Grooveshark gets added to Google's piracy search filter

Google has been filtering piracy related sites from its instant and autocomplete search functionality for a couple years, and now the company has added popular music streaming service Grooveshark to the list of sites that will no longer appear automatically…