Archive for the ‘BitTorrent’ Category

Think NSA Snooping Is Bad? Check Out MPAA Theater Security

November 15th, 2013
Think NSA Snooping Is Bad? Check Out MPAA Theater Security
Hollywood studios are urging theater operators to crack down on in-theater camcording with the deployment of night-vision goggles, low-light binoculars and security cameras. What's more, the latest version of the Motion Picture Association of America's "Best Practices to Prevent Film ...
    






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Forget About Google: MPAA Reveals Places to Score Illicit Torrents

October 28th, 2013
Forget About Google: MPAA Reveals Places to Score Illicit Torrents
The Motion Picture Association of America is always quick to swipe at Google for pointing to a plethora of pirate sites and torrent files via its popular search engine. Yet a month after the Hollywood studios released a study criticizing ...
    






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MPAA Claims Victory as File-Sharing Service IsoHunt Shuts Down

October 17th, 2013
MPAA Claims Victory as File-Sharing Service IsoHunt Shuts Down
The operator of the popular file-sharing service isoHunt, which the courts have declared a massive copyright scofflaw, is shutting down to settle a long-running lawsuit from the Motion Picture Association of America, according to court records.
    






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