Pirate Bay co-founder and former spokesperson Peter Sunde plans to run for European Parliament next year on the Finnish Pirate Bay ticket.
Anyone foolhardy enough to download content from file-sharing service BitTorrent is likely to find their activity's being monitored within hours.
TorrentFreak has just released its report on the most pirated games of 2011.
A glaring security flaw's been uncovered in Skype and other VoIP systems, potentially allowing hackers to access users' identities, locations and even files.
The price of textbooks is a problem in higher education that cannot be ignored. Since students are receiving little help from the education and copyright systems, Internet pirates have stepped in to help.
On Saturday US authorities began seizing more domain names allegedly associated with copyright infringement and counterfeiting.
The method of distribution amongst file sharing sites is continuously evolving.
As the battle wages on between the music industry and those who download tracks without paying, it’s clear record execs are having a hard time getting a handle on the situation.
Indie band "Sick of Sarah" has managed to break a million (legal) album downloads on BitTorrent.
A tiny group of users is responsible for the great majority of BitTorrent activity, according to Spanish researchers.
Despite all the hoopla over illegal BitTorrent sites, that's not where the majority of piracy activity is taking place. In fact, despite huge efforts to curb it, the availability of direct downloads continues to fuel the most online piracy.
The MPAA and Dutch-based BREIN have reportedly executed a mass BitTorrent and NZB crackdown by unceremoniously kicking 29 sites offline.
The latest iteration of the cross-platform Tribler BitTorrent client offers a "revolutionary decentralized" approach to file sharing.
A huge file-sharing legal case has been slashed in size, with over 4,400 defendants being let off the hook.
A group of cyber activists are working to create a decentralized, BitTorrent-powered DNS system that exchanges data via peer-to-peer, cross-platform transfers.
Agents from at least three federal entities have unceremoniously seized a domain that hosted a BitTorrent meta-search engine.
Shock, horror: loads of publicly-available data has been, er, leaked to the public on BitTorrent.
Hurt Locker producer Voltage Pictures has filed a widely-anticipated lawsuit against illegal file sharers.