A torrent site wants to be the new academic library
A couple of U.S. academics have proposed their own way of sharing research among themselves.
Louis C.K.'s 1998 directorial debut hits the Web
Who needs distributors when you've got the Internet and a million fans?
Swedish man slapped with $650,000 fine for film piracy
A former torrent site moderator uploaded more than 500 films—but he's only paying for one.
Project X tops the list of 2012's most-pirated movies
The party flick beat out heavyweights like The Dark Knight Rises and Mission: Impossible: Ghost Protocol, according to stats compiled by TorrentFreak.
New Statesman and Ai Weiwei challenge China's "Great Firewall"
Well-known artist and dissident Ai Weiwei edited the latest issue of the magazine, which is available for free in China via file-sharing networks.
BitTorrent site Filesoup shuts down
After nine years, one of the Web’s first torrenting sites bites the dust.