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  • Investigation Targets Telegram & WhatsApp-Based Newspaper Pirates
    by Andy on September 23, 2019 at 10:32 AM

    An investigation in Italy is targeting people who not only upload pirated copies of news publications to WhatsApp and Telegram, but those who download them too. Three key providers of content have already been identified using marked content and there are threats to fine downloaders too. Source: TF, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons.

  • Top 10 Most Pirated Movies of The Week on BitTorrent – 09/23/19
    by Ernesto on September 23, 2019 at 7:23 AM

    The top 10 most downloaded movies on BitTorrent are in again. 'Spider-Man: Far from Home' tops the chart this week, followed by ‘Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw'. 'Toy Story 4' completes the top three. Source: TF, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons.

  • Pirate Bay is Not Getting Rich From Bitcoin Donations…
    by Ernesto on September 22, 2019 at 9:56 PM

    The Pirate Bay has accepted Bitcoin donations for more than six years. More recently, it added other cryptocoins as well. When we add up all the donations since late 2017, the income is relatively modest. But perhaps the site has a long-term strategy in mind? Source: TF, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons.

  • Anti-Piracy Outfit “Works With ISPs” to Monitor Pirate Consumption
    by Andy on September 22, 2019 at 11:52 AM

    While it's common knowledge that anti-piracy companies like to spy on the activities of pirates, ISPs aren't regularly linked with the same kind of activity. However, with help from ISPs, a UK-based anti-piracy company says it operates a system that monitors consumption of pirate content over broadband networks by providing the ISPs with piracy intelligence. Source: TF, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons.

  • House Judiciary Committee Doesn’t Want ‘DMCA-Style’ Safe Harbor in Trade Agreements
    by Ernesto on September 21, 2019 at 8:33 PM

    The House Judiciary Committee is concerned that including DMCA-style safe harbors in new trade agreements could become problematic. The Copyright Office is evaluating the effectiveness of the DMCA and may soon propose changes. That will be much more complex if the 20-year-old language is included in new trade deals, as is the case with the proposed United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement. Source: TF, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons.

  • MPA America Quietly Takes Over Yet More ‘Pirate’ IPTV Domains
    by Andy on September 21, 2019 at 12:11 PM

    Takedowns of big 'pirate' sites and services usually come with some fanfare and publicity but behind the scenes more subtle moves are afoot. The list of domains quietly being taken over by the recently-rebranded MPA America and/or the Alliance for Creativity and Entertainment continues to grow but with no formal announcements to match. Source: TF, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons.

  • Disney+ Will Come With a 7-day Free Trial
    by Luke Bouma on September 23, 2019 at 12:28 AM

    For some time we have known that Disney+ would offer a free trial. Now we can confirm that Disney+ will come with a 7-day free trial. So if you are on the fence about getting Disney+ you will be able to test it out before you pay. If you pre-order Disney+ now you can still […] The post Disney+ Will Come With a 7-day Free Trial appeared first on Cord Cutters News.

  • Cord Cutting This Week #153 – Amazon May Announce New Fire TV Sticks This Week, AT&T Could Lose Sinclair Locals, & More
    by Luke Bouma on September 22, 2019 at 2:25 PM

    Join Cord Cutters News every Saturday as we take a look back at some of the biggest Cord Cutting Stories from the past week. Now remember, these are my opinions on them and not an in-depth look at each story. If you would like to learn more about each story check out the links below. […] The post Cord Cutting This Week #153 – Amazon May Announce New Fire TV Sticks This Week, AT&T Could Lose Sinclair Locals, & More appeared first on Cord Cutters News.

  • Hollywood Declares War on IPTV as Multiple Services Are Shut Down
    by Luke Bouma on September 22, 2019 at 12:52 PM

    This week we saw a major network of IPTV services with over 50 million customers get shut down by a police action in Europe. Now Hollywood and the MPAA are getting into the action as they use copyright claims to take down multiple IPTV services. According to a report from TorrentFreak, multiple IPTV service domains […] The post Hollywood Declares War on IPTV as Multiple Services Are Shut Down appeared first on Cord Cutters News.

  • Spectrum Admits the Average Cable TV Customer Pays Over $180 a Month
    by Tmera Hepburn on September 22, 2019 at 11:31 AM

    For some time now the argument against cord cutting has been the idea that you can save money by getting a cable TV package for under $100 a month. Now Spectrum seems to have hurt that argument by admitting that the average Spectrum customer pays $180.42 for Internet and TV. Recently Spectrum struck a deal […] The post Spectrum Admits the Average Cable TV Customer Pays Over $180 a Month appeared first on Cord Cutters News.

  • Sony Sells Seinfeld’s Cable Rights to Viacom
    by Luke Bouma on September 22, 2019 at 1:13 AM

    Today Viacom has announced that it has purchased rights to air the Emmy and Golden Globe-winning show Seinfeld on cable from Sony Pictures. This gives Viacom exclusive cable TV rights for all 180 episodes of the iconic series beginning in October 2021. With this deal, you will begining in late 2021 find Seinfeld airing on […] The post Sony Sells Seinfeld’s Cable Rights to Viacom appeared first on Cord Cutters News.

  • Sling TV Improves its Grid Guide on Roku But Ends Support For its Classic Guide
    by Luke Bouma on September 21, 2019 at 10:42 PM

    Yesterday Sling TV rolled out a significant update to its Roku Channel that dramatically improved its grid guide but also ended support for its classic guide. What you do get is an enhanced grid guide that lets you scroll through channels faster than you ever could have before.  This does address one of the main […] The post Sling TV Improves its Grid Guide on Roku But Ends Support For its Classic Guide appeared first on Cord Cutters News.