More BitTorrent Sites to Be Blocked in the UK at the Request of the BPI

British authorities are calling it a job well done, The Pirate Bay is blocked by most ISPs in the country, problem solved. Who cares if anyone that actually wants to visit the site can and that bypassing the ban is trivial? Justice has run its course, the copyright industry is saved. Continue reading

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Boxopus and Put.io “Download” Your Torrents to the Cloud

A couple of months ago, Boxopus made quite a splash by enabling users to “download” torrents directly to their Dropbox accounts. This was convenient for a lot of reasons, however Dropbox didn’t take kindly to this use of its API and blocked the service. Continue reading