Saturday, August 30, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Intel Hopes To Improve Its Mobile Business With Ex-Qualcomm exec
Kingston HyperX Demos DDR4 Memory at PAX Prime
Corsair and ASUS Fastest DDR4 Memory Kit
Intel Unleashes its First 8-Core Desktop Processor For Gaming
Samsung Partners with Nike On Running App
Samsung Applied for Samsung Quantum Dot TV Trademark
New iPhones Expected at Sept. 9 Event
Google Tests Drones For Delivery Of Goods
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > General Computing > RIAA Ca...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, December 19, 2011
RIAA Caught Downloading Torrents


Users within the IP address range of the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) have been reportedly using BitTorrent to download copyrighted material.

The website YouHaveDownloaded, which tracks public fingerprints of approximately 20 percent of the world's BitTorrent traffic, exposed that IPs of RIAA were used to share copyrighted material. According to the website TorrentFreak, files downloaded include the complete albums of Jay-Z's "American Gangster" and Kanye West's "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy," as well as seasons one through five of the TV show Dexter, an HD version of a Law and Order: SVU episode, and two different audio apps.

"All in all, quite an astonishing revelation for an outfit that wants to disconnect copyright infringers from the Internet, " TorrentFreak commented.

TorrentFreak also reporetd that "there are BitTorrent pirates" at Sony, Universal and Fox. A few days earlier it was revealed that torrents are being downloaded in the palace of French President Nicholas Sarkozy.

RIAA has not commented on the story.


Previous
Next
Google+ Updated With Some Improvements        All News        Samsung Files New Claims Against Apple
Google+ Updated With Some Improvements     General Computing News      Samsung Files New Claims Against Apple

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
End Of An Era For Sony's PSP
U.S. Releases Trade Report On Worst Copyright Offenders
Search Engines Encouraging Online Content Infringement: MPAA
Sony Partners With More Game Developers to Expand Independent Game Portfolio for All PlayStation Platforms
U.K Court To Block Torrent Sites
Illegal P2P Music Downloads Dropped in 2012
RIAA Says Google's Move to Demote Pirate Sites Doesn't Work
China, Russia and Ukraine Fail To Protect IP, RIAA Says
RIAA, Music Companies And Online Retailers Launch Music Web site
Music Industry Groups Reach Agreement on Royalty Rates and Standards
Sony Launches UMD Passport Program
Panasonic to Reduce PDP TV Production

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .