The seventh season of Game of Thrones has brought tears and joy to HBO this summer.
It was the most-viewed season thus far, with record-breaking TV ratings. But on the other hand, HBO and Game of Thrones were plagued by hacks, leaks, and piracy, of course.
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It’s not uncommon for torrent sites to suffer downtime due to technical issues. That happens pretty much every day.
But when close to a dozen large sites go offline, people start to ask questions.
This is exactly what happened this week. As reported previously, The Pirate Bay was hard to reach earlier, Game of ThronesTechnology Read More
For many people Kim Dotcom is synonymous with Megaupload, the file-sharing giant that was taken down by the U.S. Government early 2012.
While Megaupload is no more, the New Zealand Internet entrepreneur is working on a new file-sharing site. Initially dubbed Megaupload 2, the new service will be called K.im, and Game of ThronesTechnology Read More
The Pirate Bay was unreachable for several hours today, after it already experienced connectivity issues on Monday and Tuesday.
Today’s downtime was due to a DDoS attack, we were informed, and at the time of writing the site is working fine again.
What’s interesting, though, is that the site’s connectivity issues earlier Film & TVGame of Thrones Read More
The seventh season of Game of Thrones has been the most-viewed thus far, with record-breaking TV ratings.
Traditionally, the season finale is among the most-viewed episodes of the season. This is true on official channels, but also on pirate sites.
Despite numerous legal options, Game of Thrones remains extremely popular among pirates. Film & TVGame of Thrones Read More
Tonight, August 26, at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Floyd Mayweather Jr. will finally meet UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor in what is being billed as the biggest fight in boxing history.
Although tickets for inside the arena are still available for those with a lot of money to burn, Film & TVGame of ThronesTechnology Read More
Trouble continues for HBO as another episode of the popular Game of Thrones series has just leaked online, days ahead of the official premiere.
Copies of the sixth episode of the current season, titled ‘Death is the Enemy,’ are currently circulating on various streaming portals, direct download, and torrent sites.
The first Film & TVGame of ThronesTechnology Read More
Streaming video platforms were meant to put choice back in the hands of the viewer. They’d be able to watch the content they wanted, when they wanted. But the growing fragmentation of the on-demand market threatens to leave consumers worse off.
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Over the past several years, Game of Thrones has become synonymous with fantastic drama and story telling on the one hand, and Internet piracy on the other. It’s the most pirated TV show in history, hands down.
With the new season well underway, another GoT drama began to unfold early August Film & TVGame of ThronesTechnology Read More
Late July, news broke that a hacker, or hackers, had compromised the network of the American cable and television network HBO.
Those responsible contacted reporters, informing them about the prominent breach, and leaked files surfaced on the dedicated website Winter-leak.com.
The website wasn’t around for long, but last week the hackers reached Film & TVGame of ThronesTechnology Read More