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This page contains all the news items for the month of August 2018.

 

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TorrentFreak: News Website Blocked as Piracy, Hacking Resource

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News website wrongly blocked for being a piracy, hacking resource ... Read more ...
Aug
31
2018



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Blu-ray, Ultra HD Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending August 18, 2018

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DVD, Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending August 18, 2018 ... Read more ...
Aug
29
2018



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Weekly News Roundup (August 26, 2018)

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Weekly News Roundup for the week ending August 26, 2018 ... Read more ...
Aug
26
2018



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MPAA Boss: Piracy Is Symptom of a 'Toxic', 'Broken' Internet

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MPAA chief Charles Rivkin urges legislators and online platforms to address piracy issue if they want to fix the broken Internet ... Read more ...
Aug
26
2018



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Blu-ray, Ultra HD Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending August 11, 2018

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DVD, Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending August 11, 2018 ... Read more ...
Aug
23
2018



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Disney Warns Against 'Overzealous Copyright Holders', Not Talking About Self

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Disney fire off irony-laden response to lawsuit that claims the studio is a hypocrite when it comes to respecting copyright ... Read more ...
Aug
21
2018



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Weekly News Roundup (August 19, 2018)

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Weekly News Roundup for the week ending August 19, 2018 ... Read more ...
Aug
19
2018



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GOG: Game Streaming Is Just Like DRM

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GOG talks about game streaming, and the reluctance of big publishers in embracing the DRM-free movement ... Read more ...
Aug
18
2018



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Australia's Piracy Site Blockade Shows Unexpected Results

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Pirate site blocking has decreased the piracy rate, but the amount of pirated downloads has increased ... Read more ...
Aug
16
2018



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Blu-ray, Ultra HD Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending August 4, 2018

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DVD, Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending August 4, 2018 ... Read more ...
Aug
15
2018



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Weekly News Roundup (August 12, 2018)

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Weekly News Roundup for the week ending August 12, 2018 ... Read more ...
Aug
12
2018



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More ROM Sites to Close Following Nintendo's Recent Crackdown

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A chilling effect following Nintendo's recent lawsuit has forced a major ROM site to stop offering ROM downloads ... Read more ...
Aug
11
2018



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New Study Shows Innovation, Not Enforcement, Key to Solving Piracy Puzzle

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Study confirms link between better legal alternatives and a reduction in piracy, but fails to find similar links in relation to legal enforcement. Also, pirates buy more legal content than people who do not pirate ... Read more ...
Aug
10
2018



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Blu-ray, Ultra HD Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending July 28, 2018

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DVD, Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending July 28, 2018 ... Read more ...
Aug
8
2018



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Weekly News Roundup (August 5, 2018)

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Weekly News Roundup for the week ending August 5, 2018 ... Read more ...
Aug
5
2018



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CBS All Access and Showtime Streaming to Top 8 Million Subscribers by 2019

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CBS's streaming platforms doing better than expected, new Star Trek's series to boost CBS All Access ... Read more ...
Aug
5
2018



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NPD: 17% of U.S. Consumers Only Watch Streaming Video-On-Demand

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Nearly 1 in 5 Americans abandoning rentals and disc/digital purchases in favour of SVOD ... Read more ...
Aug
4
2018



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Blu-ray, Ultra HD Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending July 21, 2018

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DVD, Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray sales stats for the week ending July 21, 2018 ... Read more ...
Aug
1
2018