News "Piracy" July 2012 News Archive

Date Select

2012   
2013    2014    2015    2016    2017    2018    2019   
January    February    March    April    May    June   
July    August    September    October    November    December   

Description

This page contains all the news items for the tag "Piracy" for the month of July 2012. To view all news items without being the current tag filter, please click here.

 

News item teaser image

Record Companies Won't Share Pirate Bay Damages Reward With Artists

Posted by:
Record companies have no plans to compensate artists, creators and rightsholders for damages done to them by The Pirate Bay, despite being awarded more than half a million euros by the court ... Read more ...
Jul
30
2012



News item teaser image

Leaked RIAA Report: Downloads Account For Less Than A Third Of Music Piracy

Posted by:
Leaked RIAA report with stats collected by NPD shows that most pirated music do not come from online downloading, but rather, comes from hard-disk trading and CD burning/ripping ... Read more ...
Jul
30
2012



News item teaser image

British Music Stars Want Search Results Filtered To Stop Piracy

Posted by:
Elton John, Simon Cowell, Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend are among some of the biggest names in music in writing a letter to the British PM demanding tougher action on Internet piracy ... Read more ...
Jul
26
2012



News item teaser image

Blizzard Admits Diablo III 'Always-On' Requirement Was For Copy Protection

Posted by:
Blizzard co-founder finally admits in a public statement that "always-on" was designed, at least partially, for anti-piracy reasons, and that it's working well so far ... Read more ...
Jul
23
2012



News item teaser image

Weekly News Roundup (22 July 2012)

Posted by:
Weekly News Roundup for the week ending 22 July 2012 ... Read more ...
Jul
22
2012



News item teaser image

Study Show Pirates Happy To Go Legit, If Service Issues Resolved

Posted by:
Service, and not price, the key factor driving downloaders to piracy. While pirates may also be the best customers of legitimate content, a new study shows. ... Read more ...
Jul
20
2012



News item teaser image

BitTorrent Traffic Rise After The Pirate Bay Block

Posted by:
Dutch ISP reveals surprising data that shows BitTorrent traffic going up after the country blocked The Pirate Bay in February of this year, defeating the notion that these kinds of blocks actually prevent piracy ... Read more ...
Jul
6
2012