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GTA V Plunders More Data Than Game of Thrones Pirates
Posted on Saturday April 18, 2015

The superb Grand Theft Auto V was finally released this week on PC, setting off a wave of desperation in those looking to obtain the game for free. After the first cracks appeared downloads mounted quickly, with GTA V pirates gobbling up more bandwidth in the first few hours than last weekend's initial wave of Game of Thrones pirates.

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Pirate Bay Reopens Registrations, Months After Raid
Posted on Saturday April 18, 2015

For the first time since the raid late last year, The Pirate Bay is allowing users to open new accounts again. Registrations have been closed for months due to security issues and to avoid the site from being flooded with fakes and spam.

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MPAA Wants Private Theaters in U.S. Embassies to Lobby Officials
Posted on Friday April 17, 2015

Emails from the Sony hack reveal that the MPAA asked its member studios to pay $165,000 each to upgrade the screening rooms of several U.S. embassies. American ambassadors could then utilize these private theaters as indirect lobbying tools by showing off Hollywood content to high level officials.

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TV Companies Will Sue VPN Providers “In Days”
Posted on Friday April 17, 2015

A pair of Internet providers who defied TV company demands to switch off their VPN services will be sued in the coming days. CallPlus and Bypass Network Services face legal action from media giants including Sky and TVNZ for allowing their customers to use a VPN to buy geo-restricted content.

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Pirate Bay’s Fredrik Neij Can’t Play Nintendo Classics In Prison
Posted on Friday April 17, 2015

Former Pirate Bay operator Fredrik Neij can't play games on his Nintendo 8-bit console in prison. The prison denied the request because there's no way to open the box to check it for concealed items, a decision the Pirate Bay operator is now appealing before the administrative court.

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