File Sharing Website

  • Pirate Bay launches a mobile site, makes it easier for users to browse torrents on the go July 26, 2014

    New Delhi: File-sharing website Pirate Bay has launched a mobile site to make it easier for users to torrent on the go, reports Torrent Freak. Named The Mobile Bay, the new mobile-optimised site has an updated interface which is easier to navigate. Earlier mobile users were presented with a smaller version...
  • Megaupload's Kim Dotcom launches new site 'Mega', says it's legal January 19, 2013

    Auckland: Kim Dotcom, founder of outlawed file-sharing website Megaupload, said his new "cyberlocker" was not revenge on US authorities who planned a raid on his home, closed Megaupload and charged him with online piracy for which he faces jail if found guilty. Dotcom said his new offering, Mega.co.nz, which will launch...
  • Cambodia arrests Pirate Bay co-founder September 3, 2012

    Cambodia: Cambodian police have arrested a co-founder of file-sharing website The Pirate Bay and are preparing his extradition to Sweden, where he was convicted of violating copyright laws. Police said Monday that Gottfrid Svartholm Warg was arrested at a home he was renting in Phnom Penh. National police spokesman Kirth Chantharith said...
  • Pirate Bay snapped up by Swedish software firm June 30, 2009

    Stockholm: Swedish software company Global Gaming Factory X AB said on Tuesday it had agreed to buy free file-sharing website The Pirate Bay, and that it would find ways to compensate copyright owners for downloaded material. The four Swedish men behind the website were sentenced in April to one year in...