Neowin News Feed for: Bpi https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/bpi/ Neowin News Feed for: Bpi en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net British public against 10 year prison terms for online piracy https://www.neowin.net/news/british-public-against-10-year-prison-terms-for-online-piracy/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2014/12/1_piracy_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The results of a public consultation carried out by the UK Government show that the majority of people are against an increase in the sentence for online piracy from two to ten years. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/british-public-against-10-year-prison-terms-for-online-piracy">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Thu, 14 Jan 2016 10:36:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/british-public-against-10-year-prison-terms-for-online-piracy EZTV and YIFY-Torrents latest in series of UK ISP blockades https://www.neowin.net/news/eztv-and-yify-torrents-latest-in-series-of-uk-isp-blockades/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://www.neowin.net/images/uploaded/piracykeybaord_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>Following yesterdays news on blocking porn through ISP filters for UK citizens, anti-piracy group FACT has won a court order to block two more torrent sites, citing &quot;mass access to infringing content&quot; <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/eztv-and-yify-torrents-latest-in-series-of-uk-isp-blockades">Read more...</a> steven.parker@neowin.net (Steven Parker) Tue, 23 Jul 2013 10:20:25 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/eztv-and-yify-torrents-latest-in-series-of-uk-isp-blockades Pirate Party UK defies record industry demand for Pirate Bay proxy shutdown https://www.neowin.net/news/pirate-party-uk-defies-record-industry-demand-for-pirate-bay-proxy-shutdown/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1323574724pirate_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>The UK Pirate Party has denied the record industry&#039;s demand to shut down its Pirate Bay proxy. This proxy remains one of the few ways by which some UK residents can access the file sharing site. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/pirate-party-uk-defies-record-industry-demand-for-pirate-bay-proxy-shutdown">Read more...</a> vlad@neowin.net (Vlad Dudau) Fri, 30 Nov 2012 12:34:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/pirate-party-uk-defies-record-industry-demand-for-pirate-bay-proxy-shutdown BT handed 100,000 file-sharer's IP addresses from BPI https://www.neowin.net/news/bt-handed-100000-file-sharers-ip-addresses-from-bpi/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1675304930bt.png" alt="" /></div>The BPI have accused BT of not doing enough to prevent music piracy, after handing them 100,000 IP addresses of users allegedly caught sharing copyrighted files, according to an article by TorrentFreak posted yesterday. BT... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/bt-handed-100000-file-sharers-ip-addresses-from-bpi">Read more...</a> sam.alderwick@neowin.net (Sam Alderwick) Tue, 29 Sep 2009 22:26:03 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/bt-handed-100000-file-sharers-ip-addresses-from-bpi How 136 file sharers became 7 million https://www.neowin.net/news/how-136-filesharers-became-7-million/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/nw_dailynews.gif" alt="" /></div>Can we trust official governmental figures on file sharing? According to an enquiry by the BBC, the answer to this question is no. A recent governmental report puts the number of UK file sharers at... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/how-136-filesharers-became-7-million">Read more...</a> davelegg@neowin.net (Dave Legg) Sat, 05 Sep 2009 01:18:38 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/how-136-filesharers-became-7-million eMusic rattles ISPs over legal downloads https://www.neowin.net/news/emusic-rattles-isps-over-legal-downloads/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/217787662.png" alt="" /></div>The boss of Apple's iTunes nearest rival eMusic has warned that recent deals struck between the music industry and UK internet providers could threaten the existence of legal sites. eMusic CEO David Pakman told the... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/emusic-rattles-isps-over-legal-downloads">Read more...</a> daniel@neowin.net (Daniel Fleshbourne) Wed, 03 Sep 2008 15:24:33 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/emusic-rattles-isps-over-legal-downloads