Neowin News Feed for: Bpi Neowin News Feed for: Bpi en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 British public against 10 year prison terms for online piracy <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" 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="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 14 Jan 2016 10:36:01 +0000 EZTV and YIFY-Torrents latest in series of UK ISP blockades <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" 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="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Tue, 23 Jul 2013 10:20:25 +0000 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="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Fri, 30 Nov 2012 12:34:02 +0000 BT handed 100,000 file-sharer's 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="">Read more...</a> (Sam Alderwick) Tue, 29 Sep 2009 22:26:03 +0000 How 136 file sharers 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="">Read more...</a> (Dave Legg) Sat, 05 Sep 2009 01:18:38 +0000 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="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Wed, 03 Sep 2008 15:24:33 +0000