Netflix and YouTube now consume just over half of all downstream traffic in North America, according to a study by networking equipment company Sandvine.
As dissatisfaction with the NSA grows, so are secure chat options.
The queen of pop is using BitTorrent to distribute a free film and launch a new art project.
Online file locker services that, like Rapidshare, have a business model that provides an incentive to share copyright protected materials must monitor incoming links to discover infringing files, the German Federal Court of Justice has ruled.
The Pirate Bay introduced its own browser that can be used to circumvent censorship and blockades.
Cox, AT&T, other ISPs are fighting a court order in a copyright case, seeking to protect BitTorrent users from a legal fishing expedition.
After spending millions to buy licensed TV shows and movies, China's top online video site is facing a surge in piracy from a new crop of offenders threatening to cut into its business.
BitTorrent explores feature film distribution, opens file-syncing project to the public.
The popular BitTorrent site The Pirate Bay is now the number one destination for file-sharing on the Internet, despite numerous attempts to sink it over the years.
Released Tuesday, BitTorrent Live opens in beta as a new way to stream live content.