Pirate’s Treasure: How the World’s Leading Torrent Site Pirate Bay Amassed $4.5 Million in Bitcoin

Pirate's Treasure: How the World's Leading Torrent Site Pirate Bay Amassed $4.5 Million in BitcoinThe Pirate Bay has been the world’s most popular torrent web portal for the last eighteen years. Despite a few hiccups during that time, the site remains accessible via mirrors and proxy websites. In addition to remaining online, Pirate Bay has been accepting bitcoin for donations since 2013 acquiring more than $4.5 million worth since […]
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BitTorrent Acquires Live Streaming Service DLive, Launches BitTorrent X Ecosystem

BitTorrent Acquires Live Streaming Service DLive, Launches BitTorrent X Ecosystem

Decentralized file-sharing protocol BitTorrent has announced its acquisition of live streaming platform DLive.tv. The acquisition will lead to the complete migration of the entire BitTorrent services to BitTorrent X, a conglomerate of decentralized storage, data protocols, and content distribution platforms. BitTorrent X will be supported by BitTorrent File System, or BTFS, a next-generation infrastructure for […]

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