Most pirated TV shows of 2020

The Mandalorian was the most pirated TV show of 2020, taking the spot left vacant after the final season of Game of Thrones aired in 2019, TorrentFreak reported. It should come as no surprise that Disney’s hit Star Wars spin-off series was a popular BitTorrent...

Google explains what caused Gmail and YouTube outage

Google diagnosed a widespread outage that knocked out major services earlier this week, such as Gmail and YouTube, as a mistake with its system for identifying people online. Alphabet Inc.’s Google has several tools that enable it to verify and track...

South Africa’s piracy crackdown concerns

South African ISPs would struggle to monitor user traffic for illegal downloads and streaming without substantial impacts on their network performance and the prices of broadband packages. This is according to the Internet Services Providers’ Association (ISPA) – an...