Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 30th Jun 2009 10:02 UTC, submitted by Cytor
Internet & Networking In what you can certainly call a surprise move, The Pirate Bay has been sold. Global Gaming Factory has announced that is has purchased the torrent search engine for 60 million Swedish Krona (7.8 million USD). They plan to build a business model around The Pirate Bay where content providers and copyright owners get compensatation.
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by iliks on Tue 30th Jun 2009 16:44 UTC
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Ha ha. They were pitched like innocent poor freedom fighters over here. While they were earning money with showing porn advertizing all over the place.
Never found anything worth of downloading there, just mass culture junk.

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