Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 15th Mar 2012 22:06 UTC
Legal "If you download potentially copyrighted software, videos or music, your Internet service provider has been watching, and they're coming for you. Specifically, they're coming for you on Thursday, July 12. That's the date when the nation's largest ISPs will all voluntarily implement a new anti-piracy plan that will engage network operators in the largest digital spying scheme in history, and see some users' bandwidth completely cut off until they sign an agreement saying they will not download copyrighted materials." One day, years from now, historians are going to debate whether this was the point of no return.
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RE[2]: Comment by Luminair
by static666 on Fri 16th Mar 2012 16:21 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by Luminair"
static666
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2006-06-09

I see no trouble in implementing a customized automated bittorrent client that would impersonate a fellow seeder/leecher, requesting chunks of copyrighted content from users of particular IP address ranges, while logging all communication. No need for anything fancier IMO, in fact it may already be in place since it is so trivial.

Using tor is an overkill and could easily put it down. Another workaround is purchasing a private VPN proxy in some remote country where there is still free internets. Like Sweden, maybe, still?

But the best way is to stop buying crappy content made in Hollywood in the first place. C'mon, it's horrible, and is only getting worse every day.

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