Happy Birthday Top Secret Recipes, Pirate Bay's First Ten-Year-Old Torrent

If you're still able to access the Pirate Bay through your ISP or via the simplistic hack of Googling for a proxy, take the time to download yourself a copy of Top Secret Recipes today -- the oldest torrent on the site. Read More >>

Pirate Bay Proxy Site Added to UK Ban List Seemingly Without Authority

We think we know the names of the sites banned for offering access to the Bay's masses of torrent files, but it would appear some additional proxy sites are on the blacklist that we haven't been told about. Read More >>

The UK Pirate Party's Pirate Bay Proxy Gets Nuked

Well, Big Media won, for the time being at least. After taking legal action against the individual members of the UK's Pirate Party personally, which was hosting a Pirate Bay proxy, said proxy has been taken offline. I don't blame them for caving, really. Wouldn't you faced with being completely wiped out personally? [Pirate Party] Read More >>

BPI Moves to take Down Pirate Party's Pirate Bay Proxy

The Pirate Party has been providing a very useful forwarding service on behalf of the Pirate Bay, enabling those whose ISPs have blocked the service to easilly access the popular torrent site. Which has angered the British Phonographic Industry, as you might expect. Read More >>

Pirate Bay's Two-Day Downtime Was a Boring PSU Issue, Not a Global Crackdown

The Pirate Bay suffered nigh-on 48 hours of downtime earlier this week, prompting millions of internet users to consider paying for legitimate DVD copies of movies. Or, more likely, to spend 30 seconds looking for an alternate torrent tracker. Anyway, it's back up. Read More >>

Unblock the Pirate Bay the Automated Way, With the Pirate Patch

Tired of having to type in numbers to get to the Pirate Bay? IP addresses too fiddly for you? You need the Pirate Patch, which automatically fetches the latest proxy information for you and bungs it in your host file, so you can simply type thepiratebay.se into your browser. Read More >>

Wordpress-Based Pirate Bay Proxy Terminated By Courts

Seems like everything the Pirate Bay touches turns to a court order, as an 'anti-censorship' plugin that turns blogs into proxy servers for the world's most notorious torrent site has been shut down. Read More >>


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