Big content would not allow it
The EU paid a Dutch consulting firm, Ecorys 360,000 euro to research the effect piracy had on sales of copyrighted content and then buried it because it would anger the Big Content mafia.
Box office disaster averted.
Stealing a movie in India proved a song and dance for the hackers who ended up arrested.
Big Content failing on so many levels
A new academic study has poured cold water on Big Content’s claim that a graduated response policies against file-sharers does not improve its box office revenues.
Make it too difficult and people will opt for piracy
Movie piracy has been on the decline for a while as legitimate content at a reasonable price became available. However that has turned around again as Netflix attempted to bring in a regional control system which makes it difficult for users to get the content they want.
Hacker out of commission
Google take-down is censorship
Jobs' Mob nicked our books, claim writers
Calls Google a pirate
Quite the contrary
Search engines could be responsible for pirated content