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Pirate Bay using visitor CPUs for cryptocurrency mining

Sep 18, 2017 - 12:31 PM

The site is testing a monetization option that involves hijacking user CPUs to mine virtual coins

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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, January 5, 2017

Jan 05, 2017 - 8:30 AM

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'Deadpool' is 2016's most illegally downloaded movie – torrent site

Jan 04, 2017 - 11:40 AM

Other comic book movies such as Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and Captain America: Civil War dominate Torrent Freak s list

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