Who’s Pirating Game Of Thrones, And Why? | Torrentfreak

With over 3 million downloads per episode, the HBO hit series Game of Thrones is without doubt the most pirated TV-show of the season. Data gathered by TorrentFreak shows that most of the pirates come from Australia, while London tops the list of pirate cities. But why have these people turned to BitTorrent?

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  • Kenyon GS: Which direction will our HBO (GO) go? - Brown Daily Herald
    ... that this phenomenon wasn’t necessarily a bad thing — going so far as to comment that the mass pirating of “Game of Thrones” was more...
    10/28/2014 - 6:34 am | View Link
  • FRANSEN: TV companies expand online services to compete - Marquette Tribune
    Netflix, Hulu and Amazon as well as illegal pirating websites where the ... The HBO series, “Game of Thrones,” is currently the most pirated TV
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  • 'Game of Thrones' Sets Dubious Record: 200,000 Pirating At Once
    It's no secret that HBO's "Game of Thrones" is one of the most popular shows ever. But it's not just leading ratings on TV — it's also seeing unheard-of levels of piracy. The latest record? Over 200,000 people pirating Season 4 Episode 5 at once using ...
    05/7/2014 - 12:05 am | View Link
  • HBO: We Know You're Pirating 'Game Of Thrones' And That's Fine
    During the earnings call, Tuna Amobi of S&P U.S. Equity Research Services asked CEO Jeff Bewkes what he thought of "Game of Thrones" being the most pirated show on television. We were tipped off about the exchange from the Game of Thrones blog White ...
    08/8/2013 - 3:44 pm | View Link
  • HBO: We Know You're Pirating 'Game Of Thrones' And That's Fine
    Yesterday Time Warner Inc. — the owner of HBO — released its quarterly earnings. During the earnings call, Tuna Amobi of S&P U.S. Equity Research Services asked CEO Jeff Bewkes what he thought of "Game of Thrones" being the most pirated show on television.
    08/8/2013 - 11:44 am | View Link
  • Game of Thrones Pirating: Time Warner CEO Loves It
    Traditionally, television network executives have viewed online piracy as a plague upon humanity that needs to be eradicated. After all, people are downloading content and not paying for it! So we were a little shocked to hear what Time Warner CEO Jeff ...
    08/8/2013 - 8:44 am | View Link
  • US Ambassador to Australia: “Stop Pirating Game of Thrones”
    Australia tends to get rooked a lot. From overpriced and long-delayed video games (that until recently their government would ban), to high-priced electronics, their complaints tend to be a mixture of the realities of living on an isolated continent with a ...
    04/26/2013 - 12:53 pm | View Link
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  • Game of Thrones: Is Pirating Helping or Hurting?
    4.28 million. That’s how many times each episode of Game of Thrones was downloaded last year. To give you some perspective, that’s the equivalent of every
    10/28/2014 - 1:06 am | View Website
  • Game of Thrones
    Game of Thrones is an American fantasy drama television series created for HBO by David Benioff and D. B. Weiss. It is an adaptation of A Song of Ice and Fire, George ...
    10/25/2014 - 10:21 am | View Website
  • 'Game of Thrones' Most Pirated TV-Show of 2013 | TorrentFreak
    Game of Thrones has the honor of becoming the most downloaded TV-show for the second year in a row. With 5.9 million downloads via BitTorrent, the 2013 season finale ...
    07/29/2014 - 2:33 am | View Website
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    All men must watch "Game of Thrones," in any way that they can. The finale of the HBO fantasy series drew in an impressive 7.1 million viewers on Sunday ...
    06/18/2014 - 8:58 am | View Website
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