Dutch anti-piracy group Brein said it has reached an agreement with two Popcorn Time developers to stop working on the streaming app.
Streaming is the safest method in legal terms for those looking to get their entertainment fix online, according to a blog from TVAddons.
WATCH VIDEO. Within 24 hours after its release on YouTube, the Google Play Store and Microsoft Xbox, worldwide illegal downloads of Sony’s controversial film The Interview counted more than 750,000.
WATCH VIDEO. Various resources point towards huge successes for Netflix in the Netherlands, but now the illegal torrent site and apps from Popcorn Time seem to beat these numbers.
A new study has shed light in the viewing habits of file sharers. Research firm Big Champagne has revealed the NBC sci-fi drama Heroes to be the most popular show with some 55 million people illegally downloading the show; Lost, the second most popular programme, was downloaded by 51 million.