Almost two months ago, the worldwide for no reason. Please come back to check if there has been any changes. Some Pirate proxies are working fine while others are affected by the downtime as well. They have their dedicated uploaders that keep torrent files up to date. This would be just like holding Google responsible for anything that you found on their search engine — it just does not work that way. Due to the fact that Pirate Bay constantly changes domains, users need to be aware of the current source for torrents. It is important nowadays not to use just any program, as security of the user has become more relevant.
Responsible for one of the most active and engage communities in the torrent world, you will never have to worry about getting saddled with a less than stellar copy of whatever file you are looking for — strictly because the community will not tolerate something like that happening. Torrent proxies and mirrors are hosted in countries where Pirate Bay is not blocked yet. Users realized a of fake torrents at The Pirate Bay in the recent years and reported this problem on several social media channels. This is a very expensive and complicated project, but it would surely be worth it, due to the fact that most bittorrent users use Pirate Bay daily. It is the most popular file sharing protocol and therefore serves around 40% of all web bandwidth online.
The site was launched on 17 July 2003. The time it takes to download torrent files is completely and irrelevant. The uploaded files are all tagged with metadata and made fully searchable, and the results are returned inside of just a couple of seconds. Also using torrent client software like utorrent, BitTorrent is not illegal. We do not host or distribute any copyrighted materials. The information we provide on our website Piratebaytorrents.
I am passionate and committed to educating the world to spread information and expose the threats that exist online. We are not responsible for what users download. December 2014 The Pirate Bay went dark for a second time after Swedish police raided its hosting facility. Please come back to see any updates. Peter Sunde, Gottfrid Svartholm and Fredrik Neij faced several charges for copyright issues. Their website design is similar to Google search. Often such behavior leads to copyright infringement which means users upload files they have no rights for.
Like many best torrent sites, pirate bay also mines cryptocurrencies to make money. The site receives millions of visits daily, therefore it is not a surprise that you have heard this name before. ExtraTorrent was once the most popular and best torrent sites. Usually these sites deliver malicious and spammy ads, some are trying to sell various subscriptions, others gather user passwords. However, later on, they brought their site back online on a new domain name registered under the.
Update early 2016: surfing with www prefix is working again. Being a simple torrent index and download site outside, the whole system is actually a lot more complicated inside. On its homepage you can find a little message, clarifying some terms of service with no option to opt-out. However, it disappeared in 2017 and then made a comeback with a new domain, as mentioned above. Those who download copyrighted content without permission are breaking the law. Magnet links contain a unique hash code that doesn't need a tracker to start downloading instantly.
This makes it a reliable and prominent alternative for The Pirate Bay. Our aim is to provide unrestricted access across the globe to websites that are censored by governments. TorrentFunk ranks in the top torrent sites due to a large number of torrents being verified. This change from a more traditional set up was made mostly because of the constant and repeated attacks on Pirate Bay, and to ensure against any future downtime or shifts in the political nature of where the site was hosted. Please report a proxy if it isn't working correctly. Why use a piratebay proxy? Latest Piratebay News If you use pirate bay to download torrents, you should know that the site could use your system resources.