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Mininova becomes Content Distribution service

he Dutch Court of Utrecht ruled that BitTorrent platform Mininova acts unlawful
Added by over 3 years ago

Từ nay chẳng còn tải gì được ở Mininova nữa :(

Ref.: http://blog.mininova.org/articles/2009/11/26/mininova-limits-its-activities-to-content-distribution-service/

Today is an important day in the history of Mininova. From now on, we are limiting Mininova.org to our Content Distribution service. By doing so, we comply with the ruling of the Court of Utrecht of last August.

Unfortunately the court ruling leaves us no other option than to take our platform offline, except for the Content Distribution service. According to the verdict (Dutch link) we have to prevent uploads of torrents to Mininova that refer to certain titles or to similar-looking titles. We’ve been testing some filtering systems the last couple of months, but we found that it’s neither technically nor operationally possible to implement a 100% working filter system. Therefore, we decided that the only option is to limit Mininova to Content Distribution torrents from now on. We are still considering an appeal at this moment.


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