The Rise of Netflix Competitors Has Pushed Consumers Back Toward Piracy

According to Sandvine, file-sharing accounts for 3 percent of global downstream and 22 percent of upstream traffic, with 97% of that traffic in turn being BitTorrent. While BitTorrent is often used to distribute ordinary files, it remains the choice du jour for those looking to distribute and trade copyrighted content online, made easier via media PCs running Kodi and select plugins. – Karl Bode, Motherboard ยป https://ift.tt/2MyjTin