Sweden: The problems of file-sharing


Maria Zamkova

In 2003, The Pirate Bay, an online index of digital content of mostly entertainment media, was founded in Sweden. It allows visitors to download and contribute magnet links and torrent files, which facilitate peer-to-peer file-sharing among users of the BitTorrent protocol.

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