Archives for


SHOCKER: BT Junkie Shuts Itself Down

In the wake of the mega uploads and kimdotcom’s, BT Junkie has decided they’ve had enough fighting and have shut their site down for good.

Out of all the torrent sites, Junkie is one of the more well known torrent sites and people who use torrents prefer sites like BT Junkie that policed their results better than others.


Is Universal Music About To Drown The Grooveshark?

Is the bottom about to fall out for Groove Shark?

Grooveshark quickly became a favorite app for music lovers. Essentially you could stream any song your heart desired in good quality to your Android device. Google removed the app from the Android market howeverA, people are still using it today.

Well those great folks at Universal Music Group, one of the major label partners to Google Music, have sued Grooveshark to the tune of $150,000 per track. Currently there are nearly 2000 Universal songs on the Grooveshark service.¬† Did we mention that’s $15 billion dollars worth?

According to this report from NextWeb the complaint from Universal against Grooveshark even names Grooveshark CEO Sam Tarantino and other Grooveshark executives personally, as did suits against Napster and Sean Parker.

More after the break