Also popular torrentsite TorrentHound quits
The popular torrentsite TorrentHound stops after more than nine years.
“It’s a combination of less traffic, less revenue and rising bills. In addition to that comes the fact that we are continuously being harassed by anti-piraterijorganisaties. It was the headache just not worth more”, reports that the founder of the site compared to Torrentfreak.
The attracted many millions of users per month, although it never became so high as The Pirate Bay and KickassTorrents. In place of the search engine is there a list of alternatives displayed on the site.
With the disappearance of TorrentHound are there in a short period of time, three of the largest torrentsites gone offline, after KickassTorrents and Torrentz in July and August. The alleged founder of KickassTorrents was in Poland, is arrested for copyright infringement and money laundering. The reason for the disappearance of Torrent, is unclear.