A Glimpse At Piracy In The UK And Beyond

The following is a BBC article on illegal downloading figures collected by Musicmetric by monitoring global activity of BitTorrent files.

  • The US topped the list, with 96,681,133 downloads in the first six months of this year.
  • The UK was second with 43,263,582 downloads.
  • Italy (33,158,943), Canada (23,959,924) and Brazil (19,724,522) made up the remainder of the top five.

To view the article go to http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19599526