ExtraTorrent.cc - The Largest Bittorent SystemLogin   |   Register
Latest Articles
Most searched
Hot torrents
First Cams
View Torrent Info: Sing 2016 NEW HD-TS x264-CPG
View Torrent Info: Collateral Beauty 2016 HDCAM DE-WATERMARKED 700MB x264-CAT
View Torrent Info: Why Him 2016 HDCAM x264 AC3-CPG
View Torrent Info: Billy Lynns Long Halftime Walk 2016 HDTC UnKnOwN
Hot torrents
XVID DIVX
View Torrent Info: Detour.2016.HDRip.XViD-ETRG
View Torrent Info: Dead.Story.2017.HDRip.XviD.AC3-EVO
View Torrent Info: My.Father.Die.2016.HDRip.XviD.AC3-EVO
View Torrent Info: The 9th Life of Louis Drax.2016.HDRip.XviD.AC3-EVO
Hot torrents
H264 X264
View Torrent Info: Star.Wars.Episode.II - Attack.of.the.Clones.2002.BluRay.720p.DTS.x264-ETRG
View Torrent Info: Star.Wars.Episode.I - The.Phantom.Menace.1999.BluRay.720p.DTS.x264-ETRG
View Torrent Info: Come.and.Find.Me.2016.720p.BRRip.x264.AAC-ETRG
View Torrent Info: Jack.Reacher.Never.Go.Back.2016.720p.BRRip.x264.AAC-ETRG
Hot torrents
BluRay, 4k UHD
View Torrent Info: Batman v Superman Dawn of Justice (2016) 2160p 4K UltraHD BluRay x265 (HEVC 10bit BT709) Dolby Atmos 7.1 -DDR
View Torrent Info: Gods of Egypt (2016) 2160p UltraHD BluRay HEVC (x265 10bit bt709) DTS-X 7.1 -DDR
View Torrent Info: District 13 (B13) (2004) Multi 1080p Blu-Ray x264 DTSHD 5.1 -DDR
View Torrent Info: District 13 Ultimatum (B13U)  (2009) Multi 1080p Blu-Ray x264 DTSHD 5.1 -DDR
Hot torrents
Television
View Torrent Info: The.Grand.Tour.S01E11.WEBRip.X264-DEFLATE[ettv]
View Torrent Info: The.Blacklist.S04E11.HDTV.x264-KILLERS[ettv]
View Torrent Info: The.Big.Bang.Theory.S10E13.HDTV.x264-LOL[ettv]
View Torrent Info: Hells.Kitchen.US.S16E14.HDTV.x264-FUM[ettv]
View Torrent Info: A Goofy Movie (1995) 720p HDTVRip x264 Eng Subs [Dual Audio] [Hindi DD 2.0 - English DD 2.0] Exclusive By -=!Dr.STAR!=-
View Torrent Info: [ 18] Behind Convent Walls (1978) DVDRip x264 [Eng Sub][Multi Audio] [French Italian English]--prisak~~{HKRG}
View Torrent Info: Shor.Se.Shuruaat.2016.720p.WEB-DL.H263.DD5.1.ESub-DDR
View Torrent Info: Family.Katta.2016.1080p.WEB-DL.H263.DD5.1.ESub-DDR
30s
Chat
To add new messages please Login or Register for FREE
Warning! Use a VPN When Downloading Torrents!
Your IP Address is 54.161.155.6.   Location is United States
Your Internet Provider and Government can track your torrent activity!  Hide your IP ADDRESS with a VPN!
ExtraTorrent strongly recommends using Trust.Zone VPN to anonymize your torrenting. It's FREE!
Get VPN Now for FREE!

ExtraTorrent.cc > Articles > Google Won’t Filter “BitTorrent” in Autocomplete Anymore

Google Won’t Filter “BitTorrent” in Autocomplete Anymore

Google Won’t Filter “BitTorrent” in Autocomplete Anymore

Added: Thursday, October 3rd, 2013
Category: Bit Torrent Freedom > The Right To Share
Tags:ET, p2p, Torrent, Piracy, Peer To Peer, Network, Hackers, Internet, BitTorrent, Google, utorrent, bitcomet, extratorrent, www.extrattorrent.com, 2013
Under the pressure of content industry, the search giant had to implement a few changes to its engine. This included blacklisting piracy-related terms from appearing in its Autocomplete and Instant services. From the very beginning, Google blacklisted both “BitTorrent” and “uTorrent”, but recently unbanned these keywords, which caused a sharp increase in search traffic.

Internet users searching for such terms as “The Pirate Bay” or “MegaUpload” will find no suggestions or search results appearing before they type in the full word. It doesn’t mean that the webpages are removed from the engine’s index, but this move still caused a sharp decrease in searches for these terms.

However, it is unclear what triggers a keyword to be included in the blacklist. Google explained they remove terms “closely associated with piracy” without revealing further details. The company never published the full list of banned words, but “BitTorrent” and “uTorrent” were there from the start. Both terms are trademarks of BitTorrent Inc., which was rather disappointed that the search giant labeled them as “piracy related”.

BitTorrent Inc. has always been emphasizing that BitTorrent doesn’t equal piracy. It seems that this effort has finally paid off – both terms are now absent from Google’s piracy filter, and as a result searches for both terms rocketed, resulting in an increase in visitors to the respective websites.

This is the first time that the search engine has removed terms from its search filter. The most interesting fact is that MegaUpload still remains blocked, although it doesn’t exist for almost two years.

Unfortunately, Google doesn’t announce or comment the reasons to include certain terms in the list. For example, the company has recently added the name of the popular music streaming service Grooveshark to the list. The latter has had its fair share of legal troubles, but is now licensed by the major labels.

Internet users worry about over-blocking, but the rights owners have been arguing the opposite. A few days ago the Motion Picture Association of America released a report calling Google and other search engines major piracy facilitators and saying that they should step up their anti-piracy efforts. Apparently, now Google will have to find a balance between these two forces.

Thanks to TorrentFreak for providing the source of the article


By:
SaM
October 3rd,2013

Posted by: 
SaM

Date:  Thursday, October 3rd, 2013



Comments (8) (please add your comment »)

1
posted by (2013-10-03 23:07:41)
thecharmed1z avatarGood story. I have only recently become aware of filters. I understand Sen Cruz and MSNBC's Morning Joe filter their comments on Twitter. It's not free if you don't get it all.

2
posted by ET junkieET loverTurtle (2013-10-04 01:23:04)
fusseltier avatarthe way things are going, you will only find results of the things they want you to find, and nothing else.

3
posted by (2013-10-04 08:05:21)
chains_in_uk avatarThe internet was supposed to be free for all not to be tinkered with by corrupt governments who have proven they cant look after thier own affairs never mind about trying to look after what we have access to,and anyway they are fighting a losing battle i still have access to the sites that the uk has branded as pirate and banned,and the Motion Picture Association of America is always twisting on mabye if they stopped ripping people of themselves there would be less downloading from pirate sites untill then ROCK ON we love the pirate bay which i can still access he he!

4
posted by Blocked (2013-10-04 12:59:15)
No avatari smell a trap

5
posted by men (2013-10-06 00:54:49)
topaz18046 avatarIf there is a government shutdown...who will spy on me, waste my money and have contempt for me?

6
posted by (2013-10-06 12:43:36)
MooG avatarAnd since the whole story is about people using google for piracy related searches I assume "Google" itself and similar terms are on the blacklist

7
posted by (2013-10-11 18:25:11)
PedFraser avatarhaha good point MooG

8
posted by Trusted UploaderTurtle (2013-10-15 22:42:34)
ponklay avatarThere should be other search engines who are able to compete with google otherwise its like google can control a large part of the online world



Articles Search
Most Popular Stories
Articles Categories
Articles Tags


Home - Browse Torrents - Upload Torrent - Stat - Forum - FAQ - Login
ExtraTorrent.cc is in compliance with copyrights
BitCoin: 12DiyqsWhENahDzdhdYsRrCw8FPQVcCkcm
Can't load ExtraTorrent? Try our official mirrors: etmirror.com - etproxy.com - extratorrentonline.com - extratorrentlive.com
2006-2017 ExtraTorrent.cc5