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How does torrenting aect the media industry in the UK? Should the UK continue to block torrenting websites?

@inproceedings{Cuckow2014HowDT,
  title={How does torrenting aect the media industry in the UK? Should the UK continue to block torrenting websites?},
  author={Pez Cuckow and Mohammad Hajhashem},
  year={2014}
}
Torrenting is used to download copyrighted works from the Internet. This report gives an overview of the technology behind it, investigating its eect on the media industry. The consequences of introducing blocking measures is reviewed from supporting and opposing evidence. In conclusion there are four suggestions for more specic research and legislation related specically to the UK media industry. 

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