Tag Archives: Kodi

Hollywood studios and OTT services score victory in piracy case

TickBox TV, a manufacturer of streaming TV devices, agreed to pay USD 25 million to settle a lawsuit from major Hollywood studios and OTT services, which accused the company of facilitate copyright infringement. TickBox also agreed to stop providing software that allows users to access pirated content, and to disable any such software within 24 [...]

Google removes Kodi from search autocomplete

Google has removed the word Kodi from the autocomplete tool of its search engine, TorrentFreak reported. Now, users will have to type out the full term to get information about the software, which is used to access illegal content. Kodi is a legal open source software that supports several third-party add-ons that give access to [...]

Major studios and streaming platforms sue Kodi-powered TickBox TV

Major Hollywood studios and Amazon and Netflix are suing TickBox TV, a Kodi-powered streaming device, alleging the company allows mass infringement of their copyrighted films and television shows, according to The Hollywwod Reporter. Universal, Columbia, Disney, 20th Century Fox, Paramount and Warner Bros are the studios behind the legal battle, along with the OTT companies. [...]

Kodi speaks out against TVAddons and piracy

Through a post on Twitter, Kodi has spoken out against online add-on repository TVAddons. The media player said TVAddons should be shut down because it brings nothing but misery to everyone. Kodi is an open source software that can work on a number of devices and can be used to illegally access copyrighted content with [...]