via BETABEAT ::: There is no safe way to upload your stuff to The Pirate Bay without taking pains to conceal your IP address. Many who are addicted to torrents know this–unless, apparently, they’re Americans who get their Internet from Comcast or Road Runner.
I recently read an article in the May 2012 ABA Journal that states "By February 2011... more than 100,000 people in the United States were facing allegations of copyright infringement." (A great deal of that via uploading and downloading protected materials), BB cites Torrent Freak, which reported that researchers from multiple institutions have been logging data from BitTorrent network users for a while. On the surface, their intentions don’t seem nefarious: READ MORE