Thursday November 05, 2015

Google’s "Pirate Update" Fails to Punish Streaming Sites

It seems a bit odd that Google targets torrent sites but gives streaming sites a pass.

A new report released by streaming search engine JustWatch has revealed that Google's "Pirate Update" drastically decreased the visibility of torrent sites in search results. However, the algorithm changes failed to punish illegal streaming portals, which still draw billions of visitors from search engines.