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June 30, 2009

Pirate Bay Sold for $7.8 Million

Torrent-sharing pioneers and Internet cause celebre The Pirate Bay have officially been acquired by a Swedish software company called Global Gaming Factory for $7.8 million. Not a hell of a lot of money to pay for one of the world's top 100 sites, but given its legal troubles, it's somewhat surprising that it was sold at all.

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