Ipredator is set to launch on April 1
The founders of controversial torrent website The Pirate Bay have announced details of their new venture – an anonymous download service called Ipredator.
The new website will still offer users access to potentially copyrighted material but, crucially, those behind Ipredator say everyone who uses the site will have their identity protected.
Potential users will be asked to pay a monthly fee to use Ipredator.
A post on Ipredator.se explains how the service works.
“The network is under our control. Not theirs.”
By using a VPN, the new service means that authorities will effectively be unable to access Ipredator users’ details.
Ipredator is currently asking potential users to sign up to the service.