The torrent site Kickass Torrents was one of their peak probably the most popular and most popular of its kind. In recent years it has been in the meantime again taken offline until they definitively on 20 July 2016 went offline . Since then, there is only a note from the US authorities under the URL that the domain was seized. One of the operators was arrested at that time.
Shortly after the closure, the team nevertheless decided to keep the project alive. As a new forum, side the domain was Katcr.co purchased. Now a complete and functioning torrent search engine was started, which is modeled on the earlier Kickass Torrents. Also some earlier uploaders are likely to participate again.
According to the operators, the new side is safer than the earlier Kickass Torrents. Opposite TorrentFreak they also declare that they can not understand the actions of the authorities: “Torrents are not illegal and we host himself nothing,” it says.
Obviously, it may not work properly today, as thousands of people will be trying to access it at the same time (in fact, it is totally saturated right now). The web starts completely from scratch , but many of the original members are working on the page.
The majority of the original staff, administrators and moderators have accompanied us after the death of Kat.cr
Source : TheNextWeb