a quick history
a quick history
a quick history

SOURCES:

  1. http://www.archive.org/stream/MpaaPiracyReort/LeksummarympaRevised_djvu.txt The Cost of Movie Piracy, MPAA, 2005
  2. The $13 Billion figure was calucated using an average online video preroll CPM of $25 multipled by the 53 Billion views pirate sites receive (CPM stands for Cost Per Milli or the cost of advertising per 1000 viewers). 13,250,000,000 = $25 x (53 Billion / 1000)