ARS Technica via By Mark Brown, wired.co.uk: Torrent search engine BTjunkie is the latest file-sharing service to fall on its sword in the wake of the Megaupload sting. Junkie, one of the largest BitTorrent indexes, decided to shut down voluntarily.
Smart on their part. Might as well get out while they still can instead of waiting and potentially being jailed or out a lot of cash.
Yes it does give them the option of walk away and fight another day.
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