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Current Avast Issues

18 views    posted 10 Oct 2011, 13:31 by KickassTorrents    
Our users that are using the Avast anti-virus might have noticed that KAT.ph suddenly became labeled as a dangerous website for users that are not logged in. We want to assure our users that KickassTorrents has no malware or viruses of any kind and it is absolutely safe to use our website. We already contacted Avast and currently we are trying to find and fix the cause of this problem. You will help us if you choose the "Report the file as a false positive" option if you get the alert.

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If you are interested in the issue, or want to support us feel free to participate in the kat.ph discussion on the official Avast forum.

Thank you!

Update: Avast just notified us that everything is fixed! If you have avast please check if the issue is gone!
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Steve Jobs (1955-2011)

4 views    posted 06 Oct 2011, 10:16 by KickassTorrents    
Steve was a great inspiration to us all, so it's kind of a sad day here at HQ. For us he will always be a great visionary and a man that truly changed our everyday lives.

Stay hungry, stay foolish. (c)
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KAT.ph - Offline For a Short Period of Time

3 views    posted 27 Sep 2011, 13:52 by KickassTorrents    
In 15-30 minutes the website will go down due to network problems. We will try to get it back online ASAP!
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September Upd.2 - RSS Feed Update, Refresh

2 views    posted 26 Sep 2011, 14:56 by KickassTorrents    
Few new things:

1. An update on personal RSS feed, now the have last-modified time and etag to identify feed update time.

2. We added a new refresh mechanism, so now the seed/leech count shows more accurate numbers.

Plus a huge bugfix!
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September Upd.1 - Advanced Search, Userbars, etc.

1 view    posted 08 Sep 2011, 16:19 by KickassTorrents    
We're back with some new features!

1. The final version of advanced search!
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2. Authors can delete comments on their blog posts.
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3. IMBD and Rotten Tomatoes ratings is now fixed.
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4. New userbars and widgets!
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Stay tuned for more!
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100.000 Likes on Facebook!

6 views    posted 18 Aug 2011, 10:40 by KickassTorrents    
We're happy announce that our official Facebook fan community reached 100k likes just few hours ago! Thanks to everyone for supporting KAT.ph!
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August upd.1 - New Search Tags

11 views    posted 15 Aug 2011, 14:55 by KickassTorrents    
We had a pretty lazy summer, still we managed to rework the search and add new search tags.
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user:
If you need to find uploads by certain user.
Example: user:EZTV

lang:
Movie or TV show in following language.
Example: lang:French

verified:
Select only verified content.
Example: verified:1

files:
Select only torrents with a certain number of files.
Example: files:4

season:
If you look for a certain season (for TV shows only).
Example: season:2

episode:
If you look for a certain episode (for TV shows only).
Example: episode:13
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Maintenance!

3 views    posted 15 Aug 2011, 11:08 by KickassTorrents    
Today around 01-02 P.M. GMT, KAT.ph will go offline for 30-90 minutes (estimated time) due to maintenance!
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July upd.2 - Bookmarks Update!

1 view    posted 13 Jul 2011, 16:41 by KickassTorrents    
Few new updates!
1. We started renewing our bookmarks! Currently you can see just the first changes, but more will come.
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2. The userpic upload limit was raised to 300kb.

3. Uploaders from now on cant rate comments on their torrents.
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The Good, the Bad and the Fake!

3 views    posted 08 Jul 2011, 16:36 by KickassTorrents    
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A small clarification!
We noticed that some of our users still think that the Thumbs Down symbol means that torrent is a fake. This is wrong! Right now the report fake option is separated and the Thumbs are used to rate the quality of the torrent. If you happen to like or dislike the quality of the torrent, description or seeding speed use the thumbs, to report a fake - use the button.

Have a great weekend!
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