YouTube could get some unusual competition soon: The operators of infamous Swedish Torrent site The Pirate Bay have announced that they are going to start their own streaming video platform soon. A short message on Thepiratebay.org doesn't really reveal any details, but promises that there will be "a bit of Pirate Bay mentality behind every project we do."

We'll have to wait and see what that means until the site launches, but first glimpses on the new service sure look like rightsholders won't be too happy about it. A test server of the new Thevideobay.org destination is currently used to stream unlicensed music videos and midget porn - just the kind of combination you'd expect from raunchy pirates. Continue reading at Newteevee.com.

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