In 2011 the german GfK (http://www.gfk.com/about-gfk/about-gfk/) made a study that states users of illegal streaming portals spend more money on DVDs/Blu-rays and going to the movies than those not using those portals.
Similar to Merrill’s findings i’ve linked above:
Merrill profiled the file sharing behaviour of people who used Limewire against the top iTunes sales and the biggest iTunes buyers were the same as the highest sharing â€œthievesâ€ on Limewire.
[QUOTE=coolcolors;2788077]Pirates don’t buy so unless one of them will come forward and identify themselves to explain how they pirate what they buy that would be different.[/QUOTE]And if they explain how they buy what they pirate ?