Massive blow for Kodi piracy as popular source of 'unofficial' add-ons disappears.
XMBC favourite shuttered after US network pursues major add-ons for copyright infringement damages.
Experts said 'hundreds of millions' of users were left at risk of subtitle hacking.
Study estimates almost five million Brits use Kodi and illegal streaming apps on Android smartphones.
XBMC Foundation's project lead believes proposed measures could help "gain trust from certain providers".
Amazon threatens to 'destroy' stock of streaming media players found to promote pirated content.
Football fans have been urged to instead watch through television subscriptions such as Sky or BT Sport.
Culprit 'should not be seen as a Robin Hood-type character,' said Hartlepool Council.
UK copyright experts claim the suspects made "in the region of £250,000" via online sales.
Here's how to spot a legitimate Kodi add-on from an illegal one.
UK seller of 'fully loaded' Kodi boxes pleads not guilty ahead of watershed trial.
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