When the Popcorn Time app brought BitTorrent streaming to the masses this year the "Netflix for Pirates" gained the hearts of millions. Today, one of the most popular Popcorn Time forks expands the potential user base further still with the release of an iOS app, jailbreak only for now.
The Popcorn Time phenomenon is one of the biggest piracy stories of the year thus far.
The software amassed millions of users by offering BitTorrent-powered streaming in an easy-to-use Netflix-style interface.
When the original version shut down various forks continued the project, each releasing their own features. One of the most-used Popcorn Time versions comes from time4popcorn.eu, who remain very active on the development side.
After previously rolling out an Android version and Chromecast and Apple TV support, today the fork released the first Popcorn Time app for iOS.
The first release requires a jailbreak and can be accessed through the Cydia platform.