The UK could soon be following the US by blocking websites that pirate movies and music.
The warning came from communications minister Ed Vaizey in a speech to a conference in London.
In his speech Mr Vaizey said that a voluntary code of practice being drawn up by US ISPs and content owners could be a “game-changer” in other countries.
Many other nations are looking at site blocking to prevent illegal streaming of films, music and sports events.
The change of tactic comes as experts see pirates choose websites that stream content over traditional file-sharing networks.
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