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Piracy of 'Breaking Bad,' other Emmy favorites surges after awards
Piracy of 'Breaking Bad,' other Emmy favorites surges after awards

Piracy on the rise for "Breaking Bad"? Better call Saul. Piracy rates for the AMC drama surged after the 2014 Emmy Awards, according to anti-piracy firm CEG Tek. The show, which won big at the Emmys last week, saw a 412% increase in illegal peer-to-peer file-sharing the day after the awards broadcast, the company said.  Though the "Breaking Bad" finale aired last fall and all the seasons are available on Netflix, illegal shares for the show saw a dramatic increase from an average of 27,500 per day before the Emmys to 141,000 the day after the awards. In the U.S., the AMC show jumped from the 15th-most-pirated television show to second, trailing...

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