PayPal banning Usenet providers because of piracy concern PayPal is already widely known for taking a very aggressive line with BitTorrent and file-sharing sites, but now it seems they are taking an equally hard line with Usenet service providers. According to Tweakers.net, PayPal cut services to five Usenet ... 11/22/2012 - 8:08 am | View Link
Ask LH: Is Usenet Safer Than BitTorrent? Title image remixed from Leremy (Shutterstock). First off, BitTorrent and Usenet are both pretty safe provided you’re not downloading anything illegal and we don’t condone you use either for anything else. That said, you can face problems even if you ... 04/27/2012 - 10:43 pm | View Link
Is Usenet Safer than BitTorrent? First off, BitTorrent and Usenet are both pretty safe provided you're not downloading anything illegal and we don't condone you use either for anything else. That said, you can face problems even if you aren't doing anything illegal—like ISPs ... 04/26/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Usenet vs Torrents – Strengths & Weaknesses Compared With increasingly scary letters being sent to people accused of downloading copyrighted works via torrents, many are considering switching their filesharing habits to Usenet. Is this a wise choice though? What are the pros and cons of each? What factors ... 04/6/2012 - 2:41 pm | View Link
BREIN Shutters 11 “Illegal” Usenet Forums Uses earlier ruling that ordered Usenet forum FTD to remove links to copyrighted files to press other Usenet forums to remove them as well. The Court of Haarlem ruled that FTD must remove all links to copyrighted files represented by BREIN within one month ... 02/22/2011 - 4:45 am | View Link
Slyck.com Welcome to our list of BitTorrent Indexing Websites. RANK: SITE: CONTENT: TYPE: 1: isoHunt: All - Search Engine: No Registration Required: 2 04/15/2014 - 6:06 pm | View Website
The How-To Geek Guide to Getting Started with Usenet What would BitTorrent look like if it was lightening fast, always available, completely private, and secure? It’d look a lot like Usenet. Read on to learn how to ... 04/15/2014 - 4:19 pm | View Website
Usenet Usenet is a worldwide distributed Internet discussion system. It was developed from the general purpose UUCP dial-up network architecture. Duke University graduate ... 04/15/2014 - 6:18 am | View Website
Forget BitTorrent. Learn Usenet. Forget BitTorrent. Learn Usenet. What is Usenet? I may have misled with the title of this article. I think I made it sound like Usenet is the next-generation ... 04/15/2014 - 6:11 am | View Website
Rumors are swirling around Lady Gaga’s use of the swimming pool at the Hearst Castle in drought-stricken California, and the possibility that she wasted the 356,000 gallons of water that filled it. Lady Gaga used the pool recently to film a video for her song G. U. Y., and the accusation is that the water went entirely to waste as a result off using an excessive amount of chlorine in the water.
Park officials say the Belgian director of Africa's oldest national park, a reserve in conflict-ridden eastern Congo, has been shot and seriously wounded.
A statement on the website of Virunga National Park said chief warden Emmanuel de Merode was shot Tuesday while traveling between Goma and Rumangabo.