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
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 throttling ... 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
How to hide ip address? Can someone please suggest an application that allows you to change or conceal your ip address whilst torrenting?Preferably something quick and easy to configur 07/29/2014 - 7:48 am | View Website
Mininova : The ultimate BitTorrent source! Download Movies, TV Shows, Music, Software and more. Mininova is the largest BitTorrent search engine and directory on the net with thousands of torrents. 07/29/2014 - 7:41 am | View Website
How Do I Torrent Safely Now That Demonoid Is Down? Is Usenet Safer than BitTorrent? Is Usenet Safer than BitTorrent? Is Usenet Safer than BitTorrent? Dear Lifehacker, I've been downloading torrents for a ... 07/28/2014 - 10:15 pm | View Website
Slyck.com BitTorrent is a P2P system that uses a central location to manage users' downloads. The central location is a tracker that is connected to when you download and ... 07/28/2014 - 5:29 pm | View Website
Slyck.com Welcome to our list of BitTorrent Indexing Websites. RANK: SITE: CONTENT: TYPE: 1: isoHunt: All - Search Engine: No Registration Required: 2 07/28/2014 - 5:00 pm | View Website
In Palm Springs, California, a man booked a vacation condominium for 44 days, saying that he would be in town on a business trip. After 30 days, he gained rights as a tenant under California law, and refused to pay rent or to leave. When the story broke, he was discovered to be an indie game developer who has failed to deliver a Kickstarter-funded project.
Even people who haven’t flown are pretty familiar with the basics of the safety spiel the cabin crew gives before takeoff — no smoking, buckle your seatbelt and keep it buckled, know where the exits are, don’t freak the f*#$ out when the oxygen bag thing drops, and if we crash into the water and manage to survive, you can float in the freezing water on your seat cushion.
(frankieleon)Does anyone actually own the internet? That might be the existential crisis of our age. We know companies own and operate websites, that other companies own the software that let us look at those sites, and that still other companies own and operate the physical infrastructure that allows us access to those sites.