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  • 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, 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
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  • 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 ...
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  • Forget BitTorrent. Learn Usenet.
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    04/15/2014 - 6:11 am | View Website
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