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 - 4:00 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 - 11:00 pm | View Link
Unison: Making Sense of Usenet The popular arguments online currently suggest that Usenet is currently one of the safer havens for pirates ... As further proof, run a Google News search for “bittorrent” and check out the tons of articles that show up and contrast that with the ... 09/5/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Usenet use grows exponentially Newsgroups have been around since the 1970s as a source of information and file sharing and many argue today that it is safer and faster than BitTorrent. Since the company increased retention levels to 240 days, growth has accelerated. "During September ... 12/28/2008 - 1:28 pm | View Link
R.I.P Usenet: 1980-2008 CorinneI writes "In a way inconceivable in today's marketplace, Usenet was where people once went to talk — in days before the profit-centric Internet we have today. The series of bulletin boards called 'newsgroups' shared by thousands of computers ... 07/30/2008 - 1:00 pm | View Link
What is Usenet and why is it better than Torrents? What is Usenet and why is it better than torrents? Usenet and torrents comparison, its advantages, and what is required to setup an Usenet access. 05/28/2016 - 7:59 pm | View Website
amusing fact about peer block Anyone noticed that peer block just reached 1 billion blocked IPs yesterday? That is approximately ¼ of the whole IPv4 address space. i thought that was 05/27/2016 - 11:54 am | 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 ... 05/26/2016 - 2:54 pm | View Website
The Load Guru The Load Guru Navigation. Beginner? Start Here; Torrents & Downloading. Usenet. Overview. Usenet Terms Explained; How To Find Files; How To Avoid Fakes ... 05/26/2016 - 1:35 pm | View Website
Dangers of file sharing programs | Help & Support | The ... Table of Contents. Some common misconceptions about BitTorrent. Useful information about filesharing and what can precipitate a copyright violation 05/25/2016 - 9:29 pm | View Website
Franco-Brazilian firm Triptyque Architecture has unveiled an ambitious plan to convert the long-neglected Minhocão viaduct undersection into a vibrant public space covered in suspended plants. Working with landscape architect Guil Blanche, the architects plan to hang oxygen-heavy plants over three kilometers of the elevated section to filter 20 percent of CO2 emissions.
The Minhocão viaduct was built in 1971 when São Paulo was in a period of rapid growth.
Over the past few years, the number of headlines relating to the increasing levels of carbon dioxide emissions have skyrocketed, and it’s pretty much all bad news. However, one scientist has been looking for ways to turn our collective frowns upside down, and now he thinks he’s found it. Harvard Professor of Energy Daniel G.