BitTorrent Movie Download Chart (wk37)

Check out this weeks most popular BitTorrent movie downloads. Ranking Movie Seeds / Peers 1 (1) Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby 49,401 2 (4) Scary Movie 4 48,143 3 (2) RV 48,094 4 (3) Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest 46,066 5 (6) Beerfest 43,379 6 (8)…

BitTorrent Video Store Coming Soon

The long awaited BitTorrent Video store will be launched by the end of this year. The video store will offer full-length and short movies, TV-shows, concerts, and other media. BitTorrent Inc already signed deals with Warner Bros and other movie distributors including Hart Sharp, Koch, Egami, The Orchard. BitTorrent will…

Help Scott to stay out of Prison

Scott McCausland, the man who pleaded guilty in a BitTorrent case this week, now invites everyone who sympathizes with him to write a letter to the judge on his behalf.

How to run uTorrent in Mac OS X

As a x-Windows guy and an ardent BitTorrenter I can confidently say that uTorrent is one of the best BitTorrent clients available for Windows 95 through Vista. It's lean, takes up very little memory and doesn't need to be installed, you can even run it off a USB pen drive.…

TorrentPod Episode 5

Episode 5 of our weekly podcast. Enjoy the show and drop a comment. Welcome to TorrentPod, the official podcast of TorrentFreak.com. Join your host Charlie as he delves into this weeks latest news, and Charlie’s rambles on about Filesharing (part 2). Enjoy, and feel free to leave a (audio) comment…

How BitTorrent Clients Slow Down Windows

In general BitTorrent clients are not the most “resource using” applications. But how do they actually affect, and slow down Windows? Thepcspy compared the three most popular BitTorrent clients. And it seems that uTorrent is indeed entitled to be called “the lightweight client”. The mean boot time of Azureus, Bitcomet…

eDonkey Just Died

eDonkey has finally and unarguably lined up with other former independent commercial p2p companies which are now working with the RIAA. As we write this, “The eDonkey2000 Network is no longer available,” says the site. If you steal music or movies, you are breaking the law. Courts around the world…

BitTorrent User Pleads Guilty

Scott McCausland pleaded guilty today to "conspiracy to commit copyright infringement" and "criminal copyright infringement". McCausland was a avid member of the "private" BitTorrent tracker Elitetorrents, that was taken down by the FBI, May 2005.