Xtorrent Gets New UI, Selective Downloading

The Mac BitTorrent client with the most beautiful UI, and the only shareware one in existence, Xtorrent, has received a significant update. New features, such as Selective Downloading, have been added and its UI has gotten sleeker (if that's even possible).

The Pirate Bay About To Relaunch Suprnova.org

The legendary BitTorrent site Suprnova.org will be back in action soon. Sloncek, the former owner of suprnova.org decided to donate the domain to The Pirate Bay lads, who will relaunch the site in a few days, staying true to its original design. The return of a Legend.

Teen Arrested for Recording 20 Second Movie Clip

Jhannet Sejas, a 19 year old girl was immediately arrested by the police after she recorded a 20 second clip from the movie "Transformers" that she wanted to show to her little brother. She now faces up to a year in jail and a $2,500 fine.

TorrentSpy Advertises Malicious BitTorrent Client

Running a BitTorrent site can get pretty expensive, especially when you're caught up in a lawsuit with the MPAA. But, recommending malicious BitTorrent clients like Get-Torrent to your users is not the solution, not even if they pay $$ per install. Money corrupts?

World’s First Conviction for Removing Information from DVD

A Georgia man is facing the prospect of years in prison and fines of $750,000 after he admitted being involved in the 'camming' of movies and removing 'copyright management information' from DVDs. The cost of removing management information from a DVD in the US? 5 years in prison, 2 more…

Now Mac Users Can Easily Get Into Private BitTorrent Trackers Too

Last week we announced the availability of a PC-only application to automate the checking of Private BitTorrent Trackers for open signups. After reading the article a developer contacted us, said he loved the idea and set about coding a version for all the Mac users out there. We have the…

BitLet: A Cute Web-Based BitTorrent Client

BitLet is a cute web-based Java applet that allows you to download .torrent files on a computer that doesn't have a BitTorrent client installed. Very useful if you want to share a torrent with your BitTorrent illiterate friends, or if you're on a computer that doesn't have a BitTorrent client…