Optimize Vista for BitTorrent, eMule, P2PTV

Expert file-sharers are well aware that XP SP2 limits incomplete connection attempts, potentially slowing down transfers. This situation has been addressed with various patches on XP but until now, users of Windows Vista would experience similar problems. Follow this guide to remove the limits and reduce potential bottle-necks.

ShareMonkey Helps People Buy Their Pirated Content

Sharemonkey is a new application that helps pirates in tracking down and purchasing the items they have downloaded on P2P networks. Sharemonkey has indexed more than 500,000 of the most shared mp3s and over 200,000 movies that are available on P2P networks, and it also works for games and books.

TorrentPod Episode ??

In case you were waiting for TorrentPod episode 32, Charlie is on a break and will return later this week. Or is he just busy with the Bitlord show?

RIAA Survey: The Sultans of Spin

Opinion

Like most anti-piracy lobbying organizations, the RIAA knows how to "spin" things around. They protect the rights of a large group of record labels and distributors, and their ability to spin and their lawsuits are two of the most powerful weapons they have.

Mininova Wins .com Domain, Takes Down Scammer

Mininova.org has won the transfer of the mininova.com domain in a dispute, and successfully put a scammer out of business. The .com scammer has been a thorn in the side of mininova for a long time. Thousands of people who signed up at mininova.com were charged money without ever receiving…

RIAA vs Infant in Courtroom Drama

After targeting a 10 year old girl for a copyright infringement offense they claim was committed when she was just 7 years of age, the RIAA is now demanding that infants have a full understanding of copyright law.

Pirated TV-Shows Popular with Swedes

Two out of five of Swedes between the age of 16 and 30 watch pirated TV-shows regularly according to a recent report. The delay in airing compared to the US, and the convenience of watching a TV-show whenever you want are two of the main reasons why pirated TV-shows are…