BitTorrent Chief: University Shirked its Responsibilities to Students

Ashwin Navin, president of BitTorrent Inc. has levelled some serious criticism towards Ohio University after it issued a blanket P2P ban on its campus network. Navin says the school has shown a serious lack of knowledge, has stifled innovation and demonstrated neglect as an educational establishment.

uTorrent’s Vista Sidebar Gadget

This new gadget for uTorrent allows you to monitor and handle your .torrent downloads from Vista's sidebar. The gadget works in combination with the uTorrent WebUI, an extension that inspired many people to develop useful and innovative gadgets.

The Pirate Bay Not Impressed by Announced Prosecution

In a public statement, Prosecutor HÃ¥kan Roswall made it clear that he intends to press charges against the admins of The Pirate Bay. Tobias Andersson from the Pirate Bay was not impressed by Roswalls statements, and said they will simply move to another country if they are outlawed in Sweden,… Raided by the Romanian Police

The popular Romanian BitTorrent tracker was raided and the two admins of the site were placed under arrest. Torrentbits was founded little over a year ago but was already among the 200 most visited websites in Romania. Both admins are charged with copyright infringement and face up to 4…

TorrentPod Episode 35, We Have a Guest

We have a guest on this weeks show. Lermy, one of the admins of the private BitTorrent tracker TorrentIt joins Charlie! TorrentIt was shut down by the Dutch anti-piracy organization Brein little over a year ago, but recently announced its return. Lermy and Charlie talk about the new and improved…

LimeWire Adds Ubuntu Support

The popular filesharing application LimeWire released Debian packages for Ubuntu. The latest LimeWire release is tested on Ubuntu Edgy and Kubuntu Edgy/Feisty, and both the free and pro versions are available for download.