Targetpoint Takes Over Empornium

Interesting developments at one of the largest porn torrent sites on the net. Targetpoint, an Israeli advertising company took over Empornium, changed the design and locked out the former site admins.

Ads Could Kill The Piratebay

The fact that The Piratebay Founders profit from ad revenues could mean that they are facing stricter laws in the upcoming court case. Piratebay founder Fredrik Neij said to Svenska Dagbladet on Wednesday: “If there is money left over, it will go to us who work at Pirate Bay as…

Interview: Limewire & BitTorrent

Limewire is including BitTorrent support in the future. This can be a huge step forward for the most popular non-BitTorrent filesharing application. But how are they going to pull this off? The limewire blog interviewed Zlatin who’s handling the BitTorrent integration What prompted the decision to integrate BT into the…

Podtropolis Going Down

Podtropolis, the most popular “Ipod” torrent site is in trouble. The site was recently covered in a brand new web2.0 sauce, but they are still not able to pay the bills. They are asking their visitors for a little help: it’s looking like we are going to have to close…

Microsoft Frames VistaTorrent Cease and Desist Letter

Mirosoft gave the guys behind vistatorrent.com a framed version of the cease and desist letter that took down their site. Although the demand for Microsoft’s second Vista Beta is extremely high, Microsoft refused to release a torrent for “security” reasons. At the Gnomedex conference Chris Pirillo, one of the organizers,…

uTorrent 1.6 released

The lightweight BitTorrent client just released version 1.6. uTorrent is an extremely light, but feature rich torrent client, and the winner of the BitTorrent client comparison. changes, fixes and new features include: * Added “Completed On” column * Allow torrents in list to be renamed * Pause in tetris!! (we…