Nasa is using BitTorrent for their “visible earth”project

Nasa is using BitTorrent for a while now. Recently however, they started a new project called “visible earth”. This massive image library offers several high quality pictures, and NASA is using BitTorrent to distribute these images. So if you ever wanted to download a 2.9GB pic, here’s your chance.

Release groups got busted

Some big players in "the scene" have been eliminated yesterday during a big raid coordinated by a German anti-piracy federation (GVU). The raids took place in Germany, Holland, Poland, Austria and the Czech Republic.

Hang out with the Piratebay crew

Ever wanted to hang out with the guys from the Piratebay? Do you have a lot of money? Well this is your chance. There's an auction on Ebay where you can bid on an evening with the Piratebay crew.

Free music, BitTorrent and tagging

Sounds like a great combo, and it is. Jamendo is a new model that allows artists to promote and publish their music. For the public it's a great place to discover, listen and download new music.

NBC Acknowledges the power of sharing

The popular TV show "the office" just got the highest rating ever among adults 18 to 49. The boost in popularity is mainly caused by the availability of iPod downloads. So sharing works, nothing new. People like to watch their favorite show whenever they want to. But what if we…

Tag your Tv-torrents!

Tioti is announcing some new info on their "tape it off the internet" project. Tioti is combining BitTorrent, great design, a social network and tagging to create a community for sharing tv-torrents.

How To Use BitTorrent

BitTorrent is a file-sharing protocol that lets you download content directly from other groups of people. Unlike HTTP, the download speeds vary, because you aren't receiving data from a dedicated server, instead you're downloading from other users' computers.