File Sharing

File sharing describes the process of exchanging files with other parties or services. You can share files on the Internet using various methods and programs, from using P2P (Peer to Peer) software like uTorrent or BitTorrent, to email, web-based services like online file hosting services or cloud storage providers.
The file-sharing category offers reviews of popular file-sharing programs, news about updates and what they include, news about file-sharing-related services on the Internet, and also technological breakthroughs that improve file sharing in one way or the other. Tips and how-to articles make up another large section here which helps you get the most out of programs you use.

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Dropbox Sharing: Now with turn off option

Dropbox is one of the most popular file synchronization and cloud hosting services on today's Internet. It is probably the most popular of  the services that is not backed by a multi-billion […]

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BitTorrent Torque, JavaScript Interface to a torrent client

BitTorrent is without doubt the most popular file sharing solution on today's Internet. While other file sharing solutions like Napster, Kazaa, Gnutella or eDonkey were either sued into oblivion, discontinued or turned […]

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Dropbox Kills Public Folders for new accounts

As it stands now, Dropbox users can make use of public folders to share files in those folders publicly. This should not be confused with the functionality to share a folder with […]

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SRR Files, What are they, How to use them

If you have never come in contact with .srr files before you are probably wondering what those files are used for. You may find them attached to downloads on the Internet, for […]

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The Piratebay: Cat and Mouse game continues

If you are living in the UK, or another country where access to the popular Bittorrent indexing site the Piratebay has been blocked, you may have wondered what this is all about. […]

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How To Prioritize File Downloads In uTorrent

When you load a torrent with multiple files into the uTorrent Bittorrent client, you will notice that uTorrent by default will not prioritize any file in particular. While that may not be […]

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uTorrent Update Comes Bundled With Adware

An update to the popular torrent download client uTorrent has been released a few days ago, bringing the version of the stable client build to uTorrent 3.1.3. As you may know, it […]

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UK ISPs Begin To Block The Piratebay

If you are living in the United Kingdom and try to access The Piratebay website, chance is that you are greeted by a message that the web page is not availably anymore. […]

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LibraryMixer Beta Launches, Private, De-Centralized Recommandation System

LibraryMixer, a new private, de-centralized file lending and recommendation system has just been launched. The system itself currently consists of two components. First the LibraryMixer website where users can maintain their media […]

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Hadopi Cut Piracy In France, But Sales Down As Well

You may know that France has implemented a system called Hadopi about one and a half year ago. It is basically a monitoring and response system that is sending out three warning […]

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Netkups, File Hoster With Torrent Distribution

One of the things that is keeping users from distributing their files via Bittorrent, is that they have to be online for the initial seeding, and times when the third party seeder […]

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Looking For A uTorrent Alternative? Try qBittorrent

A lot of users rely on the popular uTorrent Bittorrent client when it comes to downloading files with the help of torrents from the Internet. In past years, things have changed when […]

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Bittorrent Live, Efficient P2P Video Streaming

When you look at today's TV streaming offerings on the Internet, you will always see contents being served by the hosting site to all connecting users. Companies need the necessary infrastructure to […]

You Can Now Download The Pirate Bay To Your Computer

With the popular Bittorrent indexing site The Pirate Bay preparing to go all in on magnet links on the site, users have asked themselves why the operators of the site go through […]

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Popular Bittorrent Website BTJunkie Closes Its Doors

Users of the popular Bittorrent indexing website BTJunkie who try to access the site's content in a web browser are not seeing the usual site layout, but a goodbye message instead. The […]

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Looking For A Torrific Alternative? Try These!

Torrific offered a handy service for users who needed to download torrents files but could not use Bittorrent software or seedboxes for it. The service basically did all the hard working for […]

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Megaupload Fallout Continues, Filesonic Removes File Sharing

Megaupload, one of the world's top file sharing and storage sites, has been taken down on request of US authorities on Thursday. Arrests have been made in various countries and assets as […]

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Megaupload Shuts Down, Arrests Have Been Made

The popular file hosting site Megaupload has been shut down by US authorities on Thursday, and the site's leaders have been charged with widespread online copyright infringement. According to an US Department […]


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