Recommended Bittorrent/µTorrent Settings

As I’ve shown already, Oftentimes people do REALLY stupid things with their client settings. I mean beyond ordinary ‘stupid’. Private tracker sites are one of the main reasons for this. The all-fired obsession with seeding as much as possible, because of the power of the intangible and all-powerful ‘ratio’ that must be obeyed, and adhered to at […]
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‘Super’ Seeder’s Stupid Settings

The  last µTorrent support post I made was quite popular. over 600 hits in one day (the usual is 20-30/day). However, life goes on and so another day, another stupid support problem, but unlike last time, this guy thinks he’s smart and knows what he’s doing. Like last time, it’s the µTorrenet support channel, and […]
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Magnet Links in Operation

This was a segment I originally filmed for TorrentFreak.tv but my voice isn’t exactly the best, and neither is my microphone. However, it’s still important to get it out there There is a lot of misconceptions about magnet links, and how well they work. A lot of people say they’re slow, which is rubbish. So, […]
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P2P Hurts UK Music Sales?

… or so we’re told. There is a belief, that music sales are being harmed by the internet. MP3’s and peer-to-peer (p2p) networks have made swapping music easy, ever since Napster burst onto the scene in 1999. There is even a section on the BPI’s website that deals with it (strangely titled “File-sharing FAQ’s“ Why […]
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A Strange µTorrent Support Question

I’ve been doing support for the µTorrent client, in their IRC channel, for a few years now. I don’t get paid, and I don’t have any official position, but I’ve been doing it a while, and I know my way around things. Today, I had perhaps one of the most bizzare support questions ever. [16:48.00] […]
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