BitTorrent Turns 10

Bram Internet protocols and ‘systems’ are either hit or miss. They last for ages, or only a few months. The web, email, IRC, all thingsĀ thatĀ have lasted, eXeem, Google Wave, hardly any time at all. In the fast paced world of the web, it’s often the frantic turnover that kills a new product, especially when it’s […]
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TPB Raid – 5 Years On, Still Going Strong

It’s now been 5 years since the Pirate Bay was raided by Swedish police, after extensive ‘urging’ by US trade groups and politicians. 5 years of wrangling to take down that bastion of piracy, that cocker-of-snoots to the influential and rich, and that distributor of torrent files and magnet links (and NOTHING ELSE!) When it […]
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Muon1 v4.45 Released

At long last, Muon1 has a client update. Version 4.45 went live 2 weeks ago, and carries some significant upgrades. Along with a better, more stable graphical mode, it’s accuracy has also been significantly improved. Muon1 is an odd project in many ways. Run entirely by one man over the last 10 years, (first in […]
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The Truth in Reporting

There’s a big brouhaha going on right now about conflicts between The White House, and the Fox News Channel (FNC). The spat is because the White House feels Fox news is overly biased towards the Republican party, while Fox news points out that the segments the White House points to are Opinion shows, not News. […]
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