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Usenet under fire from copyright holders

The "under-the-radar" file-sharing system has been dragged into the spotlight by DMCA takedowns.

By November 11, 2012


Does your ISP throttle BitTorrent traffic? Find out

An app developed by the Max Planck Institute can be used for free to detect meddling in the use of BitTorrent, eMule, and Gnutella.

By January 24, 2014


How to tweet in wacky fonts

Why stick with boring old Arial? A super easy-to-use Unicode text converter lets you make your tweets font-astically fancy.

By August 14, 2013


Google Groups enhances its ability to share

The service gets a shared inbox feature and better options for moderating a group. But does anyone still use Google Groups?

By June 25, 2013


Help curate The Big Internet Museum

New crowdsourced online museum pays tribute to the pioneers who made the Internet what it is today. Remember Usenet and Numa Numa Guy?

By December 17, 2012


Google+ adds Communities, hits 135 million active users

The latest feature in Google+ marks an effort to make the social network more popular as a destination.

By December 6, 2012


How to avoid making one of the 10 worst Facebook mistakes

It's easy to drop your guard while socializing with your friends on Facebook, but careless friending, posting, liking, and sharing jeopardizes more than just your reputation and privacy -- it can also cost you your job.

By December 4, 2012


RIAA triumphs in Usenet copyright case

In a note posted on its site, music trade group for top music labels says court ruled in its favor.

By June 30, 2009


Usenet.com ruling, a 'whittling down' of Betamax defense

Judge's ruling against Usenet.com, its lawyer says, undercuts classic immunity against liability in copyright cases. The RIAA disagrees.

By July 1, 2009


Newzbin BT ban demanded for Sky, Virgin Media and TalkTalk

The movie industry is demanding the ban on Newzbin be extended to all the big Internet service providers.

By November 9, 2011