Usenet Newsgroup downloads HELP?

Question by Sammy: Usenet Newsgroup downloads HELP? Ok, i downloaded an XBOX 360 game from usenet. When it was done downloading im missing some files. I used QuickPAR to fix them, but it couldnt get the missing files. How can i recover those missing files without redownloading the whole thing? Its only like 6 files […]

Does the RIAA or other agencies typically monitor Usenet newsgroup downloads? Is there any precedent for that?

Question by Duggywuggy: Does the RIAA or other agencies typically monitor Usenet newsgroup downloads? Is there any precedent for that? Best answer: Answer by jedeyebrettI haven’t heard of any news/website articles that have stated the RIAA have targeted Usenet groups. I know that usenet is harder to track people on, especially if your provider gives […]

Digital Downloads Are Big Business

MastersOfDigital.com I’ve been using Usenet since before Napster was even thought of. All I ever really use it for is the alt.binaries groups and the program I’ve been using to get binary files tells me that I’m averaging about 3.75 GBs of downloads per day lately. Thanks to Usenet I’m knee deep in just about […]

Can Usenet downloads be tracked?

Question by swilliamson: Can Usenet downloads be tracked? We hear about all the lawsuits in the news about people getting sued for downloading music off peer to peer networks but never from usenet. The RIAA can track the downloading of music from peer to peer networks but can they trace downloads from newsgroups? Best answer: […]

The Players In Internet Movie Downloads

The Players In Internet Movie Downloads There are several online movie download services that have established themselves as real players in the instant gratification film niche. The latest to join the fray is Apple with its iTunes Movie Store. You can download a film to your Mac, your PC or your iPod – although watching […]