Torrents are not allowed on US servers

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We’d like to notice that number of copyright infringements on our servers has increased dramatically. Please remember, we DO NOT ALLOW TORRENTS on US servers. It is impossible to operate when providers NULL-route your IPs, stop service contracts and fine for increasing number of DMCA complains. In order to avoid further problems we had to… Read more »

How do I know and check whether my ISP caching my torrent files?

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ISP most probably does not care about your P2P activity. But copyright holders or their representatives are. Usually, they join downloading session of protected material and spot all IP addresses who’s sharing the content. DHT protocol allows to discover IP address of seeders and leeches even without announcing them to the tracker. Then copyright holder… Read more »

New servers in North Carolina

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Recently we installed new servers in US, so now there are 2 locations available: Florida and North Carolina. No special actions required from the user, since the location is selected automatically when you choose US VPN. Next time while using it, try to check the IP address to see where are you exactly located. Please… Read more »

Bitcoin goes viral in China

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Not so many noticed that Bitcoin found huge appreciation in China. it got really viral there. Bitcoin is now more popular in China then in US. So how do we know? Well that’s easy. Let’s compare official download numbers from Sourceforge for QtBitcoin client.

How to watch Netflix in Germany?

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What if you travel abroad and still do not want to miss your favorite TV series and movies on Netflix. It is known that Netflix is only available in USA, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, South America, UK, Ireland and some Nordic countries except Iceland. But what if you are traveling somewhere else, for instance to Germany?… Read more »

Liberty Reserve shutdown

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According to latest news Liberty Reserve payment system shutdown has happened on Friday 24th of May. The owner was arrested as part of a money laundering investigation performed jointly by police agencies in the United States and Costa Rica. It is claimed that Liberty Reserve was financed by money from child pornography and drug trafficking…. Read more »

Enemies of the Internet

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Here is a nice infographic about countries where Internet access is controlled by government. Most of the places are located in Middle-East and Asia, but some in East-Europe as well.

Internet Defense League

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Recently we became a proud Internet Defense League member. What does it mean? It means that we share the same thoughts as the rest of IDL members. In particular, we believe in freedom of speech and the right to be anonymous in the Internet. Now days there are companies who’s goal is to privatize the… Read more »