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How to Completely Anonymize Your BitTorrent Traffic with a Proxy

How to Completely Anonymize Your BitTorrent Traffic with a Proxy
I've used both BTGuard and PIA. PIA is definitely better, but there are a few caveats: 1. They highly recommend that you install their OpenVPN client and from what I can tell, it was the only way their service works reliably. This probably isn't a huge deal to most people, but I would've preferred to use PPTP. When I tried to setup PPTP, it would work sometimes, but was very spotty, very slow speeds, and there were some sites you couldn't visit. 2. After finding out about that, rather than dig deeper to figure out if I could disable the logs, I just cancelled. Flagged

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How to torrent anonymously with the Six Strikes law - Seedbox Guide Five top US internet service providers are, as of the 25th of February, now monitoring your internet traffic for torrent activity. As part of the six strikes law, they will send you six warnings. After those, your internet connection will be crippled. This is a fundamental invasion of your privacy. Luckily for you, there are ways to avoid any ‘strikes’. Which VPN Providers Really Protect Your File Sharing Activities? Um wow. You do realize VPNs have legitimate and legal uses right? Same goes for bittorent and p2p sharing — you can in fact use those services completely and entirely in a legal way. Will ISIS plan a 9/11-style terror plot against the U.S.? Republicans are sounding the warning that the next 9/11-like terror plot could emerge from the regions of Iraq and Syria that are currently dominated by an extremist group bearing down on Baghdad. As the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) - which has already captured the cities of Tikrit and Mosul and is threatening to take the capital city as well - grows in strength and numbers, will it pose an immediate threat to the United States homeland as well? Experts say the group's increasing power and reach is concerning, though it's not entirely clear when they might be able to threaten the U.S.

The Stupid Things You Do When Shopping (and How to Fix Them) It's officially holiday shopping season, and retailers are counting on your consumer impulses to drive you to buy everything your lustful heart desires. If you've ever ended up with a cart full of fishbowls, bedazzlers, and life-sized giraffe statues, you know shopping fever can cause you to make some pretty stupid choices. Here's a look at some of the most common motivators of bad shopping decisions and what you can do to put a stop to them. P

Comment booster votre vitesse BitTorrent et confidentialité First off, why would you suggest that one should stop seeding after a certain point? Isn't the whole of BT based on people continually sharing. If it's all about share ratio for you, you're doing it wrong. Second, why to people keep recommending public blocklists? How to Stay Anonymous While Using Bittorrent: 7 Steps Edit Article Most anti-piracy outfits and other organizations that track BitTorrent users rely on information they obtain from BitTorrent trackers. This is an easy and convenient technique to gather info, but also one that can be circumvented. Let’s assume you want to download ‘Steal This Film’ without being spied on by third parties that monitor the download. Impossible? Not really…

Is Usenet Safer than BitTorrent? Shhh... Stick to bittorrent kid. Usenets the devil and I highly recommend against it. P2P Foundation »Blog Archive» Pourquoi avons-nous besoin d'un nouveau type de coopératives Ouvert pour le P2P Age Michel Bauwens: “The cooperative movement and cooperative enterprises are in the midst of a revival, even as some of their long-standing entities are failing. This revival is part of an ebb and flow of cooperativism, that is strongly linked to the ebb and flow of the mainstream capitalist economy. After systemic crisis such as the one in 2008, many people look at alternatives.

How to Live Without a Jailbreak in iOS 5 Works fine for me and all my i-devices. Perhaps it's not iOS 5. I tried to send a file to my wife's iPhone using Bluetooth. How The Pirate Bay Plans to Beat Censorship For Good The Pirate Bay's PirateBrowser just hit 2.5 million downloads but the notorious torrent site has much bigger plans in store for the new year. The team behind the site is developing a new tool that doesn't rely on domain names or server farms. Instead, users will serve as the P2P hosts of the sites, with the system running its own alternative DNS. Which VPN Providers Really Take Anonymity Seriously? As detailed in yesterday’s article, if a VPN provider carries logs of their users’ activities the chances of them being able to live up to their claim of offering an anonymous service begins to decrease rapidly. There are dozens of VPN providers, many of which carry marketing on their web pages which suggests that the anonymity of their subscribers is a top priority. But is it really? Do their privacy policies stand up to scrutiny? We decided to find out.

'Frontline' Doc Explores How Sept. 11 Created Today's NSA hide captionPresident George Bush examines the devastation at the Pentagon with Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld on Sept. 12, 2001, a day after a hijacked airliner slammed into the building. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP President George Bush examines the devastation at the Pentagon with Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld on Sept. 12, 2001, a day after a hijacked airliner slammed into the building.

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