Category: BitTorrent

From Fool’s Gold to Secret Stash: 30 days in 10 epic downloads. FOOL’S GOLD: DAY OFF FIRE Fool’s Gold DAY OFF started out five years ago in a parking lot in SoHo: a place for friends and label fam to celebrate music’s electric, unclassifiable underground. Today, DAY OFF spans five cities, a lineup featuring everyone from…

Recently, Florian Adamsky presented a paper at a USENIX Workshop on Offensive Technologies. The paper reported on a study his team conducted on the possibility of exploiting BitTorrent protocols for Distributed Reflective Denial of Service Attacks (DRDoS). The risk being that an attacker could exploit a user unknowingly and have them direct traffic to a…

Queens hardcore trio Show Me The Body, who roll alongside NYC/XL Recordings hip hop trio Ratking and DIY crew/label Letter Racer, have been steadily building a following across the five boroughs, demolishing DIY venues and house shows with their unapologetic brand of NYC hip-hop tinged hardcore punk that falls somewhere between Beastie Boys and Fugazi.   Their new EP is due out April 21st….

In this edition of Friday Download: why BitTorrent Bundle might be your new bookstore. With the release of paygates, BitTorrent Bundle has become the ideal platform for writers, whether independent or represented, to get their work in front of prospective readers. Not only can a single Bundle handle all file types, but it allows for…