Usenet Downloading – Our Favorite Way To Download

The Main Guru Alternative File Sharing, Usenet

In a time before our time, when the Internet was young and computers were expensive, bulky and slow, people already discussed important politics, news and more adult topics online. And after a while, they noticed how unpractical it was to exchange files over floppy discs – they wanted to do it over the Internet. There was no Pirate Bay, no …

PeerBlock / PeerGuardian Review And Download

The Main Guru Censorship, Law & Security, Torrents

Quick Overview: PeerBlock, along with it’s predecessor PeerGuardian, has been around since 2003 as one of the first ways to protect file sharers from unwanted attention from anti-p(r)ivacy outfits and everyone else trying to analyse and track the networks, such as government agencies. Is it really worth the effort to install this free software to your computer, and how effective …

How To Download With mIRC: Troubleshooting

The Main Guru Alternative File Sharing, IRC, XDCC

This article is part of our series on XDCC / IRC downloading, and part 3 of the mIRC downloading tutorial. If you haven’t read our other articles, you’re invited to do so now! Introduction: XDCC Downloading For Beginners Part 1: How To Configure mIRC For XDCC Downloading Part 2: How To Download With mIRC Part 3: Troubleshooting Not always does …

How To Download With mIRC

The Main Guru Alternative File Sharing, IRC, Tutorials, XDCC

This is part 2 of our series on XDCC downloading. If you haven’t configured mIRC yet, or don’t know what this is about, please go to the corresponding part of our series: Introduction: XDCC Downloading For Beginners Part 1: How To Configure mIRC For XDCC Downloading Part 2: How To Download With mIRC Part 3: Troubleshooting In part 2 of …

How To Configure mIRC For Downloading

The Main Guru Alternative File Sharing, IRC, Tutorials, XDCC

This tutorial is part of our IRC downloading series. If you don’t know what this is about or want more information, click here for the basics of IRC downloading. Introduction: XDCC Downloading For Beginners Part 1: How To Configure mIRC For XDCC Downloading Part 2: How To Download With mIRC Part 3: Troubleshooting A quick recap: IRC is a chat …

XDCC Downloading For Beginners: Do It Like A Pro

The Main Guru Alternative File Sharing, IRC, XDCC

This article is part of the introduction to our series on XDCC / IRC downloading. If you already know the basics, feel free to click through to one of the other parts: Introduction: XDCC Downloading For Beginners How To Get Started With XDCC Part 1: How To Configure mIRC For XDCC Downloading Part 2: How To Download With mIRC Part …

UseNeXT Review – The Easiest Usenet Provider?

The Main Guru Usenet

Quick Overview: UseNeXt was the first one to make Usenet available to the masses, and has definitely had a great part in innovating the industry. As one of the big providers out there, you get good speeds, a high retention and a client with all important features to make downloads a one-click thing, very good for Usenet beginners. Pricing is …