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How to play .bin, .dat, .cue, and .rar movie files
After 19 hours of anxious anticipation, you’ve finally downloaded that .rar and .bin movie file you’re dying to watch. You open your file explorer, locate the download, and double click on the file. Your movie file doesn’t launch! So, what steps did you miss? What procedure will let you watch that movie in its .bin, .cue, and .rar file formats?...

The Top Torrent Sites of 2012
This list is a compilation of recommendations compiled from hundreds of reader emails. This list is randomly ordered, and is updated weekly.

How to Download Torrents: a Beginner's Guide
Are you interested in trying torrent downloading? Here is a helpful guide to explain how torrents work, and which tools and sites are good for beginning users.

Cyberlocker: What Is a Cyberlocker? Why Are They Considered Music Pirate Tools?
Cyberlockers are 3rd party file-sharing services. While they are completely legal and innocent themselves, they are a big threat to movie and music copyright because of their ability to share files invisibly. About.com explains cyberlockers more here...

Cyberlocker: What Is a Cyberlocker? Why Are They Considered Music Pirate Tools?
Cyberlockers are 3rd party file-sharing services. While they are completely legal and innocent themselves, they are a big threat to movie and music copyright because of their ability to share files invisibly. About.com explains cyberlockers more here...

PeerBlock Firewall: Keep Your P2P Private on Windows 7
PeerBlock is a powerful firewall product designed for P2P users to protect their computers from unauthorized searches by private agencies and corporations like the RIAA, MPAA, or MediaDefender.

Tixati MP3 Music Sharing Software Review
Tixati is still a young product (releases are still in the 1.x version range). But this bittorrent client is an excellent alternative to Vuze and uTorrent. About.com reviews Tixati here...

How Do You Save YouTube Movies?
Do you want to save a good YouTube movie? You will need to use special websites to save YouTube videos. About.com explains how here...

"How Do I Play .daa Files?"
.daa files are a special form of CD-DVD "emulation" files. It requires a special converter to view, create, or convert these files for viewing on your computer.

Torrent and Newsgroup Sites that Help P2P Users
Peer-to-peer file sharing is a subculture in its own right. Every day, millions of files are traded across the Web, much to the behest of movie and music distributors. At the center of it all: here are some of the website services that help P2P users find files for sharing...

Zip Files: How to Unzip Them With the Right Software.
Zip Files: How to Unzip Them With the Right Software.

Step-by-Step: How to Configure Your Computer to Play Music in Teamspeak 3
Gamers and Ventrilo Users: here is the visual step-by-step instructions on how to play music in ventrilo using a single Windows 7 / Vista / XP computer.

Top 12 Free Internet Downloads
Here they are: the 12 most useful free downloads on the Internet this year, as voted on by a panel of semi-scientific computer geeks.

WinMX Music Sharing: Software Review
Although it is contentious and legally-grey, millions of users trade music and movies every day using the WinMX network. If you are willing to participate in this risky activity, then read this review on WinMX Peer Sharing Software.

"So, What Is Fliqz.com?"
Finally, a reliable service for amateur video camera users! Fliqz.com is about the selective sharing of your amateur movies. Unlike YouTube and Google Video, Fliqz lets you decide who gets to see your movies. So if your brother just did his first skydive, or your daughter just took her first steps, or maybe you got some great footage of yourself in motorcycle training class, Fliqz is where you can upload and share your movies with your friends and family through the Web...

HappyPuppy.com: A Candy Store of Downloadable Games!
For PC, Xbox, Playstation, GameCube and more! If you want to try a demo game for free, or perhaps become more involved with online-player communities, Happy Puppy is a tremendous resource. Warning: this place is very addictive.

Download.com: An Amazing Store of Free and Demo Software
Download.com is an absolute gem! If you need an anti-virus tool, a copy of Acrobat Reader, a digital camera file-renaming software, a demo version of Dreamweaver, or just want a fun game to play, this is the place! Not only can you get software for 30-day free trials, but you can also read candid user opinions on the products. This is a guaranteed useful web site for every Internet user.

Making Folders & Managing Files: A Beginner Tutorial
This is a wonderful visual demonstration of creating folders and managing files! If no one has ever explained this important procedure to you, then try this picture-by-picture tutorial.

How Do You Download YouTube Movies?
Do you want to save a good YouTube movie? You will need to use special websites to save YouTube videos. About.com explains how here...

"What is 'Zip' and 'WinZip'?": Understanding Zipping and Unzipping Files
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How Do You Download YouTube Movies?
Do you want to save a good YouTube movie? You will need to use special websites to save YouTube videos. About.com explains how here...

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