After a long hiatus, rTorrent creator, Jari Sundell (a.k.a. rakshasa) started actively working on rTorrent again. Based on his Patreon page, he’s currently working on a rtorrent-docker now. The last stable release of rTorrent was version 0.9.6 which was released over 4 years ago. Seedbox Guide is thrilled that this project is continued, and hoping… Read more »
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What is a Seedbox? A seedbox is a remote server hosted in a high-bandwidth data center used for the safely uploading and downloading of digital files. These speeds range from 100Mbps (12.5MB/s) to 10Gbps (1250MB/s). Persons with access to a seedbox can download these files to their personal computers anonymously. Seedboxes often have other features… Read more »
UltraSeedbox “USB” is known for having reliable and affordable seedboxes. They have some of the cheapest options in the market, which are decently stable and fast. Setting up and starting with a USB seedbox requires some time if you are a beginner. But with their very comprehensive knowledge-base, you’ll likely only take a couple of hours… Read more »
Not sure if Seedbox.io is your right seedbox? Looking for an honest opinion of Seedbox.io? Before signing up for Seedbox.io, take a look at this deep Seedbox.io review. We rented and tested their service for a couple of days, monitored the seedbox for downtimes and failures, and went on to the Seedbox community to look… Read more »
Seedboxes were created for torrenting. They’re usually remote servers with a high bandwidth so you can download and upload your torrents safely and effectively. But, can they be used for anything other than that? The short answer is yes, you can tweak your seedbox to do a variety of other things! It does depend on… Read more »
Introduction Cloudboxes.io is a new seedbox provider. As per their website they offer strong hardware and software so your data is protected. They only have 3 plans available – Small, Medium and Large. All of the plans come with 20Gbs uplink and unlimited incoming traffic. Outgoing traffic, however, is limited to 4TB for the Small plan,… Read more »
What is a torrent tracker? Torrent trackers reside on servers that regulate the communication between the leechers and seeders using bit torrent protocols. Trackers keep track of where files reside on peer machines during the time when clients request in order to transmit the requested files efficiently and reliably. The process of downloading a torrent… Read more »
Thus in this article, we’ll guide you how to optimize your torrent tracker reputation while using torrents.
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… Read more »
You’ll probably agree with us that maintaining a good ratio in quality private torrent communities is hard. Who wants to be kicked out of his favorite tracker, right? A seedbox is an extremely valuable resource when participating in private bitTorrent communities that will prevent you from ever being worried from your seeding ratio. It offers an easy… Read more »
Nowadays people are concerned about their privacy online whilst downloading torrents. And so they should be, with huge corporations monitoring peer-to-peer traffic and log every internet activity of yours. A Seedbox, combined with the right set of tools can provide a solution to your concerns… You may have heard the term ‘seedbox’ and been left wondering…… Read more »
rTorrent is a quick and efficient BitTorrent client that uses, and is in development alongside, the libTorrent. You can get the latest version here!
A seedbox is a remote server commonly used for safe downloading and uploading of torrents at very high speed. In this article, we list the best Seedboxes of 2016!
Lately there was a very interesting ruling in Australia. A judge forced an ISP to give out all the information of all the clients who uploaded the ‘Dallas Buyer Club’ movie, the IP details and whoever is connected to it. The news are very ground-breaking for the Australia community, and every person who uses the… Read more »
ruTorrent is a web frontend for the command line based torrent client “rtorrent”. It is designed to emulate the look and feel of µTorrent WebUI so it’s appearance is quite similar to the “parent”. The name “RuTorrent” is the combination of µTorrent and rTorrent. In the past few years, ruTorrent has became a standard client… Read more »
There are several recommend torrent clients that provides a great solution for a Seedbox. Each client has it’s pros and cons. Ever thought which torrent client to use for your Seedbox? We hope that this article will shed some light on that matter. Deluge Deluge is a torrent client that runs across all three platforms namely Windows,… Read more »
The NSA of the USA is systematically monitoring and collecting internet usage data. Thanks to the leaking of confidential documents by Edward Snowden about the PRISM program and other privacy invasions, the public is now aware of this. We feel that privacy is a right; especially if you have nothing to hide. This article will… Read more »
Following on from the article ‘How to torrent anonymously‘, Seedbox Guide will answer the question ‘What is a VPN?’. A VPN is a sure fire way to stay anonymous online and mask your activity online. What is a VPN? A VPN, simply put, is a tunnel from your computer to another. When you visit websites,… Read more »
Overall the service from Feral Hosting is top-notch. They appear to be one of the most popular seedbox providers and that is for a reason. Feral Hosting review – About the plan 400 GB of hard disk space, a 10Gbps download connection, 505Mbps upload connection and 2TB upload traffic. Check out all the Feral hosting… Read more »
If you’re extra privacy conscious, you might want to pay for your seedbox using Bitcoin. Bitcoin is a virtual currency that can provide anonymous transactions. These transactions should be untraceable to you. We won’t go into how Bitcoin works exactly. but check how Bitcoin works for further explanation. Note: Are you confused, do you not know what a… Read more »
A SSD seedbox is a must have for speed freaks. SSD stands for Solid-state drive and in layman’s terms that means it can write data at much higher speeds than a standard hard drive. You may be wondering why a SSD seedbox is well suited for torrenting. The reason is simple, SSD seedboxes are able to… Read more »