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+ - Wil Wheaton: BitTorrent Isn't Only for Piracy->

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itwbennett
itwbennett writes "Geek advocate Wil Wheaton has written a blog post on the (legal) usefulness of BitTorrent, saying that the speed of his recent download of Ubuntu 12.04 should serve as a reminder that BitTorrent fills an important niche. Wheaton compares blocking BitTorrent to closing freeways because bank robbers could get away."
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Wil Wheaton: BitTorrent Isn't Only for Piracy

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