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2009-07-28 07:25:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- A new University lecture-note exchange website is helping students nationwide improve their grades and earn money from their old lecture notes. ShareNotes.com (http://www.sharenotes.com) presents students from University and College campuses across the U.S. with the opportunity to share lecture notes and materials, in return for a percentage commission for each download and a variety of rewards for consistent use. Rewards for uploading include...

2009-03-17 13:49:43

A British company has introduced a new method of downloading video games, the BBC News reported.  Awomo gives access to players to begin the game before the software has completed downloading, contrary to other systems. Hold time, developers say, is much more abbreviated between clicking a download link and real game-play.  Awomo boss, Roger Walkden, commented, "This is a super-fast way of distributing games.  For the first time we have created a system that really does for...

2009-01-27 08:30:00

MARTIGNY, Switzerland, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The regular post mail or courier upload option allows Internet users and multimedia content creators to easily post high quality productions. Upload speed tests by speedmatters.org revealed that the median upload speed was merely 435 kilobits per second (kbps) in the US. Uploading a video of 4GB could take 20 hours of hassle. With Media2Net slow connections and disconnections will not make you cry anymore. Last but not least, you will be...

2008-08-11 00:00:13

By COURTNEY BLANCHARD File work What is an MP3 file? An MP3 is an audio file, in which the data is compressed. This makes the file "smaller," therefore allowing many files to be stored on a computer or music device. The MP3 file is gaining popularity over traditional forms of packaging music, like compact discs. The files are easy to transfer among computers and music devices and don't take up physical space. What is file sharing? File sharing is the process in which users upload music and...

2008-08-05 03:00:21

By Anonymous We7 (www.we7.com) is an ad-funded music download site, that lets music fans stream or download music for free in return for receiving targeted advertising. The site was co-founded by Peter Gabriel and launched in May 200 7 with a mere 30 tracks; there are now 750,000 tracks available for streaming on the site. The hosting challenge for We7 is that apart from the paid-for music downloads it offers, the content on its site is dynamic by nature, since each free track that is...

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