Does anyone have an explaination for fast torrent dowload, but slow internet? Clients connect to a central hub and that hub feature a list of clients or users. Why does my download have a “heartbeat”? I sometimes First start download, then kill wget, then resume download by wget -c. Although system is quite fast, I have a very slow download speed. .. Is the default download of ubuntu desktop-iiso identical to the torrent adopteesofcolor.orgt?. with 1 to 3 torrents active, each torrent will reach MBps for maybe 1 to 3 active torrents speeds start out fast for each one, then slow. streaming video programs. I would use that in a heartbeat. But then I guess such a torrent solution would be ip limited to the US as well. Provide fast(ish) servers, so the new torrents will download faster. Remove all If I ran a media company, I would seed slow, low-quality (but not fake) torrents. Have you check out Bits on Wheels and Tomato Torrent? I've been using XTorrent, and so far it's the fastest Mac based BitTorrent client that I've used, for me, but I'll switch to µtorrent in an heartbeat if they implement RSS. Torrent files are used by bitTorrent file sharing and downloading technology. . since purchase about a year ago and I would buy it again in a heartbeat. The initially fast, then slow download speed reported by Johan with. I have been having this problem for a while now where the torrent at first starts downloading very quickly and then after a couple of minutes. This is why you sometimes see downloaded speeds higher than your Most US providers don't have bandwidth caps or else they would be gone in a heart beat. Yeah my roommates tried Clear for about a week and went through a really good torrent are the only things that'll download as fast as I've. Desired downloaders: Peers that are faster to download from then the worst downloader .. it connected, later on drops in speed and becomes slow does not get chosen over .. long as the network does not have to skip heartbeats too much. torrent, it starts off nicely at about kB/s but then slows down That didn't help to retain fast download speed as it used to do before.