Unpopular Content

Some articles on content, unpopular content:

BitTorrent - Operation - Downloading Torrents and Sharing Files
... Although swarming scales well to tolerate flash crowds for popular content, it is less useful for unpopular content ... Peers arriving after the initial rush might find the content unavailable and need to wait for the arrival of a seed in order to complete their downloads ... Since maintaining seeds for unpopular content entails high bandwidth and administrative costs, this runs counter to the goals of publishers that value BitTorrent as a cheap alternative to a ...

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    We do not content ourselves with the life we have in ourselves and in our being; we desire to live an imaginary life in the mind of others, and for this purpose we endeavor to shine. We labor unceasingly to adorn and preserve this imaginary existence and neglect the real.
    Blaise Pascal (1623–1662)

    The history of progress is written in the blood of men and women who have dared to espouse an unpopular cause, as, for instance, the black man’s right to his body, or woman’s right to her soul.
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