Is BearShare illegal in the USA?

Answer While BearShare is not illegal to download and use in the United States, some of the files on the network may violate copyright laws and, as a result, may be illegal to download using BearShare or ... Read More »

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Is BearShare illegal?

The current version of BearShare allows free and commercial music to be shared over the Internet. Commercial music must be purchased through the BearShare software before it can be listened to. Bea... Read More »

How to Log on to Bearshare?

BearShare is peer-to-peer media downloading program. There is a version for PC and Mac systems. Users can download limited free music and video files shorter than 15 minutes. There is also a subscr... Read More »

Is bearshare spyware?

Bearshare software does not contain any adware or spyware, according to the BearShare website. Their EULA notes that they "participate in co-branding, advertising and other relationships to offer e... Read More »

What does"queued"mean on Bearshare?

Bearshare downloads show up as "queued" if the files are coming from other users who go offline or stop using Bearshare. A "queued" status also appears when the user removes the file you're trying ... Read More »