RapidShare drastically cuts public sharing limits to battle piracy

RHIAN JONES

Swiss-based file-hosting service RapidShare is to drastically limit its users' sharing in its continued bid to battle piracy.

Free users of the service will be able to share just one gigabyte of date per day, while paid users will get up to 30 gigabytes. 

The limits on the amount of outbound public traffic users can generate will start on November 27, reports TorrentFreak. Significantly, however, no transfer limits will be imposed on files that are shared with selected groups ...

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