A short rundown of things that you can do with the uTorrent client. Other torrent clients are available.
Download a Linux operating system!
Many operating systems, including Ubuntu, CentOS and OpenSuSE offer torrent versions of their DVD distributions. These enable them to lower their bandwidth costs by allowing users to help with the distribution of the files that make up these operating systems!
Download out of copyright films via http://www.publicdomaintorrents.com
This website provides you with access to out of copyright content, such as films in loads of different formats. There isn’t a central repository through, so it is best to stick to recently added content.
Download Bootleg Friendly music via http://bt.etree.org/
This website hosts live recordings of bootleg-friendly artists in the FLAC format, which is lossless, and excellent for those who want to listen to the best!
Download legitimate torrents via http://www.legittorrents.info/
This website hosts a whole range of different freely available torrents for people to download and use.
TorrentFreak is well known for its up to date coverage of the BitTorrent scene, but the site also has its own tracker and regularly features legal downloads like the official BitTorrent release of the movie The Corporation. TorrentFreak is available at http://www.torrentfreak.com/