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Amazon
A provider of metadata for releases. You need an API key to use this service.
imdb
A provider of metadata for movie releases. This information is obtained via scraping.
tmdb
A provider of metadata for movie releases. A shared API key is used for this service.
nfo
A text file containing information about a release.
par
A parity file for completing usenet downloads which contain missing parts.
rotten tomatoes
A provider of metadata for movie releases. You need an API key to use this service.
NZB
An NZB is an XML-based file format for retrieving posts from NNTP (Usenet) servers. For more information about NZB files, see NZB.
regex
Short for “regular expression”, which provides a concise and flexible means for matching and extracting strings of text. “Regexs” are a central concept in Newznab as they provide the foundation for matching and grouping releases. More information can be found REGEX.
TvRage
A provider of metadata for releases. The website is www.tvrage.com.