File Sharing & BitTorrents
The most popular multi-P2P file sharing tool, forums & BitTorrents in one searchable Directory. Open-source file-sharing applications, torrent related legal problems for the music industry, open source BitTorrent clients, software and legal information, guides and forums.
Run your own P2P program and this software to compare file names and sizes for their pre-qualified list of files. Increases your chances of getting a good file.
Free, open source file-sharing application effective for distributing very large software and media files. Documentation, FAQ, search-engine.
Presents this open source OpenNap client for Amiga. Includes frequently asked questions and screenshots.
'Music Is Not a Loaf of Bread'
Interview with Wilco, a band that dropped its label and file shared its album, achieving commercial success and Grammy nominations. [Wired]
Provides information, tutorials and several patches to make WinMX work since Frontcode Technologies abandoned its development. Also includes a support forum.
A clone of BearShare which connects to the same, proprietary network approved by the RIAA. Requires a monthly subscription for full access, only music files controlled by acoustic fingerprinting and video files under 15 minutes are allowed.
Includes a small web browser and built-in tracker.
Porn studio sues immigrant who has “no idea how BitTorrent works,” wins big
Lawsuit-happy porn studio beats a "poor sap" whose pleas of ignorance fail.
'Netflix for torrents' app Popcorn Time adds Chromecast support
An alpha version of the Windows app lets you stream to Google's HDMI stick, and support is coming to Mac and Android next.
UK Internet Companies Changing Approach to Illegal Torrents
A fundamental change in the way the UK approaches copyright infringement will see you educated for breaking the law, rather than punished.