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.
Music file sharing application supporting text and voice chat, multi-source MP3 and ogg downloads, and a built-in media player.
Offers Mac software that allows you to share files, search for files, resume stopped downloads, and create own chat rooms.
Free, open source file-sharing application effective for distributing very large software and media files. Documentation, FAQ, search-engine.
Offers an open source peer-to-peer client software package compatible with the Gnutella file-sharing network. Also supports BitTorrent and private, secure file sharing with friends.
Derived from Shareaza, it has a redesigned network core developed in an attempt to provide better stability. Also aims to speed up file searches and downloads and has additional features for advanced users.
Quack Gnutella Server
Homepage for the quack gnutella server. Quack is a gnutella server that allows the use of index files for searches, instead of just filenames.
Freeware napster-compatible client for Windows.
Popcorn Time lets you stream movies via torrents on your Linux desktop
IT World: In today's open source roundup: Popcorn Time brings streaming movies via torrents to Linux. Plus: A review of Linux Mint Debian Edition 201403, and should you recommend Linux to friends?
Oops! Windows 8.1 update leaked by Microsoft itself
Forget illicit torrents tossed up by anonymous Russian bloggers: On Thursday, a build of the incoming Windows 8.1 update was leaked by Microsoft itself. The update, which was reportedly released to manufacturing partners earlier this week, was not pushed out to the general public but could still be secretly attained via the Windows Update service. Crafty users could force the update using a ...
60 dead in Burundi flood disaster
Bujumbura (Burundi) (AFP) - At least 60 people perished in flooding and landslides in a night of torrential rain in the Burundi capital that swept away hundreds of homes and cut off roads and power, officials said Monday. Police in Bujumbura said the toll was the highest in living memory from a disaster caused by freak weather, with scores of people injured. "The rain that fell in torrents ...