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.
Forked off BitComet 0.56.
Fork of eMule aiming to provide a fancier user interface. Features various optimizations but doesn't support protocol obfuscation or the Kad network.
Presents this open source, text based OpenNap client which works on various platforms with extensive documentation. By Peter Selinger.
LA Times: File 'sharing' or 'stealing'?
Jon Healey writes about the semantic debate over whether copyright infringement is theft, in response to an Op-Ed submission that called for file sharing to be decriminalized.
Open source system that provides fully decentralized approximate keyword search capabilities to Vuze as a standard plugin. As it is decentralized, it's immune to legal and technical attacks targeting torrent aggregators.
The Ballad Free File Sharing Network
Allow users of several file sharing programs to connect to their network of servers to search for and download items in a P2P environment.
Popcorn Time transforms movie torrents into Netflix
This surprisingly slick desktop program lets you stream movies via torrent as easily as you stream movies on Netflix.
Popcorn Time streams illegal movie, TV files
Danielle Haynes March. 12 (UPI) -- Popcorn Time computer application simplifies the process of searching for torrents and downloading illegal movie files by letting users stream them.
Style Blog: How to easily watch any movie from your computer for free
PopcornTime makes torrenting as easy as Netflix. The only problem? Its illegal.