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Free software released under the GNU GPL license. Intended for Linux users.
Cross-platform, open source OpenNap client written in Java. It is able to download the same file from different concurrent sources simultaneously.
Provides information, tutorials and several patches to make WinMX work since Frontcode Technologies abandoned its development. Also includes a support forum.
Includes a small web browser and built-in tracker.
Free, open source file-sharing application effective for distributing very large software and media files. Documentation, FAQ, search-engine.
The Effect of P2P File-sharing Depends on Popularity
The hits at the top of the charts lose sales, but the niche artists further down the popularity curve actually benefit from file-trading, according to a Harvard paper on the economics of filesharing. [The Long Tail]
Music file sharing application supporting text and voice chat, multi-source MP3 and ogg downloads, and a built-in media player.