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.
Cross-platform, open source OpenNap client written in Java. It is able to download the same file from different concurrent sources simultaneously.
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 multi-network P2P client for Windows. It is able to download a given file from the BitTorrent, Gnutella, Gnutella 2 and eDonkey networks simultaneously.
Open source, cross-platform BitTorrent client. Site includes screenshots, FAQ and community forums.
Encylopedia article about the file-sharing protocol, including adoption, technologies, and legal issues.
Integrated client and server with strong encryption designed for small groups on large networks. Features include file sharing, messaging, news and chat.
Popcorn Time Lets You Stream Torrent Movies
Too impatient to wait for a torrent to download? Then maybe you should check out Popcorn Time —an app that lets you stream torrents to your computer. Read more...
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 ...
Tor is working on a messaging app that will take privacy to the next level
It’s very difficult to have a discussion about online anonymity without mentioning Tor. Tor is best known for its secure browser, which will allegedly protect your privacy as long as you avoid torrents, browser plugins and document downloads, but now the team wants to expand its services even further. The latest project from Tor is an anonymous instant messenger which will use the open source ...