Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

P2P News

News on P2P continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

39 min ago | Transitions Online

Drawing the Net Around the RuNet

Fourteen years ago, as the new millennium dawned, the Internet was already becoming less free: America was witnessing the battle between the band Metallica and the founders of the Napster peer-to-peer file sharing service; the French parliament passed a law obliging owners of sites to register; and China was embarking on building its Great ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Metal, Metallica, Science / Technology, World News, Russia, Asia, Activism, Internet

1 hr ago | Transitions Online

Drawing the Net Around the RuNet

Fourteen years ago, as the new millennium dawned, the Internet was already becoming less free: America was witnessing the battle between the band Metallica and the founders of the Napster peer-to-peer file sharing service; the French parliament passed a law obliging owners of sites to register; and China was embarking on building its Great ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Metal, Metallica, Science / Technology, World News, Russia, Asia, Activism, Internet

Tue Jul 08, 2014

NNDB

Napster

Peer-to-peer file sharing service, popularly used for exchanging music. 26M users at its peak.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology

Digital Game Developer

Rightscorp Increases Number of Participating Internet Service Providers by Over 100%

The increase in settlement payments received from ISP subscribers directly impacts the Company's top line growth potential and represents a larger number of copyright infringers receiving notices, enabling a greater return for Rightscorp and its clients, the copyright owners.

Comment?

Related Topix: Internet Service Providers, Science / Technology, DMCA News

Customer Interaction Solutions

Overland Storage(R) SnapServer(TM) Delivers Integrated, Secure Private Cloud Mobility Solution

The SnapServer DX with BitTorrent Sync solution effortlessly synchronizes files between geographically-dispersed mobile devices, tablets, desktop clients and networked storage systems with no transfer limits or subscription fees.

Comment?

Related Topix: Overland Storage, BitTorrent, Startups, Marketing

Finextra Research news

NZ regulator issues first P2P lending license

Auckland-based Harmoney is the first provider of this new financial service, under the provisions of the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Linux Today

What are the alternatives to Skype on Linux

It is pretty much acknowledged by now that Skype is evil. Maybe not as evil as a DRM on a brand new game, but very close.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology

Softpedia

ApexDC++

Similar to StrongDC++, ApexDC++ is a file sharing/peer-to-peer Windows software.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology, Science, Computer Science

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Softpedia

BitSpirit 3.6.0.550 Stable

BitSpirit is a BitTorrent client developed to help you take full advantage of this popular file sharing protocol, thus providing great download speed and a user friendly interface.

Comment?

Related Topix: Computers

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Stokes eyes stake in SocietyOne

Moguls joining up: It's understood Kerry Stokes is eyeing an investment in the peer-to-peer lender as part of a consortium with James Packer and Lachlan Murdoch.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology, News Corporation, Publishing, Media, Financial Services, Westpac Banking Corporation

News 4 Jax

Man, 25, gets 6 years for distributing child porn

A 25-year-old St. Johns County man was sentenced Wednesday to six years in federal prison for distribution of child pornography, to be followed by a seven year term of supervised release.

Comment?

Related Topix: Federal Prisons, Prison, Science / Technology

York Dispatch

York City man filmed naked girls, had other child porn, AG's office says

A York City man who became a target of a state Attorney General's Office child-pornography investigation through an online file-sharing service also secretly videotaped two naked York City girls from outside their window, authorities allege.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology

CNET News.com

Dear Aereo: Good luck. You'll need it. Signed, Napster and Grokster vets

Aereo's Supreme Court defeat stirred memories of Napster and Grokster, startups that faced media giants in court -- and lost.

Comment?

Related Topix: Online Music, Science / Technology

Sys-Con Media

Alan Arnette Starts Trek Up K2 to Raise Awareness for...

Alan Arnette, world-renowned mountaineer and Alzheimer's advocate, is traveling to Pakistan this week for his first attempt at K2.

Comment?

Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Health, Science / Technology

Tue Jul 01, 2014

UnionLeader.com

Manchester man charged in child pornography case

A city man is under arrest for possessing child pornography, the result of an investigation by police, special agents with Homeland Security Investigations and the state Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.

Comment?

Related Topix: Manchester, NH, Science / Technology

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Law.com

"Moocher" Lacked Reasonable Expectation of Privacy in Wi-Fi Signal

In a recent opinion, the Third Circuit considered whether the Pennsylvania State Police violated a defendant's Fourth Amendment protections when it employed a device called a "MoochHunter" to trace a defendant's hijacked wireless signal.

Comment?

Related Topix: Wireless, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Emerging Technology, US News, Third Circuit Court of Appeals, Computer Security, Cable & Satellite, Comcast

Brand Republic

Goodstuff wins RateSetter media account in booming P2P lending sector

RateSetter, the peer-to-peer lending service, has appointed Goodstuff Communications as its strategic media partner after a three-way pitch.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology, Marketing

Sat Jun 28, 2014

VentureBeat

Meet Sher.ly, the ambitious 'cloud' startup that plans to destroy sync

Check out this article! http://venturebeat.com/2014/06/28/meet-sher-ly-the-ambitious-cloud-startup-that-plans-to-destroy-sync/ With two cofounders, three developers, and less than $1 million in seed funding, Sher.ly intends to bypass one of the most frustrating, ubiquitous parts of cloud storage: syncing.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology

Ukiah Blog Live

Here's Onionshare, the File Sharing App the Next Snowden Will Use

A small software app called Onionshare offers the most secure file sharing available.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science / Technology, Privacy

Transitions Online

Drawing the Net Around the RuNet

Fourteen years ago, as the new millennium dawned, the Internet was already becoming less free: America was witnessing the battle between the band Metallica and the founders of the Napster peer-to-peer file sharing service; the French parliament passed a law obliging owners of sites to register; and China was embarking on building its Great ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Metal, Metallica, Science / Technology, World News, Russia, Asia, Activism, Internet

•••
•••
•••
•••

P2P Jobs

•••
•••
•••
•••