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  1. Fintech Companies Picking Up Investors Fleeing LendingClubRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Benzinga

    ... . Many market spectators questioned the future of fintech following these revelations, particularly peer-to-peer (P2P) loans - also known as social finance. This has been a hot sector in tech and in finance, and LendingClub was its publicly traded ...

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  2. BitTorrent eyes a slice of the online streaming market with new serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Neowin.net

    ... using the BitTorrent protocol. However, BitTorrent CEO Jerm Johnson said that the company is "actively developing the P2P components, which require varying levels of effort for each platform." BitTorrent Now is currently available for Android while ...

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  3. Japan's ISPs agree to ban P2P piratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2008 | ZDNet

    Four of Japan's largest Internet provider organizations have come to an agreement with copyright holders on how to tackle the illegal file trading on P2P networks. Comprised of about 1000 major and smaller Japanese Internet providers, the four organizations agreed to target flagrant copyright violators by first warning them and then banning them if their behavior doesn't change.

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  4. Three letters that will millionaire youRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mighty Bargain Hunter

    ... investors are able to lend to them. Lending Club is an example of this kind of platform. (ESIMoney is really liking his P2P portfolios these days!) Then the benefits of compounding come in. This more than anything helps you to millionaire. The ...

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  5. ALERT: Fintech revolution hits roadblocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... (FCA) has been asked by a group of MPs to provide more detail on the risks and opportunities presented by peer-to-peer (P2P) lending and "related markets." This inquiry could lead to further and more significant regulation that could potentially ...

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  6. Glenwood Springs man gets 60 year federal prison sentence for child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    A Glenwood Springs man, sentenced in federal court to 60 years in prison for child pornography crimes, was also ordered Thursday to a lifetime of supervision upon his release. Luis Aragon Gallegos, 30, pleaded guilty on Jan. 13 to 22 counts of child pornography production and one count of child pornography possession, according to a U.S. Attorney, District of Colorado office, media release.

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  7. University Teams Offer Creative Solutions to Challenge ExtremismRead the original story

    Friday | Holtville Tribune

    On June 27, the State Department's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs will host the spring semester finalists for the "Peer to Peer [P2P]: Challenging Extremism" initiative. The initiative, an innovative partnership between the U.S. government and universities around the world, empowers students to design and pilot new digital products and tools that strengthen communities and societies against violent extremist ideologies that recognize no borders.

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  8. Press Releases: University Teams Offer Creative Solutions to Challenge ExtremismRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | State Department

    On June 27, the State Department's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs will host the spring semester finalists for the "Peer to Peer [P2P]: Challenging Extremism" initiative. The initiative, an innovative partnership between the U.S. government and universities around the world, empowers students to design and pilot new digital products and tools that strengthen communities and societies against violent extremist ideologies that recognize no borders.

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  9. Blockchain payment company Circle is aggressively expandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Silicon Alley Insider

    Circle, a company that uses blockchain technology to enable instant peer-to-peer (P2P) payments, has raised $60 million from multiple investors, including Chinese venture capital firm IDG Capital Partners and Chinese Internet giant Baidu. The company ...

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  10. India Mobile Payment Market Analysis - Trends, Technologies &...Read the original story

    Friday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... entertainment and event pay; digital products; and services, restaurants & bars, and others. Mobile Person-to-Person (P2P) Transfers: Provides market estimates and forecasts to assess opportunities in P2P segment, broken down by domestic and ...

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  11. Have Innovative Finance Isas failed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The First Post

    ... advisers loath to suggest them. "A major concern of advisers is the IF Isa will encourage people to use peer-to-peer (P2P) lending for their retirement saving. The P2P sector is growing strongly and offering attractive returns, particularly when ...

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  12. BitTorrent Now goes liveRead the original story

    Friday | Advanced-television.com

    Following the announcement mid-May 2016 of the BitTorrent Now app, the peer-to-peer file sharing protocol and software company has confirmed its first-ever streaming apps for mobile, starting initially with Android. Following shortly will be apps for iOS and Apple TV.

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  13. BitTorrent Announces iOS and tvOS Apps for New Media Streaming PlatformRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MacRumors

    BitTorrent has announced it is launching a new content distribution app called BitTorrent Now , which lets users stream music and video from a library of independent artists and filmmakers. The app will soon be available for iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV , and offers a catalogue of free, paid, and ad-supported, on-demand content, including VR content as and when it becomes available.

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  14. Slack adds Message Buttons to expand workplace capabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Silicon Alley Insider

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  15. BitTorrent goes legit with legal streaming app for iOS and AndroidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | TrustedReviews

    There's no doubt BitTorrent made its name as a client that enabled enable piracy through P2P file-sharing, but now the firm is pressing on with recent efforts to clean up its image. The company has launched a new legal streaming app for Android, with iOS and Apple TV versions to follow soon.

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  16. BitTorrent Courts Brands And Creators With New Ad-Supported Streaming ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | AdExchanger.com

    ... best known for its free file transfer protocol, the BitTorrent Now streaming service isn't coming out of the blue. The P2P company first tested a paygate with Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke in 2014 that let artists set their own price for content and ...

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  17. Ad Supported Streaming Through BitTorrent Now Could Disrupt Music Streaming WarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | HipHopDx

    For the past several years, peer-to-peer software BitTorrent has worked overtime to provide ways for artists to monetize their art past the company's dark beginnings in being a door for illegal downloads. From the ability to share work in exchange for emails or sell work directly, MCs ranging from Little Simz to Curren$y have utilized the BitTorrent Bundle service for connecting with fans.

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  18. BitTorrent Now is a radically different take on traditional media streaming appsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | PC World

    If you haven't been paying attention to BitTorrent over the last few years and still equate the company with piracy, its plan to become a legitimate media company may come as a surprise. But BitTorrent, the company behind the peer-to-peer file-sharing protocol of the same name, just launched a streaming app that has already won over artists, musicians, and filmmakers.

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  19. United Kingdom has the strongest security globally, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | ITworld

    There is no denying the global nature of the 21st century, businesses have embraced economic globalization and have expanded operations across the world. Yet, entering new countries can pose financial, operational and legal risks to an organization.

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  20. BitTorrent Now is an open, ad-supported music and video platformRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Engadget

    Chances are good that most people still think of BitTorrent as a tool to pirate the latest Game of Thrones episode -- but for several years now, the company has been focusing on using its peer-to-peer internet technology as a platform for independent musicians, filmmakers and other artists to distribute their work. The resulting BitTorrent Bundle network has played host to projects from Madonna, comedian David Cross and Radiohead's Thom Yorke as well as a host of smaller, lesser-known artists.

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