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  1. P2P loans come to Canada with Lending LoopRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Finextra Research news

    Lending Loop has launched its Online Marketplace across the country to provide Canadians a better way to borrow and a smarter way to lend. Middle class Canadians can grow their personal wealth by lending to the small businesses at the heart of their community and across Canada.


  2. 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.


  3. the Future of Digital Lending: 2015 [Slide Deck]Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... lending industry is undergoing a major transformation driven by digital. A new class of companies called peer-to-peer (P2P) lenders are creating online marketplaces that are pulling both borrowers and investors away from traditional banks. BI ...


  4. Sinch Video Calling SDK Beta Now AvailableRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | ProgrammableWeb.com

    ... Calling SDK beta is a cross-platform solution that features peer-to-peer support with proxy fallback (in the event that P2P is not available) and utilizes the OPUS codec (RFC 6716), a versatile audio codec for interactive speech, music transmission, ...


  5. Cary man gets 20 years in prison for child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WRAL.com

    Cary investigators received a cyber-tip through the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children last October, and an IP address that was using a peer-to-peer file-sharing network to send and receive pornographic material was traced to Lazetera's home, authorities said.


  6. Video: Jeffrey Tucker, 'Bit by Bit: How P2P Is Freeing the World'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Voice For Liberty in Wichita

    Jeffrey A. Tucker, Director of Digital Development at the Foundation for Economic Education, talks about his new book, "Bit by Bit: How P2P Is Freeing the World." The book is an explanation of how Bitcoin type cryptocurrencies work as a "peer to peer" innovative payment network and an alternative exchange system.


  7. Marketplace Lender P2Binvestor Announces Institutional Investment...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Sys-Con Media

    ... P2Binvestor platform and improves the company's ability to accommodate larger funds. HCG, like many other peer-to-peer (P2P) funds, is interested in investing in loans originated by a new class of marketplace lending platforms that combine ...


  8. VirnetX Hires Sales Team to Accelerate Commercial Adoption of Gabriel Secure CommunicationsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... of the Internet. It consists of software and network services that enable automatic initiation of peer-to-peer (P2P), peer-to-server, and server-to-server encrypted communication links between computers. These encrypted links or channels can support ...


  9. Is Torrent-live's dynamic blocklist worth the a 30 it costs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GHacks

    ... The blocklist is being sold on the Peersm website for a 30 which gives you one year of access to it. It is provided as a p2p file which you can either integrate directly in BitTorrent clients supporting the format or in programs like PeerBlock which ...


  10. Detective to testify in caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ReporterHerald.com

    Criminal allegations against Loveland Police Detective Brian Koopman cannot be used during his testimony in a separate case, a district court judge ruled Monday morning.


  11. Router Virus Defends Infected Routers From Other Viruses -Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Broadbandreports

    A new report from Symantec notes that the anti-virus firm has found a new virus aimed at routers -- that will attempt to protect the device from other viruses. According to Symantec, "Linux.Wifatch," once installed, connects to a P2P network to receive and help distribute threat updates.


  12. p2pshare added to PyPIRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 4 | Richard Jones' Stuff

    A peer to peer file sharing network. Useful for sharing files among users connected on a network. Run the peer by the following command on peer.


  13. How one Paris startup is becoming an Uber for people with disabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 4 | Mashable

    ... apps - but she hasn't ruled it out. The sharing economy is very active in France, with car-sharing and peer-to-peer (P2P) services like BlaBlaCar and Drivy. But U.S. giant Uber has faced some challenges in France in recent years, with opposition ...


  14. Spokane Valley man sentenced for child porn - Fri, 02 Oct 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | The Spokesman-Review

    Spokane Valley resident Thomas G. Myers, 45, was sentenced to five years in prison Friday for distribution of child pornography. Myers previously pleaded guilty to the crime.


  15. This vigilante virus protects you against malware attacks, quotes RichardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | CIO

    ... nicknaming it Reincarna and Zollard -- which was spotted in Internet-connected devices as far back as 2013. The P2P network isn't used to conduct denial of service attacks or distribute malware, however. Instead, it passes malware threat updates ...


  16. Va. man sentenced for collecting, sharing child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | WUSA-TV Washington

    A Woodbridge man was sentenced Friday to 60 months in prison and five years of supervised release for receiving and collecting child pornography, officials said. Va. man sentenced for collecting, sharing child porn A Woodbridge man was sentenced Friday to 60 months in prison and five years of supervised release for receiving and collecting child pornography, officials said.


  17. Aurous for free musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Sciencebase Science Blog

    Aurousnice nameishas you may have heard will look a bit like Spotify, behave a little like Apple Music and will be far more unsinkable than The Pirate Bay. If you liked the original music P2P systems, Napster, Kazaa, Audiogalaxy, Limewire, IRC sharing channels, Usenet binaries, and then Bit Torrents, cos you didn't want to actually pay for music, then Aurous will be your go to outlet.


  18. Looking back: Viruses that led to a path of destructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | ComputerWorld

    The world of computer viruses has changed drastically over the last 25 years or so. In the early days, Internet users were very naive towards email attachments, contributing to the alarming speed that viruses could spread across the globe.


  19. Palm Coast man gets 11 years for child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | News 4 Jax

    A 61-year-old Palm Coast man was sentenced to 11 years and 3 months in federal prison for receiving child pornography over the Internet. According to court documents, an FBI agent began an undercover investigation to identify individuals who were trading child pornography over the Internet.


  20. China's Tencent, eBay join messaging app Kakao's bid for new South Korean internet bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | South China Morning Post

    ... the company said. Private banks like these compete with a number of Chinese start-ups that offer peer-to-peer (P2P) loans. These include Beijing-based Renrendai; Jimubox, which is backed by Chinese electronics maker Xiaomi, often dubbed "China's ...