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BitTorrent’s P2P Chat Client Bleep Alpha Open To Public

09/17/2014, BitTorrent has made no secret of its intention to disrupt the online messaging space. Sure there are countless messaging services up and running right now but BitTorrent says that because majority of them are cloud based users never really know if their...

BitTorrent Bleep Messaging Platform A Possibility

07/30/2014, It was not too long ago that the folks over at BitTorrent began to work on a new kind of messaging application. This particular messaging application (looks like messaging is a pretty big deal these days) will be based on the principles of BitTorrent...

Most Pirated Show Of 2013 Was Game Of Thrones

12/29/2013, HBO’s Game of Thrones is a very popular TV series, there is no denying that fact. We often get to hear exactly how popular this series is when it smashes all piracy records. Earlier this year we reported that Game of Thrones season 3 finale had...

BitTorrent Chat Looks To Make Instant Messaging More Secure

10/01/2013, We know how important your messages with your wife, husband or significant other is, especially when they involve such important things as deciding what to do about dinner as well as reminding them to pick up milk on the way home. Keeping them personal...

BitTorrent Sync Enters Beta Phase

07/17/2013, Bittorrent is taking its BitTorrent Sync file synchronization service into “beta”, from its earlier “alpha” phase. This effectively means that more people will have access to it, and that the software is now mature enough for a wide audience....

The Pirate Bay Moves Top Level Domain To Sint Maarten

05/01/2013, Due to pressure from Swedish authorities against the world’s most popular BitTorrent website for using its .se top level domain, The Pirate Bay has now moved its TLD to an island in the Caribbean called Sint Maarten. We’ve chronicled the...

US Ambassador Hopes Australians Will Stop Game Of Thrones Piracy

04/28/2013, Game of Thrones was crowned as the most illegally downloaded show in 2012. Earlier this month when its Season 3 premiere aired, it was downloaded over a million times in one day, breaking the previous record for the largest BitTorrent swarm ever. The...

The Pirate Bay Finds A New Home In Iceland

04/25/2013, A couple of weeks back we reported that The Pirate Bay had been kicked out of Greenland after merely two days. Tele-Post, a telecom company which monitors .GK registrations in Greenland, said that it blocked two Pirate Bay domain names because it fears...

BitTorrent Sync Alpha Unlimited File Sharing For All

04/23/2013, BitTorrent Sync (version alpha) is now available for all to use (for free). Prior to this a pre-alpha version was circulating, but the access was limited to 20,000 users. If you are not familiar with BitTorrent Sync, it is a software that allows private...