BitTorrent
BitTorrent is a protocol for the practice of peer-to-peer file sharing that is used to distribute large amounts of data over the Internet. BitTorrent is one of the most common protocols for transferri...
BitTorrent - Wikipedia
FlixFlux
FlixFlux was a torrent search site specialized in films. The site was originally launched in mid-2006 with a basic search facility, and a list of new film releases. The site was relaunched in December...
FlixFlux - Wikipedia
AXXo
aXXo is the Internet alias of an individual who became popular for releasing and standardizing commercial DVD movies on the Internet as free downloads. The resulting files can in turn be easily distri...
AXXo - Wikipedia
Serious Tubes Networks
Serious Tubes Networks is an internet service provider in Stockholm, Sweden, that provides network connectivity for the Pirate Party of Sweden. It has also been known to host The Pirate Bay, a major B...
Serious Tubes Networks - Wikipedia
Micro Transport Protocol
Micro Transport Protocol or µTP (sometimes also uTP) is an open UDP-based variant of the BitTorrent peer-to-peer file sharing protocol intended to mitigate poor latency and other congestion control is...
Cache Discovery Protocol
The Cache Discovery Protocol (CDP) is an extension to the BitTorrent file-distribution system. It is designed to support the discovery and utilisation of local data caches by BitTorrent peers, typica...
Comparison of BitTorrent sites
There are many different BitTorrent websites. These sites typically contain multiple torrent files and an index of those files. In a typical scenario, a user would enter such a site and browse or sear...
PeerTracker
PeerTracker is a free (licensed as GPL) BitTorrent peer tracker software written in PHP that is designed to be fast and to have a low consumption of system resources.
The focus of this project is ...
The Pirate Bay
The Pirate Bay (commonly abbreviated TPB) is an online index of digital content of mostly entertainment media, founded in 2003, where visitors can search, download and contribute magnet links and torr...
The Pirate Bay - Wikipedia
YourBittorrent
YourBittorrent is a file sharing website founded as myBittorrent in 2003, the new site yourBittorrent is the result of a split in ownership in 2009. The site is a torrent tracking website for the P2...
YourBittorrent - Wikipedia
Torrent poisoning
Torrent poisoning is intentionally sharing corrupt data or data with misleading file names using the BitTorrent protocol. This practice of uploading fake torrents is sometimes carried out by anti-pira...
BitLet
BitLet, abbreviation for BitTorrent Applet, is a BitTorrent program that enables the use of this file sharing protocol inside any Java-enabled web browser, without the need of an external dedicated cl...
Andrej Preston
Andrej Preston (born c. 1986), also known under the pseudonym Slonček (meaning "little elephant" in Slovene), is the founder of the former BitTorrent site Suprnova.org.The Slovenian publication Mladin...
BitTorrent Open Source License
The BitTorrent Open Source Licence, is derived from the Jabber Open Source License, which is an Open Source Initiative (OSI) approved license. Former versions of the BitTorrent client (before 6.0) and...
Similarity Enhanced Transfer
Similarity-Enhanced Transfer (SET) is a technique for improving the speed at which peer-to-peer file sharing and content distribution systems can share data. SET works by finding similar copies of the...
Similarity Enhanced Transfer - Wikipedia
Legal issues with BitTorrent
The use of the BitTorrent protocol for unauthorized sharing of copyrighted content has led to a variety of novel legal issues. While the technology and related platforms are perfectly legal, law ...
Local Peer Discovery
The Local Peer Discovery protocol is an extension to the BitTorrent file-distribution system. It is designed to support the discovery of local BitTorrent peers, aiming to minimize the traffic through...
UDP tracker
The UDP tracker protocol is a high-performance low-overhead BitTorrent tracker protocol. It uses the stateless User Datagram Protocol (UDP) for data transmission instead of the HTTP protocol (over TCP...
BitTorrent tracker
A BitTorrent tracker is a special type of server, one that assists in the communication between peers using the BitTorrent protocol. In peer-to-peer file sharing a software client on an end-user PC re...
Comparison of BitTorrent clients
The following is a general comparison of BitTorrent clients, which are computer programs designed for peer-to-peer file sharing using the BitTorrent protocol.The BitTorrent protocol coordinates segmen...