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
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
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...
Global Gaming Factory X
Global Gaming Factory X AB (Aktietorget: GGF[1]) was an advertising and software company based in Sweden that relies on Internet cafes and gaming venues as its medium. Global Gaming Factory X uses Sma...
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...
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 ...
Libtorrent
libtorrent is an open source implementation of the BitTorrent protocol. It is written in and has its main library interface in C++. Its most notable features are support for Mainline DHT, IPv6, HTTP s...
BitComet
BitComet (originally named SimpleBT client from versions 0.11 to 0.37) is a cross-protocol BitTorrent, HTTP and FTP client written in C++ for Microsoft Windows and available in 52 different languages....
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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...
Gottfrid Svartholm
Per Gottfrid Svartholm Warg (born 17 October 1984), alias anakata, is a Swedish computer specialist, known as the former co-owner of the web hosting company PRQ and co-founder of the BitTorrent site T...
Gottfrid Svartholm - Wikipedia
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...
TorrentFreak
TorrentFreak (abbreviated TF) is a blog dedicated to reporting the latest news and trends on the BitTorrent protocol and file sharing.The website was started in November 2005 by a Dutchman using the p...
TorrentFreak - Wikipedia
AllPeers
AllPeers was a free software extension for the Mozilla Firefox browser introduced in 2006.On March 2, 2008, AllPeers announced the end of the service.The extension allowed building a social network an...
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
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...