BitTorrent

Virtual Self Releases Technic-Angel Remix of 'Ghost Voices,' a.k.a. 'Angel Voices': Listen

Don't you love it when artists remix themselves? Porter Robinson's <b>Virtual Self</b> project is the best vehicle for such creative cannibalism. It's got …

Remixes

Be Wary Of Ad-Tech Stories That Are Too Good To Be True

I am an optimist at heart. I wouldn’t be an entrepreneur if I weren’t. I try to see the glass as half-full. I want to believe what I’m told and what …

Media Industry

Techno Of The Ancients: Capitol K’s Goatherder

A wonderful dance album: recorded in a Maltese cave with fennel stalks and a bamboo panpipe, but full of squelching London rave juice

New Albums

REview: WD MyCloud EX2 Ultra

Not super-fast or super-versatile, but it might be all the NAS you need.<p>With the MyCloud EX2 Ultra, Western Digital isn't targeting those who want to …

Streaming Media

Top 10 Most Pirated Movies of The Week on BitTorrent – 07/16/18

This week we have three newcomers in our chart.Rampage is the most downloaded movie again.The data for our weekly download chart is estimated by …

Top 10

Lubuntu 18.04 Review: Stable and Dependable As Always

Ubuntu's lightweight edition Lubuntu 18.04 still revives older computers through LXDE but it has different plans for future. Read the Lubuntu 18.04 …

Linux

Anti-Piracy Group BREIN Plans to Target 'Frequent' Seeders

For many years, the Netherlands has been a relatively safe haven for online pirates.<p>Downloading movies without permission was not punishable by law, …

GDPR

Will the Future of Cloud Storage Resemble a Bit Torrent?

Torrents, which are also sometimes referred to as bit torrents (although Bit Torrent is technically the name of the protocol), have been around for …

Cloud Computing

Top 10 Most Pirated Movies of The Week on BitTorrent – 07/02/18

This week we have one newcomer in our chart.Rampage is the most downloaded movie.The data for our weekly download chart is estimated by TorrentFreak, …

Movies

Pornhub to Accept TRX While Tron Buys BitTorrent for $118 Million

From lithographs to polaroids to VHS, pornography has been a key to pushing forward technology as far back as recorded history. A dirty secret maybe …

Bitcoin

Angular Open Source Projects of the Month (v.June 2018)

For the past month<b>,</b> we ranked nearly 160 Angular Open Source Projects to pick the Top 10.<p>We compared projects with new or major release during this …

JavaScript

Pornhub to Accept Tron Cryptocurrency, Whose Founder Just Bought BitTorrent

The pornography industry is often an early adopter of new tech. And so it has come to pass with the highly volatile world of cryptocurrency, the …

Streaming

The Best Linux VPNs of 2018

Linux has always been a desktop operating system favored by the geek elite. It's a little more difficult to use than OS X or Windows, but it's also …

Linux

Watch Mark Wahlberg Fight Through the ‘Deepwater Horizon’ Disaster

Mark Wahlberg strives to survive the disaster that sparked the devastating 2010 BP oil spill in the new trailer for <i>Deepwater Horizon</i>.<p>The film focuses …

Deepwater Horizon

Top 10 Most Pirated Movies of The Week on BitTorrent – 06/25/18

This week we have five newcomers in our chart.Rampage is the most downloaded movie.The data for our weekly download chart is estimated by …

Top 10

PeerTube: A ‘Censorship’ Resistent YouTube Alternative

On Tuesday we reported that several YouTube channels had all their videos blocked worldwide. This included those belonging to MIT OpenCourseWare,’ …

Internet

Today In Cryptocurrency: Circle Founder Says All Currencies Will Eventually Be Cryptos, Tron Buys BitTorrent

The cryptocurrency continued its positive early-week momentum on Tuesday, with most major cryptocurrencies trading up less than 1 percent on the day. …

Cryptocurrency

BitTorrent Sells For $140 Million To Blockchain Startup Tron

<b>Justin Sun, the founder of blockchain-focused startup Tron, has purchased BitTorrent, the owner of the file-sharing client MuTorrent, for $140 …

Blockchain

Tron TRX: What To Know About BitTorrent Acquisition and Tron Independence Day

It's a big month for Tron.<p>It’s a big month for Tron. The entertainment industry focused blockchain startup is reportedly acquiring BitTorrent — the …

Cryptocurrency

Millions of Streaming Devices Are Vulnerable to a Retro Web Attack

In March, artist and programmer Brannon Dorsey became interested in a retro web attack called DNS rebinding, teaching himself how to illicitly access …

Information Security

Internet providers ordered to block 15 torrent, streaming sites by Federal Court

Foxtel will pay the compliance costs of blocking the websites, calculated at $50 per domain name.<p>In his judgment, Justice Nicholas said each website …

Internet

Tron Bought BitTorrent And Crypto Won't Stop Talking About It

The founder of a little-known cryptocurrency is making big waves.<p>First leaked last week, more details emerged Tuesday on how Justin Sun, the founder …

Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency startup TRON has acquired BitTorrent for $140M

Peer-to-peer trailblazer BitTorrent has purportedly sold its business to blockchain startup TRON for a fee of $140 million, TechCrunch reports.<p>The publication notes details are still being worked out and shareholders are yet to sign off on the deal definitively, but it is unlikely negotiations …

Cryptocurrency

BitTorrent is being sold to a blockchain startup to apparently "legitimise" it

<b>BitTorrent has been sold to the founder of cryptocurrency TRON, who reportedly wants to use the acquisition to “legitimise” the blockchain startup’s</b> …

Bitcoin

BitTorrent Acquired by Tron Cryptocurrency for $140 Million USD

Many wonder what will become of the industry leader in peer-to-peer file sharing.<p>TechCrunch reports that the industry-leading BitTorrent, Inc., the parent company of µTorrent, has been acquired by Justin Sun and his blockchain media and cryptocurrency startup Tron for $140 million USD. This news …

Cryptocurrency

BitTorrent Has 'No Plans to Change' After $120 Million Tron Acquisition

Peer-to-peer file sharing service BitTorrent seemingly pushed back against claims it would begin using cryptocurrencies after being acquired by the …

Cryptocurrency

BitTorrent has been sold to blockchain startup for an alleged $140 million

BitTorrent, one of the most recognisable brands in the world of decentralised computing and peer-to-peer networking, has been sold to a …

Peer-to-peer

TRON Cryptocurrency Founder Acquires BitTorrent

Jason Sun, the man behind the TRON (TRX) cryptocurrency, has reportedly agreed to buy the company behind the BitTorrent technology, the eponymous …

TRON

Tron Price Spikes After Blockchain Founder Acquires BitTorrent

Tron (TRX) is reporting double-digit gains on Tuesday and is the biggest gainer among top 100 cryptocurrencies.<p>The cryptocurrency seemingly picked up …

Cryptocurrency

TRON Cryptocurrency Founder Buys BitTorrent, µTorrent for $140 Million

BitTorrent, the company which owns the popular file-sharing client uTorrent, has quietly been sold for $140 million in cash to Justin Sun, the …

TRON