BitTorrent has a New Website!
The BitTorrent team is proud to unveil our new website, which is now available at https://www.bittorrent.com. Several months in the making, our goal was to make big improvements in site performance and stability. Now the site is faster to load, making it more efficient to find and download our trusted mobile and desktop torrent clients…
#VoiceYourLove, The ALS Association, and a BitTorrent Employee’s Personal Journey
#VoiceYourLove is a campaign to raise awareness for ALS and one of its many debilitating symptoms: losing the ability to speak. We’re on a mission to uncover a cure while serving, advocating for, and empowering people affected by ALS. We challenge you to get involved by making a donation and voicing your love for those important to you….
BitTorrent Unveils Token to Enhance World’s Largest Decentralized P2P Protocol
As the leader in peer-to-peer protocols and products, we are pleased to unveil a token that aims to expand upon our vision of a decentralized internet. The new token, also called BitTorrent (BTT), will be issued by BitTorrent Foundation, established in Singapore and will enable users to exchange tokens to improve network speed. By providing…
BitTorrent Donates $10,000 to Supercharge Efforts to Save Net Neutrality
BitTorrent has always been a strong advocate of open internet values. We believe in an internet that is free of restrictions, censorship, and supports free speech. Today we donated $10,000 to Donatefornetneutrality.com, which will help efforts to mobilize the community to contact their Congress members who have the power to protect net neutrality. We urge…
A New Version of µTorrent (and BitTorrent) Android with Remote Capability is Available
One of the product goals for BitTorrent over the last year has been to better unify our desktop and mobile products. We are proud to announce a new version of µTorrent (and BitTorrent) for Android that does just that. To get the apps, please go to the Google Play store: µTorrent | BitTorrent. The new…
Friday Download: Prodigy Releases R.I.P. 1 BitTorrent Bundle
The legendary rapper shares the first 15-track installment of his R.I.P. series, with 2 more drops scheduled for March. As golden age rap gave way to West Coast gangsta in the early 90s, back on the East Coast, Mobb Deep helped pioneer a new wave of hardcore rap: first with The Infamous, then again with 1996’s Hell…
Staff Picks: February 2016 Edition
Everything we had on repeat this month.
OTT News Launches As Test Case for Live Streaming
*Update, OTT News is now available for iOS and tvOS directly from the App Store. Android users can still download from the Google Play Store.
Reshaping the Internet: What’s a Magnet Link?
Currently in Beta, Project Maelstrom aims to help more of the Internet work the way BitTorrent works. In today’s post, team lead Rob Velasquez discusses one of the key components that makes BitTorrent work so efficiently.