Staff Picks: June 2016 Edition
The short list of what we love this June. Caveman: Otero War This week, Brooklyn indie rock five-piece drop Otero War, their third full length album release. Laden with retro vocal slapbacks, top notch composition and pop rock production prowess with Albert Di Fiore (producer) and Michael Brauer (mixing), Caveman hit their stride on #3…
BitTorrent Now: What’s New?
BITTORRENT NOW, STREAMING ON A NEW APP FOR ANDROID, COMING SOON FOR APPLE TV & IOS. We started BitTorrent Bundle in 2013 to support breaking music, film, and art, and bring creative communities around the world a little closer together. So far, more than 30,000 artists and 200,000,000 fans use BitTorrent Bundle. As the platform…
BitTorrent Now, the Next Step In the Future of BitTorrent
When I first came to BitTorrent, Inc. I was inspired by the people, the culture, and the technology. We are something very unique on the Internet — an artist-first, people-powered platform, focused on creativity and community rather than abundance.
BitTorrent, Inc. Separates Out Sync Business to Focus on Media
Today BitTorrent, Inc. moves to close one chapter and start another, as we announce the launch of Resilio, Inc. and the exit of our former CEO, Eric Klinker.
BitTorrent Live: Multichannel App for Live and Linear Programming Unveiled at INTX
BitTorrent Live solves provisioning and lag time problems for live online broadcasting; Features free tier of channels spanning news, sports, music, tech, and youth culture.
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…
A Word on the OS X Malware Attack
In our connected world, no one is safe from malware. All types of software are constantly under attack, making security a major issue for software developers everywhere, every day. This week, the first ransomware on Mac was discovered in a release by the Transmission team. It’s understandable that this has made news, particularly given that…
The 2015 BitTorrent Report
From Ratking to Rubble Kings: how DIY scenes and outside voices shaped pop culture in 2015. 2015 saw creativity’s declaration of independence. More than 41% of artists we surveyed now say that direct-to-fan distribution — the freedom to share work without a label or a studio — is the single biggest change impacting the arts. It’s bigger…
The FADER Announces BitTorrent Bundle Distribution Partnership
The award-winning publication becomes the first to use BitTorrent Bundle as its primary digital distribution channel. Read up.
September Staff Picks: Exploration
Searching for truth in web’s black markets, shopping for kicks in the crowded streets of Tokyo, and chasing down summer’s last golden hours.