New Movie Exclusive: Download the Kumaré BitTorrent Bundle
Where do cult leaders come from? What is it about them that inspires (intense) devotion? Are they more spiritual? Or are we just gullible? In our latest BitTorrent Bundle, live today, follow filmmaker Vikram Gandhi as he sets out to discover the secret life of spiritual leaders in the SXSW audience-award winning documentary, Kumaré. Gandhi…
Play Your Torrents Anywhere With µTorrent Plus
Hypothetical scenario: You have a (completely healthy) obsession with a delightful, animated open-source film. For the purposes of this blog post, we’ll call this film “Big Buck Bunny”. Let’s say you’ve downloaded the torrent and want to load it on to your iPad so that you can watch that movie anywhere. What do you do? …
24 Hour (BitTorrent) Party People
What you’re looking at is a 24-hour period of BitTorrent usage worldwide. This short movie illustrates over 60 million BitTorrent client check-ins (more and more of you are joining us every day – so we’ll be able to bring you an even brighter one soon), from across the planet, for a single day in January, 2011….
What a Day on µTorrent Looks Like
What does 24 hours of people checking in on BitTorrent and µTorrent look like? See the video above – this represents client check-ins with our servers from the 60 million torrent clients we had out there in January, last year (we’re growing our user base, day by day – so we’ll be able to bring…
How File-Sharing Advances An Artist: BitTorrent & P2P Boost Pretty Lights’ Success
How does peer-to-peer file-sharing advance an artist’s career? Believe it or not, “free” really is associated with some of the best things in life. Read on (thanks, Storify) to find out how DJ Pretty Lights attained a whole new level of profit, success, and exposure for his music by partnering with BitTorrent.
#crowchat Recap from our Twitterview with Counting Crows
In case you missed it, we chatted with Counting Crows’ frontman Adam Duritz for over 3 hours last week. With 70+ questions to sift through and tons of interaction from the band and fans, you better believe there was a lot to talk about. Read on to discover some of the highlights – courtesy of…
What’s Happening at µTorrent
Missed us? Of course you did. Here’s what we’ve been up to for the past few weeks:
Join the @CountingCrows ‘Twitterview’ Tomorrow
Ever had a question for Adam Duritz, lead singer of Counting Crows? Now is your chance to ask it! Tomorrow at 1 p.m. PST (4 p.m. EST, UTC -8), BitTorrent will host an exclusive Twitter interview with the legendary musicians. See below for details on how to join in the fun.
New Music Bundle + Tour Dates from Counting Crows, only on BitTorrent
We’ve been obsessed with everything Counting Crows since August and Everything After. So we’re very excited to partner with the band on their latest media release: an exclusive BitTorrent Bundle of four tracks from their latest album, Underwater Sunshine (Or What We Did On Our Summer Vacation). The BitTorrent Bundle includes: Untitled (Love Song) Like Teenage Gravity…
Win A Year’s Subscription to µTorrent Plus (worth $24.95!)
µTorrent is a tiny-yet-mighty BitTorrent client. It is our labor of love. If we had a mascot it would probably be a kitten-ninja hybrid with an awesome samurai sword and a sweet hat. A few months ago we launched µTorrent Plus. For a low annual subscription, we added several premium features that make µTorrent even…