Peer to peer

07.17.12
OnStar seals partnership with RelayRides, makes renting out your car even easier (hands-on video)
07.17.12

OnStar seals partnership with RelayRides, makes renting out your car even easier (hands-on video)

Remember that partnership between OnStar and RelayRides we wrote about last March? Well it's final...

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07.07.12
BitTorrent Torque alpha puts file seeds on the web, makes desktop apps look stale
07.07.12

BitTorrent Torque alpha puts file seeds on the web, makes desktop apps look stale

Almost without fail, BitTorrent downloads have had to spread through a dedicated client, whether i...

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06.21.12
Google files for a patent on peer-to-peer location finding, says cell tower triangulation is for chumps
06.21.12

Google files for a patent on peer-to-peer location finding, says cell tower triangulation is for chumps

Crowdsourcing map data itself isn't a surprise; it's been the cornerstone of OpenStreetMap and is...

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06.05.12
Airtime lets you share media while you video chat, reminds you That Napster Guy is still around
06.05.12

Airtime lets you share media while you video chat, reminds you That Napster Guy is still around

Hey, remember the guy that created Napster, Shawn Fanning? Do you remember Facebook co-founder (an...

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03.05.12
RelayRides hooks up with GM, opens P2P car sharing to OnStar subs
03.05.12

RelayRides hooks up with GM, opens P2P car sharing to OnStar subs

Usually when a stranger gets behind the wheel of your car, it's more a situation for the authoritie...

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12.25.11
Bell Canada will stop throttling your P2P traffic, might charge instead
12.25.11

Bell Canada will stop throttling your P2P traffic, might charge instead

Since the CRTC took a swipe at net neutrality a few years back, Bell Canada internet customers ha...

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11.30.11
YaCy's gunning for Google with free-software bullets
11.30.11

YaCy's gunning for Google with free-software bullets

YaCy's a new free-software search engine aiming to wrest control of your private data back from...

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11.24.11
Court holds European ISPs can't be forced to filter traffic, users free to fly the jolly roger
11.24.11

Court holds European ISPs can't be forced to filter traffic, users free to fly the jolly roger

It's been a sliver under a month since UK ISP British Telecom was ordered to cut all ties to file...

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09.01.11
Pirate Bay founders launch 'copyright respecting' BayFiles sharing site, still dream of a life on Sealand
09.01.11

Pirate Bay founders launch 'copyright respecting' BayFiles sharing site, still dream of a life on Sealand

It ain't often that the hated few have a genuine change of heart, but it sounds as if the folks w...

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