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Joost Out
1.0 Beta shows need for 1.0 Better.
October 3, 2007
File-Sharing on Windows Vista
Review of client compatibility and more.
June 28, 2007
Slyck's P2P Wrap-Up 2006
A year of shock, amazement, disappointment and a whole lot more.
December 31, 2006
Anonymous Options
RELAKKS' anonymous method has generated plenty of fanfare, but how does it compare with the competition?
August 16, 2006
by Thomas Mennecke
BitTorrent End to End Encryption and Bandwidth Throttling - Part I
Traffic shaping, or bandwidth throttling has been a great concern for members of the BitTorrent community. Slowed down by the restrictive policies of their ISPs, members of the BitTorrent community are seeking resolution. But they won’t find such salvation from Bram Cohen. Instead, Slyck examines this situation with one of the spearheads of BitTorrent development, µTorrent.
February 6, 2006
by Thomas Mennecke
Warner Expands Authorized P2P Lineup
Built upon GNAB technology, Warner Brothers expands its video availability.
January 30, 2006
by Thomas Mennecke
The Benefits of Mass Extinction
As the P2P landscape is becoming increasingly void of functioning commercial and noncommercial P2P applications, its time for the little guys to shine.
September 26, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
eDonkey - Still a Force to Be Reckoned With
ED2K is file sharers' top choice in some regions.
September 13, 2005
Don't Forget About SoulSeek
With all the controversy, legal battles, and political debates surrounding P2P, it’s easy to forget about the original focus of P2P.
July 25, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
BearShare - The Bastard Child of Gnutella
There are good P2P clients; there are bad P2P clients. Then you have clients like BearShare.
July 25, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
One Giant Leap for IRC Downloading
IRC (Internet Relay Chat) has always been an important arena for digital media distribution. However a recent key development has given this veteran a major shot in the arms.
May 31, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
How to Store That Data?
As more information become available online, few storage options seem available. Hopefully, this situation is about to change.
March 30, 2005
Credence: The Counter Attack Against Corrupt Files
As corrupt and false files pollute various mainstream networks, a serious countermeasure has been developed that may make RIAA agents such as Overpeer irrelevant. Update: Slyck speaks with Kevin Walsh of Credence.
March 22, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
'The Scene' Provides File Sharing Drama
'The Scene' is a fictional drama about the fake release crew CPX. Jun Group Entertainment has turned to P2P to distribute their hip Indie films.
March 21, 2005
Top 10 Alternatives
With LokiTorrents gone for good, Torrnet fans need to find a new watering hole. takes a look at 10 of the best alternatives.
February 11, 2005

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