BitTorrent announces Project Maelstrom, a peer-to-peer powered browser

BitTorrent announces Project Maelstrom, a peer-to-peer powered browser

BitTorrent is one of the most useful and popular protocols in use today. Originally invented by programmer Bram Cohen in 2001, the BitTorrent protocol has since then seen applications in personal file sharing, instant messaging, and now, a distributed web. What is Project Maelstrom? Project Maelstrom is an initiative started by BitTorrent Inc., the makers […]

BREAKING: The Pirate Bay and other popular sites raided by Swedish Police

BREAKING: The Pirate Bay and other popular sites raided by Swedish Police

The Pirate Bay is known as the world’s most resilient torrent tracker, and rightfully so. The website was originally raided by the Swedish Police back in 2006, but was back up shortly after. Since then, The Pirate Bay has seen occasional outages, but with several domain migrations and a restructuring of the entire inner workings, […]