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  1. Samsung ChatON opens up, is first multi-lingual messaging platformRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The Indian Express

    ... . So the new ChatOn version 3.5 is anything but a plain vanilla chat app. For instance, it tries to be a P2P sharing solution by offering up to 1GB file sharing and it tries to be a broadcast medium by adding up to 1001 members in group chat. It ...

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  2. The London Fintech Boom - TransferWise And Others Hit Record NumbersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TechCrunch

    ... to have done A 500 million in money transfers since it began trading. Lithuanian-based TransferGo, which also operates a P2P model to undercut the banks, is also launching in the UK. Sources say Funding Circle just passed A 250 million volume and ...

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  3. Netgear adds BitTorrent Sync to its network-attached storage drivesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Techmeme

    Netgear adds BitTorrent Sync to its network-attached storage drives - Now this is smart: BitTorrent Inc. has teamed up with Netgear to take its P2P-powered Dropbox competitor BitTorrent Sync to the next level.

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  4. Not 'game over' yet, but time running out for online piratesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    Taking down online pirates who operate across borders is a vexing issue. Unlike real-life pirates flying a Jolly Roger flag, most online pirates do not usually identify themselves with the skull and crossbones sign.

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  5. Skype Founders to Launch 'Venice Project' Web TV ServiceRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | CIO

    Janus Friis and Niklas Zennstrom, the two founders of the popular voice-over-IP calling service Skype, are expected to launch a new worldwide broadband Internet television service next year that they claim will deliver to its audience, content providers and advertisers "the best of the Internet with the best of TV," Financial Times online reports.

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  6. Recording Industry Sues 8K for File SharingRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | CIO

    Stepping up its battle against online music piracy, the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry announced thousands of new lawsuits against those it suspects of illegal file sharing.

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  7. Lime Wire Files Countersuit Against Record Cos.Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | CIO

    Peer-to-peer file-sharing software developer Lime Wire has countersued the biggest record companies, charging them with anti-competitive behavior.

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  8. Napster Considers Sale, Tie-UpRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | CIO

    Napster, the remade version of the popular Internet music-sharing service, is in talks over a sale or possible strategic partnership, the company said Monday.

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  9. EMI Supports Mashboxx P2P ServiceRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | CIO

    EMI Music has agreed to make its entire catalog of digital recordings available to Mashboxx, a legal peer-to-peer (P2P) service currently in development. The Windows Media-only Mashboxx P2P software, or "client," will allow consumers to preview and ...

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  10. Germany Charges 3,500 in File-Sharer SweepRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | CIO

    In the biggest single sweep of its kind, German investigators charged 3,500 people with illegal music sharing, the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry said Tuesday.

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  11. StreamCast Files RICO Charges Against SkypeRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | CIO

    Voice over Internet protocol provider Skype, which is owned by eBay, is one of a handful of companies that had racketeering charges brought against it by StreamCast, the developer of the popular peer-to-peer network Morpheus, The Register reports .

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  12. FCC Hearing Weighs Net NeutralityRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | CIO

    Advocates on both sides of the net neutrality debate descended on Harvard Law School Monday for a U.S. Federal Communications Commission hearing that multiple speakers suggested was crucial to the Internet's future.

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  13. U.S. Man Pleads Guilty in P-to-P CrackdownRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | CIO

    A man from Columbus, Ga., has pleaded guilty to two felonies related to distribution of copyright materials over a peer-to-peer network, the U.S. Department of Justice announced Monday.

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  14. Father and son in court on child porn chargesRead the original story

    Yesterday | TheDay.Com

    A father and son from East Lyme pleaded not guilty to possession of child pornography this morning during their first appearance in the New London court where major crimes are tried.

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  15. Online piracy is bad. Here's how to make sure your kids understand that.Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | San Jose Mercury News

    Years ago, when I was a student at Penn State, I was more than happy to take advantage of the dorm's high-speed Internet to stay in touch with family and friends via instant messenger, surf the web, and, of course, download massive quantities of "free" music via Napster. 1 comment

  16. FTC challenger remains defiant over chargesRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Hill

    The head of a medical lab charged with letting thieves steal patient data is refusing to back down from his fight against the Federal Trade Commission .

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  17. China Online Lending Industry Report, 2014Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | PR Newswire

    ... the development of internet technology came into being. Since the establishment of the first domestic peer-to-peer (P2P) unsecured online petty-sum lending platform - PaiPaiDAI in has experienced swelling online lending platform and market size. ...

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  18. The Quest To Kill Cash: How Peer-To-Peer Payments Apps Are Improving The Way We PayRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... to take off phenomenally. The service may even pave the way for using your smartphone to pay in-store. A peer-to-peer (P2P) payment is a payment made outside of a formal business context. Paying a babysitter or paying a roommate for your share of ...

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  19. West Plains MO Man Pleads Guilty to Receiving and Distributing Child PornRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Kansas City InfoZine

    By pleading guilty, Harrison admitted that he downloaded child pornography from Web sites, and that he received and distributed child pornography through peer-to-peer file-sharing networks.

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  20. Never Mind Bitcoin. Remember BitTorrent? File-Sharing Firm Sharpens ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    BitTorrent Inc. is rolling out a range of new products aimed at going beyond the file-sharing technology that shot it to fame, but which has landed many sites that use that technology in hot water.

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