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  1. BitTorrent's Offer To Sony: Release "The Interview" Safely Online With Us And Make MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fast Company

    In the days after Sony canceled the theatrical release of the Seth Rogen, James Franco comedy The Interview , the studio has so far failed to make any alternative distribution arrangements, in part because crucial Video On Demand partners are unwilling to assume the risk of a potential new cyberattack . But San Francisco-based BitTorrent, whose Bundle service enables large media file sharing with a paygate that protects and monetizes downloadable content, says it will happily step up if Sony is game.

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  2. Global Mobile Payment Market - Analysis and Applications, Growth...Read the original story

    Friday | PressReleasePoint

    Bharatbook.com announces a new report on "Global Mobile Payment Market - Analysis and Applications are used for domestic money transfers, Utility bill payments and international remittance. P2P form the largest section of the market forming nearly 65% of the mobile payment market.

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  3. Cumberland man pleads guilty to possessing, sharing child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    WAYNESBURG – A Cumberland Township man pleaded guilty in Greene County court Dec. 9 to charges he downloaded and shared child pornography over the Internet.

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  4. Hollywood v. Goliath: Inside the aggressive studio effort to bring Google to heelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ars Technica

    Tensions between Google and Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood exploded into public view this week, as Google filed court papers seeking to halt a broad subpoena Hood sent to the company. The Hood subpoena, delivered in late October, didn't come out of nowhere.

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  5. BitTorrent Advises Sony How to Release 'The Interview' OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hollywood Reporter

    Peer-to-peer file-sharing company BitTorrent is urging Sony to "take back control" of The Interview by releasing it through its self-publishing platform. BitTorrent, once known as an aid for Internet pirates, has pushed to legitimize online downloads by working with artists to release content in paid "bundles."

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  6. TriblerRead the original story

    Friday | MacInTouch

    Security discussion includes personal experience with a tricky scam and remote computer access; details about FileVault 2, SMART data access, login passwords, Disk Utility problems with CoreStorage, etc., as well as notes on omnipresent surveillance and intimate personal profiling. Yosemite discussion includes Apple Mail account configuration tips; print dialog tips; user interface issues ; issues with system recovery, Disk Utility, Time Machine, TRIM support and more.

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  7. What Lending Club's float means for peer-to-peer lendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MoneyWeek

    ... US firm Lending Club, has hit the American stockmarket. And what a debut! The San Francisco-based peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platform is currently valued at just under $9bn. The shares trade at around $25, well above the listing price of $15. In ...

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  8. How Poor Collaboration Threatens Security, Profits, ProductivityRead the original story

    Friday | CNet News

    ... can't collaborate across wide area networks as if they were local, they are forced to send files person-to-person (P2P), which can be cumbersome, time-consuming and frustrating for the user. It also takes control and visibility away from the IT ...

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  9. Content piracy on a rise in the United StatesRead the original story

    Friday | Indian Television

    NEW DELHI: Content piracy is not declining and is still a very serious ongoing threat to copyright owners, according to findings from Rightscorp, a provider of monetisation services for artists and holders of copyrighted intellectual property . Rightscorp's chief executive officer Christopher Sabec and president and chief operating officer Robert Steele presented key market findings at the 5th Annual Content Protection Summit 2014 during a discussion that tackled the issue of whether piracy is on the decline titled, 'Is The Piracy Threat Decreasing? What Content Owners Need To Know Now.'

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  10. Researchers launch anonymous, robust BitTorrent clientRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bit-tech.net

    The Tribler BitTorrent client is claimed to be 'impossible to shut down' and comes with a Tor-like onion routing system to protect its users' anonymity. Researchers at Delft University of Technology have unveiled a next-generation BitTorrent file-sharing client which they claim is immune to the raids that have closed major tracker sites in recent months.

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  11. China Rapid Finance has been elected China's most important P2P companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | LivePressWorld

    During the world's top industry summit held by LendIT, Jason Jones - the founder of America's largest P2P research institution Lend Academy. 19, December 2014: During the world's top industry summit held by LendIT, Jason Jones - the founder of America's largest P2P research institution Lend Academy - released a survey report that took 9 months to complete, on Chinese P2P companies.

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  12. M2M and Telematics Solutions and Marketplace Discussed in New Mind...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | PRWeb

    ... with the introduction of cutting-edge applications across a lot of industry verticals.The emerging peer-to-peer (P2P) communications via LTE Direct (LTE-D) and wearable tech ecosystem are expected to bring a completely novel dimension to IoT, as ...

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  13. What is Bitcoin? The virtual currency story so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | TrustedReviews

    ... around 10 minutes to verify - adding another layer of security. But who does these calculations? As you'd expect from a p2p platform, these transactions are processed by the community itself, in a process called 'mining'. Bitcoin Miners give over ...

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  14. Rightscorp Posts New Market Data On The Increasing Proliferation Of P2P File Sharing PiracyRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Digital Game Developer

    Mr. Steele led a discussion that tackled the issue of whether piracy is on the decline titled, "Is The Piracy Threat Decreasing? What Content Owners Need To Know Now." Mr. Steele presented key evidence that showed that piracy is in fact not declining and is still a very serious ongoing threat to copyright owners.

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  15. IP Relay Controller offers compact, peer-to-peer solution.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | ThomasNet

    ... function with communication health report function. Stand-alone operation negates need for host computer, and P2P System comprised of IA-3721-E controllers may be added to any existing facility (without changing any parameter) using any copper, ...

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  16. Rightscorp: Piracy not decliningRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Advanced-television.com

    Findings from Rightscorp, a provider of monetisation services for artists and holders of copyrighted intellectual property , suggest that content piracy is in fact not declining and is still a very serious ongoing threat to copyright owners, Rightscorp's Chief Executive Officer Christopher Sabec and President and Chief Operating Officer Robert Steele presented key market findings at the 5th Annual Content Protection Summit 2014 during a discussion that tackled the issue of whether piracy is on the decline titled, 'Is The Piracy Threat Decreasing? What Content Owners Need To Know Now'. Rightscorp presented an overview of the landscape of piracy from a past, present and future perspective.

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  17. Fairfield Man Pleads Guilty To Child Porn Charge, Gets 5 Years In PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Fairfield Daily Voice

    A 37-year-old Fairfield man has pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography and will face five years in prison, according to a report by Fairfield Citizen. The State Police Computer Crimes Unit was investigating Internet peer-to-peer file sharing when they suspected child pornography was being shared to a home, and eventually traced it to the home of David Dembosky, the report said.

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  18. Interactive holiday movie piracy portal from Ceg TekRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Advanced-television.com

    ... located at https://www.cegtek.com/holiday. According to COO Kyle Reed, the Portal is designed to provide peer-to-peer (P2P) download demand data across BitTorrent users worldwide including geolocation metrics and interactive mapping features. Of the ...

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  19. RateSetter takes on GraduRates loan bookRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Finextra Research news

    Just before 2014 draws to a close, RateSetter is delighted to announce that it has taken on the loan book of GraduRates, a fellow P2P lender which helps students finance their education, funding loans for postgraduate study. GraduRates, which launched in 2010, has decided to run down its operations ahead of the impending regulation of the industry by the FCA and wanted to ensure uninterrupted service to its customers.

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  20. By 2018, More Than 50% of Users Will Use a Tablet or Smartphone First for All Online ActivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Cellular News

    ... once Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) encryption was introduced. Furthermore, cabling systems or even peer-to-peer (P2P) wireless solutions using technologies that offer cable replacement have had to deal with a variety of different connectors ...

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