Wednesday, March 21, 2007
BitTorrent vs. the networks
Many of you know BitTorrent as the peer-to-peer file sharing protocol that allows you to transfer large files, but there's also a company behind all that fancy technology. After launching a paid video store, the company is now planning an ad-supported tv network that allows users to watch television shows for free anytime, anywhere. While they're hardly the only player in this space, the company's large install base seem to make it a viable contender.