August 12th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

BitTorrent has given a sharp response to the RIAA’s open letter demanding that the company do more to tackle music piracy online. “As informed commentary in the past few days has made plain, there...

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August 5th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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BitTorrent has been making strenuous efforts to stress the difference between BitTorrent (the company) and BitTorrent (the technology) in recent years. The US company’s execs have regularly claimed...

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April 27th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

BitTorrent launched its most high-profile bundle yet recently with the BBC for Doctor Who, but it seems not everything is rosy at the technology company: it’s been laying off staff. BuzzFeed claimed on...

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April 9th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

BitTorrent has worked with a number of independent musicians over the past couple of years with its bundle initiative, but last week it secured its biggest coup yet – a TV show. Doctor Who, to be precise,...

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January 6th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

When Thom Yorke released ‘Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes’ as a BitTorrent bundle last year, it attracted some criticism due to fans being required to install BitTorrent’s software to download the album....

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December 22nd, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

There are all kinds of initiatives going on at BitTorrent, from its bundle partnerships with artists through to its work on storage and messaging clients. Now it’s unveiled its latest initiative: Project...

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November 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

BitTorrent’s bundles initiative has attracted some high-profile artists including Thom Yorke, Moby and Diplo, but there are still plenty of sceptics within the music industry. It’s less about confusing...

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November 20th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

BitTorrent opened up its Bundles platform to creators of all stripes earlier this year, but now it’s also making its new ‘paygate’ feature – as debuted by Thom Yorke recently – to any artist...

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October 8th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

The BitTorrent bundle release of Thom Yorke’s Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes is transparent in one metric: the number of times the bundle has been downloaded. This morning, it stands at 1.1m, which...

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