Opera to have BitTorrent file-sharing technology

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Opera to have BitTorrent file-sharing technology

Postby Antony » Thu 07 Jul, 2005 9:45 pm

From The Mac Observer, Opera is to have BitTorrent technology built-in in its next browser.

Opera Software launched Thursday a technical preview of the Opera browser with support for BitTorrent, saying its addition was "the logical next step" in the company's Web browser strategy.

The company says that integrating the popular file-downloading technology in the Opera 8.02 browser preview offers end users a "faster download process by utilizing full bandwidth and reducing the chance of in-transfer delay when multiple users download the same file.

Full story: Opera Previews Version With BitTorrent File-Sharing Technology (The Mac Observer, 7th July 2005)

The BitTorrent technology is been widely used for pirated movies/software/music in the internet.
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