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BitTorrent creator shows off live P2P streaming

By Emil
Jan 20, 2011
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  1. BitTorrent creator Bram Cohen is now focused on developing a new P2P live streaming protocol that would be superior to all other streaming solutions currently on the market. Cohen demonstrated the unfinished technology this week, but he has yet to release any solid technical details. He did say, however, that the technology should be revealed this summer.

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  2. mosu

    mosu TS Guru Posts: 385   +25

    very cool! should be of good use oneday.
     
  3. I watch a P2P stream every day using the Octoshape P2P client and it's pretty good viewing. If something better will be available, that'd be great! P2P streaming eliminates the need for powerful servers to host streaming video. I'll bet the BBC for example has an awesome server farm for their video streaming services.
     

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