Popcorn Time's Netflix-style movie torrents service gets AirPlay support

By Justin Kahn
Jul 29, 2014
Post New Reply
  1. The new developers behind Popcorn Time have been continually updating the on-demand torrent streaming service after taking over for the original creators. Based on an open source platform, Popcorn essentially gives users a Netflix like experience while sourcing all its...

    Read more
  2. Satish Mallya

    Satish Mallya TS Addict Posts: 124   +92

    I see this as the perfect solution to Netflix's bandwidth/throttling woes.
    Plus, it'll be legit if Netflix does it.
  3. Lionvibez

    Lionvibez TS Evangelist Posts: 1,080   +331

    Since netflix has licenses for the content it would actually be pretty good. However seeding requires people with good uploading bandwidth so all those verizon users that recently got upgraded connections would be the perfect test bed for this.
    Last edited: Jul 30, 2014
    Satish Mallya likes this.
  4. Satish Mallya

    Satish Mallya TS Addict Posts: 124   +92

    I couldn't think of a better slap in the face to Verizon for their bullshit peering policies.
    Let's see how that shoe fits on the other foot.

Similar Topics

Add New Comment

You need to be a member to leave a comment. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.
TechSpot Account You may also...