Wired: Speed Meets Feed in Download Tool
Mar 16, 2004, 17:00 (9 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Paul Boutin)
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"Is there a way to publish videos, games and other enormous
files online without breaking the bank on bandwidth fees or driving
downloaders mad with delays?
"A demo publishing system launched Friday by a popular
programmer and blogger merges two of this season's hottest tech
fads--RSS news syndication and BitTorrent file sharing--to create a
cheap publishing system for what its author calls 'big media
objects.' The hybrid system is meant to eliminate both the
publisher's need for fat bandwidth, and the consumer's need to wait
through a grueling download..."