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Wired: Speed Meets Feed in Download Tool

Mar 16, 2004, 17:00 (9 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Paul Boutin)


Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers

[ Thanks to Jason Greenwood for this link. ]

"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..."

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