Distributing Content with BitTorrent (6 tags)
You have good software, or audio or video, and you want to make it available to the public. If you get really popular, though, you'll spend all of your money and bandwidth being popular--and then what? Consider P2P distribution with BitTorrent, which allows your users to share pieces of your file with each other, giving them faster transfers and you fewer headaches. Robert Bernier explains.
It Doesn't Pay to be Popular (4 tags)
When Glenn Fleishman made his book, Real World Adobe GoLive 6, available as a free download, he learned a hard lesson about the cost of bandwidth. But what if he could have used peer-to-peer file sharing or some other distributed method?
BitTorrent Style (2 tags)
Understanding BitTorrent's source code and author Bram Cohen's approach to programming in Python