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Originally posted on Gigaom:
BitTorrent Inc. has hired veteran tech entrepreneur Ro Choy away from Formspring, where he served as the company’s COO since last April. Choy officially started as BitTorrent’s VP of Business Development and Marketing a few days ago, joining a team of close to 100 employees as the company is looking to…

Win a BitTorrent Plus Subscription

The only thing better than BitTorrent is more BitTorrent, which is why we created BitTorrent Plus. Because we appreciate you, our loyal, dedicated fans, we decided to give away five BitTorrent Plus subscriptions (a $24.95 value each), good for one year, as our way of saying “thank you” for supporting our technology for more than […]

Exclusive Interview with Pioneer One’s Josh Bernhard

Ever since it was created two years ago, Pioneer One has blazed new trails for Web-based TV. The poli-sci-fi drama not only attracted a cult following (its been downloaded 4 million times and counting) and received critical accolades including “Best Drama Pilot” at 2010′s New York Television Festival (plus a recent nomination for the “People’s […]

Death Grips/BitTorrent Exclusive: New Video + Music Bundle Now Live

Even if you can’t make it to Coachella this afternoon, we’ve got an exclusive music video (and much more) from one of the most anticipated acts – Death Grips. In advance of the launch of their brand-new album The Money Store (scheduled for release by Epic Records on April 24), the noise-rap trio Death Grips has […]

Live Twitter Chat with Death Grips TODAY – Ask Away

There isn’t anything conventional about Death Grips, the experimental punk/hip-hop trio hailing from Sacramento. Since forming in late 2010, they’ve managed to capture the attention of fans, critics, and Epic Records with their incongruous yet wonderfully enthralling beats. The band will release not one but two albums this year, starting with The Money Store on April […]

Dubstep Master and Rising Star Billy Van is Now Available on BitTorrent

A year ago, not many people knew much about dubstep. Now, this subgenre of electronic dance music is gracing the covers of major magazines, dominating the Grammy awards and giving birth to a plethora of young rising stars set to take over dance floors across the world. We happen to think one of those rising […]

L5: Crowd-Funded Cinematic Sci-Fi Project Debuts on BitTorrent

We love science fiction here at BitTorrent! We have been really anticipating the release of L5 – a creative and compelling story taking place on a space ship and earth 200 years into the future. Read more about L5, connect with the filmmakers and download the movie on our Featured Content page here. Or download the […]

PAZ is Back! “Young, Broke & Fameless II” Out Today…

Our friend PAZ has returned to BitTorrent, and we couldn’t be more excited. His debut mixtape “Young Broke & Fameless” — a lo-fi collection of fan-favorite acoustic covers and originals, was our very first music Artist Spotlight release almost a year and a half ago. It was a smash hit (way over 500,000 downloads before […]

Two BitTorrent Live Events this week!

It’s Friday and you know what that means – we have another BitTorrent Live event streaming to anyone who would like to join as a tester. However, this week we have a special treat for you as we are bringing two special live Web casts into the studio. Our first BitTorrent live event is tonight […]

Bray is Back with New Single and Special Live Event

Remember Bray? The San Francisco local, who first released his exclusive rock album and video bundle on BitTorrent, is back again with a new hit single “Little Black Heart” and exclusive live streaming event for this Saturday, February 11th, at 9PM PT. You can preview and download “Little Black Heart” plus find more information about […]