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Communicating without Skype

Since Skype has been down, many people have been forced to resort to other P2P applications in order to communicate and send files. And let's note even talk about going the dreaded email, landline telephone and SMS route. Think about AllPeers, BitTorrent, and GNUnet and brains start buzzing about all the other leading peer to peer applications out there. Mashable has created a list of over 30 pee...

Drag and Share Files with AllPeers

AllPeers has begun offering a public beta version of their Firefox file sharing utility. DLS originally dropped the news on AllPeers back in December while it was in development, and little was known about it then. Now the secret is out, and available for people to start using. AllPeers is a Firefox extension for easily sharing files with your contacts. Sharing files and folders is as simple as d...

AllPeers: File sharing for Firefox

While I question the utility of having such an app integrated into Firefox, AllPeers looks like an interesting project. It's "a free extension which combines the strength of Firefox and the efficiency of BitTorrent to transform your favorite browser into a media sharing powerhouse." It looks to be a private-network P2P app, i.e. you have a buddy list and only those people can access your...