After launching tool for the synchronization of files between terminals, BitTorrent experiment a secure messaging software built on the same principle. Unlike most messaging softwares which make use of centralized architecture (messages are stored on servers/cloud), BitTorrent Chat transfer messages over an encrypted peer-to-peer network (distributed technology), thus ensuring the privacy and security for users data.
Access to BitTorrent Chat is for now limited, to sign up for a private alpha:http://labs.bittorrent.com/experiments/bittorrent-chat.html
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Latest update on October 3, 2013 at 10:00 AM by jak58.