In the world there are lots of P2P programmes. Our group represent one of this programme. It is Limewire. Limewire is the one of the most popular P2P programme. Limewire was launched in June 2000. LimeWire uses the Gnutella network and also the BitTorrent protocol
Gnutella was the first decentralized file sharing network
BitTorrent is a p2p file sharing protocol used for distributing large amounts of data .
Mark Gorton : The chairman and the creator of limewire
George Searle: Chief Executive Officer
Jesse Rubenfeld : Chief Financial Officer
What make limewire popular?
Limewire becomes so popular because it has important features. This are:
1) Java support
3) Firewall to firewall transfers
How does limewire make money?
The aim of limewire for the future
Developping limespot and limewire store
Add video player
Features and Design
Features and Design
Change log site
Is limewire safe?
The other important question is that Is limewire safe?. Limewire take a precaution to make limewire safe. Limewire puts a fitler. This fitler is about shared folder, spyware and virus, shutdown and start up and adult content.
1) share folder options
2)spyware and virus
3) shutdown and start up options
4) adult conter fitler
Users and Usage
Users can download musics, videos, images, documents and programmes. People download music most.
Limewire basic – Limewire pro
access Bittorrent and Gnutella
share files with your friends
share files with your private sharing groups
have all features of limewires basic
have 66% more ultra peer connections and turbo charged downloads.
can conncet more sources
Is Limewire legal?
Limewire basic and Limewire pro are free legal softwarores. However it is possible to use limewire for sharing and downloading illegel materials. Limewire doesn’t be responsible about your downloading or sharing because when you download limewire, you make an agreement and you accept that you don’t use limewire to share or download illegal materials.
Is limewire dangerous weapon or Is limewire a hero?