What is a Torrent? The Top 35 Torrent Sites of 2009


Torrents are part of an extremely popular peer to peer (P2P) file distribution system used for transferring large files within a large network of people.

Define Torrent?

"BitTorrent networking is the latest form of Internet P2P (peer-to-peer) file sharing. BitTorrent works by simultaneously downloading small bits of files from many web sources. BitTorrent downloading is extremely easy to use, and is completely non-profit and free of user subscription fees."

What is Torrent Client?

A torrent client is a simple software program that manages your torrent downloads and uploads. Here are my picks for the best torrent clients on the Web.

Where can I download Torrent Clients?

Azureus

It is a free torrent client; "Azureus implements the BitTorrent protocol using java language and comes bundled with many invaluable features for both beginners and advanced users."

BitComet

BitComet is a BitTorrent/HTTP/FTP download management software, which is powerful, fast, very easy-to-use, and completely FREE. It contains many advanced features for BitTorrent download and extends its leading BitTorrent technology to HTTP/FTP to accelerate downloading up to 5 - 10 times faster, or more."

The Top 35 Torrent Sites of 2009

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