BitTorrent would very much like for you to forget the perception of pirates and think of it as a friend to the entertainment world

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What’s the first thing you think of when you hear the word “BitTorrent”? Probably visions of teenage boys in basements swapping pirated music and movie files. That’s long been the public perception of the technology protocol BitTorrent, but there’s also an entity known as BitTorrent, Inc., and it would very much like for you to forget that perception and think of it as a friend to the entertainment world.

There are 160 million people using BitTorrent, and this isn’t teenagers in basements pirating films. It’s a massive cross-section of the global population,” says -Matt Mason, executive director of marketing.

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