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Deluge BitTorrent client gets uTP support

By • Feb 27th, 2013 • Filed under: Open-Source, Ubuntu, Windows

For Ubuntu, Windows and Mac. Deluge is simple BitTorrent client that covers all the basics a BitTorrent client should have. But that’s also it downside, just too simple, no bells or whistles. The most current version of Deluge, v1.3.6 seems to support µTP (uTorrrent Transport Protocol), provided by libtorrent. This used to be a major […]

A Native uTorrent client for Linux might be dropped

By • Jun 1st, 2010 • Filed under: Ubuntu

For worth it’s worth – Some asked for it, not many, about 3500 votes for a native uTorrent client for Linux. The uTorrent group writes back still on Idea Bank, which allows users to submit and vote for ideas they want to see implemented.  “We’re working on it, but I can’t tell you how the […]

BitLet – A Web-Based BitTorrent Client with Streaming Video Torrents

By • Apr 21st, 2010 • Filed under: Browsers, Firefox, Web Utilities

BitLet is a web-based BitTorrent client that makes BitTorrent available to the occasional user, and to those who can’t install a regular BitTorrent client like µTorrent or Transmission on their computers. No configuration is needed to use BitLet, just drop-in the URL of the torrent file and you’ll get a pop-up window that shows the […]

How To install µTorrent Portable in Ubuntu [How to control your Torrents with uTorrent’s WebUI]

By • Dec 27th, 2009 • Filed under: Browsers, Open-Source, Ubuntu, Windows

µTorrent, the world’s most popular BitTorrent client is a light-weight Windows only application that is well known for its low resource-consuming ability and its speed, but is also known to put in-one-place most of the features (bandwidth prioritization, scheduling, RSS auto-downloading and Mainline DHT) you’ll find in other BitTorrent clients like Azureus or BitComet. uTorrent […]

Ubuntu Hardy Heron replaces Gnome BitTorrent with Transmission

By • Feb 15th, 2008 • Filed under: Ubuntu

The fourth alpha release of Ubuntu 8.04 bundles up many new features and changes. Ubuntu Hardy Heron gives up the problematic Gnome BitTorrent and adopts the GTK version of Transmission BitTorrent client as its new file downloader. Transmission is a feather weight BitTorrent client with a very easy-to use interface for those new to the […]