Tag: Peer-to-peer

Shawn Fanning Net Worth

Shawn Fanning developed Napster, among the very first popular peer to peer (“P2P”) file sharing platforms, in 1998. The prevalence of Napster was prevalent and Fanning was featured on the cover of “Time” magazine. The website in its first free P2P avatar was shut down in 2001 after the organization …

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Niklas Zennstrom Net Worth

More recently he founded the technology investment firm Atomico and is now an important figurehead for entrepreneurs in the tech sector. Zennstrm can also be the cofounder of the charity organization Zennstrm Philanthropies. Zennstrm’s most remarkable success to date is Skype, a telephony business according to peer to peer principles. …

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Mark Gorton Net Worth

Mark Howard Gorton (created November 7, 1966) is the originator of LimeWire, a peer to peer file sharing client for the Java Platform, and chief executive of the Lime Group. Lime Group, based in Nyc, possesses LimeWire along with Lime Brokerage LLC (a stock brokerage), Tower Research Capital LLC (a …

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Janus Friis Net Worth

Janus Friis ([jnus fis]; produced 26 June 1976 in Copenhagen) is a Danish entrepreneur best known for co-founding the file sharing program KaZaA, as well as the peer to peer telephony program Skype. Friis and Zennstrm additionally developed Joost – an interactive software application for broadcasting TV shows as well …

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