µTorrent Web from Tron’s BitTorrent Surpasses the Million Daily User Mark
µTorrent Web was recently launched by BitTorrent in a bid to increase its daily user-base. Recent statistics indicate that this newly launched platform is recording more than one million visitors on a daily basis. This is good news for BitTorrent as it will help it further strengthen its licensed content strategy by being able to deliver simple playback to the public.
µTorrent Web already surpassed 1,000,000 daily active users! This new product officially launched a month ago offers a #streaming and torrenting experience. You can download the #Windows version here https://t.co/Gs6XglgUrG
Mac version in the works, stay tuned 😉 https://t.co/UTiMH30G5r
— Justin Sun (@justinsuntron) October 4, 2018
BitTorrent, Inc., located in San Francisco, California released a statement on October 4, 2018, informing the public that one of its recently released P2P products—µTorrent web—had started recording as many as a million active users on a daily basis. The service, which was officially launched by the company in September was quickly adopted by many web users.
The µTorrent web is currently in the final stages of beta testing before a final version can be made available. The product is aimed at making it possible for users to quickly download, as well as play their preferred torrent files. Users can also access a broad range of licensed content currently available on BitTorrent.
Jordy berson is the COO and Chief Product Officer at BitTorrent. When announcing the new milestone recorded by the company, he stated that its platform users had already started downloading the licensed content. Its licensed content comprises of content that has been developed by both emerging creators as well as top-tier creators.
The COO went on to state that the web users had downloaded the content more than a hundred million times since the product was introduced to the public. µTorrent Web has helped increase user playback and engagement than any other product ever released by the company. For the more than thirty thousand creators providing content to the platform, this is a great win for them.
The increase in the number of daily active users has also been seen as a validation of the products being released into the market by BitTorrent. The firm has announced that it plans on adding more features by the end of the year. This will include making it possible to stream content stored on a home PC to an Android gadget.
Plans have already been made to introduce BitTorrent Web to bittorrent.com. BitTorrent Web is very similar to µTorrent Web and is expected to share the same features and to work in the same manner.
Additional Information On BitTorrent
BitTorrent was founded in 2004, using one of the leading peer-to-peer sharing technologies. The firm is categorized as a consumer software, with its headquarters being located in San Francisco. Users can use BitTorrent to send large files through the World Wide Web, by relying on its peer-to-peer sharing protocols.
Its sharing protocols comprise of a collection of distributed technologies, which are not only able to scale efficiently but which also make it possible for users to connect with the third party content developers. Each year, the company sees its mobile and desktop products installed in hundreds of millions of new gadgets spread across 138 countries in the world.