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Free Music Streaming App Utilizes BitTorrent Search Engine

Described as “Popcorn Time for music”, Aurous is a new streaming service that utilises a decentralised BitTorrent search engine. With that, the app promises to offer all the music available on the internet at no cost. Aurous works by scanning archives of BitTorrent P2P sharing files, where the files are hosted by anonymous “seeders”. “The app itself is decentralized, nothing routes through any external servers for the primary features. Even if as a project, development stopped and we shut down our website, the app would still continue functioning without any problems. It can look through entire BitTorrent archives in milliseconds to get individual files,” said app ... Read more