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Freenet (File-Sharing Network)

  • By: Mark Andrejevic & Kevin Featherly
  • In: Encyclopedia of New Media
  • Edited by: Steve Jones
  • Subject:General Media, Communication & Cultural Studies

Freenet is an application for sharing computer files of all kinds (music, text, video, and so on) over the Internet while protecting the confidentiality of the data source and its recipient. The goal is to develop the potential of computer networks ...

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