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Nov 20th 2008

Encryption: FreeOTFE v4.40 released - realtime transparent disk encryption system, which uses disk images (either file or partition based) to provide encrypted virtual drives

Sept 12, 2007

Filesharing/Encryption: Shalsoft releases GigaTribe 2.40, the latest version of its private file-sharing software for networks of friends. GigaTribe lets users select specific folders on their harddrive that they want to share with friends or coworkers; users then invite each other into their private networks. All exchanges are encrytped and entire folders can be exchanged (no file-size limits).

May 27, 2007

Encryption: FreeOTFE4PDA v2.10 released. FreeOTFE4PDA can create one or more encrypted "virtual storage cards" on Pocket PCs, which look like a normal compact flash or SD card (i.e. storage card) to the user, but encrypt data before it is written to the real storage giving "transparent encryption"). Also available is a PC version ("FreeOTFE") which offers similar functionality for desktop computers

May 4, 2007

Filesharing/Music: Grooveshark ALPHA product has been released. Grooveshark allows you to purchase DRM-Free music legally over a peer to peer network, and will even pay you for your current collection of songs.

Apr 23, 2007

Anonymity/Filesharing: MUTE 0.5.1 has been released. MUTE offers anonymous search-and-download file sharing (Windows, Linux, and Mac OS ).
Jcr13 18:21, 23 April 2007 (CEST)

Apr 12, 2007

Anonymity/Privacy/Encryption/Filesharing & Chat: 0.30, the anonymity-sensitive open source public domain distributed File Sharing Chat Messenger system, is now available for download (Windows and Linux installers). Retroshare serverless & encrypted Instant Messenger is a cross-platform private p2p sharing program. It lets you share securely your friends, using a web-of-trust to authenticate peers and OpenSSL to encrypt all communication, Chat and Instant Messages.

Retroshare provides filesharing, Groupchat, Email-Messages and channels for content Distribution. Its similar like Waste from Nullsoft, only that the buddy is not lost in the next online session and with enhanced FileSharing.

Apr 7, 2007

Anonymity: kerjodando 0.1b, the anonymity open source public domain distributed anonymous p2p f2f file sharing system written in java, is now available for download (Windows, Linux, and Mac OS ).
Ezzy Elliott

Jan 4, 2007

Anonymity: Syndie 1.001a, the anonymity-sensitive open source public domain distributed forums system written in java, is now available for download (Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X installers).

This is an alpha release ("substantial changes still in progress, liable to break, for geeks only") that could be useful for early developers and adopters (code contributions are welcome). Syndie aka Syndiemedia is brought to you by the development team of I2P.
MrWhite 14:26, 11 January 2007 (CET)

Nov 7, 2006

File sharing: Pando a free service allowing file sharing via P2P. Focuses on individual or small group file sharing. Encrypted connections and available for Mac and PC.
--Webfork 02:16, 8 November 2006 (CET)

Sept 5, 2006

File sharing: Sharereactor, one of the first and most reliable eDonkey portals, is back!
Erik 10:00, 5 September 2006 (CEST)

Aug 30, 2006

Anonymity: New Torpark Release - an anonymous and self-contained Web browser is released with updates and bug fixes. Effectively Portable Firefox with set of choice plugins (including Tor).

Filesharing Allpeers Enters Public Beta - a secure Friend-to-Friend file sharing system using Firefox. Contains some bugs, problems, and limitations on number of files shared but is expected to soon be the Firefox "killerapp." Read more from zeropaid.
Webfork 03:19, 31 August 2006 (CEST)

July 24, 2006

Filesharing: StrongDC++ 2.0 released. This latest-and-greatest of one of the longest living File Sharing clients adds security, speed, and feature tweaks.
Webfork 05:28, 24 July 2006 (CEST)

July 11, 2006

Filesharing: Friend-to-Friend file sharing project kerjodando is looking for alpha testers for their new software.

Anonymity: Thanks to coderman for pointing me to JanusVM, an "Internet Privacy Appliance" (essentially openVPN, Squid, Privoxy, and Tor running in a VMWare virtual machine).
Erik 00:26, 11 July 2006 (CEST)

July 10, 2006

Uploads: File uploads should now work - feel free to upload appropriate images, but please don't get us into trouble with copyrighted stuff.
Erik 19:22, 10 July 2006 (CEST)

Languages: If you'd like to see infoAnarchy in your language, you can request a new language edition to be set up.
Erik 19:04, 10 July 2006 (CEST)

Content: Check out and for high quality educational and political content on BitTorrent. Know other cool sites? Add them to BitTorrent/Links.
Erik 19:01, 10 July 2006 (CEST)

Technical: OK, folks, sorry for the delay in getting us back on track. The infoAnarchy wiki should now be fully operational again, please e-mail me at moeller AT scireview DOT de if something isn't working right. Will take some time to get the story content out of the Scoop database into a reasonable format -- let me know if you want to help.
Erik 19:01, 10 July 2006 (CEST)