file sharing

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file sharing

[′fīl ‚sher·iŋ]
(computer science)
The common use, by two or more users, of data and program files, usually located in a file server.

file sharing

Copying files from one computer to another. See peer-to-peer network, media sharing site, file sharing protocol and file and printer sharing.
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They chose to do nothing about the threat of online music sharing, resulting in millions of listeners downloading free music.
WallStation also features multi-room music sharing, intercom, party mode, audio room monitor, and MP3 streaming from a PC when connected to a standard home network.
Dot - along with stars like Snow Patrol's Gary Light body and Radio 1's Edith Bowman - hosts pages on the music sharing site, allowing fans to listen to her songs and communicate directly with her.
Several national branches of large music companies were forced to close or to deeply restructure their business philosophies because of the economic breakdown inflicted by peer-to-peer Internet music sharing.
Online music sharing, satellite radio and podcasting (downloadable "playlists" from personal and Web-based friends) are eroding the "ear share" of commercial broadcast radio.
The biggest nonsecret in campus networking is that music sharing via peer-to-peer (P2P) software is probably still the most common Internet activity after e-mail.
It has also targeted the underground music sharing community through the Kazaa software needed to transfer files.
maybe it's for you chicas who are more engrossed in IMing and are tired of risky music sharing programs and time-consuming music downloads.
Both girls and boys cite the most prevalent reasons for using the Internet as doing school research, using Instant Messenger, sending and receiving e-mails, chatting, peer-to-peer music sharing, listening to music, checking news, playing games and shopping.
com, another music download service, approached internet music sharing from a different position.
Social music sharing - Unlimited playlists of unlimited length free, registration-free and advertising-free.