BitTorrent Inc. is an Internet technology company based in San Francisco. We design distributed technologies that scale efficiently, keep intelligence at the edge, and keep creators and consumers in control of their content and data. More than 170 million people use our products every month. Our protocols move as much as 40% of the world's Internet traffic on a daily basis.
Our mission is to build a better Internet. To work with people, industries and nations to create better ways to move information. Better ways for creators to make money. New ways for fans to engage, on their terms. Ways to sustain the stuff we share. The Internet promised us this much. And we promise to make good on it.
We believe in an Internet of options, not rules.

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Parent CompanyTRON
HQSan Francisco, US
BitTorrent was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US
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Key People/Management at BitTorrent

Dipak Joshi

Dipak Joshi


BitTorrent Office Locations

BitTorrent has offices in San Francisco, Singapore, San Diego, Mumbai and in 1 other location
San Francisco, (HQ)
s200 303 2nd St
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BitTorrent Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date


Total Funding

$64.5 m


In total, BitTorrent had raised $64.5 m. BitTorrent is a subsidiary of TRON

BitTorrent Operating Metrics

Jun, 2018Oct, 2018

Daily Active Users

1 m


170 m
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BitTorrent Online and Social Media Presence

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BitTorrent News and Updates

BitTorrent owner Tron will invest $100 million in blockchain games

BitTorrent owner Tron announced it will invest $100 million in blockchain games over the next three years.

Peer to Peer (P2P) File Sharing Software 2018 Global Market Key Players - BitTorrent, Shareaza, Ares, Kazaa, BearShare, Morpheus, eDonkey/Overnet, eMule, Frostwire, WinMX......

Peer to Peer (P2P) File Sharing Software – Global Market Growth, Opportunities, Analysis of Top Key Players and Forecast to 2025 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Rise in BitTorrent traffic credited to streaming service exclusive shows

After years of declining use BitTorrent is growing again due to the rise of streaming service exclusive shows. The claim comes from broadband networks provider Sandvine Corp. in their Global Internet Phenomena Report which notes that despite years of decline as services such as Netflix Inc. have co…

TRON Blockchain to Make BitTorrent Protocol Faster, Better. TRON Unveils More Details

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- TRON, the foundation building the infrastructure for a truly decentralized Internet, today unveiled details about Project Atlas, a bold initiative that paves the future of content distribution. In its first phase, BitTorrent will connect the...

BitTorrent launches uTorrent Web to let you download and play files in your browser

BitTorrent today launched a new BitTorrent client: uTorrent Web. Not to be confused with uTorrent (stylized as µTorrent), and despite what its name might suggest, you still have to download and install uTorrent Web. BitTorrent commonly refers to the infamous peer-to-peer (P2P) file-sharing protocol …

BitTorrent Launches µTorrent Web, the Next Generation of Torrenting

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- BitTorrent, Inc., the company behind the world's most popular p2p communications protocol, today announced the official release of µTorrent Web, a Web-based torrent client for Windows that helps users quickly download and play torrent files...
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BitTorrent Company Life and Culture

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BitTorrent Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was BitTorrent founded?

    BitTorrent was founded in 2004.

  • Who are BitTorrent key executives?

    BitTorrent's key executives are Dipak Joshi.

  • Who are BitTorrent competitors?

    Competitors of BitTorrent include theScore, Breezie and lifecake.

  • Where is BitTorrent headquarters?

    BitTorrent headquarters is located at s200 303 2nd St, San Francisco.

  • Where are BitTorrent offices?

    BitTorrent has offices in San Francisco, Singapore, San Diego, Mumbai and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does BitTorrent have?

    BitTorrent has 5 offices.