How to tell to your Antivirus to allow FrostWire?

Have you tried to install FrosWire and your antivirus didn't allow it? In this article we will explain you how to fix that! It's important to know that FrostWire installer downloaded directly from our website (www.frostwire.com) or via automatic update doesn't contain any trojans or viruses.  When for some reason your antivirus flags FrostWire, here are … Continue reading How to tell to your Antivirus to allow FrostWire?

FrostWire: The Best KickAssTorrents (KAT) and Torrentz Alternative!

Earlier this month, KickAssTorrents (KAT) website went down and now Torrentz.eu shut down aswell. If you used those sites to search torrents, you may be wondering what alternative site or software you can use. The answer is simple: Get FrostWire! FrostWire allows you to find, download and share files from the distributed peer-to-peer BitTorrent Network – music, movies, apps, … Continue reading FrostWire: The Best KickAssTorrents (KAT) and Torrentz Alternative!

How to show Search/Transfers in split screen mode on FrostWire?

Since FrostWire 6.3.1 you can select how to show the transfers screen: as an individual tab or together below the search results in split view. On this post, you will learn how to use this new option. Open FrostWire and you will see an individual tab for transfers. Click on transfers tab and you will see all transfers! Now, … Continue reading How to show Search/Transfers in split screen mode on FrostWire?

Happy Valentine’s Day!

We want to wish you a very Happy Valentine's Day. If you don't know what to do today, we propose you these ideas: Watch a romantic movie on FrostClick We recommend you Time Travel Lover. Time Travel Lover transcends the Hollywood formula of romantic comedy, creating a punching unromantic comedy that’s simple, entertaining, and incredibly brilliant, all … Continue reading Happy Valentine’s Day!

How to save mobile data downloading torrents?

There are some moments —some sad moments— when you are away from home/work/school and you don't have wi-fi to connect. If that's the case, maybe your mobile phone will start consuming data. And if you run out of mobile data without realizing it, you may be in trouble. So today we are going to explain how … Continue reading How to save mobile data downloading torrents?

FrostWire integrates Bitcoin donations and Creative Commons licensing into Torrent files.

Bitcoin LItecoin Coins

FrostWire has introduced the possibility for of adding Bitcoin, Litecoin, Dogecoin wallet address into metadata of the torrent file format in order to enable optional donations. By eliminating middlemen and transaction costs, microtipping is now fully possible and the recipients can collect 100% of their contributions.

Technical document on how we are working to allow Bitcoin, Litecoin, Dogecoin tips/micro-tips for BitTorrent content

Motivation Mainstream centralized digital distribution platforms offer content creators means of monetization and discovery for their works, however these centralized systems often impose censorship and are ridden with middlemen which inevitably add up costs that have made itimpossible for a digital media micro-tipping economy to be born. With the combination of peer-to-peer file distribution through the BitTorrent network and peer-to-peer cryptocurrency networks such … Continue reading Technical document on how we are working to allow Bitcoin, Litecoin, Dogecoin tips/micro-tips for BitTorrent content

Is FrostWire Safe?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GDxvLf7jltc FrostWire - free at http://www.frostwire.com - is a file sharing application and media hub. FrostWire, as a stand-alone application, is 100% safe to use. FrostWire itself will not install any viruses, adware, malware or spyware. But is there a way you can get your computer in trouble while using FrostWire? Sure. FrostWire connects to … Continue reading Is FrostWire Safe?

OSX Mavericks users, How to Prevent App Nap on FrostWire

Go to Applications (or wherever you have installed FrostWire) Right click on the the FrostWire Icon > Get Info (or just Press Cmd+I after you've selected) Make sure FrostWire won't nap when it's in the background. Otherwise, you may start a long running transfer and OSX Mavericks will put FrostWire to sleep and your transfer … Continue reading OSX Mavericks users, How to Prevent App Nap on FrostWire