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Freenet is a peer-to-peer platform for censorship-resistant communication and publishing.

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  1. Freenet build 1483 released

    Freenet 0.7.5 build 1483 is now available. [overview]This build is the second step to fix increased resource consumption in release 1481: the peer count is reduced.the thread priority on Windows is below normal instead of background. There were many...

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  2. Freenet build 1481 released

    Freenet 0.7.5 build 1481 is now available. [overview]The Freenet Team is proud to release Freenet build 1481, the first build to be compiled from gradle! This concludes work during the past two years to make it easier for new developers to start...

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  3. Freenet build 1480 released

    Freenet 0.7.5 build 1480 is now available. [overview] Ship new Windows Installer and TrayUpdate Freemail to v0.2.7.3-r2 Thank you for using Freenet!For additional details see the release tag.You can download this release as usual from the download...

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  4. Freenet build 1479 released

    Freenet 0.7.5 build 1479 is now available.This release ships WoT 19 which provides performance and UI improvements. For details see the WoT19 tag.update.sh can now provide a failover via clearnet again (which was broken when our website SSL...

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I worry about my child and the Internet all the time, even though she's too young to have logged on yet. Here's what I worry about. I worry that 10 or 15 years from now, she will come to me and say Daddy, where were you when they took freedom of the press away from the Internet
/ Electronic Frontier Foundation