uTorrent lands on Android phones

Now you’ve got another way to burn through your mobile data caps: BitTorrent just launched a beta version of its uTorrent client for Android. The new mobile software allows torrent downloads straight to your Android phone, and should help BitTorrent grow its mobile user base.

DJ Shadow becomes first artist to get paid by BitTorrent

BitTorrent Inc. is offering three MP3s from DJ Shadow’s upcoming album as a free download through its popular uTorrent client – and the popular turntablist is actually making some money with the downloads, as long as his fans also agree to install some bundled software.

uTorrent Beta Comes With Streaming, Web Control

BitTorrent has been working tirelessly to add new features to its uTorrent client, including adding on-demand streaming and secure remote web access to the client’s browser. Those features are available to all users for download as part of a public beta of the file sharing client.

StatShot: McDreamy, Tropic Thunder, Obama

Hollywood spoof Tropic Thunder stormed to the top of TorrentFreak’s list of the most BitTorrented movies last week, bringing with it some other newcomers, including WALL-E and the colon-heavy trio of The Chronic(what!)cles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, Star Wars: The Clone Wars and the TV movie Futurama: Bender’s Game.

Interview: BitTorrent CEO Doug Walker

NewTeeVee’s Liz Gannes catches up with BitTorrent CEO Doug Walker and talks about the company, Comcast, traffic shaping and other sundry topics.…