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May242011

NowStream iPhone/iPad-based Torrent Streamer Demonstrated at TechCrunch Disrupt NYC 2011

Carnegie Mellon student and a future Google intern Sohail Prasad built a working torrent streamer at the TC Hackaton. NowStream is a mobile app that rethinks the way people consume media on their mobile devices.

The app allows you to grab a torrent link, pass it to the interface, and then begin streaming the video instantly.

NowStream allows easy, one-tap streaming from sources never before supported on the iPhone/iPad (esp. torrents): NowStream. Making media fun again.

The product will be available soon at Nowstre.am.

Here’s the NowStream app in action:

You can sign up for the beta here.

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