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P2P

Business slang, usually used in reference to startups or internet startup,refers to "path to profitability.".

P2P

1. Path to profitability. A loan to a start-up or other new company from a source other than a financial institution. A lender often charges high interest in a P2P loan. This provides the borrower with financing needed to maintain operations until it becomes profitable. See also: Angel investor.

2. Informal for a business plan, especially for a new company or a dot-com.
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After the US Supreme Court ruled against another P2P service Grokster in 2005, most major P2P companies closed their services.
In Section 2 we show related work on replication methods, and in Section 3 we introduce a demand model of P2P services.
As long as P2P services and users may be liable for copyright infringement, ISPs must protect themselves from being drawn into this litigation as alleged contributory and/or vicarious infringers.
However, new legally protected P2P services have since taken its place, including Kazaa, Gnutella, iMesh and Morpheus.
Money agents are the most global providers of P2P services
Pdf) from the computer and sends them to a specific mailbox; another is IRC-bot/worm called ShitStorm which can carry out DDoS attacks on websites and spread copies of itself via MSN and P2P services.
New P2P services from banks and non-traditional financial players such as PayPal, which can be utilized for gifts and may begin to cut into gift card volume, should be of greater concern to traditional card issuers.
Visa said its new P2P services were made possible by technical enhancements and a new Visa transaction type that allow financial institutions to accept incoming funds.
A handful of colleges and universities, such as Pennsylvania State University, have subscribed to legitimate P2P services, such as the revamped Napster.
New features deliver dynamic protection against the latest protocols, support for segmented networks and enhanced integration with corporate directories to identify unverified users trying to access IM and P2P services.
The law on the provision of P2P services was ambiguous and it remains ambiguous,' he said.
P2P services will increasingly be forced to choose between being a revenue generating platform or a value added service to clients.