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Peer-to-Peer

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 P to P loan. This provides the borrower with financing needed to maintain operations until it becomes profitable. See also: Angel investor.
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During the weekend following Friday the 13th, F-Secure engineers reverse-engineered the peer-to-peer protocol that the worm uses.
As an XML-based, peer-to-peer protocol, XNS provides a flexible, interoperable method for connecting any number of identity networks together into a global Identity Web.
In addition to the validated NFC Forum Digital Protocol and Analog testing capability, the T3111S also supports testing for NFC Forum peer-to-peer protocols, LLCP and SNEP, with validation currently under way.
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