P2P

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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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won a public bidding and will pioneer the P2P service linking Clark International Airport (CRK) and Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia).
Of the various nonbank-centric P2P services that have emerged since 2000, only PayPal has gained significant traction among consumers.
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.
Other networks learned from the experience, setting up P2P services.
ie, said: "Some of the most disturbing material last year was on peer-to-peer P2P services.
However, a year after the service was launched, students appear to have rejected it in favor of Apple's iTunes Music Store--which doesn't require a subscription--or one of the illegal P2P services.
The reason why the new service is so significant is that it can plug in to other networks used by unlicensed P2P services such as Kazaa and Grokster.
Italy updates its Fascist-era copyright laws to outlaw using Kazaa or other P2P services to distribute copyrighted works.
The files were burned from a purchased DVD or downloaded from the Net; once they exist in digital form, they can be shared via e-mail or P2P services.
The string of losses by P2P services may be ending, however.
However, new legally protected P2P services have since taken its place, including Kazaa, Gnutella, iMesh and Morpheus.