Butter Project or simply Butter is a suite of open source desktop and mobile applications that allow video-streaming over the BitTorrent protocol. [1] The project was first made public on October 23, 2015. [2] The aim is to create a completely legal basis which allows other applications to use streaming functionality. [2]

Butter Project was created as a split of Popcorn Time when the latter met legal difficulties – with Butter Project. The developers have asserted Butter Project will not use any of the popcorntime.io infrastructure. [3] Butter Project is not intended to be copyright infringement, but aims to build the groundworks for streaming video over BitTorrent. [4] By Having a legal portion qui remains one GitHub the creators Hope They Can get more developers Involved. [4]

By default Butterfly, which can be used for video games. [5]


  1. Jump up^ “Popcorn Time Shutdown Was The Result Of Outsiders, Suffered DNS Attacks And Tempering, Developers Launch Project Butter” . Yibada . 2015-10-25 . Retrieved 2016-03-13 .
  2. ^ Jump up to:b “Video Streaming Service Popcorn Time Has Shut Down In Place Of Project Butter” . The Inquisitr News . Retrieved 2016-03-13 .
  3. Jump up^ Mic. “Butter Project Streaming Service and the Latest On Popcorn Time Shutdown” . Mic . Retrieved 2016-03-13 .
  4. ^ Jump up to:b Williams, Owen. “Popcorn Time creators back away from copyrighted content with ‘Project Butter ‘ ” . The Next Web . Retrieved 2016-03-13 .
  5. Jump up^ “Makers of Popcorn Time Butter Project – gHacks Tech News” . GHacks Technology News . Retrieved 2016-03-13 .

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