Posted 18 December 2010 by

RE/PLayer is an open source project developed by D. J. Waletzky. It was submitted to the 2011 Knight News Challenge under the ‘Sustainability’ category.

RE/PLayer is an amalgam of several concepts that have been floating around the Internet for some time: the Semantic Web, distributed file systems, micropayments, intelligent routing, public/private key encryption, and one totally new concept: directly compensating content producers via the Internet access charges paid by users.

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