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PeerBox Mobile

“PeerBox™ is a peer-to-peer file sharing service for the mobile devices. PeerBox™ allows searching for music, video and pictures in open P2P networks, downloading the files onto the phone and sharing the files with other users.”

A nice idea – but perhaps two years too late – or too early. I’m not sure that phones are how we want to consume — or more importantly, acquire our music. In the ringtone heyday, this could have caught on. Once phones are MUCH better music devices, and have better interfaces (and cheaper data connections), then perhaps it’ll be time again.

I just think for now it’s in the ‘who cares?’ territory. Paid filesharing while on the bus might prove a little joyless. But we’ll see…