LimeWire, a former P2P music sharing app popular around 20 years ago (if you were up to date), has undergone a transformation under new ownership. Now focused on content creation, LimeWire recently announced its acquisition of BlueWillow, an AI-powered image creation platform, boasting either Midjourney or Stable Diffusion techniques, with the exact deal value undisclosed.
BlueWillow is one of the leading AI-powered image creation tools, with its Discord community ranking second in size after Midjourney. With over 2.2 million members and more than 500 million images created in 2023, the BlueWillow Discord community is thriving.
LimeWire has affirmed its commitment to maintaining the BlueWillow community on Discord while incorporating its various capabilities into LimeWire. The LimeWire models will be available on both paid and ad-supported free versions.
TLDR: LimeWire, a former P2P music sharing app, has transitioned into a content creation platform. They recently acquired BlueWillow, an AI-powered image creation platform. LimeWire plans to integrate BlueWillow’s capabilities into its services while continuing the thriving BlueWillow Discord community.