Bittorrent Sync changes name to Resilio Sync. What’s the deal?

It looks like Bittorrent Sync has been deprecated (basically the name) and its developers have left the Bittorrent name to form a company named Resilio. Well, at least that’s what Bittorrent Sync is saying. They claim that the application Bit Torrent Sync is no longer being maintained or updated. The new application is now called Resilio Sync, and when you update it you see the following: resiliosync

I’ve been using Bittorrent Sync for a few years to basically keep a backup cloned copy of important folders on two of my laptops. It works great