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Thursday, April 18 • 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Decentralized Web Primer

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Why should we upgrade the web to be decentralized? Isn't it decentralized already? What is content addressing? How do you update data on the content addressed web? How do you delete things? What's the relationship to git? Why do people keep talking about blockchains? Is any of this relevant for my work? This workshop aims to answer these questions and more by giving an orientation to the concepts and technologies of the Decentralized Web.

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Matt Zumwalt

In recent years Matt has contributed to stewardship of open source projects like IPFS, libp2p and Filecoin, all of which are focused on building a more secure, more equitable, decentralized web. Some of his recent publications include Instructions for Saving Endangered Data, his... Read More →

Thursday April 18, 2019 1:45pm - 2:45pm CDT
South Hall