Spotlight on NGI Architects

1/3/2022

NGI Architects: Peergos Project

Season 1, Ep. 5
Peergos is a new foundation for the web where everyone has their own private space and can interact with others safely without coercionor control from big tech. Its foundation is a P2P E2EE global filesystem with fine grained access control.In this Episode we are discussing the idea, progress and outlook of the Peergos project with the project maintainers Ian and Kevin.The show notes:The Peergos Project Website: https://peergos.org/Linkshttps://peergos.org/posts/perfect-social-networkhttps://peergos.org/posts/the-social-dilemmahttps://peergos.org/posts/keybase-left-buildinghttps://peergos.org/bloghttps://book.peergos.orghttps://github.com/peergos/peergosFacebook damage:https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2021/11/facebooks-dangerous-experiment-teen-girls/620767/https://www.technologyreview.com/2021/11/20/1039076/facebook-google-disinformation-clickbait/AI bias:https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2021/11/21/facebook-algorithm-biased-race/Threat to democracy:https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2021/nov/03/democracy-at-risk-if-facebook-does-not-change-says-former-zuckerberg-adviserGoogle account bans:https://www.androidauthority.com/google-account-banned-1054640/https://medium.com/@tokata/how-google-play-terminated-a-developer-for-no-reason-e4d760e9f472https://9to5google.com/2019/11/09/google-account-bans-youtube-emote-spam-markiplier/Content addressing:https://docs.ipfs.io/concepts/how-ipfs-works/#content-addressing