IPFS

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IPFS is short for InterPlanetary File System, potentially a static site storage method using content based addressing.

IPFS is self-described as “a new hypermedia distribution protocol”.

Events

There have been some IPFS meetups in Portland, Oregon starting in July 2015.

Selfdogfooding

Implementations

Marcus Povey has an experimental plugin with IPFS support for Known.

Issues

Who

There are no human names on its website (https://ipfs.io), except the title of a video has Juan Benet as a presenter, whose website appears to be http://juan.benet.ai/.

Interplanetary

Apparently unrelated to NASA’s actual Interplanetary Solar System Internet (SSI) being built on their Disruption Tolerant Networking

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