IPFS Weekly 101

by Jenn Turner on 2020-08-19

Welcome to IPFS Weekly #101

Here’s what’s happening in the InterPlanetary File System galaxy! 🚀

IoTeX, the latest in the IPFS Case Study series

Are you curious about how a privacy-protecting surveillance camera could benefit from decentralized storage? Or how a privacy-centric blockchain platform might address one of the major risks of today’s IoT devices? Learn how IPFS has provided robust solutions for both these situations with Iotex and Ucam.

Read the case study

HackFS finale starts soon 🎉

Today is the day! Join the finale presentation at 4:30 UTC to see what finalists were able to create with IPFS and Filecoin, plus judging and more!

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New from Pinata: Mint Unity prefabs with IPFS

The folks from Pinata have done it again! Check out their latest, a step-by-step tutorial on how to create and sell unity prefabs as crypto collectible NFTs using Unity, Pinata’s Pin Explorer, Rarible, and IPFS.

Check out the tutorial

Quote of the week

Brand new on IPFS

People are building the coolest things with IPFS

Build an encrypted todo list with 3Box (part 22)

Discover a new open-source way to “pin” content on IPFS

Take a deep dive into direct S3 blockstore access in Peergos.

Learn how to unlock DeFi with decentralized query

See Fission’s web native file system technical design in action!

Use the Qri CLI to create, push, and query community datasets

Check out IPFS Deploy for Java, decentralized Java package repositories on IPFS/Filecoin.

Relive the Randomness Summit

Missed the first-ever distributed randomness focused event, which folks were calling “awesome,” “excellent”, and “I haven’t been in this high quality a summit for so long, I forgot how good they could be!?” Catch up on all the talks from Juan Benet, Justin Drake, Irene Giacomelli, Vitalik Buterin, and more!

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Job hunting? Work on IPFS!

Signed and Encrypted IPLD, Go: Implement a new Go-based IPLD codec that supports signed and encrypted Blocks, and get paid for it! Externally funded, 3Box and Textile, Remote

Senior Developer Advocate, IPFS: Provide tactical support for the IPFS community, creating a global community strategy, and executing this strategy on the ground! Protocol Labs, Remote

Backend Engineer: Work with the Fleek Product and Engineering team to build the leading decentralized development platform. Fleek, Remote

Project Lead, libp2p: This is a unique opportunity to take ownership of a massively successful open source project and carry it through its next phase of growth. Protocol Labs, Remote

Senior Software Engineer Rust/Go: You would be working with our distributed team of engineers on new products, core protocols or client projects. Most of the work we do is or will eventually be open source. Equilibrium, Remote

View our job postings

Take care of yourselves and each other. ❤️

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