Welcome to IPFS Weekly 116
by Jenn Turner on 2020-12-02
Here’s what’s happening in the InterPlanetary File System galaxy!
Wrap up 2020 with IPFS and friends!
Join us on December 11 for a mini-celebration featuring talks from all of the IPFS working groups: Core Implementations, Ecosystem, Web + GUI, and Bifrost, as well as special presentations from guests including Textile, Pinata, 3Box, Berty, and Fleek!
IPFS in 2021 – Call for Proposals
Want to help shape the 2021 IPFS project plan? We’re looking for your input on what’s important for IPFS to focus on next year! The proposal period runs through Monday, December 7. Read the full announcement for more details on how you can give your input.
Thread of the week 🧵
(1/) 🧰Building Out Loud🧰— space (@spacestorage) November 27, 2020
This week, we wanted to give a quick look at what’s happening behind the curtain when you upload a file into Space.
AKA, how we work with @textileio to provide encrypted online storage on @IPFS.
Catch up on Meetup videos
Check out talks from IPLD, Agregore, Vibenarium, and more by visiting the IPFS YouTube page.
Brand new on IPFS
- A Milestone in Storage: Filecoin surpasses 1 exbibyte, or 4000 Wikipedias, for context.
- Learn how to securely share files on Algorand with IPFS with this in-depth tutorial.
- Check out Slate, an open-sourced, IPFS-powered, gorgeously designed alternative to Dropbox!
- That was fast! Discover how to encrypt your life in 10 minutes, from our friends at Berty.
People are building the coolest stuff with IPFS
Learn all about the distributed pinning of IPFS hashes.
Discover how to choose the right blockchain for your NFT.
Check out this interview with Infura’s E.G. Galano on the latest episode of The Defiant podcast.
Wondering how is Space different from Cloud Storage?
Walk through building a simple dapp to demonstrate how to send a transaction using both web3.js and ethers.js via Infura’s APIs in this recent tutorial.
IPFS and ProtoSchool both got a shoutout on the latest Eureka Street Crypto Hub episode.
The Latest in the DWeb Ecosystem
Join the builders of the Decentralized Web as they discuss hitting new milestones with their projects this year. This Thursday, 03 December, the DWeb community will hear from 12 of these builders, including Fluence Labs, Simply Secure, and Dietrich Ayala from IPFS.
Job hunting? Work on IPFS!
DevOps Engineer: Your goal is to maintain the integrity of the infrastructure currently in place, with an ever-present goal of 100% service and application uptime. district0x, Remote.
Ecosystem Developer: We are looking for a technical community manager to help us create a world-class developer ecosystem and experience around our open source community. 3Box, Remote.
Technical Writer: who can primarily create high-quality technical content, but has some other adjacent skills as well in the form of graphic design and/or video editing. Contract, Remote.
Take care of yourselves and each other. ❤️
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