Welcome to IPFS News 175!

Welcome to IPFS News 175!

# Filebase: Building Web3 with Web3

Filebase is the world’s first object storage platform powered by decentralized storage networks, unifying multiple networks under a single S3-compatible API to make decentralized storage accessible and easy to use. Its proprietary edge-caching technology achieves industry-leading performance when writing and fetching data to and from Web3, making it a highly-secure, geo-redundant alternative to traditional cloud storage at a fraction of the costs. Keep reading (opens new window) to learn more about its unique implementation of IPFS pinning services.

# Brand New on IPFS ✨

  1. Check out NFT.Storage (opens new window)’s new NFTUp (opens new window) tool, an application that lets you easily drag and drop files and directories to the service.
  2. Plebbit (opens new window) received (opens new window) a Next Step Microgrant (opens new window) to build a decentralized alternative to Reddit using IPFS for storage.
  3. The IPFS Meetup (opens new window) at Devconnect (opens new window) took place today, April 19th. Watch a recording (opens new window) of the event featuring talks and workshops from IPFS, Protocol Labs, and Fluence Labs.
  4. DeveloperDAO (opens new window) has announced the winners of the Web3Con 2022 (opens new window) hackathon. Check out (opens new window) who won the IPFS and Filecoin bounties.

# Around the ecosystem 🌎

The Paris P2P Festival (opens new window) is happening from April 27th to May 1st. Join IPFS and lib2p2 core developers, maintainers, and a vibrant research community in the City of Light. Get your ticket now (opens new window)!

Register (opens new window) for the GirlScript Summer of Code! The three-month long open-source program will continue until May 31st. Learn more on the official website (opens new window).

Watch this tutorial (opens new window) from the IPFS community to learn how to set up a publish/subscribe (pubsub) system using IPFS and libp2p for decentralized storage.

Review the basics of IPFS with Alex Gomez’ (opens new window)s easy to understand overview (opens new window) of the protocol on One37PM.

Watch this video (opens new window) on how to keep your Rarible NFTs safe by pinning them on IPFS. You’ll learn how to use Pinata (opens new window) to easily interact with the protocol.

Learn how to create a Web3 blog with this tutorial (opens new window) hosted by ETHGlobal. The video takes you through the steps for setting up the necessary smart contracts and integrating IPFS as a decentralized storage solution.

# Want to help build the new internet? 💼

Senior Social Media Manager (opens new window): Protocol Labs is seeking a Senior Social Media Manager to both build best-practice growth strategies, own social tactics, and posting across all of our various channels. Your goal is to assist, educate, and excite every member of our community. You will be responsible for communication with our community primarily on Twitter, Reddit, and Slack but also occasionally over email, Telegram, Discord and other channels. This audience includes everyone from industry leaders, Protocol Labs partners, and investors to miners, developers, and users. Protocol Labs, Remote.

Startup Operator, Asia Ecosystem Growth (opens new window): As a member of the Ecosystem Growth team at Protocol Labs, you’ll scope, lead and manage initiatives that help grow Filecoin storage providers in Asia, with an initial focus in China. Your work will span multiple areas, including business development, process improvement, project management, analytics, and more. In this role, you will work closely with the Ecosystem team’s leadership to structure and solve complex problems, then drive solutions forward across the organization. Protocol Labs, Remote.

Rust Engineer (opens new window): Fleek is looking for an experienced and dedicated Rust Engineer to help build new canister-based products and services on Dfinity's Internet Computer. Fleek (opens new window) is an Open Web developer platform with everything you need to build sites and apps on the new web and the underlying protocols that power it (Dfinity, Ethereum, IPFS, Filecoin, and more). From hosting, storage, gateways, domains, databases, and more, Fleek has everything you need to seamlessly build and manage Open Web sites. Fleek, Remote.

Blockchain Engineering Lead (opens new window): As 3Box Labs’ first Blockchain Engineer you will lead engineering, implementation and optimization of the Ceramic Blockchain and contribute to the overall cryptoeconomic design of the network. You'll tackle some of the most novel challenges in decentralized tech, work closely with our rapidly growing open source community and many of the best technologists in the world, and help reinvent how data is managed online. 3Box Labs, Remote.

Developer Relations (opens new window): Textile is seeking someone to run large-scale community projects. These include amplifying our grants program to fund community projects, curating governance groups where we bring community stakeholders into our technology planning, engaging with external teams like Gitcoin and EthDenver to support large-scale developer events, and giving technical presentations at events. This position also includes day-to-day engagement with our Slack group, helping to triage GitHub issues, hacking on demos, writing blog posts and technical guides, and more. We are looking for a self-directed leader who wants to build a developer community while staying hands on with technology. Textile, Remote.

Fullstack Engineer (opens new window): Textile's web products and services are written primarily in Golang and TypeScript, and communicate with Textile's core gRPC services. You will own the end user experience and have full ownership over the product stack, from research and development to implementation and production monitoring. Textile, Remote.