IPFS Weekly 95
by Jenn Turner on 2020-07-01
Welcome to IPFS Weekly #95
Here’s what’s happening in the InterPlanetary File System galaxy! 🚀
go-ipfs 0.6.0 adds QUIC transport and more!
Late last week, go-ipfs 0.6.0 arrived, bringing with it the QUIC transport, the Noise Security Transport, the ability to customize 404 pages, Gossipsub upgraded to v1.1, and many bugfixes.
NEW: IPFS Mobile Design guidelines
Researcher Jim Kosem shared his findings and recommendations after extensive work examining mobile user patterns in P2P activities and how browsers influence these.
Tell us your journey exploring the IPFS ecosystem
Protocol Labs is conducting video interviews with IPFS developers to get a sense of the different journeys folks take while navigating the decentralized ecosystem. Take this survey to express your interest in telling your story!
Thursday is the last day to join HackFS
HackFS is a hackathon focused on building the foundation for Web3: a digital world that is censorship-resistant, decentralized, and trustless. ETHGlobal partnered with Protocol Labs to run an event centered on dapps, web3, decentralized storage, and everything in between.
Quote of the week
Brand new on IPFS
- Demystifying Digital Identity Part 2, from 3Box, introduces a blueprint for a complete identity standard.
- Pin to IPFS with Fleek Storage JS! It’s now easier than ever to upload and pin files.
- How Berty Works: Learn everything you need to know about Berty and how it works in this series.
- Claim this IPFS Design Bounty, and earn not only the undying love of the IPFS community but cash too!
People build the coolest stuff with IPFS
- Announcing managed Powergate instances — get enterprise access to hosted Filecoin and IPFS resources.
- Pulsarcast: Scalable and reliable pub-sub over P2P networks, implemented on top of libp2p
- IPFS-based browser Galacteek adds support to deliver search queries from Cybers search-engine in its latest release
- Kyber, Contentos, Solana, Ternio and Four Other Partners Launch on Origin’s Dshop, built using the Ethereum blockchain, IPFS, and PGP.
- UnixFS exporting has landed. What comes next for Rust IPFS?
Enroll in the Smart Contracts & IPFS Bootcamp
Learn how to build decentralized applications with Ethereum and IPFS. ChainShot is hosting a two-day workshop teaching participants to build a project fully utilizing both systems.
Job hunting? Work on IPFS!
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
Engineering Manager, IPFS: Engineering managers have the challenging and exciting task of supporting and empowering engineering teams to deliver complex internet-scale systems in an environment defined by curiosity, passion, and a love for open source. Protocol Labs, Remote
IPFS Community Lead: Provide tactical support for the IPFS community, creating a global community strategy, and executing this strategy on the ground! 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
Take care of yourselves and each other. ❤️
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