IPFS Weekly 97

by Jenn Turner on 2020-07-22

Welcome to IPFS Weekly #97

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

New from ProtoSchool: free dweb courses

ProtoSchool has created new dweb courses from the many tutorials they offer. Peruse courses on IPFS, Filecoin, Multiformats, and more. With updated content from the latest releases, like js-ipfs 0.48.0!

Discover the courses

What the DHT looks like in v0.5.0

Get ready for a monster post that truly dives deep into the ins and outs of the go-ipfs DHT implementation. If you want to learn a thing or two about how DHTs work, and how we made the implementation used by IPFS faster and more resilient, read on!

Take a deep dive

Quote of the week

js-ipfs v0.48.0 is here!

The latest iteration of the JavaScript implementation of your favorite protocol has now reached v0.48.0! This release includes much better default connectivity, a smaller blockstore, a more intuitive API, and loads of new features and bugfixes.

Read the release notes now

Brand new on IPFS

People build the coolest stuff with IPFS

Introducing a decentralized game using Unity, IPFS, GitHub, Fleek, Unstoppable Domains, and Pinata.

Catch up on the IPFS Local Offline Collaboration WG monthly call with design researcher Jim Kosem.

Why a DAO for Berty?

InfiNFT is a new token minting platform using IPFS featured in this roundup of promising longterm Ethereum projects.

Check out ChainShot Shield built with Merkle Trees, DAGs, the IPFS DAG & File API, and a smart contract game that mapped to CIDs on IPFS during the IPFS & Ethereum Workshop last week!

Meet the HackFS teams using IPFS to showcase the power of Web3!

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

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