June 23rd, 2021 | 44 mins 6 secs
blockchain, messaging, networking, privacy, zero knowledge, zksnark
This week, Anna chats with Oskar Thoren and Sanaz Taheri-Boshrooyeh from Status to learn about their work on Waku & Waku2, a decentralized messaging protocol incorporating zk-SNARKs for spam protection.
December 4th, 2019 | 1 hr 10 mins
blockchain, decentralised storage, filecoin, incentive design, ipfs, networking, protocol developement, protocol labs
In this week's episode, we chat with Juan Benet, founder of Protocol Labs, about IPFS, Libp2p, and the much anticipated incentivised decentralised storage protocol Filecoin. We dig into the history of the Filecoin project, the gap in the “market” they are trying to fill, the challenges they have found in the development of the Filecoin protocol and the latest tech they are exploring.
October 3rd, 2018 | 49 mins 20 secs
blockchain, messaging, networking, p2p, web3
In this week's episode, we sit down with Henri Pihkala from Streamr to talk p2p messaging and what it means. We cover topics like pub-sub, compare it to whisper, talk about the needs of different messaging systems.
January 18th, 2018 | 55 mins 37 secs
blockchain, decentralization, mining, networking, p2p, storage
Part 2 in our series on decentralized storage: Solutions. In this episode, we look at the problems decentralised storage are trying to solve, interesting projects trying to tackle these problems and some of the implications.