an offline gathering for peer-to-peer conspirators artists and estranged developers
three speakers will elaborate on the topic of mesh networks a saturday afternoon in late october
after the talks there will be food to enjoy at self-cost while we chat our way into the evening
a talk on scuttlebutt and how it can be transformative for society, decentralizing and enabling local community development free of big corp. scuttlebutt is a fast growing decentralized social network. as an alternative to the large corporate social networks it enables autonomy for the users and a free zone from big data harvesting.
protocol lead at datproject
how is exploring the p2p web going to feel like in practice? how do search engines and things like that work? showing how things are today by showcasing some of the fun and weird stuff that's already out there.
open source hacker
peer to peer networks present interesting challenges beyond the classic internet. this talk will cover why cryptography is central to all p2p networks, different modes of communication, their properties and present the node.js module 'noise-peer' as a modular solution to the varied communication and trust scenarios present in p2p networks.