Issue 1: Can blockchain fix social media? What's the next big step for the internet? +more

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Decentralized Web
Decentralized Web

Hand-picked reading related to blockchain, cryptocurrencies, and the people and protocols behind the imminent new future of the internet. From the founders of Blockstack, a new internet for decentralized apps.

Happy Wednesday everyone, thanks for being a subscriber to the Decentralized Web Startup Digest, Ryan and I are excited to curate what we think are the most important articles in the world of decentralization each week. As we go, we’d love your suggestions and feedback, we want to make this valuable for you.
We’ll keep each edition loaded (but not overloaded) with links to articles, podcasts, research, tweets, and more that will help you stay in the know.
This first edition covers some exciting developments where blockchain and decentralized applications are meeting social media, 2 great podcasts, and a piece from the Guardian that is a great starting place to orient yourself to the decentralized web and what the future may hold.
Thanks for reading and have a great week,
Muneeb & Ryan
The decentralised web, or DWeb, could be a chance to take control of our data back from the big tech firms. So how does it work and when will it be here?

Stealthy wants to become the WeChat of blockchain apps – TechCrunch

Podcast | Episode #1 - The Internet 3.0

Podcast | Off the Chain by Anthony Pompliano

Decentralizing the World Tour | New York | Blockstack
Powered by Blockstack, this tour will host thought leaders, luminaries, and special guests for important conversations and presentations
As the US Congress continues its inquiry into the impact of foreign influence campaigns on social media platforms, allegations of bias in how their feeds display content, and their responsibility to ensure accuracy of information, the government and platforms at least rhetorically agree that regulation is coming. Decentralized alternatives, whose rules and accountability are…   •   Share
Techstars Startup Digest Decentralized Web is curated by:
Muneeb Ali Muneeb Ali - CEO, Blockstack
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