Nikolai for calling it 'decent'; Mick on research questions; Hugh on community currency in a box; Richard Pope on an open replacement for Google Now; Tim Retout on open mail and spam; Co-operative ownership of Internet services.Watch now
Everyone pitches sessions for the second day of the unconference.Watch now
What are the best projects? What as a community will make this work? Ira Bolychevsky, Francis Irving and Blaine Cook from Redecentralize discuss, chaired by David MillerWatch now
Jutta Steiner talks through real world uses of Ethereum, in particular supply chain management.Watch now
Gavin Wood explains what Ethereum is, including its unusual properties as a singular, global computer.Watch now
Vinay Gupta gives the cultural history of crypto, explaining where Ethereum comes from. Why does the only crypto used so far enable trade? Can we have democratic respresentation for users of decentralized systems?Watch now
dr electronic max @emax talks about PIES - Personal Information Environments, and keeping data for a lifetime.Watch now
Andrei - SoLID, Nick - Running your own Email, Odvar - Matrix.org, Hugh - CClite and blockchains, Tristan - Cozy Cloud, Christoph - Cloudfleet.io, Blaine - Formats and standards, Eva - Digital Bill of Rights / CybersalonWatch now
Ira introduces the Redecentralize Conference 2015, and then everyone pitches sessions that they want to happen.Watch now
Dates are 17th & 18th October — in London, UK
When the web was created, it was open, free and decentralized. Anyone could share information and connect. Now it's home to vast monopolies. Many people's primary internet experience is limited to facebook. Even email runs on proprietary platforms.
We lack genuine choice and the freedom to disagree with their terms and conditions. It is time to push back and build alternatives... and ensure a future with competition, innovation, resilience, open standards and privacy.