Combining Blockchain and File Storage Might Just Decentralize the Internet

Eric Wang is a co-founder at the Archon Cloud, a blockchain-based file storage system, where he leads research and other efforts.

TL;DR: This article describes the emergence and potential impact of file storage systems based on blockchain technology. Blockchain-based File Storage (BFS) is a promising alternative to both centralized storage and non-incentivized P2P file systems. If BFS can overcome the many usability and technological challenges it faces, it can potentially become the de facto storage infrastructure, catalyzing a decentralized internet.

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https://hackernoon.com/combining-blockchain-and-file-storage-might-just-decentralize-the-internet-d94c2701a8fa?source=rss----3a8144eabfe3---4

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