The world doesn't need a new Facebook, it needs a new internet

Low-level P2P protocols and decentralizing technology can flourish in the aftermath of recent scandals. However, without mature underlying infrastructure, including a cryptographic solution to clashing requirements for absolute privacy and total, trustless control over access to one’s data, a blockchain-based social network ‘for the people’ will struggle to retain users.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://blog.nucypher.com/the-world-doesn-t-need-a-new-facebook--it-needs-a-new-internet/