Maybe We Shouldn’t Want a Fully Decentralized Web

Why I have stopped with IPFS and the distributed web

Alessandro Segala
The Startup

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Cover photo by Sander Weeteling (Unsplash)

I spent a large part of 2019 working with the distributed and decentralized web, especially IPFS, also known as the “Inter-Planetary File System”. I’ve written a few articles on the topic, on how you can host a web app on IPFS, one of which even ended up on the front page of HackerNews.

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Alessandro Segala
The Startup

Cooker of great risotto. Sometimes tech nerd. Driving dev tools, @code & open source @Microsoft @Azure ☁️ Opinions are mine 🇮🇹🇨🇦🇺🇸