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Re: [GNUnet-developers] Tim Berners-Lee, reinventing GNUnet via Solid (s
carlo von lynX
Re: [GNUnet-developers] Tim Berners-Lee, reinventing GNUnet via Solid (sort of)
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:46:40 +0200
On Wed, Apr 19, 2017 at 02:56:49PM +0200, Jeff Burdges wrote:
> I think Matrix is broadly considered promising, but afaik they cannot do
> anything high latency, so metadata leakage galore.
Matrix is federated, like XMPP, like e-mail, like Mastodon.
Like all federated technologies it will only start doing
a decent job servicing a large chunk of humanity when
there is a large corporate offering running in the cloud.
In 1995 I thought federation was the future. Since 2009
I've been looking into distributed systems. Because I've
worn the wrong t-shirt already. Unfortunately 95% of
humanity are still out to buy that t-shirt.
E-mail is public! Talk to me in private using encryption: