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Filecoin Liftoff Week Closing AMA
October 24, 2020

Filecoin Liftoff Week Closing AMA

To conclude Filecoin Liftoff Week, the Filecoin Team hosted a live AMA with the Filecoin community. On October 23rd we hosted the final Liftoff Week AMA, answering 10+ questions regarding Filecoin launch, storing, and building on the network.

Liftoff Day 5 Recap: On the Shoulders of Giants
October 23, 2020

Liftoff Day 5 Recap: On the Shoulders of Giants

Today we wrapped up day 5 at Filecoin Liftoff Week - our final day. We heard from Filecoin founder Juan Benet, Ethereum co-founder Joe Lubin, Blockchain Association Executive Director Kristin Smith, Hyperledger Executive Director Brian Behlendorf, Head of Blockchain and DLT at the World Economic Forum Sheila Warren, and more. Here are some highlights from today’s “Future of Filecoin” events.

Liftoff Day 4 Recap: Storage for a Better Future
October 22, 2020

Liftoff Day 4 Recap: Storage for a Better Future

Today we wrapped up day 4 at Filecoin Liftoff Week. We heard from builders, entrepreneurs, and activists across the Web3 ecosystem and beyond, including Internet Archive founder Brewster Kahle, Pinata’s CTO Matt Ober and CEO Kyle Tut, Livepeer founder Doug Petkanics, Carbon Five principal developer Hannah Howard, and Jonathan Dotan of the Stanford Center for Blockchain Research, and more. Here are some highlights from today’s “Store on Filecoin” events, and a snapshot of what’s in store for tomorrow.

Bridging the Filecoin and Ethereum Communities
October 22, 2020

Bridging the Filecoin and Ethereum Communities

Building a decentralized data and transaction infrastructure for the future of the internet depends upon interoperation between decentralized protocols like Ethereum, Filecoin, and IPFS. That’s why we’re excited to announce Protocol Labs’ expanded collaboration with ConsenSys, one of the most trusted software engineering leaders in the Ethereum space.

How Filecoin Supports Video Storage
October 22, 2020

How Filecoin Supports Video Storage

Since its inception, Filecoin’s mission has been to store the world’s most valuable information. Today, video is a prominent source of communication and content on the web. And nearly every new device is equipped with a camera, making it easier than ever to capture and document the world around us. So it makes sense that a host of new tools and services are being built with Filecoin to store video data.

Liftoff Day 3 Recap: The Holy Grail of the Blockchain Ecosystem
October 21, 2020

Liftoff Day 3 Recap: The Holy Grail of the Blockchain Ecosystem

Today we wrapped up day 3 at Filecoin Liftoff Week. We heard from developers across the Web3 ecosystem, including Ethereum co-founder Joe Lubin, Filecoin product lead Pooja Shah, Infura senior engineer Tim Myers, Aave CEO Stani Kulechov, and Ren CTO Loong Wang. Here are some highlights from today’s “Build on Filecoin” agenda, and a snapshot of what’s in store for tomorrow.

Filecoin Liftoff Week AMA
October 21, 2020

Filecoin Liftoff Week AMA

As a part of Filecoin Liftoff Week, the Filecoin team are hosting live AMAs with the Filecoin community. On October 21st our team hosted the first AMA, answering 20+ questions on Filecoin Launch, cryptoeconomics, and Filecoin mining.

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Liftoff Day 2 Recap: Growing Filecoin’s Island Economy
October 20, 2020

Liftoff Day 2 Recap: Growing Filecoin’s Island Economy

Today we wrapped up day 2 at Filecoin Liftoff Week. We heard from mining experts across the Web3 ecosystem, including solo Filecoin miner Benjamin Hoesjbo, Node Factory CEO Belma Gutlic, IPFSMain Co-founder Neo Ge, Chainsafe lead engineer Elizabeth Binks, and many many more. Here are some highlights from today’s “Mine on Filecoin” agenda, and a snapshot of what’s in store for tomorrow.

Liftoff Day 1 Recap
October 20, 2020

Liftoff Day 1 Recap

Yesterday we wrapped up Day 1 at Filecoin Liftoff Week. We heard from Filecoin founder, Juan Benet, Polychain Capital founder Olaf Carlson-Wee, Stanford Professor, Dan Boneh, outside general counsel Marta Belcher, and more. Here are some highlights from the day, and a snapshot of what’s in store for Day 2.

Filecoin Implementations Progress Update
October 20, 2020

Filecoin Implementations Progress Update

One of Filecoin’s launch goals has always been to have multiple independent protocol implementations to help secure the network. This update details the recent progress toward that goal, and next steps for each of the four major implementations.