IPFS

  • Filecoin’s ICO opens today for accredited investors after raising $52M from advisers

    Filecoin’s ICO opens today for accredited investors after raising $52M from advisers

    Filecoin, the much-anticipated cryptocurrency that will eventually power a distributed file storage system, is opening its ICO today at 12pm PT / 3pm ET today. Last week Filecoin concluded a much talked about “advisor” sale that brought in a total of $52M from ~150 investors including Sequoia Capital, Andreessen Horowitz, Union Square Ventures, Winklevoss Capital and about 100… Read More

  • Why The Internet Needs IPFS Before It’s Too Late Crunch Network

    Why The Internet Needs IPFS Before It’s Too Late

    IPFS isn’t exactly a well-known technology yet, even among many in the Valley, but it’s quickly spreading by word of mouth among folks in the open-source community. Many are excited by its potential to greatly improve file transfer and streaming speeds across the Internet. From my personal perspective, however, it’s actually much more important than that. IPFS eliminates the… Read More