While looking for an alternative to #Google Photos, I came across something called Recall https://recall.photos.. Which has unlimited free encrypted storage, and the ability to host your own at if you want..
Recall is powered something called #Blockstack, which I'd never heard of... Blockstack has more apps than you can poke a stick at 😲
Something for people to check out https://www.blockstack.org. Certainly worth more investigation
@imattau Interesting. I'd never heard of this either. Would be good to get my photos backups off Amazon Prime, but I wonder how they can afford to offer unlimited free storage to all? Is that bit of it too good to be true?
In particular, the fact that you can't actually mine on the #blockstack chain means it's not actually distributed yet. And the expected yearly hard forks means it's still very early and incomplete. Theory still being tossed around in their FAQ about burn-rate vs mining payouts and leadership elections suggests they haven't really figured out the basics yet.
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