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It is looking more and more like we will have to abandon the internet at some point. Create a new grassroots network and attempt to improve on all the ways the internet has been abused.

@kelbot In what sense? The infrastructure itself or creating new decentralized protocols and practices? I have been following Blockstack for a while and I think they have an interesting approach plus already have a growing catalogue of decentralized apps that run on the network. Not sure if it will take off though.

@unicornfarts I'm not sure. At least the first one and possibly also the second one. It's just that big companies and idiotic/incompetent/evil governments have too much control and influence now. I don't see that reversing either. The only option may be to stay ahead of them and start something new and different that skirts their opression for a while at least.

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